Chuck Wagon – Miami, Florida

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in BB Approved, Coral Terrace, Kendall, Miami, Miami-Dade County, Visits by Burger Beast, West Kendall

Chuck Wagon is a mini chain (3 locations) of western themed restaurants located in Miami on the outskirts of Westchester (7355 Bird Rd) in Coral Terrace, Kendall (7628 SW 117 Ave) and West Kendall (11230 SW 137 Ave). *The original location (Kendall) has been in operation since the early 1970’s and the one I ate […]

Magic City Pizza on the Outskirts of Westchester

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Magic City Pizza had the unenviable task of opening up in the same spot where my beloved That Pizza Place on Coral Way was. What that essentially means is that I was gonna have a certain of expectation even though I know they’re not the same owners. Yes, I know….how Yelp of me. On my […]

The Last Royal Castle Is In Miami #tbt

Posted on 16 CommentsPosted in BB Approved, Gladview, Miami, Miami-Dade County, Visits, Visits by Burger Beast

It’s unbelievable to think that the Royal Castle chain at its peak in the late 1960s had 179 locations throughout Florida, Georgia and Louisiana, 40 of which were in Dade, Broward & Monroe counties. Now, there is one Royal Castle left at 2700 NW 79th Avenue. There’s been a recent update on the lighted menu […]

Cochon 555 Crowns Jose Mendin Of Pubbelly

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I didn’t attend Cochon 555 but I received this and thought it was worthy of passing along. Congrats to a great Chef and also a great dude on the win, Jose Mendin. COCHON 555 CROWNS CHEF JOSE MENDIN OF THE PUBBELLY GROUP MIAMI’S PRINCE OF PORC IN 6TH ANNUAL EPIC PORK FESTIVAL Culinary Competition Promoting Family […]

Fantastic Pastelitos Delivers To Your Home

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I’m about to tell you about a company that is going to send shivers down your spine. Why? They deliver Pastelitos to your home or job!!! I know, I know….if you’d like to name your first born after me I totally understand. So yeah, Fantastic Pastelitos delivers Pastelitos, Empanadas, Croquetas, and Pies to either your […]

Night Owl Cookie Company Delivers Late Night Greatness

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A few weeks ago I came across Night Owl Cookie Company online and I thought what a great idea. I figured I would wait for the right opportunity to order from them. Last night my wife Marcela was out with our friend Yislin at the Depeche Mode concert which left me alone at home with […]

Who Knew La Rosa In Flagami Delivers?

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Since 1970 La Rosa has been serving Cuban Cuisine in the Flagami area of Miami, right near the Miami Airport. Less than a block from here is another one of my Cuban comfort food favorites, El Caribe Cafe. My family gathers once a week for dinner at La Rosa, usually on Sunday afternoons. I rarely […]

The Viewing Party For Burger Land At El Mago De Las Fritas

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On Monday April 22nd El Mago de las Fritas hosted a viewing party for the new episode of Travel Channel’s Burger Land hosted by George Motz which was shot in Miami and features El Rey De Las Fritas, El Mago De Las Fritas & Pincho Factory. I make an appearance in the segments about El Mago […]

Sweet Dogs – Miami, Florida

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I live about 4 or 5 blocks from Sweet Dogs. Late last year I remember driving right by the sign and saying to myself, was this always here? It wasn’t opened yet and then all of a sudden a few days later I saw the hurricane shutters open but I had just eaten some Shake […]

Buena Vista Deli – Miami, Florida

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A couple of years ago I was introduced to the wonderful world of Quiche at this same place, Buena Vista Deli. It was like the day I learned to ride a bike or when I realized I disliked Lettuce, in other words….a day I won’t forget. I love the logo for Buena Vista Deli. An […]