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.

Safe House, a spy-themed restaurant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Safe House : Milwaukee Spy-Themed Restaurant

You’re in Milwaukee and walking down a nondescript alley. You come across a plaque for an importer/exporter business. It’s something you wouldn’t normally pay attention to, but for some reason you are drawn to check it out. So you open the door and peak inside. A woman...

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Another Missouri road trip food stop we visited based off the suggestions in the book Hamburger America was Town Topic, an old little hamburger stand not too far off from the garment district’s giant needle and a must-stop place to eat on a Missouri road trip. The restaurant we...

Double hamburger with cheese and a 50/50 of fries and onion rings at Winstead's in Overland Park, Kansas

Winstead’s in Overland Park, Kansas

I had read about Winstead’s in Hamburger America where George Motz declared that the Kansas City institution served one of the best burgers in America. I had wanted to try it but had resigned to the fact that I wouldn’t have time while in the area…and then, low and...

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Sneak Peek of the Week – Missouri Road Trip Food

I tend to spend so much time talking about watching other people eat that sometimes I neglect the places I eat myself! Food is an integral part to any road trip and this week I’m going to be featuring some of the delicious awesomeness of the places we stopped to eat in Missouri!

Tastee Treet in Sparta, Wisconsin

Tastee Treet in Sparta, Wisconsin (Closed)

Midway through the first day of our Labor Day road trip, my travel companion and I were getting pretty darn hungry. We wanted to stop at somewhere more “local.” No Burger Kings or McDonald’s for us. So, as we had the World’s Largest Bicyclist and FAST: The Fiberglass...