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Spanky's Burgers

Couple feeds Brownsville’s historic soul at Spanky’s Burgers

Natural light shines through the big windows at Spanky’s Burgers as cooks and crew prepare for a Friday lunch rush. Sandra Saenz reflects on the 15-plus years she and husband, Ronald, have owned and operated their old-fashioned burger place.

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