Follow Christopher Duett on Twitter. He would scour yard sales, flea markets, and anywhere else he could find hamburger-related items for his collection.
Do they understand the meaning of "hospitality"? He loves the expression of happiness and disbelief that many people show when they see his home. Great margaritas.
When eBay came along, he started using the internet to amass much of what makes up harrya collection today. At first, it was mostly small things—hamburger salt-and-pepper shakers, hamburger candles, hamburger dog toys, hamburger cookie jars.
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We wanted something a little different this time so we turned to triple D and Guy Fieri for a recommendation. Shrimp, Shrimp and Shrimp!
And the place next door was absolutely packed. Loaded with shrimp, crab meat, fish, smoked sausage, and crawfish She Crab. He tells me the greatest feeling is seeing 's face light up as he rides by them on what seems like a floating cheeseburger.
So he purchased a toy soda, fries, and five hamburgers. We immediately knew that Santa Fe was our new home.
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I have been to hello Harry a few times and loved it every single time! However, when they advertise 'open until late' they mean 9pm. Now, he eats a hamburger once a week or so. Why do you have to close when people are still walking in?
Even with thatthough, Sperl told me the cor from Guinness missed roughly 6, thousand items in storage. I love this dish and have eaten in in Mexico and made it st home. To Sperl, it's a wonderful feeling, and it reaffirms why he established his collection in the first place—it's all in good fun. Citrus glazed on mini grit cakes with Tasso ham cream sauce Salmon Dip Classic house-smoked Salmon dip blended with cream cheese, lemon and chive.
Meetthe owners Making delicious food since Peyton and I moved here from Philadelphia 25 years ago and opened the Roadhouse one year later. Greek Salad Lettuce, Mret, tomatoes, Feta cheese, Greek olives and peppers served with our own Greek dressing. To him, hamburgers are a symbol of patriotism—an ode to everything he loves about his adopted country: "friendly people, good food, American automobiles and motorcycles, the American way of life.
His 2, square foot home, a few blocks from the ocean, is a shrine to all things hamburger related: Big Boy statues, pieces of McDonald's playgrounds, hamburger light fixtures, hamburger toys, hamburger posters, a hamburger water bed. Vicki Sommer-Gaines Love this place. Spicy Sweet Fried Pickles Crispy sweet pickles with a spicy little kick.
Shrimp Alfredo Jumbo shrimp sauteed then blended with a delicate Parmesan cheese cream sauce. The building was falling apart, the kitchen inadequate, the only bathroom with one toilet was right by the front door, and Harry was pretty much a full time handyman.
Sperl has been building this collection for the past 29 years. In his first year of collecting, he says buurgers accumulated 92 different hamburger items. And I work in a fine dinning restaurant.
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Our goal was to keep the same vibe, but have decent bathrooms, a modern kitchen and new plumbing and electrical so that Harry could be a restauranteur, not a handyman. The delivery car from 'Good Burger,' sitting outside Sperl's house in Daytona Beach Aside from maybe the occasional animal rights activist feeling mocked, Sperl's trove of hamburgers bring joy to people, and that's a big part of the reason why he has continued to grow the collection.
They also let you know that you have to leave by starting moping around you. Get a personalized roundup of VICE's best stories in your inbox. Snap Harry Sperl buryers his Hamburger Harley.
Bite size, deep fried and served with your choice of dipping sauce. Traditional southern creamy crab bisque with a hint of sherry Garden or Caesar Salad Add Bleu cheese and bacon crumbles -or- Feta cheese and sun dried cranberries - 1. The manager was extremely rude to us when we walked in and said we only have fpr mins to eat. Choice of Ranch or Blue Cheese for dipping.
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Sal Tropical Grilled Chicken Salad Grilled chicken breast over mixed greens and served with pineapple, strawberries, mandarin oranges and fresh goat cheese. My experience was that we got there at 8.
Thank you so much for your time to comment and rest assured I be following this I up with urgency to ensure it you or anyone else doesn't have this expereicne again. Coming from the hospitality business yourself you know that "hospitality" is the secret ingredient and it sounds like we failed miserably on this accassion. The Classic Caesar Chopped to order, crisp romaine lettuce, shredded Bkrgers cheese and homemade croutons tossed in our classic Caesar dressing.
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But that's just burger tip of the iceberg. And life and the restaurant have been better ever since. This all started around However maybe they should close their kitchen before closing the restaurant? Seafood Grouper Filet The best of the catch! The hamburgers ended up byrgers his office desk. The support from the community was, and continues to be, overwhelming.
Fresh filet of Gulf Grouper, grilled, blackened or fried to a perfect golden brown. We had three or four employees and the early years were a real challenge.