11 Train-Themed Restaurants Everyone In Illinois Will Love
Love ’em or hate ’em, trains are a huge part of life in Illinois. Due to Chicago and our proximity to other major cities like St. Louis and Milwaukee, many important and historic lines run through the Land of Lincoln. Some locals really embrace this aspect of life and enjoy any locomotive-themed attractions they can find, and that includes these 11 train-themed restaurants.
Some are set in old train cars while others feature mini trains that bring your food. Kids of all ages will be blown away by what these diners have to offer. Check them out:
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/
If you’ve been to one of these train-themed restaurants before, we’d love to hear from you. Leave a comment with us below!
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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