Roast beef at Lange’s in Pipestone, Minnesota is a North Country must. Sour cream raisin pie is best of the Midwest, crowned with airlight meringue. Open 24/7.
Serving familiar Mexican food in Billings, Montana, Sarah’s makes excellent taquitos and a huge smothered beef burrito loaded with big hunks of meat.
Falmouth, Maine: Harmon’s hamburgers are lunch counter patties par excellence, sizzled on a seasoned old griddle. French fries are super, too.