Wuv’s Hamburgers, Not Just Another South Florida Burger Chain

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“We wuv Wuv’s…and we’d love you to wuv Wuv’s with us!” “A Fresh Idea in Fast Food” “Get Fresh at Wuv’s” Any of those sound familiar to you? Well, if you were around from 1976 through 1981 then there’s a pretty good chance you’ll remember Wuv’s Hamburgers. Wuv’s was founded by Jack Penrod (Nikki Beach) […]

Burger King & The First 10 Miami Locations #ThrowbackThursday

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If you live in Miami and drive with any frequency to the Airport or Miami Beach, I will assume you’ve seen the giant Burger King building located right off of the Dolphin Expressway(SR836) on the NW 57th Street exit. I would also like to assume that you know that Burger King has been headquartered in […]

Remember The 2 White Castles In Miami? Probably Not #throwbackthursday #tbt

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Whenever I mention that White Castle existed in Miami, most folks think I’m confused with Royal Castle but I’m not. I own a book called By The Sackful and in it on page 104 there’s this: A White Castle-shaped spaceship landing pad in Miami! Billy Ingram retired to Miami in 1958 and built three Castles […]

History Of The Burger Beastmobile #tbt #throwbackthursday

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Since three years have pass I thought it might be cool to write up the entire experience of the Burger Beastmobile, even though it really only lasted a couple of montsh I still have folks emailing me to hire the Beastmobile for catering. When I first mentioned that there was a Burger Beast Food Truck […]

Just Recently There Was A Big Boy In Florida #tbt

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I grew up eating at Bob’s Big Boy during summers when I visited my grandmother who lived in Glendale, California. I was hoping to recapture some of that magical time in my life by hitting up a Big Boy that I had heard had opened up in Sanford, Florida. In Feb of 2009 I made […]