Lou Mitchell's (Chicago, IL) "First stop on the Mother Road"
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn
N 41° 52.680 W 087° 38.460
16T E 446812 N 4636429
Quick Description: Located near the start of Route 66 and frequented by many people on the start of their journey, earning it the nickname "the first stop on the Mother Road."
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 3/14/2008 6:08:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM3C99
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TravisGood
Views: 78

Long Description:
Founded in 1923. Lou Mitchell's is known for handing out fresh donut holes to people waiting in line, giving boxes of Milk Duds to children, and offering a free scoop of ice cream with each meal. Their egg dishes are made using double yolk eggs, which they claim makes the eggs larger and fluffier. Best coffee in Chicago too!

In May, 2002, the Nationwide Route 66 restoration program was launched at Lou Mitchell's.
Americana: Restaurant

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Address of Icon:
565 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL USA

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