Posts tagged ‘Great Filling Station Hold Up’

November 16, 2009

We Were Sitting In The Krystal, About As Drunk As We Could Be


Not a bad place to hide out from the Cops, but if you see a Sheriff walking towards you with a TV under his arm, you better start checking if there’s a rear exit, or it will cost you two good years!

  • Open 24/7
  • Southern Equivalent to the Mid-West’s White Castle
  • Founded in 1932 – Chattanooga, TN
  • Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas, and (1) in Virginia
  • World Record: 103 Krystal Burger eaten in 8 minutes by 218 pounder, Joey Chestnut on 10/28/09
  • Mentioned in Jimmy Buffett’s A Great Filling Station Hold Up – WHITE SPORTS COAT AND A PINK CRUSTACEAN – 1975
  • There you have it… Our First Place/Location/Establishment mentioned in a Jimmy Buffett Song. If you haven’t eaten in a Krystal, can you call yourself a Parrothead? You tell me.

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