RESTAURANTS OF THE WEEK
George Petrelli’s Steak House, Culver City, 1931
They also serve hamburgers.
Gary’s Bric Ramp, Burbank (Closed)
They used to have signs saying no cell phone calls allowed. And if someone used their phone, they would tell them to hang up. I went here once because it was a location for The Rockford Files.
Talk of the Town, Pasadena (Closed)
This was a hang out for the horse-racing crowd on Foothill Blvd.
Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant, Buena Park, 1934
Five Crowns Restaurant, Corona del Mar, 1936
Manuel’s Original El Tepeyac Cafe, Boyle Heights, 1942
Vince’s Spaghetti, Ontario, 1946
Cassell’s Hamburgers, Koreatown, 1948
La Chiquita Restaurant, Santa Ana, 1950
Giuliano’s Delicatessan, Gardena, 1952