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The Gobbler Motel and Supper Club - RIP

Chet

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The Gobbler Motel and Super Club - RIP

The Gobbler!

It's hard to beleive this place went out of business! I remember going there for big family dinners in the 1970's. The restaurant / bar area had shag carpet on the walls, and if I remember right, the circular bar rotated...

Take the tour (click the 'lets go gobblin!' text). You won't regret it!
 

Chet

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...about the architect....

Found his web page

This poor bloke is like the retarded son of Frank Llyod Wright...
 

NHPlanner

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Re: ...about the architect....

Chet said:
Found his web page

This poor bloke is like the retarded son of Frank Llyod Wright...
Thank god we didn't hire this guy for our recent police station design....blargh!

 

donk

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I especially liked the description of the B&W couch morphing into a panda. Better not consume too much of Mike D.'s stash or you could be in for a bad trip if you are staying at the gobbler.
 

ecofem

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This piece adds new dimension to the term multi-use building...

it's a water tower *and* a building....


niiiiice
 

Seabishop

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His collection of churches should be destroyed by God. When this architect dies, he'll have to answer to the Ultimate Design Review Board!

At least this guy has a unique style, even though I think its horrible.
 

BKM

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I was sympathetic at first. . .until I saw The Normandy Apartments. El Yucko Supremo.

Multifamily was NOT his forte.
 
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