Sure, eat this. What could go wrong?

Sure, eat this. What could go wrong?

There’s nothing we love as much as a gimmicky way to become the owner of a restaurant. After all, why work hard and sweat and take enormous risks when you can just write an essay, pay a small entrance fee and potentially be able to start picking people up by sidling up next to them and saying, “Would you like to get something to eat at my restaurant, THAT I OWN?” That being said, this new restaurant ownership sweepstakes gimmick has a bit more of a risk than usual, because you have to eat an entire 30-pound burrito in an hour in order to get partial ownership of Park Slope’s Don Chingon. (more…)

04/03/13 10:33am
Drooling on the keyboard oh god this picture was a mistake

Drooling on the keyboard oh god this picture was a mistake

No matter how many successful locations your local franchise has, you’re not a success until you’ve opened one in Brooklyn. That’s our philosophy anyway. And apparently the philosophy of the two brothers behind Dos Toros taqueria, because they’re so excited about opening a Williamsburg location that they’re practically giving their food away. Scrounge up the change in your couch cushions, because if you find 100 pennies, you can get yourself an entire burrito! (more…)