Head To These 8 New Mexico Drive-In Restaurants For A Delicious Reminder Of The Past

The 1950s and 1960s were all about drive-ins; this type of restaurant was featured in movies and TV shows all the time. Since then, drive-thrus have edged them out and nowadays it’s challenging to find an old school drive-in restaurant. However, several great ones remain in business in New Mexico. So next time you’re feeling nostalgic, cruise over to one of these eight restaurants.

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Have you been to any of these restaurants? Do you wish the drive-in would make a comeback or are you happy to leave it in the past?