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Bananas in Duarte - Anyone know of another place like it?

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RoxyGrl Nov 8, 2007 03:57 PM

I got a friend hooked on this place and they have closed down for a few weeks (and it keeps getting extended). Does anyone know of another place like it somewhere East of Pasadena?

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Bananas
1345 Huntington Dr, Duarte, CA

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    heckonwheels RE: RoxyGrl Nov 9, 2007 10:08 AM

    In Azusa, on the NW corner of Foothill and Pasadena Ave. is a place...don't know the name, but it is right next door to a Mexican restaurant called Taco Taco. It's two blocks east of Azusa Ave. (hwy. 39).

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      RoxyGrl RE: heckonwheels Nov 26, 2007 09:41 AM

      Thanks - I'll have to look for this next weekend!

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      carlitosmami RE: RoxyGrl Nov 20, 2007 09:28 AM

      There is a place a few lights away int he Target parking lot. next to the Police Substation. it is a Paleta place and they have the Fresas con creama. Never had it yet but i know they sell it. I was MAD when i found out they had closed down.

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        JohnS43 RE: carlitosmami Nov 20, 2007 01:39 PM

        I believe you're referring to La Mich Paleteria. http://www.chowhound.com/topics/366357

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          crystaw RE: carlitosmami Nov 21, 2007 10:30 AM

          La Mich closed down? I haven't been around there in awhile and last time I went I didn't get a paleta!

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            JohnS43 RE: crystaw Nov 25, 2007 07:02 PM

            I believe you misread the post ... BANANAS is closed, not La Mich.

            And on a related note, I was at The Green Onion today (adjacent to Bananas); they had signs in several places indicating that the Bananas menu (or at least some of it) would be available at the Green Onion beginning on 12/15.

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              RoxyGrl RE: JohnS43 Nov 26, 2007 09:17 AM

              That's great news - thanks John!!!!

        2. raytamsgv RE: RoxyGrl Nov 26, 2007 03:11 PM

          Bananas has been replaced by a sandwich/coffee shop-type of place. I think it's called "Joe's Place."

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