You’ll Absolutely Love This 50s Themed Diner In Kentucky
By Catherine Armstrong|Published February 18, 2018
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
In 1951, a man named Joe Smiley opened a little drive-inn in Lexington, Kentucky. He featured fried chicken and a hamburger he called a “Poor Boy.” More than 60 years later, Parkette Drive In is still thriving. Check this place out — you’re sure to love it!
Have you dined at Parkette Drive In? We’d love to hear what you think about this iconic place.