SuperTAM on 66 - Superman Museum & Ice Cream Parlor in Carterville, Missouri on Route 66

SuperTAM on 66 – Superman Museum & Ice Cream in Carterville, Missouri

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a…SuperTam? It’s you’re taking a Route 66 road trip and looking for a sweet treat with a heavy dose of Superman nostalgia, SuperTam on 66 in Carterville, Missouri (an ice cream parlor and Superman Museum) is the place for you. SuperTam on 66 is a small ice cream … Read more

Rock Cafe in Stroud, Oklahoma Route 66 restaurant

Rock Cafe in Stroud, Oklahoma

This Route 66 restaurant ROCKS. And it has been rocking since 1939. The Rock Cafe in Stroud, Oklahoma is a nostalgic road trip stop, with delicious food that you can’t miss. Rock Cafe was built in 1936 and opened on Route 66 in 1939. Roy Rives built the restaurant using local materials, such as a … Read more

Elvis pie ugly pie at Route 66 Midpoint Cafe in Adrian, Texas

Route 66 Midpoint Cafe in Adrian, Texas

When you’re here, you’re halfway there! And where is there? Chicago…or Los Angeles…depending on which direction you are driving. The Midpoint Cafe in Adrian, Texas is located at the midpoint of Route 66 and is a must stop on your road trip along the Mother Road. The Midpoint Café is a restaurant on Route 66 … Read more

French Dip Sandwich and fries at Lucille’s Roadhouse Diner in Weatherford, Oklahoma Route 66

Lucille’s Roadhouse Diner in Weatherford, Oklahoma Route 66

Lucille’s Roadhouse Diner in Weatherford, Oklahoma is a Route 66 themed restaurant that pays homage to one of the most beloved stops on the Mother Road. Opened on Route 66 in 2006, it’s been serving up delicious breakfasts, lunches, and dinners with a side of history for over a decade. The exterior of Lucille’s Roadhouse … Read more

Oklahoma Route 66 attractions mural at the Mother Road Market in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Mother Road Market in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Route 66

Traveling on Route 66 and not sure if you’re in the mood for a slice of pepperoni pizza, a Nashville hot chicken sandwich, a double hamburger topped with cheese, a double scoop of ooey gooey butter cake ice cream, or an All-American breakfast? Don’t worry, I know the place for you. The Mother Road Market … Read more

Gemini Giant muffler man at the Launching Pad in Wilmington, Illinois Route 66 roadside attraction

Gemini Giant muffler man at the Launching Pad in Wilmington, Illinois

Make some space in your road trip itinerary for this Route 66 roadside attraction: the Gemini Giant muffler man in Wilmington, Illinois. It’s out of this world! The Gemini Giant is a 28-foot tall muffler man who stands on Route 66 outside the Launching Pad restaurant in Wilmington, Illinois. He weighs in at a whopping … Read more

Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma Route 66 attraction

Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma

You can’t travel Route 66 without stopping at the Dairy King in Commerce, Oklahoma for some ice cream and a famous Route 66 cookie.  Built into an old cottage style gas station, the Dairy King location started its life as a Marathon station in 1927. It was then owned by Roy Cowherd and owned by … Read more

The Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo, Texas

The Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo, Texas

Could you eat a 72oz steak in one hour? I’m not sure I could eat a 72 ounce steak in 72 hours. But that’s just me. Because over 10,000 people have come, eaten, and conquered this meal that’s as big as Texas here at The Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo, Texas: the 72 oz. … Read more

Corn dog and fries at Cozy Dog Drive In in Springfield, Illinois on Route 66

Cozy Dog Drive In in Springfield, Illinois

A juicy hot dog skewered on a stick, coated in a thick corn laden batter, and deep fried to a crunchy golden brown. Get a taste of history at this Route 66 institution: Cozy Dog Drive In in Springfield, Illinois. Just don’t call it a corn dog. Cozy Dog doesn’t sell corn dogs, they sell … Read more

Route 66 Food Truck Park & Chef Muffler Man roadside attraction in Springfield, Missouri

Route 66 Food Truck Park & Chef Muffler Man in Springfield, Missouri

The Route 66 Food Truck Park opened in February, 2020 and features food trucks with a variety of different cuisines, a full-service bar, and a giant muffler man out front. The location is the brainchild of Kirk Wheeler, a local resident who wanted to bring more food options to his neighborhood while celebrating the Mother … Read more