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|Roy's Grill opened in 1934 as a Krystal hamburger stand. The building was replaced with this one during road widening in 1949. These photos are from 2005. The restaurant had been closed since at least 2007. It reopened in 2011. It closed and opened again since then. It is now closed. [map]|
Lake Park, GA
|This former Candyland restaurant now houses a gas station convenience store and Dairy Queen. For more, see this website. [map]|
La Grange, GA
|Charlie Joseph's first opened as a fruit stand in 1920 and began selling hot dogs here in 1946. These photos are from 2005. The tiles on the facade had been painted over between 2013 and 2015 but these signs are still there. [map]|
|The 4-Way Lunch opened in 1930. In 1993, the building burned down and was rebuilt two months later with donations from the community. It has a formica counter with 11 stools. [map]|
|The Majestic Diner opened in 1929. The building was most likely remodeled in 1939 when the Plaza Theatre next door was built. The Majestic is open 24 hours. Its signs read "Food to Take Home" and "Food that Pleases". For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]|
|former Oogleblook [gone]
The Oogleblook was a local, hamburger-focused fast food chain owned by Morrison's Cafeteria. The locations were built around the late 1960s or early 1970s. If anyone knows of any other buildings like this, I'd love to hear about them.
This Oogleblook building in Atlanta housed Sprong, a children's shoe store and other retail tenants. In 2015, there was a proposal to demolish the building for an apartment complex. The building was demolished in 2016. For more, see this website.
This Oogleblook building in Doraville housed Cafe 101 when these photos were taken in 2007. It previously housed Murray's Subs. [first photo, ca. 1987, thanks Eavenson Art; other photos from 2007] By 2016, the building had been painted an orange-pink and it was housing Shakin' Crawfish. [map]
More Georgia Eateries:
Sno Biz (Cartersville)
former Zeb's Restaurant (Columbus)
former Shakey's Pizza Parlor (Warner Robins) [now Hot Spot Wings & Pizza; sign gone] [map]
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