Frisch’s to permanently close 7 locations, limit service at others.
At its peak in 1989, there were over 240 Bob’s locations throughout the United States , most belonging to Marriott. By August 2019, only five Bob’s Big Boy Restaurants remain in operation, all in Southern California. Those five locations are in Burbank (Toluca Lake), Calimesa, Downey, Norco, and Northridge.
Frisch’s Big Boy Restaurants is a restaurant chain with its headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. Big Boy was started as Bob’s Pantry in 1936 by Bob Wian in Glendale, California. The restaurants became known as ” Bob’s “, ” Bob’s Drive-Ins”, ” Bob’s , Home of the Big Boy Hamburger”, and (commonly as) Bob’s Big Boy .
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The difference is the Big Boy is the original and the Big Mac is the copy. There is some confusion about that because both have been around seemingly forever but the Big Boy was definitely there ahead of McDonald’s. The Big Mac was created because McDonald’s lacked a signature burger like the Big Boy .
In addition to being a very large man, Alex ” Big Boy ” Whistance isn’t shy about beating the hell out of a bike.
65 years (April 15, 1955)
Big Boy Menu Prices
|Classic Big Boy Combo (Combo served with fries and a side salad)||$9.19|
|Classic Big Boy Combo (Served with fries only)||$8.19|
|Super Big Boy Combo (Combo served with fries and a side salad)||$10.19|
|Super Big Boy Combo (Served with fries only)||$9.19|
7.59 Monday-Friday—served until 11 a.m. | 8.99 Saturday and Holidays—served until 1 p.m.; Sunday 2 p.m. Breakfast Bar with Fruit is priced per person for dining room consumption only. See buffet for calorie declarations.
Cincinnati-based Frisch’s announced this morning that it will sell “substantially all” of its Golden Corral restaurants and real estate to NRD Holdings LLC, an Atlanta-based operator of fast-food and pizza restaurants.
|Italian Hoagie (Half)||$5.29|
|Meatball Sandwich with Cheese||$5.49|
|Hot Sausage with Cheese||$5.99|
Frisch’s Menu Prices
|Food||Size & Price|
|Impossible Big Boy Combo Just like the classic Big Boy but with two patties made of plants (Cooked on the same grill as meat)||$9.49|
|California Big Boy Combo ¼ lb. of beef patties with cheese, pickle, leaf lettuce, red onion, tartar sauce, tomato, smashed avocado, and crispy bacon||$9.99|
For many years a Big Boy franchisee, in 2001, Frisch’s became the exclusive owner of the Big Boy trademark in Indiana, Kentucky, and most of Ohio and Tennessee, and is no longer affiliated with Big Boy Restaurant Group. In July 2019, there were 118 restaurants in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.