A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from May 17, 2018
“Had no idea why my salad was $175, then the waiter said that they only use beets by Dre”

Beats by Dr. Dre is an audio product and not to be confused with beets, but there are jokes. “ I really appreciate your Beets By Dre product, my salads are straight from the hood” was posted on Twitter on June 10, 2011. “Beets, by Dre. He makes a fresh salad” was posted on Twitter on March 2, 2012.

“Had no idea why my salad was $175, ‘til the waiter explained that they only use Beets by Dre” was posted on Twitter by Dan Ewen on July 18, 2012.


Wikipedia: Beat Electronics
Beats Electronics LLC (also known as Beats by Dr. Dre, or simply Beats by Dre) is a division of Apple Inc. that produces audio products. Headquartered in Culver City, California, U.S., the company was founded by music producer and rapper Dr. Dre and Interscope Records co-founder Jimmy Iovine.

The subsidiary’s product line is primarily focused on headphones and speakers.

Twitter
Rick Howard Jr.
@rickhoward
@DrDre I really appreciate your Beets By Dre product, my salads are straight from the hood. http://twitpic.com/59m3a2
12:23 PM - 10 Jun 2011

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Dan Fisk
@TheDanthrax
I wonder how Beets by Dre would taste in a salad. I heard they’re top notch.
4:20 PM - 30 Nov 2011

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brandon daniel
@0xFAD
Beets, by Dre. He makes a fresh salad.
3:06 PM - 2 Mar 2012

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Dan Ewen
@VaguelyFunnyDan
Had no idea why my salad was $175, ‘til the waiter explained that they only use Beets by Dre.
7:06 PM - 18 Jul 2012

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FunTweets.com
@fun_tweets
RT @VaguelyFunnyDan Had no idea why my salad was $175, ‘til the waiter explained that they only use Beets by Dre.
8:00 PM - 18 Jul 2012

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Valentineaux ⚜️12- 😭 ⚜
@_iTaughtHerThat
Had no idea why my salad was $175, ‘til the waiter explained that they only use Beets by Dr. Dre.
11:19 PM - 18 Jul 2012

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Conor Hogan
@H0GAN_dazs
i had no idea my salad was $175, until the waiter told me they used Beets by Dr. Dre #LOLOL
10:42 AM - 19 Jul 2012

Twitter
Michael L Cunningham
@CunnyGoesHam
Was wondering why this salad costs $175.. then the waiter said that they only use beets by Dre at this reastaurant.
11:37 AM - 19 Jul 2012

Twitter
Bat Boy
@brianbowman73
Me: Why do they call this a Gangsta salad?
Waiter: Because it contains Beets by Dre.
10:13 AM - 26 Apr 2018

Reddit—3amjokes
I was shocked when I found out my salad was $200. self.3amjokes
Submitted May 18, 2018 by porichoygupto
The waiter explained, “We only use beets by Dre.”

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityRestaurants/Bars/Coffeehouses/Food Stores • Thursday, May 17, 2018 • Permalink