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Best Pit Beef

Chaps Pit Beef

5801 Pulaski Highway, (410) 483-2379

Posted 9/19/2007

There you are, Pulaski Highway. Strip club on one side, adult-video store on the other. Smoke trickles from the little white building on the corner. Right at the light, you park at the door, walk inside. Raven-purple walls, this is Baltimore. Savory blast of beef grilling over an open flame, this is the carnivore's heaven. Lots of tempting alternatives, but you go for the standard-bearer, rare (or medium rare, if you're squeamish) top-round sliced wafer-thin on a kaiser roll, wrapped in foil, and ready for a massive dollop of fresh horseradish, sliced white onions, and, oh, what'll it be today? Old Bay? Pepper? A little barbecue sauce? Some vinegar? Take a bite, you're home. You can't ever go wrong here, it seems.

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Other Awards for Best Pit Beef:

Maria Kaimakis' Pit Beef Cart, 9/16/2009

Pioneer Pit Beef, 9/17/2008

Jerry D's Seafood, 9/20/2006

Bull on the Run, 9/21/2005

Chaps Pit Beef, 9/17/2003

Feb. 26, Approximately 3 p.m., 9/18/2002

Chaps Pit Beef, 9/19/2001

Big Al's, 9/13/2000

All Awards for Chaps Pit Beef:

Best Pit Beef, 9/17/2003

Best Pit Beef, 9/19/2001

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