The Classic American Diner: A Brief History

A Staple of American Culture In movies, sitcoms and art, the American diner has offered a backdrop to the hustle and bustle of life. They’re a place to find an inexpensive warm meal, meet with friends or simply pause for a brief respite over a cup of coffee and...

What are Your Favorite Classic Diner Dishes

When it comes to classic diner dishes do you always order the chicken fried steak, or is it all about the burgers and fries? Classic diners like Gunther Toody’s are known for serving hearty, American comfort food.  Whether an establishment sticks to traditional...

The Importance of the Classic Diner

The classic diner helped shaped the modern restaurant industry and remains a American cultural icon. You may have noticed that the classic diner is an endangered species in the restaurant world.  At one time the familiar shiny rail-car style diners were found all...

What is America’s Favorite Food?

From chicken to pasta and chocolate to asparagus, keep reading to find out more about America’s favorite food. What is your favorite food?  Do you flip for pizza?  Or can you not get enough burgers? If you turn to beef as your favorite then you’re in good company.  A...

Halloween Trivia

Did you know that the most candy sales of the year happen on October 28?  Keep reading for more fun Halloween Trivia! Happy Halloween everybody!  Today is the day that most children (and a lot of adults!) look forward to all year!  The kids will be parading in their...

October 30 is National Candy Corn Day

The tri-colored treat has been around for over 125 years and is celebrated today with National Candy Corn Day. It seems only fitting that they day before Halloween is set aside to celebrate candy corn.  Many of us probably have childhood memories of trying to insert...