We are about to end a very important chapter in the history of the great state of Texas.
The very first A-frame Whataburger location is set to close its doors, in favor of a new, modern location.
This Whatabuger opened on Andrews Highway in Odessa in 1961, and is the first location known to have used the now-iconic A-frame shape. A brand development coordinator for the restaurant wrote on Facebook that the change was necessary in order to provide the best customer experience possible, even if it meant sacrificing a little bit of Texas history (our words).
The brand coordinator wrote: