Taco Bell Saves First Ever Taco Bell Restaurant, AKA “Numero Uno”

November 20, 2015

TACO BELL® SAVES RESTAURANT “NUMERO UNO” FROM DEMOLITION

World’s first Taco Bell® to be relocated from Downey, CA to company’s headquarters in Irvine

IRVINE, Calif. – Taco Bell® today announced plans to raise and rehabilitate the world’s first Taco Bell restaurant from its 53-year-old foundation in Downey, CA and relocate it to the Taco Bell headquarters in Irvine, CA — saving it from impending demolition. On Thursday, November 19, the restaurant, referred to lovingly as “Numero Uno,” will bid farewell to the community of Downey and make the 45-mile journey through the streets of Southern California. The structure will remain on…