Norco, California: Cowboy Big Boy

A unique customized Big Boy statue at a Big Boy restaurant, wears a cowboy hat and boots. The community of Norco is "Horsetown USA." Guess they didn't want to make him look like a horse.

Address:
3521 Hamner Ave., Norco, CA
Directions:
I-15 exit 100, turn west onto 6th St., then left at the first stoplight onto Hamner Ave., then left at the first stoplight into the parking lot.
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Bob's Big Boy

One of only five remaining restaurants of this once-abundant chain in Southern California, the Norco Bob's Big Boy is unique for being the only one with a modified statue. The Boy wears a cowboy hat and boots in keeping with Norco's designation as "Horsetown USA."

[LaGina McDowell, 04/16/2022]

The restaurant displays several standard issue Big Boy statues, but only one cow-Boy. He stands outside the entrance, on the north side.


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