Category: RIP

Apr 11
[CLOSED] 92 Year Old Freda Hirsch’s Market – A Treat in Phoenixville PA!

Update February 25, 2016 – We are sad to report that Freda Hirsch has passed…

Apr 09
[CLOSED] NYC’s Empire Diner To Close- booooooo!

Wow, the good news about NYC Retro Roadmap fun comes just in time to salve the…

Apr 07
RIP Drive In Movie Marquee Sign – Photo Op on Route 20 Shrewsbury MA

There’s a stretch of Route 20 in Massachusetts between Route 9 and 290 that I…

Feb 15
[CLOSED] Nifty Nic Nacs – Your Florida Vintage Vacation Souvenir Shop

2016 UPDATE: Closed 🙁   One of my favorite places to load up on Retro Roadmap…

Jan 13
[ CLOSED 2010 ] Dinerman Recommends Tommy Marcos’ Ledo Restaurant

October 2010 (10/2010 updated to note that this location has closed- boo!) I know…

Jan 08
[CLOSED] The Waldorf Astoria CLOSED for “Renovations” 2017

January 2018 update: Still closed, here are 2 articles about the…

Dec 09
[CLOSED] The Nest Diner – Mattapoisett MA Vintage Diner

Our visit to The Nest vintage Diner in Mattapoisett MA couldn’t have been more…

Nov 26
[CLOSED] Bowl More Duckpin Bowling at Bowlmor Lanes – Mattapoisett MA

Since 1945 Bowlmor Lanes has been open for duckpin bowling on the main strip of Route…

Nov 01
[CLOSED] Vintage Costume Jewelry Mecca and More! – Millsboro Bazaar

I am thrilled to report that two of the places I wrote back in the day about for my…

Oct 11
[CLOSED] Mel-Dor Vintage Motel Sign Bechtelsville PA

2011 Sad to report it’s not there anymore!   It must’ve been the time…

Oct 07
[CLOSED] Mommalicious – A Fave Vintage Shop!

2017 UPDATE: The gals at Mommalicious have moved on to other places, and this location…

Sep 29
[REMUDDLED] Double Martini Vintage Neon Sign Goodness! Ed’s Steak House Bedford PA

2018 Update: According to recent research, Ed’s has eliminated much of their…

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