Parker County Today July 2017 - Page 99

our taste: RESTAURANT REVIEW The Malt Shop — A Parker County Tradition Straight Out of a 1950s Teen Movie —  You Could Call It, “Tammy and the Burger.” BY THE WEATHERFORD FOODIE M The Malt Shop is open Monday to Saturday 9:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday noon to 9:30 p.m. Location is at 2038 Fort Worth Highway (US-180) at FM-730 in Weatherford. They can be reached at 817-594-2524, on Facebook and at www.maltshopweatherford.com . Weatherford Foodie can be found at weatherfordfoodie.com and on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Yelp, Urbanspoon, Foursquare and Pinterest. y 15-year-old nephew was visiting us for the week and wanted to eat “somewhere fun.” Since we’re lucky enough to have an original drive- in burger joint in Weatherford (The Malt Shop, a Parker County tradition since 1958), we headed out. It’s not fancy; there is no indoor seating area, no servers or carhops, and no beer or wine. There’s just excellent old-school food at reasonable prices and a feel of family when you are there.  New owners Janie and