The owners of the hamburger, Mexican food, barbecue, and fish restaurant on the northwest corner of Taft and Peden — dubbed “Greased Lightning Pit Stop” by the sign hanging on it for over a decade — have listed it for sale at $750,000. Also included in the offer: the storefront adjacent to it and a run-down bungalow diagonally behind the restaurant.
The bungalow sits on a separate, 5,000-sq.-ft. lot beyond the fence shown below:
Looking from Peden, you can catch a glimpse of its west side through the trees:
Together, the properties total 10,978 sq.-ft. The restaurant at 1720 Taft has been in the hands of the same owner since at least the early ’80s.
- 1720 Taft St. [HAR]