TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy
The actual restaurant building, on which this show is based, is located at 1747 NW Grand Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona. It is currently called Pat's Family Restaurant. It was known as "Mel's Diner", from 1976 to 1985. Google Earth's ground view still shows the name as "Mel's Diner".
Florence Jean Castleberry:
Kiss my grits!
Phoenix, Arizona has some of the highest mean temperatures in the United States. Despite the series being set there, NONE of supporting characters are shown wearing short pants and the cast often dresses as if they were in a more temperate climate even in the middle of summer.
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