Guru’s Rapid Review: Juicy Gyros, Miami Beach, FL

Strolling in the sand with the cool ocean breeze brushing against your face on Miami’s North beach is the perfect way to spend the day. But, the hot sun can leave you looking for some shade to recharge. That’s why it so refreshing to see Juicy Gyros just steps away from the beach on Collins Avenue. For the better part of a decade they have been providing tasty halal gyros to hungry tanned visitors.

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Guru’s Travel Log: Muchachos Grill, Richmond Hill, Toronto

The newest halal hot spot for East African barbeque to hit the streets of Richmond Hill, north of Toronto, opened recently. While on a trip to Toronto, we were invited to stop in for a bite. The promise of barbequed meats made fresh to order, hot off the grill was hard to pass up. A vendor in Dar es Salam in East Africa by the same name is quite popular and famous for their grilled delights, so we had high hopes for this North American spot and were not disappointed.

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Guru’s Rapid Review: Quickie’s Burger and Wings, Hollywood, FL

Quickie’s Burger and Wings is located in Hollywood, Florida (about halfway between Fort Lauderdale and Miami). It is a fast-food restaurant with a drive-thru setup very similarly to typical American fast-food spots like McDonalds and Burger King.

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Guru’s Rapid Review: Halal Food Express (Orlando, Fl)

This fast-food restaurant is conveniently located on International Drive in the heart of the tourist district in Orlando. Their menu is split between classical American fast-food and traditional Middle-Eastern dishes. It makes for a great pit-stop for those enjoying a leisurely walk along I-Drive or not wanting to travel too far for a meal after a long day at the theme parks like Universal Studios or SeaWorld.

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Guru’s Rapid Review: Zeko’s Mediterranean Grill (Tampa Bay, Fl)

Guru’s Rapid Review: Zeko’s Mediterranean Grill

City: St. Petersburg, Fl (West of Tampa Bay)

With several locations across the greater Tampa Bay area, Zeko’s Mediterranean Grill, this locally owned chain serves Halal Mediterranean foods. They were founded in 2006 and have been expanding since with their emphasis on healthy, handmade restaurant quality meals. With these values in place, it makes for an attractive destination for tourists and locals alike after a long day in the sun. The restaurants have a casual family friendly vibe great for dining in. In this review, we visited Zeko’s Mediterranean Grill in St. Petersburg near the gulf coast beaches.

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Guru’s Top 5: Best Halal Burgers in Orlando

Top 5 places to get a Halal Burger in Orlando, FL

With the opening of many new Halal Fast-Food restaurants in Orlando, the burger arms race has really fired up, much to the joy of locals and visitors alike. While this list is not comprehensive, it should resonate with patrons on where to get some of the best halal burgers in Orlando, Florida.

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Guru’s Rapid Review: Cozee Café, Orlando, Fl

Guru’s Rapid Review: Cozee Cafe

City: Lake Mary, Fl (north of Orlando)

Located north of Orlando in the city of Lake Mary, Cozee Café provides a great spot to gather and relax with friends and family. Located in a large dining complex anchored by a movie theater, they cater to diners looking for a trendy casual dining experience.

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