I was driving home from Blue Palms in Los Angeles the other night, and I just happened to pass Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles. I’ve never been there, but I’ve heard all about it. It gets a famous mention in Quentin Tarantino’s “Jackie Brown” when Samuel L. Jackson’s character uses Roscoe’s to convince Chris Tucker’s character to help him out with something.
Another famous patron of Roscoe’s was with Snoop Dogg, who went as far as to do an interview with Larry King in the restaurant. Larry orders food, but doesn’t really eat it.
Here is a sweet Roscoe’s music video: