Blaw-Knox towers and Nashville

Larry Weil
Thu Mar 17 16:53:24 EDT 2011

At 3:21 PM -0400 3/17/11, Paul Hopfgarten wrote:
>Why is it that most National Chains fail to make in-roads in to good 
>old parochial New England? Now of course Waffle Houses are pretty 
>lame places to eat, I will admit, and only used on my trips to Texas 
>last summer as a quick meal while on the road...

There are lots of regional chains, and I believe Waffle House is one 
of them.  And some of the places that are common here are not found 
elsewhere.  You can't find Pot Belly Subs much outside of Chicago, 
and you wont find Papa Gino's or DeAngelos outside of New England or 
upstate NY.

Larry Weil
Lake Wobegone, NH

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