|Shake Rattle & Read (4810 N Broadway) just got a new sign to pay homage to its origins as|
The Book Box, begun by the sister of current owner Ric Addy 47 years ago.
|Unbelievably, Felix Keys is approaching the century mark. |
Helping Uptowners get into their homes since 1916. (4637 N Clark)
|FoodTown (Hazel & Montrose) has recently had a makeover, even outdoor seating.|
|We don't know how long the Pancake House has been serving up breakfast next to the Riv,|
but the decor screams "Mad Men"-era to us.
|Jake's Chicken, at Montrose and Broadway, since 1959. As the legend goes,|
"Only a rooster can get a better piece of chicken." It says so right in the window.
|Carol's Pub, at Leland & Clark, opened in 1972 to serve Uptown's then-robust Appalachian |
population. Dave Hoekstra just won a Lisagor Award for his story about Carol's, Carol herself,
and Uptown over the past 40 years. Photo courtesy of Matt Shobe on Flickr.