We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

Menu

STARTERS
Gumbo Or Chili
Cup USD 5
Bowl USD 7
Handmade Pork Tamales
Choose A Basket Of 3 USD 7
Choose A Basket Of 6 USD 12
Choose A Basket Of 12 USD 20
Bbq Shrimp
head on domestic shrimp, spicy, cajun style bbq sauce
USD 12
Firecracker Calamari
lightly fried calamari tossed in spicy thai chili peppers
USD 9
Mini Corn Dogs
ten bite sized versions of the texas state fair classic with a creole aioli for dippin
USD 8
Crab Balls
six bite-sized crab cakes with a spicy remoulade
USD 12
Chips & Salsa
USD 4
Chips & Salsa With Queso
USD 7
Nachos
chips, chili, queso, pico de gallo, crema, and jalapenos
USD 10
CANTINA MARINA FAMOUS TACOS
Cantina Marina Famous Tacos
grilled fish, shrimp, or steak on a soft flour tortilla with onions and cilantro, crema and pico de gallo
USD 11
SALADS
Cajun Greek Salad
mixed lettuce with kalamata olives, cucumber, tomato, feta cheese, red onion, pepperoncini and cajun vinaigrette dressing
USD 10
Cantina Salad
USD 8
W/ Steak, Shrimp, Salmon Or Chicken
fresh romaine and iceberg lettuce with tomato, cucumber, and onion, with choice of dressing
USD 13
Side Salad
USD 5
ENTREES
Crawfish Etouffee
crawfish tails in a spicy roux with white rice
USD 15
Steak Y Papas
marinated skirt steak, grilled to order and served with our seasoned fries
USD 17
Blackened Salmon
blackened with our own spice, served with mashed potatoes and broccoli
USD 18
Jambalaya Pasta
chicken, shrimp and andouille sausage in a cajun cream sauce, served with garlic bread
USD 16
Fried Fishermans Platter
catfish, shrimp, and crab balls served on a bed of fries with cole slaw
USD 19
Chicken Fried Steak
texas classic served with mashed potatoes and jalapeno cream gravy
USD 14
SANDWICHES
All Sandwiches Are Served With French Fries. Sub Salad Or Broccoli, No Charge
Blackened Crabcake Sandwich
spicy, pan-fried crabcake, with lettuce, tomato, onion and creole aioli on a garlic toasted bun
USD 14
Fried Catfish
a whole catfish filet hand dusted with our own spicy crust and served with cocktail or tartar sauce
USD 11
Chicken Breast Sandwich
blackened and topped with pepper jack cheese, with lettuce tomato and onion on a toasted kaiser roll
USD 12
Bayou Burger
12 lb beef or veggie with lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickle
USD 10
Blackened Salmon
with lettuce, tomato, and onion
USD 12
East Texas Bbq Sandwich
slow smoked capital q bbq beef with mustard, pickles, and onion
USD 10
Reviews (48)
Filter reviews
48 results
Traveler rating
17
24
4
2
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
17
24
4
2
1
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed March 14, 2020

Yummy breakfast their eggs, toast, and sausage is delicious. It is an old motel, but it has a good vibe.

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed November 29, 2019

Great staff on floor and in kitchen but new owners have cut back on the staff. They are overworked and service can be a little slow at busy times. Best to visit in morning when you can listen in on the conversation of the regulars....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

The Route 66 changed ownership over the summer. This is no longer a good place to eat (see previous review). The food quality is poor, getting your food takes way too long, and it's not always what you ordered. The waitstaff that stayed on is...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

Awful... stopped because Route 66 and good reviews...dirty, needs a good cleaning..ordered over well eggs got runny..biscuits were hard...hash browns watery tasting!!! Coffee old and nasty! Flies flies and more flies!!! Took over 10 minutes to get menu and drinks. Only 8 people in the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

The food here is top notch. It is a small place not much to look at but serves great food at low prices. The wait staff are very attentive and friendly

Date of visit: December 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The food is always pretty good, but the place is nothing fancy. We have eaten there several times. Will be going back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Nothing to special here. A wide variety of good food in a typical friendly dinner setting. The staff is always friendly, happy, and ready to serve. We enjoy eating here any time we are in the area.

Date of visit: May 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Friendly people with reasonably priced food. The biscuits and gravy are wonderful - you can actually find the sausage in the gravy!

Date of visit: May 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten breakfast, lunch and dinner at the 66. We've never had a bad meal. Friendly staff, fast service, good desserts including their milkshakes. Good home cooking at reasonable prices. Don't let the outward appearance scare you off!

Date of visit: March 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Spent the night in Litchfield while traveling and found this place on TA. Jeanne, the waitress was very helpful and friendly. I had the fried pork tenderloin sandwich. Very large piece of pork on a good bun, with all the veggies. YUMMY. The waffle fries...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Americas Best Value Inn
48 reviews
.25 miles away
Super 8 by Wyndham Litchfield
180 reviews
.30 miles away
Baymont by Wyndham Litchfield
371 reviews
.32 miles away
Quality Inn Litchfield Route 66
167 reviews
.62 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Ariston Cafe
415 reviews
.30 miles away
Jubelt's Bakery & Restaurant
244 reviews
.27 miles away
Nancy's Chicago Pizza
59 reviews
.61 miles away
Ruby Tuesday
110 reviews
.58 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Litchfield Museum & Route 66 Welcome Center
75 reviews
.27 miles away
Soulsby Service Station
18 reviews
8.00 miles away
Bremer Sanctuary
7 reviews
9.34 miles away
Henry's Rabbit Ranch
69 reviews
13.22 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Route 66 Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing