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Competitive Eating, King Buffet Open in Hwood, MORE!

HUNTINGTON BEACH— Gross. Competitive eating champion Takeru Kobayashi has joined forces with Gringo Bandito Hot Sauce to roll out Kobayashi Presents the Gringo Bandito Taco Challenge taking place August 3 at Fred’s Mexican Café. Kobayashi plus other competitive eaters will attempt to devour as many tacos as possible in 10 minutes for a $5,000 prize. Sign up here to play. [EaterWire]

HOLLYWOOD— A few weeks ago, Hollywood landed a new Americanized Chinese buffet, King Buffet. Unfortunately, per its first and only one star Yelp spanking, doesn't look like it's off to a promising start. [EaterWire]

OUT AND ABOUT— More gross. This guy ate a whole jar of Nutella. Watch the video. [LAW]

MEALS ON WHEELS— As of today the PattyWagon truck has brought back last summer's popular Route 66 burger composed of American cheese, Aunt Patty's sweet n sour pickles, homemade ketchup, patty, bun. [EaterWire]

Fred's Mexican Cafe

300 Pacific Coast Highway # 201 Huntington Beach, CA 92648

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