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matt’s bar

from man vs. food, food wars posted in television by donkeyoti

Matt's Bar is "Home of the Jucy Lucy," a hamburger stuffed with hot melted cheese and grease: delicious. Although not the only Jucy (or Juicy) Lucy in town, it's been featured in the tv shows Man vs Food and Food Wars.

On June 26, 2014, President Obama visited Matt's to try the Jucy.

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the golden girls house

from the golden girls posted in television by donkeyoti

Just north of Sunset Blvd in LA is the house that served as the exterior for the 80s sitcom The Golden Girls (series run 1985-1992). The show was set in Florida, so there's no telling if Blanche, Rose, Dorothy or Sophia will be around there.

"Thank you for being a friend..."

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new zealand consulate

from flight of the conchords posted in television by donkeyoti

Jemaine and Bret often go to the New Zealand Consulate (actually, the East Broadway Medical Association building) to meet with their band manager, Murray, in Flight of the Conchords.

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dave’s pawn shop

from flight of the conchords posted in television by donkeyoti

In the HBO show Flight of the Conchords, this is the location of Mohumbhai and Son's Pawn Shop where Jemaine and Bret's buddy, Dave, works.

In real-life, this is the home to Roger TV Services where you can buy TVs and air conditioners. They also sell DVD versions of the show here.

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billy goat tavern

from john belushi posted in television by donkeyoti

Buried below the different bridge and road levels of Chicago's busy downtown is a small cheeseburger joint established in 1934.

Founded by Greek immigrant Billy Sianis, the Billy Goat was the inspiration for the SNL Cheeseburger sketch with John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd and Bill Murray (Murray was an original writer for the sketch).

Also, the tavern is supposedly the basis for the "Curse of the Billy Goat" after the owner (Sianas) tried to bring a goat to a Cubs game and was ejected.

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