Guides

  • Classic Restaurants to Visit on Route 66 Through Albuquerque

    The Best Restaurants in Albuquerque on Route 66

    Route 66 did not bypass cities. It ran straight through their hearts. Such is the case in Albuquerque, where the highway goes right past some of our favorite local restaurants serving authentic New Mexican cuisine, classic diner fare, and more.

    Vintage Pharmacy Lunch Counter…

  • Local Authentic Eats from Las Vegas to Palm Springs

    8 STOPS | 313 MILES | 5 hr 21 min

    Road Trip Overview

    This 5.5 hour road trip will take you over a total of 312 miles from the chaotic fast paced streets of Las Vegas to the relaxed town of Palm Springs just next to Joshua Tree National Park. With 3 fantastic restaurants in Las Vegas and another 5 in and around Palm…

  • Eat Your Way Through Texas; Dallas, Austin and Hill Country

    8 STOPS | 316 MILES | 5 hr 30 min

    Road Trip Overview

    With a total of 316 miles to cover on this food filled road trip, the predicted drive time is 5 ½ hours. Beginning 30 minutes outside Dallas, the second largest city in Texas, this road trip will take you through small towns and fields, as well as the city of Austin,…

  • Food Lover’s Road Trip from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon

    9 STOPS | 170 MILES | 3 hr 44 min

    Road Trip Overview

    This potential three day Roadfood Adventure will take you around Phoenix, Arizona before heading north on Interstate 17 to the small town of Sedona. With a mere population of 10,397 Sedona has three fantastic restaurants that are a must try in our expert opinion. After Sedona, hop back into your car…

  • Delicious Drive From Tahoe to Montana – Part 1 Of a Year on the Road

    11 STOPS | 1683 MILES | 30 hr 15 min

    Road Trip Overview

    Originally from Ohio and most recently San Francisco, Roadfood contributor Jess Dawson has taken her show on the road, traveling throughout America with her husband in their 27-foot Winnebago. They’re stopping at as many national parks—and restaurants—as they can along the way. These are the restaurants that stood out to them…

  • Where to Get the Best Meat and Three – True Dixie Delight

    What Is Meat and Three?

    A term used through much of the South, “meat and three” quite simply refers to a menu template that lists two to five entrees and one or two dozen side dishes. Although originally from the south, more specifically Nashville, Tennessee, meat and three can now be found at locations…

  • The Best Restaurants on the Beach from Malibu to Los Angeles

    Un-fussy California Fare from Malibu to Santa Monica

    While Malibu is an upscale place, there are still opportunities to experience casual California beach eats at their best. Try some breakfast burritos from The Country Kitchen and fresh fish from Malibu Seafood, a shack still owned…

  • Best Local Restaurants on the Hot Rod Power Tour Route

    21 STOPS | 1088 MILES | 17 hr 58 min

    The 24th Annual HOT ROD Power Tour

    This is a seven-day, seven-city journey expected to bring together more than 6,000 vehicles and 100,000-plus spectators making it the largest traveling car-show in the world! Starting in Bowling Green, KY, the route winds through Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, eventually ending in Concord, NC, a region…

  • Tasty Trip Through Santa Barbara Wine Country

    8 STOPS | 122 MILES | 2 hr 44 min

    The road trip from Santa Barbara to Santa Maria offers the great beef and silky wines you’d expect from the ranch and vine scenery, and there are a few surprises along the way too.
    Starting in Santa Barbara initiate yourself to the area’s famous tri-tip at Shalhoob’s Funk Zone Patio. Make sure to…