Flamingo Restaurant Matchbook

The exotic sounding Flamingo Restaurant used to be on North Broadway, Tarrytown in the spot currently home to Sushi Thai Asian Fusion. Run by the Mosa family from Israel, it got a special mention in the New York Times, December 1977 holiday guide to having “An Ichabod Crane Christmas”;

“For authentic Middle Eastern food, a visitor might try the Flamingo Restaurant on Route 9 in Tarrytown, just north of Main Street.

The matchbook is notable for having the old double letter telephone exchange, last used in 1978.