Category Archives: Food

Whether you’re hitting up a small-town diner or experiencing the culinary greatness of a big city, the best part of a road trip is always the food. (Well, and the company, sometimes…)

Atlanta, IL: This little Route 66 town packs a big punch with the Palms Grill Cafe

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Fun photo ops and the best darn pie you’ve ever tasted at the Palms Grill Cafe make Atlanta, IL an excellent Route 66 destination or even a quick I-55 detour…

Headed to the Chili Bowl? Grab a bowl of chili at Tulsa’s best chili parlors

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The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals is world famous. So are some of Tulsa’s tastiest chili restaurants…

Teen with cancer hopes to eat his way across all 50 states

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Teenager with cancer and foodie Ali Allouche battles cancer with a big goal in mind: eating at at least 1 restaurant in every single state…

Cuba’s The FourWay is Missouri’s must-eat Route 66 restaurant

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Family owned and operated in a historic former Route 66 filling station, The FourWay in Cuba, MO is the perfect Mother Road restaurant…

Folks come from near and far for a seat at this Indianapolis diner

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Stopping by the Historic Steer In as seen on “Diners, Drive Ins, and Dives,” for an Indiana delicacy: a breaded tenderloin sandwich…

The Rock Cola Cafe is packed full of nostalgic goodness

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Love stuff from the 1950s and 60s? Yeah, the Rock Cola 50s Cafe in Indianapolis does too. Grab a tenderloin and feast your eyes on all their cool vintage goodies…

Speedway’s Daredevil Brewing Co. may just be Indiana’s hottest brewery

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In the shadow of champion-making Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Daredevil Brewing Co. is a champion in its own right with its award-winning brews…

Maxine’s Chicken & Waffles tastes like a hug from Grandma

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One woman’s homemade comfort food recipes live on through her family at our favorite Indy chicken joint, Maxine’s Chicken & Waffles…

Sun King Brewery: the Indianapolis standard-bearer lives up to the hype

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Sun King Brewery’s excellent beers and fun-filled tap room show us why they’re a household name in Indiana (and beyond)…

Workingman’s Friend of Indianapolis is the lunch hideaway of your dreams

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Delicious burgers, cold beer, and a century-old story of an immigrant’s generosity make the Workingman’s Friend one of Indy’s very best lunch hideaways…