Tipp O’ the Town

On occasion the search for the perfect burger lands you in the most unlikely of places. This week that place is Tipp City Ohio. Being north of town on the backside of the lunch hour left me scrambling for a bite to eat. Leaving exit 68 off of I-75 I had the option of hitting…

Foy’s in Fairborn

Eureka! I found it. A truly vintage diner, like stepping back in time. Foy’s Rock and Roll Grill is located in downtown Fairborn “on the circle”. It appears not much has changed inside this time capsule. Just the way a local dive diner should be. I couldn’t have been more surprised or pleased stepping into…

One Eyed Jack’s

While eating at the Fairborn location of national chain First Watch, I noticed a sign proclaiming “pub burgers”. The place is One Eyed Jacks across from the Nutter Center. It’s not a diner. It’s barely a dive. At first glance it is a college bar with all the trappings. Cheap afternoon beer, a menu full…

The 4200 Place

The 4200 Place re-opened last week . Named after its location at 4200 Kettering Boulevard across from Moraine assembly. After the sudden death of its owner and subsequent closing of this little gem in 2007, this diner is back. Once a true drive in called Angelo’s, this local eatery has redefined itself once again. The…

Coming soon

A new Dayton website reviewing all the out of the way, old school, greasy spoons, dives, diners and burger joints. Look for a review of the newly reopened 4200 Place diner in the Moraine/Kettering GM area. This little gem is set to reopen on January 14. We will be there for a full review.