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Road Trip Food

When on a road trip, you have to eat! Find an archive of delicious road food and diners, drive-ins, and dives that will satisfy your hunger on the road.

Road trip sandwiches - turkey and Swiss cheese sandwich on white bread.

Road trip sandwiches to pack for a car trip.

Road trip sandwiches make for quick and easy lunches for car trips, near or far. Packing your own meals will save you the time and money that comes with stopping at a roadside diner or for fast food on the way to your destination. But what should you pack? And how should you pack it? Read...

Idaho Potato Ice Cream at Westside Drive In in Boise, Idaho - ice cream sundae shaped like an Idaho baked potato featured on Diners, Drive Ins, and Dives.

Ice Cream Potato at Westside Drive In in Boise, Idaho

Is it ice cream? Or is it a potato? That’s the question everyone seems to have when they discover the famous Idaho Ice Cream Potato at Westside Drive In in Boise, Idaho. Idaho is known for it’s potatoes. And rightfully so. They produce about 13 billion pounds of the tubers...

Dell Rhea's Chicken Basket a Route 66 restaurant in Illinois.

Dell Rhea’s Chicken Basket on Route 66

Dell Rhea’s Chicken Basket is an iconic Route 66 restaurant in Illinois. In Willowbrook, just off the famous route, and present day Interstate 55 (I-55) , this chicken joint has been serving up chicken since the 1930s. In the late 1930s/early 1940s Ervin ‘Irv’ Kolarik...