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

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by StriperGuy 19 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 1 year 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 13 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 11 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 12 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 11 months ago

Anyone remember these? Are they still around?

Everybody's Cafe in Red Bank

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by LisaWC 1 year 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 13 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 12 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 year 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 12 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 17 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 10 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 year 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...