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Old 07-22-2019, 10:26 PM
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Restaurants/bars/clubs on TV shows


Earlier today for some reason the bar name "Thirsty's" crossed my mind, but I couldn't remember what show it was from (I googled--it was George Lopez.) So then I started thinking of other resturants/bars/clubs mentioned a few times on TV shows (but not necessarily central to the series like Cheers and Central Perk.) A few stuck in my memory:

Mason's Dixieline Bar -- In the Heat of the Night
The Bigger Jigger -- Mama's Family
Sugarfoot's -- King of the Hill
Angelino's -- Three's Company

I could list a few more, but let's see what this kicks off.
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Old 07-22-2019, 10:27 PM
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Three's Company: The Regal Beagle
The Sopranos: Vesuvio's
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Old 07-23-2019, 07:29 PM
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The Sopranos: Vesuvio's
And the Bada Bing strip club.
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Old 07-25-2019, 04:50 PM
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The Sopranos: Vesuvio's
Sorry to nitpick. The original restaurant was Vesuvio. No possessive.

After the accidental fire, Artie named the new restaurant Nuovo Vesuvio.

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Old 07-26-2019, 02:35 PM
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'Kavanagh's' on 'The Wire'.
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Old 07-22-2019, 10:32 PM
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Old 07-22-2019, 10:33 PM
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Moe's Tavern
The Black Box
Sh_tkickers

A few dozen more here

https://simpsons.fandom.com/wiki/Cat...rs_and_Taverns
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Old 07-25-2019, 12:03 AM
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Moe's Tavern
It was also briefly Flaming Moe's.
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Old 07-25-2019, 05:56 AM
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Club Obi-Wan in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

The club/disco in Airplane! ("Pinch me, I'm dreaming!" )
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Club Obi-Wan in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

The club/disco in Airplane! ("Pinch me, I'm dreaming!" )
I know: Not TV shows.
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I know: Not TV shows.
Oh.
Right.
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Old 07-25-2019, 11:44 AM
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I know: Not TV shows.

I originally said on TV shows because I was looking for things that were established as a running thing "in universe", mentioned in more than one episode. But I'll allow movies (inevitable thread drift, after all.) Of course, if any series of movies mentions a place in more than one movie, that would be even better.
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Cheers... but I can't remember what show it was on.
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Old 07-22-2019, 11:01 PM
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Cheers... but I can't remember what show it was on.

So--didn't reach the second sentence of the OP?
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Cheers... but I can't remember what show it was on.
St Elsewhere! The docs ended up in Cheers one episode.
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Cheers... but I can't remember what show it was on.
The Simpsons!

Norm "Just gimme a beer, you brain dead HICK! I'LL KILL YOU! I'LL KILL ALL OF YOU!"

Cliff " settle down, normie. Save those pipes for karaoke."
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Cheers... but I can't remember what show it was on.
That place is ok, but I prefer Gary's Old Towne Tavern.

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Shameless: The Alibi Room.
Or The Jockey, from Shameless UK.
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That place is ok, but I prefer Gary's Old Towne Tavern.
Y'know, there's a bar in that bowling alley. Did we ever learn the name of the place?
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Y'know, there's a bar in that bowling alley. Did we ever learn the name of the place?
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When it was not closed for gas leaks lol

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Angelino's -- Three's Company
They also had The Regal Beagle. Which in the original UK show Man About The House was, I think, The Lucky Duck.

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King of the Hill had a bar called The Point After.
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King of the Hill had a bar called The Point After.
I don't remember that -- you could be right -- but Brothers (cable TV) had most of the action at The Point After, run by Joe Waters, played by Robert Walden.
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Kelcy's Bar, later turned into Archie Bunker's Place.
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Roseanne also had The Lanford Inn and Rodbell’s Restaurant

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Phil's from Murphy Brown

The Waterfront Bar in Homicide: Life on the Street.
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MacLaren's from How I met your mother.
Puzzles? from How I met your mother (not really a bar, a bar they were drunkenly planning to open).
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Doug's Place, Days of our Lives. It does remarkably well for a nicer place with very few patrons.

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Doug's Place, Days of our Lives. It does remarkably well for a nicer place with very few patrons.
Is that in the same place "Shenanigans" was in the 80's?
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MacLaren's from How I met your mother.
Puzzles? from How I met your mother (not really a bar, a bar they were drunkenly planning to open).
But how could you forget Robin's hangout - The Hoser Hut?
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But how could you forget Robin's hangout - The Hoser Hut?
Or Marshall's favorites Minnesotan expatriate bar, the Walleye Saloon?

Other recurring HIMYM bars and restaurants include romantic restaurant Cafe L'amour, Chicago pizza parlor and health hazard Gazzola's, brunch staple the Popover Pantry, and of course, strip club the Lusty Leopard (they have a buffet!).
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The Ruby on Corner Gas. There's also the Dog River Hotel and Bar.
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Cafe Nervosa from Frasier. And there was a fancy restaurant they went to a couple of times, but I can't remember the name.
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Cafe Nervosa from Frasier. And there was a fancy restaurant they went to a couple of times, but I can't remember the name.
Daphne's pub was The Fox and Whistle.
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Cafe Nervosa from Frasier. And there was a fancy restaurant they went to a couple of times, but I can't remember the name.

Le Cigare Volant. Translation - The UFO.

Frasier dated the chef for a while, then was banned after the inevitable breakup.
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The North Fork Saloon on The Rifleman. Was this also part of the Mallory House hotel?
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