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Nov 26, 2007 10:27 AM

Wally George mexican plate? (Orange County)

Within the last 10 years, I remember Wally George, former local KDOC-TV (and syndicated) combat TV host, mentioned that there was a restaurant in the OC that had a Wally George Combination Plate. If I recall correctly, the restuarant served mexican food and was located in Anaheim, Garden Grove, Orange, or Santa Ana. Does anyone know if the plate still exists and/or at what restaurant?

Thank you!

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  1. I think you might be thinking of Mr. Smoke BBQ and Polish Restaurant, which is long gone.

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    1. re: Das Ubergeek

      "...which is long gone."

      As is Mr. George.

      This article doesn't mention the combo plate, but it looks like it has a picture of it:

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        1. I remember the special you are thinking of. It was at Texas Loosey's, an American restaurant with scantily clad waitresses, across from CSUF. It wasn't a Mexican special, but a burger special with the burger "served in the right side of the basket."

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          1. re: GoodEatz

            We're going to get bumped off by the mods, but I can't resist:

            Were the grilled onions "combed over" the top of the burger? ; )

            1. re: silverlakebodhisattva

              I believe they had a junior version. Preferably served naked on a train.