Second City Smoke Named Burger World Champion At 2013 World Food Championships With Results

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Last year, Lucky 13 from Salt Lake City won the World Burger Champion title at the World Food Championships in Las Vegas. This year, Second City Smoke was crowned the 2013 World Burger Champion. They earned their spot at the World Food Championship by winning the qualifying event, Bull Burger Battle in their hometown of Chicago, Il. […]

Las Vegas Burger Competition At MGM Grand Is Part Of Food & Wine All-Star Weekend

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For you Vegas folk, the Food & Wine All Star Weekend is this Friday Oct 4th through Sun Oct 6th. It features a Burger Competition on Saturday Oct 5th (from 1:30-3:30pm) between eight of MGM Grand’s restaurants. The participating restaurants are Tom Coliccio’s Craftsteak, Fiamma Trottoria, Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House, L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon, Michael Mina’s […]

Gordon Ramsay BurGR to open in Las Vegas on December 22nd

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Gordon Ramsay BurGR will be opening at the center-Strip Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on December 22nd. Why BurGR? It’s a name that plays on the celebrity chef’s initials. The BurGR menu will take the traditional burger, fries and milkshake comfort food combination to an entirely new level with selections like pork […]

Harley Davidson Cafe in Las Vegas, Nevada

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There are times when you plan to eat a lot and times when it just happens spontaneously, mostly due to circumstances beyond your control such as too many delectable dishes to choose from. I encountered this situation at the Harley Davidson Cafe.  I innocently arrived at this place with some friends. I was told that […]

Hofbräuhaus in Las Vegas, Nevada

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When I arrived in Las Vegas, one of the places that I knew I had to hit up was Hofbräuhaus. I was in amazement when I walked into the “Beer Hall”, it was immense. Hofbräuhaus is Bavarian and serves imported German beer in gigantic liter steins. You could of course wimp out and get a smaller […]

The Burger Bar in Las Vegas, Nevada

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My bud Yislin ate at Burger Bar and sent me this: I was recently in Las Vegas and very anxious to try out a place I had heard about, through the Burger Beast, called Burger Bar. Burger Bar is located in the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino (aka Mandolin Bay depending on which drunkard you […]