McKINNEY, TX (June 19, 2019) —  E.J. Wills Gastropub, located in Stonebridge Ranch, has been recognized by LUXlife Magazine with the Best Gourmet Comfort Food 2019 - Collin County LUX Excellence Award for Outstanding Burgers.    

LUXlife Magazine is a bimonthly luxury lifestyle magazine that showcases some of the world’s most internationally renowned brands, individuals, and products. Each year, the magazine sponsors its Restaurant & Bar Awards to reveal the best establishments offering sumptuous cuisine from across the globe. From artisan kitchens to innovative street cuisine, and gourmet restaurants to quaint cafes, LUXlife showcases the individuals and enterprises who offer outstanding gastronomic delicacies.

E.J. Wills Gastropub is humbled to receive this high honor for its burgers, which are all hand-crafted in-house and cooked to order.  Burger specialties include the highly acclaimed “Garbage Burger,” the “Biggie Bacon BBQ Cheeseburger,” and the “”E.J.,” which features a sunny-side up egg, jack cheese, and house-made candied jalapeno bacon.

In addition to outstanding burgers, E.J. Wills Gastropub serves a full menu, including honey-glazed salmon, buttermilk fried chicken, Maryland-style crab cakes, and sesame crusted ahi tuna salad. The restaurant also has an extensive vegan menu, which offers items free of any animal products, such as the grilled and tender portabella mushroom, which is marinated in house dressing and served on a bed of fresh spinach, tender artichoke and sautéed red onion, and topped with red onion jam. For those who aren’t vegan, but have other dietary concerns, gluten free items, including buns and beer, are also available and many items are naturally dairy free, or can be adjusted for sensitivities. In addition, E.J. Wills Gastropub offers a children’s menu, weekend brunch, daily lunch and happy hour specials, live music three nights a week, and live trivia each Tuesday.

Where: E.J. Wills Gastropub—1910 N. Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, TX 75071. 972-542-0145,