Coney Island Custard Shoppe Photo courtesy Mark Hackett
Take a look at Custard's Coney Island Shoppe. If this nice round face
can't cheer you up on a dreary day, nothing can! Sneak a peek into more
treasures of the East at Snacks and Stuff
Frostop Root Beer Photo courtesy Don Gardner
Root beer locations are still prevalent in the Eastern states. In addition
to the classic Frostop pictured to the left, many more can be seen at Roadside Peek'sRoot Beer East section.
Conty's Photo courtesy Bob Jagendorf
Last and not least, a good sit-down hot
meal can be very enticing after a long day on the road. See some of these
place in the East at Sit Down Restaurants
El Mocambo Tavern Photo courtesy Jay Lin
Some of the most interesting signage
comes from liquor stores and taverns. Check some of the best from the
East at Roadside Peek'sRoadside
White Manna Photo courtesy Steve Felder
Advertising to the traveler looking for a quick and cheap meal, especially
with the number of choices in the larger towns and cities, sometimes brings
out the creative best in signage. Check out some of the best from the
East here at Roadside Peek'sFast Food Joints East.
Frisch's Big Boy Photo courtesy Dirk Burhans
Big Boy restaurants, old and new, still exist throughout the country.
Here at Roadside Peek'sBig Boy
East section, are some of the noteworthy Big Boy locations in the
Check out Big Boy East for more Big Boy photos.
The Coffee Cup Restaurant Photo courtesy Mark Hackett
The east is famous for great coffee shop hangouts. See some of the coffee
shop locations that can be found back east at Roadside Peek'sCoffee Shops East.
Summit Diner Photo courtesy Mark Hackett
What is roadside travel without a stop or two at a diner? Check outRoadside Diners East for a look at many great diners in the Eastern
U.S. Caution: you may get hungry after visiting, but it'll be worth the
pangs from ol' stomacho.
Kelly's Photo courtesy T.H. Lyda
Sometimes, there's nothing better than seeing a neon sign light up a
friendly eatery. Roadside Neon is always a fun one to see, and there's
plenty at Roadside Peek'sNeon
Circus Drive-in Photo courtesy Bob Jagendorf
With the car culture that hit the States after the war, drive-in eateries
became a place to hangout to both be seen and to grab some convenient
grub. See some of the drive-in eateries of the east at Roadside Peek'sDrive-in Eateries East.
Coney Island, NY Photo courtesy Mark Hackett
Looking for a great hot dog? Well, the East has some famous dogs. See them here at Roadside Peek'sAvenue of the Dogs East.
Burger Chef Photo courtesy John Flack
Sometimes, a great meal can be had by grabbing a burger while on the road. See some of the favorites from the East at Roadside Peek'sBurger Joints East.
Pizzeria Regina Photo by RoadsidePeek.com
A stopover in Boston will bring the hungry roadside traveler home to some great pizza. The Pizzeria Regina has served empty stomachs in the North End of Boston since 1926. This place has some fantastic pizza. See more pizza delights from the East at Roadside Peek'sPizza Pubs East. 02-08
Frisch's Mainliner Photo courtesy Paul Bauke
Here's a rather fancy sign for Frisch's Mainliner, located
in Cincinnati, OH. This restaurant, Cincinnati's first Big Boy restaurant,
opened in 1939. See more Big Boy favorites at Roadside Peek'sBig Boy East.