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12 Old-Fashioned Drive-In Restaurants In Utah That Will Remind You Of The Good Old Days

There’s something so nostalgic about the drive-in restaurants from the 1950s. We love to think about what it was like to hang out there in high school, flirting with boys, or working as a car hop. And the food! Juicy burgers, crisp fries (with homemade fry sauce, of course) and thick, creamy shakes. Many of the drive-ins in larger towns were replaced by national chains (though we still managed to find a few), and Utah’s small towns seem to have kept theirs. Here’s a list of some of the best.

What’s your favorite drive-in restaurant in Utah? Do you have memories of these places?

Catherine Armstrong
Catherine is a lifelong resident of Utah. She's a writer, researcher and observer of the human condition.