Oct 232011
Velvet Cream

Yesterday the family and I took a trip to Cedar Hill Farm. We make this annual trek to Hernando, MS just prior to Halloween to visit the pumpkin patch, corn maze and hay ride with the kids while snapping photos the entire time. This year, I was especially excited to get to Hernando. It also happens to be the home of Velvet Cream, otherwise know as “The Dip”. Velvet Cream is another burger joint that [full post]

Oct 212011
Readers' Poll Winner: Alex's Tavern

Each year the Memphis Flyer does a Best of Memphis review. It includes everything from car dealerships to radio personalities to hair salons to food categories. I enjoy the hype leading up to the results and anxiously await that special issue to be dropped at my office. It’s very prestigious and the winners earn bragging rights for the entire year. For as long as I can remember, Huey’s has been winning the Best Burger category. [full post]

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Oct 202011
Arcade Restaurant

Back in August, WKNO Memphis ran a Local Color episode dedicated to the best burgers of the Midsouth. One of the burgers featured, and voted #5 in their viewer poll, was the Arcade Restaurant cheeseburger. Since then, that burger as been on the Best Memphis Burger radar. The Arcade is Memphis’ oldest restaurant. It’s still open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Arcade was opened by Speros Zepatos in 1919 after emigrating from Greece. [full post]