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Old 02-28-2011, 11:32 PM
 
Location: Chamblee
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There were 3 Good Ol Days restaurants in Atlanta in the '80's... Downtown off Peachtree, Buckhead (with outdoor patio) on Peachtree just south of West Paces Ferry and Sandy Springs (Treehouse) off Roswell just N of 285. I worked there for a couple of years. And yeah, the flowerpot sandwiches rocked as did the "Potatos Wonderful"! Good times... Indigo Girls used to play at the Buckhead location pretty regularly! Is Aunt Charleys still there?
Wasn't there also one in Little 5 Points? I thought it was where the brewpub is now, across the the Zestos.
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Old 03-05-2011, 04:22 PM
 
Location: Athens, GA
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I remember Hemmingways! There were some more clubs up on Buford Hwy. but, my poor memory can't recall their names!One of them had Thursday nights as womens night and then the men were let in at 10:00pm I think.Lots of dancing those nights!

Packets. "Ladies Night" was like shooting fish in a barrell.
Thank goodness for the Dekalb County Health Department on Winn Way.
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Old 03-06-2011, 03:04 AM
 
Location: Chamblee
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Packets. "Ladies Night" was like shooting fish in a barrell.
Thank goodness for the Dekalb County Health Department on Winn Way.
Exactly where was Packett's on Buford Highway>???
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Old 03-06-2011, 09:41 AM
 
Location: Athens, GA
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Exactly where was Packett's on Buford Highway>???
It was in a big shopping center (Skyland?). It was a couple blocks North of North Druid Hills Rd on the right.
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Old 03-06-2011, 12:05 PM
 
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Does anybody remember those radio commercials featuring a couple named Hamilton and Virginia? I can't even remember what they were advertising but the voices were terrific.

There was one that ended with Virginia saying, "Hamilton, if it's a party you want there's always the Driving Club."
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Old 03-12-2011, 04:17 PM
 
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Default Knotty Pines

I can't believe anyone but me has ever been to the Knotty Pines. The last time I was there was in 1961 or 62.
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Old 03-12-2011, 04:21 PM
 
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I remember WAOK, and Piano Red.

Anybody remember Harry's Steak House on 14th St. near Tech? I got engaged there in 1962.
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Old 03-12-2011, 04:43 PM
 
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Seriously -- was First Baptist Church building torn down? That is so sad!
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Old 03-12-2011, 10:46 PM
 
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I remember WAOK, and Piano Red.

Anybody remember Harry's Steak House on 14th St. near Tech? I got engaged there in 1962.
If you remember WAOK and Piano Red then you should also remember Daddy Sears and Alley Pat Patterson too. Right?
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Old 03-14-2011, 08:37 AM
 
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The Gold Club
The Gold Club.....LMAO......those were the days.......
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