This Restaurant In New Mexico Used To Be A Gas Station And You’ll Want To Visit

As the name suggests, Station 3 one 6 began life as a gas station. Today, the building is a funky, Taos restaurant that specializes in Mexican food and burgers.

Your first clue to the building’s history is the gas pumps that remain outside. There’s also a good-sized patio for al fresco dining, where cars once pulled in to gas up.

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The building housing Station 3 one 6 has undergone a lot of changes, but this restaurant certainly pays tribute to its past.

Station 3 one 6 is at 316 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur in Taos.

Want to learn about another New Mexican restaurant with an intriguing past? Check out the oldest restaurant in the state.