Zippy’s Giant Burgers contest/food-bank benefit: The winner is…

July 22, 2012 at 6:29 pm | In West Seattle news, West Seattle restaurants, White Center | 3 Comments

21-year-old Tony Pham of West Seattle is the champ, after the first-ever Zippy’s Giant Burgers (WSB sponsor) burger-eating contest: 8 burgers in 8 minutes. He and his fellow competitors had a sizable audience:

Even Zippy himself (aka Blaine Cook) watched from the sidelines:

At the end, he had an expression of disbelief; second place was a five-way tie, six burgers in eight minutes:

Zippy’s planned to donate the $10 entry fees to the White Center Food Bank.

3 Comments

  1. Are you serious! The Blaine Cook from the Fartz? Maybe I am behind in the times and somehow missed that news…

    Comment by mehud7 — 1:31 pm July 23, 2012 #

  2. Mehud – yes, that Blaine Cook. I’m sure it was mentioned at least when they opened four years ago :) A rocker and a Rollergirl, running a burger joint – couldn’t be cooler … TR

    Comment by WSB — 2:23 pm July 23, 2012 #

  3. Dont forget the Accused!

    Comment by Fansman — 5:27 pm July 23, 2012 #

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