Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

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Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Manu » Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:14 pm

Hello my friends,

I was thinking of taking Ruby to Bob's Big Boy tonight if anyone is interested.
I've never been there but really want to check it out. Would love to see some of your faces!

Manu

link to event: http://www.bobs.net/events/classic-car-show
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Linda » Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:55 pm

That place is super crowded, and it can get a little "argumentative" too. So watch yourself, otherwise have fun.
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by AC77 » Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:58 pm

Linda wrote:That place is super crowded, and it can get a little "argumentative" too. So watch yourself, otherwise have fun.
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Sounds like my kind of place :D
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Linda » Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:01 pm

Sounds like my kind of place :D
Way to represent! :D :D :D :lol:

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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by AC77 » Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:11 pm

Manu wrote:Hello my friends,

I was thinking of taking Ruby to Bob's Big Boy tonight if anyone is interested.
I've never been there but really want to check it out. Would love to see some of your faces!

Manu

link to event: http://www.bobs.net/events/classic-car-show
Have fun Manu, I really wish Bob had a big boy here in Seattle. Maybe someday :)
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Red Baron » Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:46 pm

Better get there really early. After 5:00, most spots are taken. Very few sports cars. Mostly hot rods and low riders.

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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by bakerjf » Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:56 pm

Oh, I think maybe Red Baron and I met at Big Boy's back when they had trophy nights (and again later at Solvang)?
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Red Baron » Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:24 pm

Yes, I think I did meet you at Solvang. Not sure about Bob's.

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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Manu » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:03 pm

Ahhh haven’t even left work yet.
Is it still worth going just to check it out the cars then?
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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Linda » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:45 pm

Yes, worth going once at least.
The place and culture is iconic as a cruise spot for many years, an inspiration for the movie American Graffiti.......
Like going to Paris and not seeing the Eiffel Tower...Mais Non!....... Well, a little exaggerated :shock: :D

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Re: Bob's Big Boy - Tonight 10/20 - Burbank

Post by Manu » Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:34 pm

Went there around 8pm and spots were becoming available. Some really nice cars like that original AC Cobra!

Nice iconic location. Is the food any good?
And I still got to see American Graffiti!
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