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Gilbert, Arizona: Big Gopher on Roof with Hat

Built in 2019 by Joe Johnston for the roof of his taco and ice cream stand. Inspired by the gophers on his farm and a visit to the Bulldog Cafe replica in Hollywood.


301 N. Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ
Topo. US-60 exit 182, then drive south on Gilbert Rd for 2.5 miles. On the east side of the road, just north of Page Ave.
Eyes glow at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Topo the Gopher.

Big Gopher on Roof with Hat

Called "Topo," this stand is well known locally for its excellent soft-serve dip cones. (Pro Tip: If you get one when the temperature is 115F, eat fast!)

[James Crowe, 07/03/2022]

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