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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Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at email@example.com.
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