Sam McManis

June 30, 2013

Discoveries: McDonald's first eatery was in San Bernardino, really

If you want to see the place where McDonald's actually got its start – and we know you do, despite all that health-conscious tsk-tsking – you go to a low-rise building at 14th and E streets in San Bernardino.


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Sam McManis has covered travel and recreation at The Sacramento Bee since 2011, criss-crossing California to report on interesting, humorous, unexpected and sometimes truly strange stories. When he's not driving all over the state for work, McManis likes to run on the many mountain trails California boasts. Contact Sam McManis at or 916-321-1145. Twitter: @SamMcManis