Openings and Closings

BurgerFi Coming to Davie

BurgerFi is in expansion mode with the opening of a new restaurant in Davie.

The fast casual restaurant that features all-natural, farm-raised beef free of hormones, opens its doors in Davie on Tuesday, January 22, at 1904 S. University Drive.

This is the lucky 13th Florida location, with more to come.

Read also:
- Mitt Romney Eats Healthy at BurgerFi
- Sofia Vergara Visits BurgerFi in Delray Beach


The chain opened its first location in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea just two years ago, and quickly expanded throughout the state and into Georgia, Texas, North Carolina, New York, and Connecticut. The restaurant plans to open 150 locations nationwide, in what they term "BurgerFication"

In addition to its custom-made burgers, BurgerFi offers specialty hot dogs, fresh-cut French fries, oversized onion rings, concretes, craft beer, and wine.

Each BurgerFi is decorated with furniture made from recycled materials, and most feature indoor and outdoor seating.

BurgerFi

gained some publicity in recent months for attracting celebrity diners.

Just before the Presidential debates at nearby Lynn University, Republican candidate Mitt Romney dropped in for a meal, and more recently bombshell Sofia Vergara dined at the burger joint in Delray Beach.



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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times, covering the restaurant and bar scene in South Florida. She has been featured on Cooking Channel’s Eat Street and Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Doss won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature on what it’s like to wait tables. In a previous life, she appeared off-Broadway and shook many a cocktail as a bartender at venues in South Florida and New York City. When she’s not writing, you can find Doss running some marathon then celebrating at the nearest watering hole.
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