Would you buy a Torch of the Acropolis menu for $135?

via eBay

via eBay

Torch of the Acropolis restaurant, better known as “The Torch,” served Oak Cliff residents for decades. In the mid-20th century, when eating out was a luxury usually reserved for special occasions, The Torch was THE Oak Cliff restaurant.

s-l1600-1Read more about the history of The Torch here.

A listing on eBay offers a vintage menu from The Torch, listing 65-cent shrimp cocktails and $1.50 top sirloins, for sale. It’s a charming bit of Oak Cliff history that can be yours for $135 or six payments of $23.

By |2015-11-10T12:45:35-05:00November 10th, 2015|News, Oak Cliff History, Restaurants|1 Comment

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One Comment

  1. Smokey November 12, 2015 at 9:12 AM

    Not me but I would give $20 for a salt and pepper shaker set “Stolen from Austins BBQ”!

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