ITO Mojitos & Cafecitos – Miami Beach (North), Florida

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ITO is located at the bottom of a hotel in the North part of Miami Beach. It has a parking area separating it from the Beach but this is the part of Miami Beach that I like, not filled with sunburned tourists. I take a seat at one of the outdoor tables and without even […]

180 Degrees at the DRB, A Must Eat Kinda Situation

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in BB Approved, Downtown Miami, Miami-Dade County, Visits by Burger Beast

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 […]

I Think You’ll Love Fritanga Caña Brava Too

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My wife Marcela is Nicaraguan which means two things. First, I’ve eaten from way more Fritangas than your average Miamian. Secondly, there’s little credence placed on my thoughts about Fritangas (Nicaraguan quick service-style restaurant). So of course when I spotted Fritanga Caña Brava and mentioned it to my wife I was shot down, not one but […]

Cerro Negro, A Nicaraguan Restaurant In Fountainbleau

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First thing is first, Cerro Negro is a Nicaraguan restaurant not a Fritanga. If you’re not even sure what that means (I didn’t before I started dating my wife 15 years ago) even better. Sweetwater is littered full of Nicaraguan businesses and Fritangas seem to make up a large portion of them. Fritangas are the […]

Carne Asada Tortilleria Nica – Sweetwater, Florida

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Carne Asada Tortilleria Nica is one of many Fritangas that can be found in Sweetwater. Sweetwater is the hub of the Nicaraguan community in South Florida and el Centro Comercial Managua where Carne Asada Tortilleria Nica Fritanga is located would probably be its White House. You can also find the very popular Raspados Loly in […]

El Palacio De Los Jugos is the Real Miami

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Either you instantly get El Palacio De Los Jugos  or you immediately add to your “do not return list”. Make sure to bring a Spanish speaker with you as its almost like being in a foreign country and that’s part of its charm. El Palacio is the Miami I wish most folks would see when […]