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arwalden Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-19-04 08:02 PM
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87. But They Hired Hot Waiters And Bartenders...
... who cares about the food?

-- Allen

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  -Long-Gone Fast-Food Chains You Miss CO Liberal  Dec-19-04 02:57 PM   #0 
  - Arthur Treacher's Fish 'n' Chips (still exist?)  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 02:58 PM   #1 
  - There was an Arthur Treacher's in Santa Monica til a few years ago  flamingyouth   Dec-19-04 03:00 PM   #3 
  - Yes, Arthur Treacher's  RebelOne   Dec-19-04 07:08 PM   #75 
  - I remember going to Arthur Treacher's Fish 'n' Chips as a kid.  Left Is Write   Dec-19-04 03:02 PM   #6 
  - It was the introduction to the malt vinegar packets with the chips, a  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 03:03 PM   #8 
  - I Remember an Arthur Treacher's in Bloomfield, NJ  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 03:07 PM   #10 
  - I believe there's an Arthur Treachers on the only rest stop on 95 in DE.  NNadir   Dec-19-04 05:56 PM   #56 
  - I second Red Barn.  sleepyhead   Dec-19-04 06:05 PM   #57 
  - If your hungerin' for Fish or Chicken  WCGreen   Dec-20-04 01:11 AM   #116 
  - We have Treachers still  samplegirl   Dec-19-04 07:47 PM   #84 
  - Couple in Cleveland and PArma as Well,,,  WCGreen   Dec-20-04 01:12 AM   #117 
  - Loved Arthur Treachers  skippysmom   Dec-20-04 09:15 AM   #134 
  - I think Roy Roger's was bought out by Hardee's  giant_robot   Dec-20-04 09:42 AM   #142 
  - Roy Rogers became Arby's.  haele   Dec-20-04 11:36 AM   #154 
  - they stil exist  pstokely   Dec-21-04 04:46 AM   #172 
  - Howdy Beefburgers.  maveric   Dec-19-04 02:59 PM   #2 
  - Taco Viva  RagingInMiami   Dec-19-04 03:00 PM   #4 
  - I can't think of any that are extinct, my favorites just don't exist  ET Awful   Dec-19-04 03:01 PM   #5 
  - There is a Rally's and Sonic in VA...maybe they will be your way soon?  patdem   Dec-19-04 03:11 PM   #15 
  - Rally's - first and best curly fries at a fast food joint :) n/t  ET Awful   Dec-19-04 03:31 PM   # 
  - Three Sonics in Fayettenam, NC  jmowreader   Dec-19-04 09:45 PM   #99 
  - Rally's = Checkers on the East Coast  no_arbusto   Dec-19-04 09:49 PM   #101 
  - Mmmm.....In & Out  Patiod   Dec-20-04 10:59 AM   #149 
  - Royal Castle, A&W, Dog n Suds, Rax  lpbk2713   Dec-19-04 03:02 PM   #7 
  - Dog N' Suds!  Wickerman   Dec-19-04 03:14 PM   #17 
  - Dog n' Suds are here in Central Indiana n/t  WakeMeUp   Dec-19-04 06:16 PM   #62 
     - There's a dog n suds on the border of Indiana  WCGreen   Dec-20-04 01:15 AM   #118 
  - Nothin' like a big plate of those Castleburgers!  markus   Dec-19-04 03:23 PM   #20 
  - I loved those things.  lpbk2713   Dec-19-04 03:25 PM   #21 
  - A&W had great french fries!  Kathy in Cambridge   Dec-19-04 03:30 PM   #26 
  - A & W is making a comeback in Denver with KFC  donheld   Dec-20-04 12:23 AM   #112 
     - There's one in Glasgow, Scotland, too. n/t  WritersBlock   Dec-20-04 09:17 AM   #136 
  - There are A&Ws in Wisconsin  Nikia   Dec-19-04 03:45 PM   #34 
  - Still A&Ws in Colorado- especially the mountain towns  curse10   Dec-19-04 04:06 PM   #45 
  - When I lived in Colorado in the early 1960s  NoPasaran   Dec-20-04 10:55 AM   #147 
  - A&W is ALL over Canada  HEyHEY   Dec-19-04 07:36 PM   #77 
  - A&W is a Canadian chain, I think.  C_eh_N_eh_D_eh   Dec-20-04 08:21 PM   #161 
  - A&W all over TX. There's one less than 2 miles from my house.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 09:27 PM   #94 
  - Still a Rax here in Columbus  Neo   Dec-19-04 10:09 PM   #104 
  - Holy krap!  laheina   Dec-20-04 03:41 AM   #124 
  - We have an A & W in Wichita.  KSAtheist   Dec-20-04 12:46 AM   #113 
  - We don't have Rax anymore either. :(  laheina   Dec-20-04 03:39 AM   #123 
  - There are some A&W's in MO still.  RUDUing2   Dec-20-04 09:13 AM   #131 
  - NJ here too  chefgirl   Dec-19-04 03:05 PM   #9 
  - They Had a Burger Chef in Parsippany, NJ  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 03:11 PM   #14 
  - Picnic-N-Chicken, Southern California  Digit   Dec-19-04 03:08 PM   #11 
  - This site should keep you busy for a few hours...  Longgrain   Dec-19-04 03:08 PM   #12 
  - Indeed, Wetson's!  mcscajun   Dec-19-04 03:09 PM   #13 
  - Every Time We Drove Into NYC....  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 03:27 PM   #24 
  - Henry's Hamburgers  Wickerman   Dec-19-04 03:13 PM   #16 
  - I remember Henry's.  mac56   Dec-19-04 04:56 PM   #48 
     - Nice image! I recall Mr Quick's too  Wickerman   Dec-19-04 05:32 PM   #51 
     - I have a "smiley face" button that says"Happiness is Mr. Quick".  GOPisEvil   Dec-19-04 08:14 PM   #91 
  - Shakey's  MindPilot   Dec-19-04 03:15 PM   #18 
  - I have good high school underage drinking memories from Shakey's!!  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 03:52 PM   #39 
  - Me too  proud2Blib   Dec-19-04 04:01 PM   #43 
  - There is a Shakey's in Springfield, IL  Tweed   Dec-20-04 01:54 AM   #120 
  - There is shakey's near Nogales, AZ  Willy Wonka   Dec-20-04 11:35 AM   #153 
  - Orange Julius  DBoon   Dec-19-04 03:23 PM   #19 
  - They Still Have an Orange Julius in the Pueblo Mall  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 03:25 PM   #22 
  - There's one in the Fox River mall in Appleton, WI  Nikia   Dec-19-04 03:46 PM   #35 
  - Yeah, I was surprised to see on there  Tweed   Dec-20-04 01:54 AM   #121 
  - We have Orange Julius here too (Boise area) and they are in many  Left Is Write   Dec-19-04 03:54 PM   #40 
  - They still have those in Colorado malls  curse10   Dec-19-04 04:06 PM   #46 
  - There's another one in the Garden State Plaza mall in NJ  sans qualia   Dec-19-04 04:58 PM   #49 
  - I guess they only vanished from California  DBoon   Dec-19-04 06:11 PM   #59 
  - Orange Julius is still in San Diego (location links below).  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 09:26 PM   #93 
  - Orange Julius is in Thousand Oaks (betwee LA and SB}  RadicalMom   Dec-20-04 01:48 AM   #119 
  - There's one of everything in the Garden State mall in NJ, and failing that  DS1   Dec-20-04 04:23 AM   #126 
  - Make your own low calorie "Orange Julius"  lumberingbear   Dec-19-04 07:46 PM   #81 
  - Ollie's Trolley and Pasquale's Pizzas..  Mr.Green93   Dec-19-04 03:26 PM   #23 
  - Roy Rogers  name not needed   Dec-19-04 03:27 PM   #25 
  - Roy Rogers was I believe a Marriott chain, used to be "Jr. Hot Shoppes".  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 03:31 PM   #28 
  - I saw Roy Rogers shops when I was in the Hartford CT area  yellowdogintexas   Dec-19-04 03:37 PM   #31 
  - In New Jersey, they're limited to rest stops on the turnpike.  name not needed   Dec-19-04 03:41 PM   #33 
     - I know there's also one in the train station in Trenton  sans qualia   Dec-19-04 04:59 PM   #50 
  - I've seen them in Connecticut  curse10   Dec-19-04 04:05 PM   #44 
  - Yes, Roy Rogers, definitely.  Mixxster   Dec-19-04 07:45 PM   #80 
  - Logan Airport (Boston) has one n/t  barackmyworld   Dec-19-04 11:07 PM   #107 
  - There was a Roy Rogers in downtown Houston...  Not_Giving_Up   Dec-20-04 11:58 AM   #157 
  - Is White Castle still around?  Catchawave   Dec-19-04 03:31 PM   #27 
  - Oh, yeah! White Castle is still around.  mcscajun   Dec-19-04 03:40 PM   #32 
  - Yep. They're still around.  Left Is Write   Dec-19-04 03:56 PM   #41 
  - Still in Michigan  livvy   Dec-19-04 06:41 PM   #69 
  - There was just a movie in theaters about a quest for White Castle burgers.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 09:30 PM   #95 
  - it's still in Illinois  barb162   Dec-20-04 08:32 PM   #165 
  - Tastee Treet chain; I think it was originally based in Iowa,  yellowdogintexas   Dec-19-04 03:35 PM   #29 
  - Little Tavern hamburgers in Washington, D.C. area. Basic White Castle  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 03:37 PM   #30 
  - It wasn't a chain  u4ic   Dec-19-04 03:46 PM   #36 
  - Eat-a-Burger  aQuArius   Dec-19-04 03:49 PM   #37 
  - I'm pretty sure we have one of those. I think that's the name.  Left Is Write   Dec-20-04 08:45 PM   #167 
  - Biff Burger in Florida.  Nay   Dec-19-04 03:50 PM   #38 
  - A & W  proud2Blib   Dec-19-04 03:58 PM   #42 
  - yes  Groggy   Dec-19-04 05:53 PM   #55 
     - A&W is everywhere in Canada  ironflange   Dec-19-04 09:36 PM   #96 
  - Taco Tico  indigobusiness   Dec-19-04 04:14 PM   #47 
  - There are a lot in Wichita.  KSAtheist   Dec-20-04 12:47 AM   #114 
     - There is a new and different franchise under the name Taco Tico  indigobusiness   Dec-20-04 09:11 AM   #130 
        - ate a dozen of them once  Mr.Green93   Dec-20-04 09:51 AM   #143 
  - Herfey's, Shakey's, Pizza Haven.  fluffernutter   Dec-19-04 05:34 PM   #52 
  - Herfeys?????  DrDan   Dec-20-04 09:27 AM   #140 
  - Anyone remember "The Red Barn" ?  auntAgonist   Dec-19-04 05:36 PM   #53 
  - I do!  Groggy   Dec-19-04 05:51 PM   #54 
  - exactly !  auntAgonist   Dec-19-04 06:10 PM   #58 
  - Red Barn caused a major stir at the University of Minnesota  mac56   Dec-19-04 06:38 PM   #68 
  - Yes, THAT'S it  u4ic   Dec-19-04 07:39 PM   #78 
  - Pioneer Chicken  DBoon   Dec-19-04 06:12 PM   #60 
  - Jack N The Box  MrScorpio   Dec-19-04 06:14 PM   #61 
  - Jack in the Box is one of the most heavily advertised fast food chains  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 09:37 PM   #97 
     - In some parts of TX they're all over the place, but in others  Frogtutor   Dec-20-04 09:06 AM   #129 
        - They have great commercials  NoPasaran   Dec-20-04 10:57 AM   #148 
  - "Chicken Delight"  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 06:20 PM   #63 
  - Yes! And The Denver Drumstick too  likesmountains 52   Dec-19-04 06:48 PM   #71 
  - I remember Chicken Delight.  notmyprez   Dec-19-04 11:29 PM   #108 
  - One of my clients had the last one here in Cleveland....  WCGreen   Dec-20-04 03:51 AM   #125 
  - They had great chicken  warrens   Dec-20-04 10:50 AM   #146 
  - here's a couple  Historic NY   Dec-19-04 06:20 PM   #64 
  - Burger Chef was Grrrrrreat !!!  SoCalDem   Dec-19-04 06:22 PM   #65 
  - Did they have a TV jingle, "Whatcha gonna get at Burger Chef,  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-20-04 08:20 PM   #160 
  - I miss...  The Zanti Regent   Dec-19-04 06:33 PM   #66 
  - Ho Jo's  livvy   Dec-19-04 06:44 PM   #70 
  - I think the HoJo's motels and their associated restaurants, are still  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-19-04 09:48 PM   #100 
  - It was called an Orange Freeze...  RadicalMom   Dec-20-04 02:00 AM   #122 
  - I'm from Mars  China_cat   Dec-20-04 10:26 AM   #145 
  - Is Tastee Freeze still around? (VA)  no_hypocrisy   Dec-19-04 06:37 PM   #67 
  - OMG, I remember Tastee Freeze  Digit   Dec-20-04 09:57 PM   #170 
  - STAX in Huntington Park and Downey CA  The Zanti Regent   Dec-19-04 06:53 PM   #72 
  - Carrolls  SmokingJacket   Dec-19-04 06:53 PM   #73 
  - Lums..........n/t  Dees   Dec-19-04 07:05 PM   #74 
  - Yes! Lum's was one I thought of.  DemBones DemBones   Dec-20-04 08:41 PM   #166 
  - Ed's Mammoth Ribs  LincolnMcGrath   Dec-19-04 07:35 PM   #76 
  - Krystal, Chi-Chi's, Shakey's  arwalden   Dec-19-04 07:44 PM   #79 
  - Someone Actually Misses ChiChi's??????  CO Liberal   Dec-19-04 07:46 PM   #83 
     - But They Hired Hot Waiters And Bartenders...  arwalden   Dec-19-04 08:02 PM   #87 
        - Ahh ... Ulterior Motive.....  CO Liberal   Dec-20-04 07:41 AM   #127 
  - Here's one I do NOT miss--SAMBO's  MADem   Dec-19-04 07:46 PM   #82 
  - Didn't they change into Denny's as a result?  steely   Dec-19-04 08:12 PM   #90 
     - Here's what became of Sambo's  ironflange   Dec-19-04 09:42 PM   #98 
     - That would be HUGELY ironic!!!  MADem   Dec-20-04 11:26 AM   #152 
  - Does anyone remember "Satellite Burger"?  lumberingbear   Dec-19-04 07:49 PM   #85 
  - Whata-burger, Lotta burger, jack in the box.  steely   Dec-19-04 07:56 PM   #86 
  - Whataburger and Jack are still alive and well.  mac56   Dec-19-04 08:06 PM   #88 
     - last time I was at one was like 20? yrs ago in alba-kerk  steely   Dec-19-04 08:10 PM   #89 
  - The Dog House; and Dairy Queens are quickly disappearing  Frogtutor   Dec-19-04 08:59 PM   #92 
  - Plenty of Dairy Queens in both Minnesota and Oregon  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-19-04 10:02 PM   #103 
  - Dairy Queen...  KSAtheist   Dec-20-04 12:49 AM   #115 
  - They're actually opening new Dairy Queens here in St. Louis  LSdemocrat   Dec-20-04 09:14 AM   #132 
  - Plenty of Dairy Queens around here too.  Left Is Write   Dec-20-04 09:22 AM   #138 
  - There was a Burger Queen in Muldraugh, Kentucky, right outside  Aristus   Dec-19-04 09:55 PM   #102 
  - Burger Queen!!!! Remember their wierd commercials with  yellowdogintexas   Dec-20-04 09:29 PM   #169 
     - Yeah. The "Queen Bee" and her "Bee Buddies".  Aristus   Dec-21-04 10:18 AM   #174 
  - Anyone remember Skippers?  Roon   Dec-19-04 10:13 PM   #105 
  - I think there are a few Skippers left, although the one  Left Is Write   Dec-20-04 09:21 AM   #137 
  - Mexican shop in Tempe (and elsewhere) AZ, Two Pesos  politicat   Dec-19-04 11:03 PM   #106 
  - Red Barn and Beef Corral...  enigmatic   Dec-19-04 11:36 PM   #109 
  - Yogi Bear Chicken, Famous Recipe Fried Chicken...  mitchum   Dec-19-04 11:43 PM   #110 
  - Famous Recipe still around  Nikia   Dec-20-04 08:49 PM   #168 
  - Pup & Taco  nicktom   Dec-19-04 11:55 PM   #111 
  - oh snap!  shanti   Dec-20-04 08:29 PM   #163 
  - Burger Chef, Red Barn, HoJo's,  noonwitch   Dec-20-04 08:24 AM   #128 
  - LOVE HoJo's  skippysmom   Dec-20-04 09:16 AM   #135 
  - Naugles  SiouxJ   Dec-20-04 09:14 AM   #133 
  - The Pick 'n Puke...  twenty2strings   Dec-20-04 09:25 AM   #139 
  - This why country music must die.  indigobusiness   Dec-20-04 10:09 AM   #144 
  - Yankee Doodle Dandy  AngryAmish   Dec-20-04 09:40 AM   #141 
  - Anybody remember Minnie Pearl's Fried Chicken?  NoPasaran   Dec-20-04 11:01 AM   #150 
  - Yes! We had one in our town,  Z_I_Peevey   Dec-20-04 11:42 AM   #155 
  - From Eastern PA  Patiod   Dec-20-04 11:06 AM   #151 
  - Hot Shoppes (Pappy Parker Fried Chicken) became Roy Rogers.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Dec-20-04 04:10 PM   #158 
  - Red Barn, Dogs and Suds, SpudNut  ImpeachBush   Dec-20-04 11:52 AM   #156 
  - Mr. Hero's Hot Buttered Steaks and Tasty Tatters (eastern Ohio!)  The Zanti Regent   Dec-20-04 08:14 PM   #159 
  - bob's big boy  shanti   Dec-20-04 08:27 PM   #162 
  - me 'n ed's pizza  shanti   Dec-20-04 08:31 PM   #164 
  - Wendy's when the burgers were fresh and never frozen.  doc03   Dec-20-04 10:01 PM   #171 
  - drive in A and W  roguevalley   Dec-21-04 06:09 AM   #173 
 

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