Dining in Style on Route 66

Dining in Style on Route 66


Dining in Style on Route 66:

Tableside Service with a Smile

21st-century décor has not altered the quality of a classic vintage menu and service at one ultra-fine dining spot in New Mexico.

Named the best steakhouse in the state, Dinner For Two continues to carry great 1950s-era elegance by offering tableside service for two including Caesar Salad, Chateaubriand, and Bananas Foster.


Regal Dining for Two on Route 66






Motels Make a Comeback

Motels Make a Comeback

Photo by Ryan Ancill on Unsplash


Porch Swing Chats

You can find newsletter archives featured here through April 30.


Motels Make a Comeback:

Roadside Inns on Route 66 & Nationwide


Once, when I was out West in the 1970’s, then again down South

in the 1980’s, I landed upon motor inns similar to this one.

Time travel is guaranteed when booking a retro roadside inn.


Route 66 Motel on TripAdvisor



Click here to learn more:


$89-210 Retro Motel Rooms in USA


Great Smoky Mountains Roadside Motels



Porch Swing Chat: Kickin’ Up Dust

Porch Swing Chat: Kickin’ Up Dust

“Historic Route 66” by Randy Heinitz is licensed under CC BY 2.0


What is a Porch Swing Chat ?

It’s one in a series of samples from the subscription-only newsletter.

Giving you a pleasant taste of warm nostalgic musings and memories.



Kickin’ Up Dust:

Scenes of Route 66

at Amboy Crater & Beyond


This symmetrical land formation sits on one of the

youngest volcanic fields in the country:


Amboy Crater National Natural Landmark 



“Guardian Lion” by pburka is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0


And nearby, two massive marble statues remain a mystery: