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    September 3, 2014

    Cheesesteak Experience Closes After "Problem with Contractor and Landlord"

    Open since 2006 on the corner A1A and Oakland Park Blvd. in the Galt Ocean Mile, the Cheesesteak Experience has been slinging authentic Philly cheese steaks with South Philly sirloin, rolls from the Amoroso bakery (shipped daily) and Cheez Whiz. The "Whiz wit?" ethos has never been more resplendent ... More >>

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    March 26, 2014

    Find Your Favorite Major Metropolis Inspired Foods at City-Eatz in Fort Lauderdale

    The cheesesteak is the kind of thing that when you get it, you need it to be good. The bread needs to be just right, the cheese has to be Whiz, and the beef -- well, it's the point. At City-Eatz, which opened last February in the Pompano Flea Market Festival Mall, they get that. Owner Gary Roskin g ... More >>

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    December 6, 2013

    Ten Best Cheesesteaks in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    The cheesesteak is one of the most well-known - and controversial - of sandwiches. The king of hoagies, subs, and sammiches, it truly is a thing of beauty, judged only by it's melty-mess-making ability. What makes a cheesesteak? Let us begin with the roll, that chewy Italian bread many out-of-tow ... More >>

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    July 26, 2013

    E&J's Sandwich Shop Now Brings Subs and Burgers to Your Boat

    We are trying to think of something that sounds more uniquely Floridian than getting food delivered to your boat, but we're having a hard time coming up with anything. Valet parking at the beach? Tan senior citizens in banana hammocks? People handing out mangos at the office? Oh, Florida. E&J's S ... More >>

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    January 7, 2013

    In Pompano: Grand Opening of The Beach Grille and City's Oceanfront Redevelopment Project

    This week, the City of Pompano Beach will be celebrating the grand opening of a new restaurant, one of the first establishments to claim a spot in the newly redeveloped oceanfront strip off East Atlantic Blvd. Over the past year the Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) -- through ... More >>

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    December 7, 2012

    First Look: The Sports Page Bar & Grill Serves the Coldest Beer in West Palm Beach (Thanks to Chill-Rite Draft System)

    In a city at risk of sports bar fatigue, the new Sports Page Bar and Grill in West Palm Beach is serving up something new and different unlike any bar in the area.No, it's not the 47 high-definition TVs (some of which are mini-screens dedicated to a single booth or high-top table) scattered througho ... More >>

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    October 5, 2012

    Snowbird Dining Guide: Ten South Florida Restaurants to Hit Up

    My local friends, we're only weeks away from the snowbirds flocking to South Florida to clog our roads, retail stores, and restaurants. You'll start to fill your bumper-to-bumper mornings by counting the Quebec license plates and wondering if you can teach our French-Canadian guests enough English s ... More >>

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    October 4, 2012

    Mitt Romney Wins Debate by Way of Lies, Lies, and More Lies

    Wake up this morning and the consensus is that Mittington Willard Romnom RoboRomney Mittbot won the first presidential debate over Velvet Thunder Barack. Most pundits on Twitter and your mother agree. Romney was feisty, aggressive, kind of a dick, and on the offense. Meanwhile, Obama was a big ... More >>

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    June 17, 2011

    Miramar Town Center Hosts Food Truck Roundup This Saturday

    The Flying Saucer food truck serves 25 sauces to go with your wings and sliders.​Food trucks are really starting to love Broward County. What started as maybe one food truck roundup every other month or so has turned into a minor craze. A food truck roundup can be confusing. With so m ... More >>

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    February 25, 2011

    Daft Punk Partners With Coca-Cola

    Bonsaichop via Wikimedia CommonsHarder, Better, Faster, Stronger Coca-Cola​In this week's head scratching celebrity/corporate moment of "synergy" Rolling Stone (via Hype Beast) is reporting that French duo Daft Punk is hooking up with Coca-Cola to launch a special edition release of Daft Punk-insp ... More >>

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    February 9, 2011

    W Hotel Fort Lauderdale Trendier Than Every Other American Hotel, Says TripAdvisor

    The Epitome of Trendiness. Did you know its towers were built to resemble a sailboat?​The W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale is the trendiest hotel in the country, according to TripAdvisor -- an upscale win for the changing face of Fort Liquordale (Fort Martinidale?). So why, with the bounties of trendy i ... More >>

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    February 3, 2011
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    January 21, 2011

    Cereal: Pair It with Wine

    laffy4k​There are the people that strictly eat it for breakfast, those that rely on it for snacking during the 3 p.m. slump, those that use it to lose weight, and those that eat it all day.Charlie likes to pair it with wine.Say what? No, it's not a slang word for crack; it's the same old breakfast ... More >>

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    October 4, 2010

    Big Al's Cheese Steaks Opens in Boynton Beach

    ​Big Al's just got a little bigger with the debut of its third South Florida cheese steakery, this one in Boynton Beach.  The latest Big Al's Steaks (1000 N. Congress Ave., 561-424-0089) is the largest of the trio (the other two are in Coconut Creek and Delray Beach), with indoor and outdoor ... More >>

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    September 22, 2010

    $10 Lunch: JB's Cheesesteaks

    ​The deal: This mobile food truck serving comforting street food is stationed at the courthouse parking lot on SE First Ave. between 6th and 7th streets in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Check out our complete guide to South Florida Food Trucks, which has JB's listed plus much more.What you get: A gooe ... More >>

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    July 26, 2010

    $10 Lunch: Mr. Nick's Sub Shoppe

    ​The deal: This blue shack is little more than a takeout window with a modest porch and a few patio tables, but it gets packed during the week with area workers looking to grab a quick lunch to go. It's been open in Fort Lauderdale since 1975 and is famous for cheese steaks.What you get: There are ... More >>

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    February 9, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Cheesesteak From Sonny's Famous Steak Hogies

    Brett Gillin​ As a countdown to the Best Of Broward Palm Beach 2010, coming in May, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida. Send your own nominations to

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    November 3, 2009

    Food Fight: Cheese Steaks

    ​In the interest of full disclosure: I was born in Philadelphia. Therefore, along with being a completely obnoxious sports fan, I have a special place in my clogged arteries for cheese steaks. I also get upset when I see the words "Philly Cheese Steak" on a menu only to find out they're just servi ... More >>

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    July 28, 2009

    Slideshow: Behind the Scenes at Big Al's Steak

    Photo by Michele Sandberg​Philly may be far away, but that doesn't stop Big Al's Steak from serving authentic cheese-steak sandwiches to South Floridians. With locations in Coconut Creek and Delray Beach, the sandwiches are done so authentically that they even include the Cheese Whiz and include a ... More >>

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    July 1, 2009

    Top of the Morning: Top Five Sandwich Shops

    There's nothing like a top five list to get the juices flowing on a Wednesday. Today, we're listing the top five places to grab sandwiches in Broward and Palm Beach. The list is in no particular order, but you can bet that you'll be pleased with the results at any of these restaurants. My advice on ... More >>

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    May 7, 2009

    Sonny's Famous Steak Hogies in Pictures

    Located in Hollywood, Sonny's Famous Steak Hogies gets a lot of buzz amongst cheese steak aficionados. Since they don't call them Philly cheese steaks, they're excused from using Cheez Whiz. Instead, they'll use mozzarella, provolone, or American to top their hogies. Check back Monday for a review. ... More >>

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    April 8, 2009

    Ford's Hybrid Saves Liberals, One Rental Car at a Time

    It's hard to be a card-carrying, foreign-car-driving, alt-weekly-newspaper-working, Cheez Whiz-loving liberal these days. The conservatives say President Obama's corporate bailouts amount to socialism, and who knows if they're right, because they kind of lost me at the first trillion. So that's why ... More >>

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    January 8, 2009
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    May 29, 2008
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    October 26, 2006

    Eat My Meat

    Most Uruguayans chomp down that stuff grilling on the parrilla — and little else.

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    March 18, 2004

    Hail to the Beef

    In the Pines, Mr. Kerry, the BBQ is fine

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    March 18, 2004