1950's

Al's Steak House

Al's Steak House in Alexandria, Virginia originally opened in 1956 and has since become famous for it's Philly cheese steak sandwich. Al's offers a variety of sandwiches, both hot and cold.

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Location

1504 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
United States
Phone: (703) 836-9443

Barbecue Center

 Barbecue Center in Lexington, North Carolina is an original, older barbecue restaurant, although we're not sure exactly how old it is. Lexington, North Carolina is famous for it's barbecue, so be sure to search Retropolis to find more original, old barbecue restaurants in Lexington, NC and throughout the state of North Carolina! Just search Retropolis for the words: North Carolina barbecue. Or, to find a variety of vintage North Carolina diners and restaurants, just click on TRAVEL to search by zip!

 

 

Location

900 N Main St
Lexington, NC 27292
United States
Phone: (336) 248-4633

Palace Motel

We're not sure when The Palace Motel was built, and we don't know anything current about this motel, however, I did see an old postcard online that appeared to be from the 1960's which showed that the Palace Motel in New Bern used to have a large, fantastic roadside sign with a huge arrow which pointed to the motel (and indicated it had a restaurant too!). 

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Location

1901 Dr MLK Blvd
New Bern, NC 28560
United States
Phone: (252) 638-1151
35° 6' 34.8624" N, 77° 3' 56.862" W

Seaport Antiques

 Seaport Antiques in Morehead City, North Carolina is a 5,000 sf space that carries English and American furniture and home accessories. Be sure to search Retropolis for more antique stores in Morehead City, NC and throughout the United States! Just click on TRAVEL. 

Location

509 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557-4212
United States
Phone: (252) 726-6606

Poor Charlie's Flea Market and Antiques

Poor Charlie's Flea Market and Antiques in New Bern, North Carolina has a variety of booths that offer vintage items, antiques, furniture, books, glassware, household items and more. 

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Location

208 Hancock Street
New Bern, NC 28562-5606
United States
Phone: (252) 672-0208

Middle Street Antiques and Imports

Middle Street Antiques and Imports in New Bern offers furniture, stained glass, iron works and more.

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Location

221 Middle Street
New Bern, NC 28560
United States
Phone: (252) 633-4876

Riverfront Antique Malls

 Riverfront Antique Malls in New Philadelphia, Ohio offers antiques, collectibles, furniture and home accents in a space of two acres. Open seven days a week at 9 am. Closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter. 

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Location

1203 Front Avenue Southwest
New Philadelphia, OH 44663-2066
United States
Phone: (330) 339-4448 ‎

Swiss Village Bulk Food, Inc.

Swiss Village Bulk Food, Inc. in Sugarcreek, Ohio is not a restaurant, but you can still find a variety of foods there that you can eat on the go. This is a bulk food store that has a great sense of nostalgia to it while being modern at the same time. You can purchase baked goods, baking supplies, breads, meats, cheeses, drinks, dried fruit and nuts, snacks, and more! 

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Location

309 South Broadway Street
Sugarcreek, OH 44681
United States
Phone: (330) 852-2896

Hershberger Antique Mall

Hershberger Antique Mall in Baltic, Ohio offers furniture, Millersburg carnival glass, quilts, pottery, toys and more.

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Location

3245 SR 557
Baltic, OH 43804
United States
Phone: (330) 893-2064

El Cortez Hotel & Casino

El Cortez Hotel & Casino is an ORIGINAL 1940's Las Vegas hotel, built in 1941. If you miss old Las Vegas, you'll enjoy the exterior of this building because it still has the original signs. The rooms are modern, but people have a variety of choices, so those who want to feel a bit more nostalgia should check out "El Cortez Vintage" on the El Cortez site. 

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Location

600 E Fremont Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
United States
Phone: (800) 634-6703
36° 10' 8.7384" N, 115° 8' 18.9852" W
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