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Five Things You Won't Believe A&W is Older Than

A&W Restaurants was founded in Lodi, CA all the way back in 1919. To give you an idea of just how long ago that was, we're highlighting five things A&W Restaurants is older than. Warning: prepare to have your mind blown.  ...

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Inside the Creation of A&W Restaurants' 100th Anniversary Book

You probably know by now that 2019 marks 100 years of A&W Restaurants. To celebrate this occasion, we asked the people who have made this milestone possible — our friends, family, and fans — to share their A&W stories, photos, and memories. ...

March 26, 2019 Read More

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