First things first: The Original Chubby's outpost that just opened in Westminster is not officially related to the original Chubby's, the iconic Mexican joint that grew out of the Chubby Burger Drive Inn on West 38th Avenue, which Stella Cordova bought in 1967 and where she kept working four four de ... More >>
At ten this morning, Julian Cordova's second Original Chubby's restaurant finally opened on Santa Fe Drive -- and business has been brisk. Cordova opened his first Original Chubby's in Thornton in 1987; he insists that his two restaurants -- in addition to the original Chubby's that his grandmother, ... More >>
An Original Chubby's is about to open at 14th and Kalamath, and as evidenced by the sign already in the window, it wants you to know that there's no connection between this restaurant and any with similar names -- except at other Original Chubby's up in Thornton. See also: - Original sin: A Chubby' ... More >>
Look closely at that sign in the shadows. Looks like an Original Chubby's is going into the former home of Mercedes Mexican Restaurant at 1385 Santa Fe Drive, doesn't it? Julian Cordova, the same person who owns the Original Chubby's at 8330 Washington Street in Thornton, is opening this new place, ... More >>
Family matriarch Stella Cordova spills the beans on the Chubby's restaurant empire.