If you are traveling through Southern California and are looking for a spot to grab a quick meal that doesn’t come from a typical drive-thru window, consider checking out one of these locations. Each of these spots offers a quick meal to go with a little more TLC than you might find at a typical burger joint.
1. Legends Classic Diner: Glendora
This burger joints markets themselves as a “fast food restaurant on a mission to put a twist on the everyday life of the average eater.” The way that they have done this is through their unique architecture and design of their restaurants. The exterior is designed to make it look like a hybrid of an old-school diner and a modern restaurant. The interior is filled with memorabilia from the 50s and 60s with an overall beach theme. It result is a very cool, laidback vibe to accompany their extensive burger menu. As an added bonus there are often a number of classic cars parked outside of the restaurant for guest to view and photography.
2. Archibald’s Burgers: Multiple spots in Southern California
This is a great place to grab a freshly made burger before heading off on your next road trip. There are locations in Chino Hills, Lake Elsinore, Ontario, and Long Beach so you have multiple options to swing by when you are out on the road. The menu is made fresh to order and includes everything from burgers and jambalaya to a full breakfast menu. The interior is designed in a sports theme and includes multiple televisions to catch your favorite teams no matter the day of the week you visit.
3. Evolution: San Diego
If you are not a big meat eater, it might be hard to find a quick and satisfying meal when you are on the road. Luckily for you, if you are traveling through the San Diego area you now have an alternative to all of your standard burger joints. Evolution is a vegan walk-up/drive-thru fast food joint that serves up vegan cheeseburgers, gluten free options, and awesome side dishes that are sure to keep you full and satisfied.