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California Drive-ins (page 3)

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Bob's Drive-in
Lindsay, CA
Bob's Drive-in is probably from the 1950s or 1960s. The sign was repainted sometime after 2008. For more, see this website. [map]

Fantastic Burgers
Long Beach, CA
The Fantastic Burgers building looks to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

Tom's Burgers
Long Beach, CA
Tom's Burgers is just south of Fantastic Burgers described above. It also appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

Scenic Drive-in
Modesto, CA
The Scenic Drive-in opened in 1956. [map]

Gillman's Frosties
Oakdale, CA
Gillman's Frosties opened in 1955. These photos are from 2014. The building and sign were repainted around 2015. [map]

former Mel's Drive-in
Oakland, CA
This former Mel's Drive-in now houses a hair salon and a dentist's office. [map]

Grinder Haven
Ontario, CA

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2013:
Grinder Haven opened in 1958 as D'Elia's Grinder Haven. The sign's blue paint has faded to green. [map]

Gene's Drive-in
Redding, CA
Gene's Drive-in opened in 1954. The sign used to read "19 cents" over the criss-crossed neon in the center of the sign. Gene's closed in 2017. It's not known what will happen with the restaurant or sign. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

George's Drive-in
Riverside, CA
George's Drive-in opened in 1955. The sign is from 1957. This sign in San Bernardino, CA appears to be a match. For more, see this website. [map]

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