The Oldest Lunch Counter In Illinois Will Take You On A Trip Down Memory Lane

Lunch counters are a retro spots where you can belly up to a delicious meal in a no-fuss setting. The oldest lunch counter in Illinois is hiding behind a beyond-quaint storefront and you’ll definitely want to check it out. Here’s what you need to know about Doc’s Soda Fountain.

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You can find Doc’s Soda Fountain at 133 S. 2nd St., Girard, IL. For more information about dining and visiting, click here.