Bizarre Eat Shops Built to Lure Trade (Apr, 1934)
That flower pot tearoom is pretty awesome.
Bizarre Eat Shops Built to Lure Trade
An ice cream maker’s specialty is cones. His shops throughout the city are shaped like inverted cones, thus advertising his wares and drawing attention.
HOT DOGS are purveyed by this eat shop, so the showman instincts of the proprietor have caused him to model the exterior of his stand after a puppy.
FLOWER POT TEAROOM is one of the unique attractions on the Pacific coast. Giant flowers rise realistically from the roof. Right â€” COFFEE POT specializes in quick lunches for passing tourists. Steam rises from the spout.
This unusual restaurant is housed within a model of a zeppelin. Note the mooring mast at left
THE HAT, copy of a brown derby, is popular among bizarre eating places. The restaurant is located within the crown of the hat, while the curved brim makes a very unusual veranda. The sign invites passersby to stop and “eat in the hat.”