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22 Retro Diners That Are Definitely Worth A Road Trip

From coast to coast.

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1. Brent's Drugs in Jackson, Mississippi

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"Definitely recommend the chicken salad sandwich and crinkle fries and their homemade lemonade," says Coral E. via Yelp.

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2. The Arcade Restaurant in Memphis, Tennessee

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“I took a hot cup of their sweet, sweet pancake gravy and dipped my crispy pork babies in it,” states Travis S.

3. Steel Trolley Diner in Lisbon, Ohio

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“But the BROWN GRAVY was something I dream about tonight as I eat elsewhere,” says Jamie L.

4. Bid Daddy's Diner in New York City

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“The cheeseburger is so satisfying, and everything is served with tater tots,” says Jillie B.

5. Al Mac's Diner in Fall River, Massachusetts

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“The lady next to me had chocolate chip pancakes, that she loved," according to Chris S.

6. Vic's Ice Cream in Sacramento, California

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"The boo swears this place has the best milkshakes. So I gotta give it the test. I will admit it is pretty damn good," muses Charmaine S.

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7. Martindale Chief Diner in Craryville, New York

"Someone in the kitchen really knows how to work a fryer and griddle. Fried cod is *great*, a huge piece of fish lightly battered and cooked perfectly," says Josh G.

8. City Diner in San Jose, California

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According to Irene S.: "I had their Hawaiian burger with turkey and a side of sweet potato fries—yummy!!!!! My boyfriend and I shared a fudge and mint shake. The fudge in the shake was thick with little pieces of fudge ribbon—wowee!!!!"

9. Dean's Diner in Blairsville, Pennsylvania

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"Very impressed with the food—what a great 1930s vibe in here and pies as big as your head," says Kansas S.

10. Cindy's Diner in Fort Wayne, Indiana

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"Try the 'Garbage' for breakfast," says Rick S.

11. Summit Diner in Summit, New Jersey

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"Just the right amount of egg ooze, Taylor ham crisp, and roll toast. A masterpiece," sings Dom M.

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12. Ozzie's Diner in Commerce, California

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“I rank it as tied for second with Sergio's Tacos (also in Commerce) taking a back seat only to the menudo at El Picante in Bell Gardens," according to Jason M.

13. Midvale Mining Cafe in Midvale, Utah

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"Always order a scone and smother it in honey butter," says Jean W.

15. Tick Tock Diner in New York City

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An ode by Jason R.:

1. They are reasonably priced
2. The food here is pretty good
3. They have a pretty decent sized menu
4. They will charge your phone as I discovered on 11/14...

16. Rae's Restaurant in Santa Monica, California

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“Also, famous for filming a scene from Quentin Tarantino's great movie, 'True Romance', says Eric B.

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17. Rod's Diner in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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"COLLIDERS—enough said! Fro yo blizzard treats with any topping you want??," exclaims (and questions) Blair R.

18. Lexington Candy Shop in New York City

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"They are known for their pancakes. But I don't really like pancakes, so I didn't order them," says Rob B.

19. Pink Cadillac Diner in Natural Bridge, Virginia

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"This was interesting. I had to check it out simply because I could," muses Olive O.

20. Mickey's Diner in St. Paul, Minnesota

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"This s*** is so greasy I literally felt my heart and veins quiver," Pablo D. says.

21. Miss Florence Diner in Northampton, Massachusetts

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"They roast their own young turkeys for sandwiches, which I really appreciate," states JS.

22. Road Island Diner in Oakley, Utah

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Bill B. declares: "If you like history and would like to recall eating in a diner during your youthful days, then a stop at the Road Island Diner in Oakley, Utah might just be 'your thing'."

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