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EatBeat: Blowout Party for Boca Burger Battle Set for July 14

July 9th, 2012 · 2 Comments


Gimme a Burger’s Wolf Burger /photo from gimmeaburger.com

Sanborn Square in downtown Boca Raton is the setting for the inaugural Boca Burger Battle – a showdown among local chefs and caterers for the title of Best Burger.

Twenty chefs and cooks will be vying for the burger crown by preparing their version of a burger – be it vegan, beef, fish or “other.”

Burger cooks from South Palm Beach County area

Those in the burger throwdown include:

  • Biergarten, Boca Raton
  • Gimme A Burger, Deerfield Beach
  • BigJoe’s Burgers and Wines, Boca Raton
  • Brewzzi, Boca Raton
  • Red’s Backwoods BBQ, Boca Raton
  • Boardwood Fresh Burger and Fries, Boca Raton
  • Brickyard Micro Brewery, Boca Raton
  • Saquella Cafe, Boca Raton
  • English Tap & Beer Garden, Boca Raton
  • Smash Burger, Coral Springs
  • Rebel House, Boca Raton
  • Super Dave’s Diner, Boca Raton
  • Morton’s Steak House, Boca Raton
  • 4th Generation Organic Market, Boca Raton
  • Sultan Express, Boca Raton
  • Sea Level, Boca Raton
  • HiWay Burger, Delray Beach
  • The Pub, Pembroke Pines
  • Irie Spice, Fort Lauderdale
  • Prosecco Cafe, Palm Beach Gardens

Other festivities on site

The Resolvers play a big band style of reggae, with New Orleans funk mixed in.

Along with the burgers, craft brews will be on tap along with specially selected summer wines and spirits.

Performing live is the South Florida “big band reggae” group, the Resolvers.

A garden market and bazaar offers partygoers a shopping experience.

Tickets are $50 in advance, or $75 at the gate and include all foods and beverage samplings.

Festival-goers will get to vote on a burger champion, while a team of judges will name one burger “Best of Show.” Winners will be announced at the festival.

Boca Burger Bash: A Grilling Affair

  • Where: Sanborn Square, at East Boca Raton Road and North Federal Highway, Boca Raton
  • When: Saturday, July 14, 7-10 p.m.
  • Tickets: $50 in advance, $75 at the gate – must be 21 or older
  • Information and to buy tickets: CallĀ 561-338-7594, or visit www.bocaburgerbattle.com


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