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Re: Hot and Now
« Reply #25 on: November 02, 2019, 11:37:52 PM »

Sure, if that is what you like.  I'll pass.
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Re: Hot and Now
« Reply #26 on: November 03, 2019, 01:13:40 AM »

I remember a Hot and Now in Lafayette Indiana that I ate at moderately frequently back in 1993, near the Lafayette Square mall.  Recently I was looking at that area on Google Maps and discovered the area where it was, SW of the mall, has been completely redeveloped so of course it's gone now.
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Re: Hot and Now
« Reply #27 on: November 03, 2019, 12:32:32 PM »

We had one of those in Ypsilanti.  It was closed for several years before it was finally torn down.  I thought it would have made a good drive-through marijuana store.

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Re: Hot and Now
« Reply #28 on: November 03, 2019, 10:52:04 PM »

I was hungry and only had a $5 on me, so after going to the K-Wings game, I went to McDonalds and got a three dollar combo.  Going to Mickey D's reminded me of another nasty burger joint that we had in Michigan called Hot and Now (sometimes called Hot N Nasty or Rotten Cow).  I was curious if this chain was anywhere else in the United States or if my fellow boardmates had a similar kind of place local to them.

I was never impressed with Mattoon, Illinois' Burger King. There are others that have left me underwhelmed, but the names escape me.
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Re: Hot and Now
« Reply #29 on: November 04, 2019, 01:33:20 PM »

Apparently, the only national chain from the double drive thru boom that survives largely intact today is Checkers/Rally’s.

And probably not coincidentally, many of their new locations are remodeled Hot 'n' Now sites.
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