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spotonjane Jan 31, 2012 09:34 AM

Assistance appreciated! I have a very vivid memory of going to a Whataburger in Covington just off the 190 about 3 years ago. However, I have recently been informed that it is no longer there and, in fact, may never have been there in the first place. Please let me know if there was ever a Whataburger on the Northshore or if I am the victim of an extremely elaborate hoax or possible hallucination. Thanks!

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    collardman RE: spotonjane Jan 31, 2012 11:08 AM

    I can't remember a n shore Whataburger. Particulalry since K. The only real chain burger place in Covington proper is McD's

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      jmorri26 RE: collardman Jan 31, 2012 01:54 PM

      Never been a Whataburger there. Whataburger is a Texas thing, if I'm not mistaken. They go nuts for them here (Dallas, now) but I personally don't get it.

      If I remember correctly for a while there was a Backyard Burger, maybe that was it? If not there's Rally's, a McD, Burger King, etc and a few other places right off 190 coming to mind quick.

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        Hungry Celeste RE: jmorri26 Jan 31, 2012 02:13 PM

        I haven't seen a Whataburger east of Lafayette, LA.

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          roro1831 RE: Hungry Celeste Jan 31, 2012 02:31 PM

          There's one in BR.

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            twyst RE: roro1831 Jan 31, 2012 03:22 PM

            There used to be one in Houma, not sure if its still there.

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          texasredtop RE: jmorri26 Jan 31, 2012 03:19 PM

          I also thought Whataburger was Texas only. Several decades ago they were awesome. What they serve now and what they have served for the last dozen or so years is not representative of what they once were so it's no surprise that you are underwhelmed.

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