Home Town – Yocco’s – East Penn Diner

Every couple of months my dad and I take a trip up to Emmaus, Pennsylvania on business. Slowly but surely we’re exploring some of what the area has to offer.

Breakfast: The Home Town Diner, 8732 Hamilton Blvd Breinigsville, PA
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It’s nice to see a larger ’70s diner like this which still has a strong emphasis on the counter.
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Cream chipped beef, scrambled eggs, sausage, scrapple, bacon, coffee, toast, homefries
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The Deraffele builder tag
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The former Emmaus Diner, 1418 Chestnut St Emmaus, PA. According to this site, the diner was supposed to have reopened as the East Penn Diner about a month and a half ago.
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We had lunch at Yocco’s Hot Dogs in Emmaus. The regional chain started in 1922 and now has six locations.

I love self-cannibalistic food mascots. Yocco’s not only has their anthropomorphic hot dog mascot, but the fries had a happy spud resting on his chopped up comrades.
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Photos by/ copyright Michael G. Stewart.

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3 thoughts on “Home Town – Yocco’s – East Penn Diner

  1. 9″x9″ tiles, Beth 😉
    I don’t think this Yocco’s location has changed since it opened in the early ’70s.

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