Huntington Park, California: Former Chili Bowl Restaurant

Nightclub in a building shaped like a giant bowl of chili.

Address:
2230 E. Florence Ave., Huntington Park, CA
Directions:
Marbrisa Ave. and Florence Ave.
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Chili Bowl converted.

Chili Bowls of California

There are four surviving Chili Bowl restaurant buildings in southern California [and none of them sell chili]. There's Kim Chuy, a Chinese restaurant in Alhambra; Guadalajara de Noche, a nightclub in Huntington Park; Valley Dealer Exchange, a car dealership in Glendale; and Mr. Cecil's California Ribs in Los Angeles, which closed in 2012.

[S Winston, 07/02/2013]

Chili bowl building.

Former Chili Bowl Restaurant

Now a nightclub, the building used to be part of a local fast food chain, called the Chili Bowls, back around the 1920s. All of the buildings were shaped like bowls of chili.

[ADalton, 03/17/2011]

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