Blue Door Smokehouse – Lexington, Kentucky

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I’m a bit ferklempt right now. When my wife Marcela, my bud John and I walked into Blue Door Smokehouse we had no idea what we were in for. Blue Door is a central Texas chop-house/chop-shop style BBQ joint that serves everything on trays with butcher paper. They’ve got a good 5 or 6 homemade […]

BRGR Stop – Coconut Creek, Florida

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I’m making the return drive from Orlando when traffic gets backed up to a near stand still. We’re dying to just get back and if it wasn’t bad enough, the rain had been following us the entire way. A thought pops into my head. My boy That was Dynamite had been raving to me about […]

The Dutch Oven – Clarksdale, Mississippi

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The Dutch Oven (open since 2003) is housed in an old passenger train depot and best known for its baked goods. It’s only open from 10AM til 3PM on weekdays and closed on weekends. You can read a little more background on them at the Visit Mississippi website. After having many fried meals on my […]

180 Degrees at the DRB, A Must Eat Kinda Situation

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Downtown Miami with its one way roads isn’t exactly my favorite part of town to be driving around in……but, I will make an exception if called for. This is the story of one those exceptions to the Burger Beast “Road Rules“. A few months ago someone tagged me on social media, it was a picture […]

Crackers Casual Dining in Miami Springs Makes Me Feel Good

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There’s no doubt about it, Crackers Casual Dining makes me feel good. I’ve had about 10 meals here over the last two years and there’s only one thing I wouldn’t order again, the Brisket. My bud FGH had the same sentiment when she visited Crackers. Now that we got that out of the way, I […]

Burger Bar in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

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I was so involved with the Hot Dog Fest(s) we had in July that I never wrote about Burger Bar in Palm Beach Gardens. One of the HDFs took place in Jupiter. During the days we were over there I ate multiple times at Burger Bar and enjoyed every meal. I loved everything about the […]

Swank Southern Kitchen – Davie, Florida – CLOSED

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Swank Southern Kitchen is part of this Southern Food resurgence that has finally found its way to South Florida. I went in solo which kinda limited how many things I was gonna order off of the menu (not really). Just on first impressions, the restaurant itself is beautiful. Let’s hope the food matches the decor. […]

BurgerQue – Ft. Myers, Florida

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BurgerQue is not a fast food joint. Most folks will take one look at it and assume that which is bad for 2 reasons. First, the food is not fast food as there is much depth of flavor and secondly you’re not gonna get your order in 120 seconds. It’s gonna take a little longer […]

Mr. Good Stuff – Miami Food Truck

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Mr. Good Stuff Food Truck is all about stuffing you. They have 5 signature arepas aka Lunas (Venezuelan white corn meal arepas). The cornmeal is molded and sliced into a thin pocket (like a pita) and can then be “stuffed” with the meat filling of your choice. There’s also a “stuffed” hot dog, “stuffed” tostones […]

Blue Willy’s Traditional Southern BBQ – Oakland Park, Florida

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As I got off of my car I could smell the glorious smell of the smoker a good 100 feet from me. Blue Willy’s BBQ is a large trailer, part of which is the smoker brightening up my day. I was with my cousin Chunktronics and after taking a good long look at the menu […]