The Restaurant
The Roanoker today

 

Dining Room
One of our dining rooms today

 

Butch Craft with Biscuits

Owner "Butch" Craft with our famous biscuits, featured in Southern Living's "Off the Eaten Path" cookbook

Florine Parker, Lottie Stover and Elenor McDowell at the Counter in the first Jefferson Street Location.
Jefferson Street Location ..Note Ceiling Fans this was before Air Conditioning.
We moved to Towers Mall in 1961 so The City could widen Salem Ave.
Towers Mall Entrance 1969.
Salem Ave Location Grill and Counter in the 1950's.
Helen Shovley Bread and Pie Baker in the Kitchen, Clarence Mitchell is in the Background.
Jefferson Street Uncle Ed and Crafton Warren Serving the Bar.
Menu Specials on the Wall over Grill was Common Practice in Restaurants of the 1950's.
Uncle Ed draws a draft for BullDog Murphy..Note the Boxing Poster at end of Bar.
Lunch Time at Jefferson Street Location for Business Men, Workers and N & W Employees.
Salem Ave Counter under Construction.
Outside of Salem Ave Location.
Crafton Warren at Salem Ave 1955.
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