Malibu, California: Salsa Muffler Man

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Address:
22800 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA
Directions:
On the ocean side of Hwy 1/Pacific Coast Hwy, 5.5 miles west of its intersection with Hwy 27/S. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
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Salsa Muffler Man.

Salsa Muffler Man
Classic towering fiberglass statue made in the 1960s to promote roadside businesses. "El Salsero" wears a Mexican hat and holds a taco platter. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [06/11/2013]

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Salsa Muffler Man.

Salsa Muffler Man

The Muffler Man at La Salsa seems to be in great shape, but it looks like all the food and condiments from his taco platter have disappeared.

[Dean Jeffrey, 05/18/2010]

Taco Platter Muffler Man.

Muffler Man

Muffler Man at 22800 Pacific Coast Highway welcomes all to Malibu.

[Michael, 07/31/2007]
Malibu Salsa Man

When I was a kid in the seventies, the Malibu Salsa Man did, in fact, hold a burger (the bottom half of the bun is now his tray). He was the Malibu Frosty Freeze Man and was all in white before the addition of the sombrero, serape, and mustache.

[Ryan, 04/15/2004]

Salsa Man.

Salsa Muffler Man

A "Salsa" Muffler Man stands at the fringe of the Pacific Ocean. He's been there at least 20 years. [kristie, 7/9/97]

His right hand has been modified to better support a large platter of spicy foods. The proprietor said the place was a burger joint before La Salsa bought it out and he used to wield an enormous burger. In fact, that platter he's holding looks suspiciously like the bottom half of a bun!

[Wesley Treat, 5/28/98, 05/28/1998]

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