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Bob's Big Boy: "History with lunch in Burbank" Top 5 Page for this destination California Restaurant Tip by Basaic

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Okay so I might not normally put a chain restaurant in here but this particular Bob's Big Boy is different. This restaurant was built in 1949 by locals Scott MacDonald and Ward Albert and is the oldest remaining Bob's Family Restaurant in the United States. It has been declared a California Point of Historical Interest. The decor is retro to the 50s. Service was attentive and professional and the food was fine. It was featured in the movies "Heat" and "Austin Powers the Spy Who Shagged Me".

Favorite Dish: I had the Liver and Onions and my friends had the Super Big Boy Combo. We were all very pleased with our food.

Address: 4211 Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA
Price Comparison: about average
Phone: (818) 843-9334
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 4
Theme: American

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 23, 2007
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