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Corpus Christi, Texas: Original Whataburger Replica

You can't eat at the original Whataburger stand (it was bulldozed years ago) but you can pose for photos outside a shed painted to look like it.

4126 S. Staples St., Corpus Christi, TX
On the northbound side of S. Staples St. just west of its intersection with Everhart Rd. Pull into the Whataburger parking lot and you'll see the shed behind the restaurant.
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Original Whataburger Replica.

Original Whataburger Replica

Cool little replica of the original Whataburger stand is in the parking lot of a newer store.

[Shelle, 01/29/2019]

Whataburger replica.

Original Whataburger Replica

A storage building for Whataburger has been painted to look like the original tiny drive-in.

[Curtis Gillentine, 07/11/2017]

The replica was painted to match an old photo of the original Whataburger, which was bulldozed before its gastro-historical significance was recognized. It opened on August 8, 1950.

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