That's a big burrito

09/03/2013 11:59 AM

09/03/2013 11:59 AM

Tom Schaefer ate a 5-pound burrito in less than an hour in a contest held at Sandbar in Coconut Grove the other night. Three locals sat down to cake-size Mexican food to try and win the prize.

It was agonizing and long and painful to watch, but as the three contestants made their way through the rice, meat, beans, lettuce and tomatoes, the crowd drew near, cheering on their favorite eater.

Read more at the Coconut Grove Grapevine


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