The Tiny Arizona Farm Town That’s Now A Southwest Food Destination

Bagdad, Arizona: an all but forgotten rural mining town with just over 2,000 residents. Unbeknownst to many, this speck on the map that primarily serves as a thoroughfare for weary travelers is also home to some amazing restaurants. These two charming diners are definitely worth a stop on your journey through our state’s vast ranch lands.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you eaten at The Diner on Main or Copper Country Bar & Grill in Bagdad? What other small towns in Arizona are great food destinations? Share your suggestions in the comments below!

For more rural eateries, check out 11 Rural Restaurants Around Arizona That Are So Worth The Drive.