the Uniontown Restaurant was listed in Howard Johnson's 1954
directory/map as an open location, the local newspaper, the
Herald Standard, reported in a January 2, 1994 article
that it opened on February 15, 1955. The paper claimed that
the restaurant was first owned by Robert Rex.
a prime spot to capture travelers on the National Road, the
Restaurant was adjacent to the Uniontown Motel which boasted
of having 32 units with tile baths, hot water heat, optional
air conditioning and television, Simmons furniture with Beautyrest
mattresses, playground, and telephones in every room -- It
was a simpler time!