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The Cockatoo restaurant in west los angeles @ 1963

ChowBear May 31, 2013 06:29 PM

Does Anyone remember this restaurant except me??? It was a semi-fancy steakhouse on the northwest corner of Pico and Sepulveda. I was there is 1963, I remember it vividly, but everyone thinks I'm nuts!

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    Mas o Menos RE: ChowBear May 31, 2013 06:39 PM

    Sorry - - the Cockatoo Restaurant was located at Imperial Highway and Hawthorne Boulevard in Hawthorne. You must be thinking of Scotch and Sirloin.

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      carter RE: Mas o Menos May 31, 2013 07:08 PM


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        ChowBear RE: Mas o Menos May 31, 2013 07:09 PM

        No, not the one in Hawthorn. I do believe that it did become the Scotch and Sirloin though, it did change names a few times. But thanks anyway.

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          carter RE: ChowBear May 31, 2013 10:23 PM

          there was also a Flakey Jake's on that corner, but probably after the time you were referring to.

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          Servorg RE: Mas o Menos May 31, 2013 11:03 PM

          Drank mostly, and ate infrequently, at the Scotch and Sirloin in the early/mid 70's after moving to Mar Vista in '73.

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