CLEVELAND, Ohio — Erick Billups traveled for two a long time to best the recipe for his signature Gusher Burger.
Billups, a Cleveland native and previous Ohio condition trooper, opened his food items truck, Roaming Meals, in 2019, with a burger stuffed with Gouda cheese.
“I went to Vegas and tried burgers all around the planet,” he said. “They’re quite much an car burger, most of them produced with the very same salt and pepper substances and toppings thrown on best. So, we just imagine it was time to revamp the burger sector and Roaming Foods.”
Now Billups is opening a storefront at 794 East 185 St. in Cleveland.
Prices for burger combos hover around $12, like fries and a can of pop or bottled water.
The Gusher Burger arrives in diverse variations: typical mushroom and Swiss, and bacon cheese and jalapeno. The menu price ranges from $11 – $12 burgers combos, which features a aspect of French fries and a can of sodas or a bottle of water.
Billups mentioned he had been aiming to open a small business for about a decade. He seen there weren’t a lot of meals enterprises catering to hamburger enthusiasts within just the border of Euclid and Cleveland neighborhoods.
“I did not know just what type of small business, but I realized I wished to open up a restaurant for my mother,” he mentioned. “So, we began off with a food items truck rather and narrowed it down to be acknowledged for one thing which was a burger.”
Billups claimed he started with a food stuff truck as a substitute of a cafe for the reason that he likes to be outside. The close goal is to have about a few foodstuff vehicles, three independent retailers, and then a franchise.
He options for the cafe to be open up 11 a.m. until eventually 9 p.m., Wednesdays as a result of Sundays. The food truck will even now be open for specific gatherings and the general public at East 200th Road and 26555 Bluestone Blvd. in Euclid.