Enjoy An Old-Fashioned Burger At These 7 Underrated Route 66 Diners In New Mexico

If there’s anything that birthed America’s road trip culture, it would have to be Route 66. That long highway snaked its way across the West and introduced travelers to incredible landscapes, landmarks, and regional cuisine.

While most towns dotted along the old road have a classic diner serving burgers and shakes, New Mexico’s diners spice things up by serving green chile-laden favorites on menus. Here’s a look at a few diners located along Route 66 that you need to check out.

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Looking forward to checking out some classic Route 66 attractions as well? Our top recommendations can be found in this article:  Here Are The 8 Essential Things You Must Do On New Mexico’s Route 66. Did you want to tell us about your favorite underrated pit stop? You can do that on our nomination page.

Address: 1102 E Rte 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401, USA
Address: 5 NM-344, Edgewood, NM 87015, USA
Address: 4500 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
Address: 4330 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, USA
Address: 2400 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
Address: I-40, Laguna, NM, USA
Address: 1300 Motel Dr, Milan, NM 87021, USA
Address: 2150 E, 2150 U.S. Rte 66, Gallup, NM 87301, USA