Drive-In Restaurants

Wondering where you can experience an authentic drive-in meal with full curb service? You might be surprised how many places you can still go to for a tasty meal served in your car on a classic car-hop tray. Use the list below to find a genuine piece of American tradition near you. Lights on for service!

Illinois:

Shake Rattle and Roll Drive-In – A brand new drive-in that is really making waves. Menu items include the Danny Zuko and Nat King Coleslaw.

101 W Ninth, Alton, Illinois 62002

Indiana:

B & K Rootbeer Stand – Here is chain known in Indiana for it’s delicious, creamy root beer. This is the place to stop when you are craving great coney dogs.

1218 S Jefferson St, Huntington, IN 46750

Fry’s A&W – Here is a true “lights on for service” experience! If you need a refresher in curb-service etiquette, here is your chance. Delicious root beer, cheese curds, and fried chicken served here.

1501 N Lincoln Street, Greensburg, IN 47240

Hall’s Original Drive-In – A drive in with lots of tradition – Hall’s has been providing curb service since 1946! Now recently renovated and updated, they are keeping it fresh and keeping hungry diners more than satisfied.

1502 Bluffton Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46809

Michigan:

Bill’s Hot Dog Stand – A local favorite known for their delicious, yet reasonably priced chili dogs and root beer and for their friendly and efficient staff who can get your order right every time with their hand-signal order relaying. Pay is cash only.

1292 E Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48198

New York:

Dan Dan The Hot Dog Man – A newly christened hot dog cart that is getting some very positive feedback, as well as some great news footage.

3466 Niagara Falls Blvd, North Tonawanda, New York

Ohio:

Jolly’s Drive-In – Homemade root beer and delicious chili dogs since 1938!

165 N Brookwood Ave, Hamilton, OH 45013

Texas:

Keller’s Drive-In – This Dallas staple has been keeping customers coming back for more since 1963. They get consistently rave reviews from satisfied diners.

10554 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75220

Utah:

The Peach City – This restaurant began serving homemade ice cream in 1937. You can still get their famous malts, along with the rest of your meal served to you in your car.

306 N Main St, Brigham City, UT 84302

Calls Drive In – Stop here for a frosty mug of root beer and a burger with onion rings in the comfort of your car, or sit at a picnic table in the shade.

1650 S Hwy 89, Perry, UT 84302

Washington:

Burgermaster – With six locations in Washington, this chain knows how to do “drive-in” right; serving locally raised, hormone-free, grass-fed beef. You won’t be disappointed!

9820 Aurora Ave. N. Seattle WA 98103

10606 NE Northup Way Bellevue WA 98004

7909 Evergreen Way Everett WA 98203

18626 Bothell Everett Hwy Bothell WA 98102

3040 NE 45th Street Seattle WA 98105

2030 Freeway Dr. Mount Vernon 98273

West Virginia:

Frostop Drive-In – These drive-ins still serve their own delicious, fresh-brewed root beer!

Hal Greer Boulevard, Huntington, WV 25701

Wisconsin:

Dog N Suds of Tomahawk – A great place to stop for delicious root beer and a Texas burger with barbecue sauce. Eat in your car or sit at picnic tables in the grassy area in the back.

1228 N 4th St, Tomahawk, WI 54487

Karen’s Hip Hop Diner – You’ll think you’ve stumbled back in time in this fun 50’s themed drive in.

530 W State St., Fox Lake, WI 53933

Wyoming:

Red Baron Drive-In – A very popular stop with a large selection of menu items including pastrami burgers and tater tots.

838 S. Washington Street, Afton, WY 83110