86 Years of Griddled Perfection at Bob's Hamburg in Akron

86 Years of Griddled Perfection at Bob's Hamburg in Akron

By the time I had settled in at Bob's Hamburg in Akron, it was already 2 in the afternoon. Given the late lunch hour, the small room was largely empty but for one couple in a booth and a single at the counter.

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