The Donut Hole, La Puente,CA

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ChrisLAXEncounter
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The Donut Hole, La Puente,CA

Postby ChrisLAXEncounter » Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:20 pm

Name: The Donut Hole
Architect:
Year: Est. 1958

Street: 15300 E. Amar Rd
City: La Puente
State: CA
Zip: 91744
Country:
Phone: (626) 968-2912

Type:
Style: programmatic
Status:


"One-of-a-kind example of 1960's Programmatic architecture -- where else can you drive through a donut? Open 24 hrs."

http://www.flickr.com/photos/stancherian/914915/

http://www.laokay.com/GiantObjects.htm


I can not believe this jewel is still among us!

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Buddies Lounge
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Postby Buddies Lounge » Mon Oct 02, 2006 10:06 pm

They had a second location in Covina, on Grand Ave....It's still standing on the east side of the street next to a Jack-In-The-Box.

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Gnomus
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Postby Gnomus » Thu Feb 22, 2007 10:22 pm

Does the Covina location feature the giant fiberglass donuts? I thought I read somewhere that one other Donut Hole location was like the one in La Puente...


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