Broadway Joe’s

pic by Lynn Pelham of Life Magazine

Broadway Joe’s opened in January of 1969 at 2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd. in Coral Gables, Florida. Broadway Joe’s was named after Football Hero Joe Namath and featured Hamburgers and Roast Beef Sandwiches as you can clearly see in the picture below.

pic by Lynn Pelham of Life Magazine

By May of 1970 there were 11 locations in Florida, New York and Texas, 3 of which were franchises.  December 1970 saw Joe Namath leave the company and not long after that Broadway Joe’s was gone.

Article from The Evening Independent – May 21st, 1970

Article from the Miami News – Sept. 30, 1970