Turlock, California: President Bush Sat Here

Technically he was still Vice-President when he sat here during his 1988 election campaign, but maybe this stop is what put him over the top. The counter seats in which he and future First Lady Barbara sat have big plaques attached to their backs.

Latif's Restaurant

Address:
111 N. Golden State Blvd, Turlock, CA
Directions:
Latif's Restaurant. Downtown, on the west side of N. Golden State Blvd between E. Olive Ave. and E. Main St.
Hours:
6 AM - 2 PM (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
209-634-5351
Admission:
Free
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Barbara Bush seat.

President Bush Sat Here

Latif's, an original 1970s diner in Turlock, hosted President George and First Lady Barbara Bush on Oct. 15, 1988. You may sit in the very same seats while enjoying pie and coffee.

[Joe DePage, 12/24/2014]

July 2016: Photo added.

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