This Route 66 Drive-In In Illinois Is A 1950s Paradise You’ll Absolutely Love
If you were around during the days of Elvis, Monroe, and Betty Boop, this Route 66 drive-in will take you straight back. You can literally drive down memory lane on this historic stretch of road.
You don’t want to miss this blast from the past. Scroll on for more on Illinois’ best themed restaurant.
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
You can find The Polk-A-Dot Drive In at 222 N Front Street in Braidwood. Click here to view its Facebook page for more information.
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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