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Old 10-08-2014, 03:17 AM   #1
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Cute Names!

I've noticed in our travels that some businesses have catchy names. Some are puns, some are take-offs on real phrases, most of them are cute. Some even are funny even though it appears to be unintended. As in, you find it funny if your sense of humor is a little tilted. Like the crematorium I found run by a family called "Pillsbury".

Have you seen anything that caused you to chuckle? Better yet, did the name draw you into the business? After all, that's probably the original intention of the marketing guy.

We saw this on a walk through the foodie district in Asheville, NC a few years back.

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Old 10-08-2014, 03:57 AM   #2
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I've seen many like that, I just can't remember one at the moment. Many establishments try a catchy turn on words or phrase to use as a restaurant name. It doesn't make or break them from what I gather.
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Old 10-08-2014, 04:43 AM   #3
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There was a Vegetarian cafe near where we lived a few years back called the "Garden of Eat'n". I thought it was cute, but it didn't last very long unfortunately. They made a great avocado club sandwich!
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Old 10-08-2014, 06:03 PM   #4
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Well it's not a business name and it sure as shootin' isn't cute. But I do have a tilted sense of humor and found it funny.

On the back of the garbage trucks from a local company they have a simple statement painted on.

"Free Lunch"
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Old 10-08-2014, 06:48 PM   #5
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my high school gf's father owned a kosher meat company (abeles and heymann) and i got to drive around the company van once in a while to take her out on dates.

the back doors of the van said "don't hit me, i'm full of balogna".
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Old 10-08-2014, 07:50 PM   #6
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We have a pet store in the area that has a sign by the road that says.

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Old 10-08-2014, 08:07 PM   #7
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Sign on a VFW club in Wisconsin:

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Old 10-08-2014, 08:31 PM   #8
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Not food related but;

Anteeks and Junque I always had to laugh when I walked past it.
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Old 10-08-2014, 08:35 PM   #9
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During one of my trips cross country, I think it was in Crawford, VA outside a restaurant we had just eaten in.

Two large billboards side by side.

The first one read "Call your plumber"

The second one read "Pray, It works!
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Old 10-08-2014, 08:37 PM   #10
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Coffee shop;

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