A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from October 15, 2015
“Home is where the free food is”

“Home is where the heart is” is an old saying. “Home is where the free food is” is a jocular variation.

“Home is where the free food is...ask any stray cat” was cited in 2007. “College students: Home is where the free food is” was cited on Twitter on October 8, 2015.


Twitter
Ugi
‏@rLfNowhere
@NYdelight home is where the free food is.
6:59 PM - 1 Jul 2009

Twitter
ME
‏@justacloserriot
Homeward bound! I heard home is where the heart is. I also heard home is where the free food is.
6:35 PM - 14 Oct 2009

Twitter
Anthony Sheedy
‏@anthonysheedy
Home is where the free food is.
1:58 PM - 14 Mar 2010

Ranal.ca
The Lakeview Quotes (Page Updated: June 21, 2010)
The following quotations are some of thoughts I shared with the staff of Lakeview Manor over my last five years there.
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Other Thoughts
Home is where the free food is… ask any stray cat. (9-Mar-2007)

Tony Lives Here
Yea I am on this DNA thing again, sort of…
Posted on December 28, 2010
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Pigeons have markers encoded in their DNA indicating where they were born and they stay there. They are not into this migration business. As a kid I raised pigeons, we had some for racing and some for eating. Home is where the free food is.

Funny Status
Home is where the free food is.
May 26. 2011

Funny Status
Home is where the free food is.
October 23, 2013

Twitter
Drake O’Bryant ⚾️
‏@DrakeD27
College students: Home is where the free food is.
8:01 PM - 8 Oct 2015
Oklahoma, USA

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Thursday, October 15, 2015 • Permalink