Dining on 
One of the biggest Attractions of Route 66 is the Food!  
From downtown Chicago to the Santa Monica Pier in L.A., the
Mother Road offers some of the best dining establishments in America....and these eateries include everything from 5-star Big City Restaurants to Diners in the middle of nowhere.

Scroll-down this page and you will get a "taste" of what this famous old highway has offered it's travelers since 1926.  Enjoy! 
Northpark Mall in Joplin, Mo. has recently remodeled it's food court with a Route 66 theme from floor to ceiling.  The Mall is on the 1958 "final alignment" of 66 on north Rangeline Road.
In the East Texas town of Shamrock, Big Vern's Steakhouse offers an 
excellent selection of home-cooked meals that draw visitors from around 
the world.
Lucille’s Roadhouse is at a T-intersection of old Route 66 and Airport Road on the east edge of Weatherford Oklahoma.
The outside appearance of Lucille’s Roadhouse is inspired by the original Lucille’s, a now-closed historic gas station a few miles down Route 66 near Hydro. 
Located at 2935 South 6th street in Springfield, Illinois, is a small diner called the Cozy Dog Drive in. It is known as the home of the original hot dog on a stick. Opening up in 1946 the restaurant became the first Cozy Dog diner. 
The Old Riverton Store (1925), formerly Eisler Bros., is in Riverton, Kansas.
Look for delicious sandwiches "Hand-crafted just for you" and a big Route 66 Gift Shop.
Miami, OK.
Cuba, MO.
Commerce, OK.
Davenport, OK.
ROCK CAFE
Stroud, OK.
Needing restoration in Chandler, OK.
Clinton, OK.
Pancake Hut, 
Carthage, MO.
White Rose Winery and
 Bed & Breakfast, Carthage, MO.
MUCH MORE COMING SOON
The Mallos family immigrated to St Louis from 
Greece in 1905 and later moved to Webb City 
in 1913 and established the Minerva Candy at 
that time. The business thrived until 2005 when
operations ceased. Tom and Mary Hamsher 
purchased the building, candy making equip-
ment and contents in August of 2011.

After a year of restoration, the business reopened in October of 2012.
They offer Panini deli sandwiches, soups, salads and desserts. The Espresso Bar offers a wide range of coffee beverages and they make their own homemade ice cream! The candy operation was restarted in March of 2013 and offers a wide range of confectionary delights.

Live music is provided every Saturday night from 7 – 9 pm.
Hours are Tuesday thru Friday, 7 -7 ; (Friday 7 to 10 during warm weather) and Saturday 7 to 10.  They are  closed on Sunday & Monday.

MINERVA CANDY COMPANY, COFFEEHOUSE, DELI & ICE CREAM
12 S. Main, Webb City, MO., 1/2 block S. of Rt.66
417-717-0042
 Members of the Route 66 Chamber of Commerce
MOTHER ROAD COFFEE is located on the historic Carthage, MO. Square, just a couple of blocks off the historic Mother Road, and across the street from the historic 1898 Carthage Courthouse

They serve expresso-based hot & cold drinks, fruit smoothies, hot & iced teas and a selection of homemade pastries.

The dining area is warm and cozy with a fireplace and comfortable chairs and sofas. A small library of books, a private meeting room and free wi-fi is also provided.
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325 South Main Street, Carthage, MO.   417.359.8182
"POPS" in Chandler, OK.
DIRECTIONS:
10 miles E. of  Avilla & 2 miles W. of Phelps, turn North on State Road 97  from 96/66 and follow the signs
Rub elbows with the Crop Duster and Skydiving pilots mixed-in with the friendly Locals who enjoy good food at reasonable prices in a country setting.  The Hangar Kafe is that "Something different" place you have been searching for!       Member-Route 66 Chamber
DRIVE-IN, FLY-IN or DROP-IN to the HANGAR CAFE in S.W. MO.!
DRIVE-IN, FLY-IN or DROP-IN to the HANGAR CAFE in S.W. MO.!
Joplin's most popular attraction!  The Chocolate Factory and Candy House
Featuring Route 66 Chocolates and Candy!
Free Tours - Holiday Specials
Phone: 417-623-7171    Toll-free: 877-623-7171    Schedule a Tour: 877-623-7171  
Open Monday - Saturday, 9:30 - 5:30    Sunday, 12:30 - 5:30   510 South Kentucky Ave. 
Directions: On Main Street (Route 66), at 5th. and Main go East 3 blocks to Kentucky , on  corner.   
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See their Website...
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
ROUTE 66 DINING
ON ROUTE 66 IN
JOPLIN, MO.
The Route 66 Sports Bar & Restaurant is now open in Joplin and features excellent food and a full bar in a comfortable family setting.

A private dining room is available for groups that are traveling the Route and plans are underway for Classic Car and Cycle Rallies this season. Call ahead to reserve the private dining room.

An outside patio deck provides another alternative to indoor dining and the service is friendly and professional. 

A full menu includes Appetizers, Soups & Salads, Sandwiches, Burgers and Chef-Prepared Specialty Entrees such as New England Style Steamed Salmon, Grilled Chicken Boursin, Greek Lasagna  Pasticcio, Steak, Lobster, Fish and Tenderloin Dishes!

Visit their Website
Or call 417-621-0000
​The 66 Sports Bar & Restaurant is located at 1729 E. 7th. St. in Joplin.  If you are following the Original Route 66 heading South from Webb City, when you turn onto St. Louis St., continue South all the way to 7th. St.. The Restaurant will be on the N.W. corner before the traffic light. ( They can tell you how to get back to the old Route.)   If you decide to take the Final Route, stay on Range Line Rd. to 7th. St., turn right on 7th. St. and the Restaurant will be on the N.W. corner at the second traffic light (7th. & St. Louis).  
XTREME WINGZ & MORE...in GALENA, KANSAS!
​Xtreme Wingz & More is a family-owned restaurant located on Route 66 at 513 Main St. in Galena, KS. 

We offer Burgers, Chicken Sandwiches, Salads, Adult Beverages, Hand-Dipped Ice Cream Treats, and have a full Breakfast Menu!  Our food is made from scratch with only the freshest of ingredients!

Our menu prices are very reasonable, with daily Specials for those looking for a bargain.
Join us for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner...we're open 7 days!
And we Love Route 66 Groups!
Phone (620) 783-1771     FACEBOOK   E-Mail