The interior of the Punch Bowl Social was kept wide open, much like it was when the arena was a boxing venue. The circular bar is one of three in the restaurant.

The interior of the Punch Bowl Social was kept wide open, much like it was when the arena was a boxing venue. The circular bar is one of three in the restaurant. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

— Archie Moore, Ken Norton and “Cinderella Man” Jimmy Braddock fought there...

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