Sami’s Pizza & Grill – Marco Island, Florida

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Years back I had stopped into Sami’s Pizza & Grill when it was a convenience store (Sami’s Kwik Stop) that was just starting to sell Pizza. I didn’t think much of it then when I dropped in to get some colas nor did I realize they would be expanding to full fledged restaurant. So, my […]

Enjoy Lucha Libre, Mariachis, Mexican Food & More This Saturday

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EL MAIN EVENTO sponsored by Downstairs Markets & El Rey de las Fritas is back for its 4th consecutive year! We’re celebrating Mexican culture with Mariachis, Margaritas, a Burrito Eating Contest, Food Trucks and Lucha Libre. Yes, actual Wrestling in a Ring! All ages welcome and admission is FREE. Well behaved children and pets are […]

Mi Rinconcito Mexicano & La Migaja Should Be In Your Restaurant Rotation

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It’s been well over 5 years since I posted anything on the Burger Beast blog about my favorite Mexican place, Mi Rinconcito Mexicano in Little Havana. My wife’s Mexican born friend swears by the food here and well, so do we. We eat here at least once a month. I’ve never had a bad meal in […]

El Jefe Luchador Opens Up In Boca Town Center Mall Today

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It’s hard to believe that almost 3 years have passed since the opening of the original El Jefe Luchador in Deerfield Beach. El Jefe Luchador is Mexican Street Food with upgraded ingredients, flavor twists and a Lucha Libre theme. Those of you in Boca Raton are in for treat as E&M Munchies (Charm City Burger Company, El Jefe Luchador […]

El Main Evento Celebration With Elotes, Burritos And Lucha Libre

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Last night was my 2nd annual Mexican Independence Day Celebration, El Main Evento. The idea behind the event was to combine all of the things I love from Mexican culture including of course the Food, Mariachis and Lucha Libre. I threw in a Burrito Contest also for the fun of it. Each of the 17 […]

Michoacana Ice Cream – Naples, Florida

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I had eyed Michoacana Ice Cream on my drive to and from Naples on the previous day but the rain made it impossible to stop. On our way back to Miami, my wife Marcela wanted to check out the Thrift Store in the same strip mall as Michoacana so it was on. There’s a bunch […]

El Jefe Luchador Is Coming To Deerfield Beach Spring 2011!

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El Jefe Luchador is brought to you by the folks who brought you Charm City Burger Company, It’s going to be an authentic Mexican taqueria with a Mexican Wrestling theme. Tacos Al Pastor are on the menu and that alone sounds good to me. It should be open in Deerfield Beach sometime Spring 2011.

Ernesto’s Taco Shop – Cutler Bay, Florida

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A friend on mine loves Ernesto’s Taco Shop in Cutler Bay and asked that I meet her here for a late lunch. She claimed to have a surprise for me. As I walk up the door I see the surprise is, the old 1940s/1950s terrazzo floor from Royal Castle is still intact at Ernesto’s. Wow, […]

Don Chile – Coral Gables, Florida

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A friend of mine told that I had to check out Don Chile. My wife’s family are giant Mexican food fans so they came along for the ride. The decor inside gave the illusion that this was going to be pretty legit, but I was wrong. To say that I was disappointed would be the […]