706 EAST MAIN ST. - PARKER'S RESTAURANT

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706 EAST MAIN ST. - PARKER'S RESTAURANT

706
,
Durham
NC
Cross street: 
Built in
1930-1950
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  • Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:42pm by gary

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United States
35° 59' 24.6912" N, 78° 53' 33.576" W
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706
,
Durham
NC
Cross street: 
Built in
1930-1950
Architectural style: 
Construction type: 
Neighborhood: 
Type: 
Use: 

 

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1980 (Duke Chanticleer)

A longtime favorite, particularly with Duke students, Parker's seems to have closed sometime in the 1990s, but I'm unsure when. As of 2008-2011, the building houses JC's kitchen, where "the food is anointed, and you won't be disappointed." (Yes, that JC.)

06.25.13 (Photo by Gary Kueber)

06.25.13. One of the better signs in Durham. Praise the Lord for soul food. (Photo by Gary Kueber)

 

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