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Restaurant Nostalgia

The Taco Bell Archives: A Guide to Discontinued Menu Items, Both Beloved and Unsettling

Taco Bell has discontinued menu items before; just last month, we said farewell to potatoes, Nachos Supreme, and Loaded Grillers. Now Mexican Pizza is on the chopping block. Ergo, it's time to revisit...
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Everybody's Cafe in Red Bank

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by LisaWC 2 months ago

Does anyone remember a small Red Bank restaurant in the 1980's called Everybody's Cafe? Later I believe it was called the Eurasian Eatery. They had a delicious cheese soup on their menu that I've...

Date Nut Bread and Cream Cheese

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by Michael S 19 years ago

I grew up eating these sandwiches. If I am not mistaken the brand name of the bread was Dromedary. It was a fixture on the Chock Full O'Nuts menu. The last time I saw it on a menu was also in NY at...

Where could I track down a vintage Carbur's menu?

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by mollymac 9 years ago

For those that remember Carbur's in Burlington, VT... That menu was so hilarious, so enormous, and was the building block of so many fabulous memories. Anybody know if those menus are still floatin...

Alphy's?

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by Big N Fat 12 years ago

Does anyone else remember an Alphy's Restaurant chain? As I remember, it was near the 60 and 605 frwys. near Whittier, CA. Basically it was a family style restaurant similar to a Denny's. I am n...

Long gone Newton old school Italian restaurant

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by HubFlyer 6 months ago

Back in the 80's/90's there was an Italian restaurant on Rt 9 WB where Barrows Windows and Huntington TV is now. It wasn't foodie but I remember it as a friendly, casual, red sauce place. The a...

Vanished Houston joints

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by waderoberts 26 days ago

Having a little trouble navigating memory lane. Trying to recollect three places: Burger joint that opened in early 1970s in a new strip mall across Cullen from the main UH entrance/student center....

Dallas Restaurants in the 70s

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by geriler 1 month ago

Something made me start remembering restaurants in Dallas when I was in college in the 70s. The ones I remember best: Celebration, Trader Vic's, Joe T. Garcia (I think that was it - in Ft. Worth ...

Stouffer’s Restaurant Chicago

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by SueFH 2 months ago

Many years ago (like 40 yikes) in the late 1970s, I used to meet my grandmother for lunch downtown at the Stouffer’s restaurant. I feel like it was on Wabash or State around Randolph (northern part...

Long ago restaurant in Salt Lake City area???

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by cuteday 1 month ago

Maybe 30 years ago, (90's?) we were traveling through Utah...Not sure if it was SLC or Ogden area, but there was an old-west type themed restaurant. (Was it called Lill's? I hesitate in even say...

La Hacienda - Mason City Help!

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by Morganna 11 years ago

I lived in Mason City during my teen years. There was a family-run Mexican place called La Hacienda that had these fabulous enchiladas with a brown beefy gravy instead of the usual more red or gre...

Anyone remember Porky's Pit in Loomis?

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by Bryan Harrell 16 years ago

As a small kid in the early 60s, I'd sometimes be taken to Porky's Pit, a funky barbecue in Loomis, between Roseville and Auburn. Internet searches have failed to turn up this place, so likely it i...

Ricotta cookies from Castellano and Pizzo-MANY years ago

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by UWScook 9 years ago

When I lived in Tampa, I always shopped at Castellano and Pizzo(this was 1993 to approx 1998/2000.There was a woman who made pastries(DELICIOUS) and the most spectacular ricotta cookies. Just bef...

"Rangoon Racquet Club" Beverly Hills 1970's-1980's

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by DianeHeil 7 years ago

I saw a post from 2009 about the "Rangoon Racquet Club" which was a fabulous, classic Beverly Hills Restaurant and Bar. It has been several years since any new post have been added to that chain, ...

Fast Food from the Past Dude

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by Torpedo 1 month ago

When I was a kid the words fast and food never were used together in a sentence. Some form of the phrase usually came from your Mom warning you to “Slow down, you’re eating too fast, chew your food...

Sally's Ribs NW Side...anyone heard or remember them? Info?

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by RSMBob 16 years ago

I ran into a fellow ex-Chicagoan out here in SoCal the other day and he went on and on about Sally's Ribs, a place that is or was on the NW side, maybe on Western Avenue? Anyone have any info about...

Can't remember the name of an old deli on Granville street

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by dans404 2 months ago

Does anyone remember a deli on Granville street close to the Vogue theatre. It might have been call Reubens?

Remembering Hoagie's Corner

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by cacheinhand 9 years ago

Anyone remeber Hoagie's Corner? What hapen to chain sub shops like HC? I loved the Cheesy British.

Cigo's restaurant in San Pedro

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by pvhound 16 years ago

There was a gem of a restaurant in San Pedro during the 60s and 70s called Cigo's. Yugoslavian themed but their speciality was fresh fish. No ones ever topped their cioppino for me. They had dis...

Donahue's Restaurant on ret-23 wayne

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by bogsidebunny 9 years ago

Does anyone remember a restaurant called Donahue's on Rte 23 in Wayne, NJ just North of the Rte-46 intersection? I know it's been gone a long time but I have memories of it being a fine place t...