The ’50s-Style Diner In Illinois That Will Have You Dancing The Twist
If you’re getting tired of the modern age, take a trip back in time with a visit to this 1950s-style diner in Loves Park, Illinois. Full of charm and delicious, homemade food, this is must-visit if you’re a glutton for nostalgia.
The best breakfasts, fried fish, and handmade pies in the state are all found at this hot spot. Scroll on for more details.
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Doc’s Diner is open Monday through Thursday between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m., Friday between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., Saturday between 6 a.m. and 1 p.m., and Sunday between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Get more details on its Facebook page here.
Address: 6499 North 2nd Street, Loves Park, IL 61111
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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