Pensacola gas station foods that will redefine your expectations

Gas stations are typically a stop for, well, gas. Or maybe a situation arises that calls for a five-minute trip to the store up the road in hopes that they’ll have something you think is incredibly common, only to have your hopes dashed. 

Occasionally, however, you’ll walk in hungry, and you’ll take a chance on some questionable food options. Then bam! Mind blown (or so you hope). 

Welcome to our list of “gourmet” gas station foods. 

Tops Choice Hamburgers (Navarre)

  • Where: 8068 Navarre Parkway, Navarre
  • When: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday

Here’s one that you don’t have to go to a gas station for – unless you happen to live in Navarre. Tops in Pensacola is located in a small building on Cervantes Street with somewhat unreliable hours. In Navarre, it’s located in the Circle K at 8068 Navarre Parkway. 


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Macau’s rare fusion cuisine – BBC Travel

Macau’s rare fusion cuisine

(Image credit: Matthew Keegan)

Today, the cuisine has taken on the role of helping to preserve the fading Macanese culture (Credit: Matthew Keegan)

A small Eurasian community in Macau is hoping that their unique cuisine – a blend of Portuguese and Chinese cooking – will be the key ingredient to their culture’s survival.


Down a Macau side alley is an unassuming restaurant that’s far removed from the showy neon and glittering facades of the Las Vegas-style casinos that have come to define this semi-autonomous city on China’s southern coast. Yet it’s here, in what feels a world away from the neighbouring casino strip, that a different kind of richness can be found – one of history and culture; a place where flavours of the past and the spirit of old Macau live on.

“I would dare say Macanese cuisine was the first fusion food in the world,” said Sonia Palmer sitting across from her mother, 103-year-old

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