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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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Ships Restaurant Westport, CT (back in the day)....

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by tjd241 10 years ago

Dating myself here (granted), but does anyone remember the restaurant in Westport Center ( CT )... Called Ships?? I'm talkin during the 80's, it was there on the Post Rd right smack in the center o...

Pasta Pomodoro Reborn in San Francisco

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by Melanie Wong 19 days ago

This morning's stack of emails included an announcement that Pasta Pomodoro was being reintroduced to the Bay Area for delivery via Caviar or Doordash. Some may remember this local chain, founded b...

Remember these Restaurants?

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by flowergirl 7 years ago

Swiss Echo on Pico in West L A Great American Food & Beverage - Santa Monica Jacks at the Beach - S M Café California - S M Meyera - Vegetarian in S M that was way ahead of its time Tepparod...

Date Nut Bread and Cream Cheese

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by Michael S 20 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...

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

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by dans404 5 months ago

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

Does Anyone Remeber the Shanghai Cafe on 126th & Broadway?

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by StriperGuy 18 years ago

Does anyone remember the Shanghai Cafe on Broadway just north of 125th street? It closed in the early 80's more or less. Family legend has it that it is the first restaurant I ever ate at while in ...

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

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by RSMBob 17 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...

Long gone Newton old school Italian restaurant

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by HubFlyer 9 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...

Kansas City, Mo. Old Restaurants

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by kevin 12 years ago

I happen to be reading a Calvin Trillin article in the New York Times and then later got sidetracked to a link to an article on Kansas City eats. Anyhow, long story short our these restaurants s...

RIP Cecilia Chiang

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by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

This morning brought the sad news that Cecilia Chiang left us today. She celebrated her 100th birthday last month. Her pioneering restaurant, The Mandarin, elevated the status of Chinese cuisine in...

Does anyone remember Michael's?

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by kateD 11 years ago

Does anyone remember an old style steak restaurant called Michael's in the Bay Area? I think it was in Sunnyvale, Palo Alto or San Jose area. Red leather booths, etc. Is it still around?

Zanetti's and Beckmann's and Valencia Italian Market... Lynbrook

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by erica 3 months ago

Anyone remember these? Are they still around?

Everybody's Cafe in Red Bank

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by LisaWC 5 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...

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

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by mollymac 10 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...

Vanished Houston joints

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by waderoberts 4 months 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 4 months 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 4 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 4 months 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...