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Russell's Truck & Travel Center

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Exit 369, Interstate 40, San Jon, NM 88434
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“burgers” (2 reviews)
“truck stop” (5 reviews)
“free museum” (3 reviews)
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Exit 369, Interstate 40, San Jon, NM 88434
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

BEST Hamburger I have had in Years!! Located bear Route 66 - a very small restaurant but a favorite with locales.

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Clean restroom, everything you need for traveling or camping. Diner attached. A few neat motorcycles and one car to look at. Lots of souvenir choices. Enclosed dog run is a very nice touch.

Thank Brandy B
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for gas and saw the museum. Words are not enough. Fantastic. Better than most that you have to pay to get in. The truck stop has about anything you could want or need. But the car museum is what caught my attention. Very nice.

Thank Kirby P
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the food at the restaurant. My two boys and my wife got burgers, fries and onion rings. I decided to he the Chili Rellenos. The chili was perfectly prepared and the green chili pepper sauce was perfect. After we ate, we enjoyed the free...More

Thank Lbouknight
Reviewed March 18, 2017

This place is amazing! So much memorabilia, as well as the beautifully kept pristine oldschool cars. The diner looks authentic from years past. Worth a stop when travelling.

Thank gabdy
Reviewed August 13, 2016

This place offers very clean restrooms, lots of food choices, travel gifts and drinks. The diner inside is good as well as the Subway Sandwich spot. Ohhh and the car museum rotates often so there are always different cars inside to look at.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Still a wonderful free museum of cars and memorabilia. Restrooms really clean and an enclosed dog run for Fluffy. Please don't get me wrong about being a Christian, because I am. I am a Halloween enthusiast and have a weird since of humor. Love to...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed March 12, 2016

6oz burgers were delicious as were the steak quesadillas. The steak in those quesadillas are cooked to order how you like them. We ordered medium and got medium. The guacamole and salsa were disappointing though - tasted like they were canned, not fresh. However, the...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed August 6, 2015

The most amazing free museum in the back of the travel center. Do NOT let the fact that this is a truck stop keep you from enjoying the museum. There was way too much to see here, old cars, memorabilia, sodas, oil, motorcycles, toys, clothes...it...More

2  Thank Sherri L
Reviewed July 13, 2015

Purposed to not stop in Texas while heading west so San Juan was the first stop in New Mexico. Restaurant was a little pricey for a cafe setting but food was really good. Order a drink, water was awful. Took a few extra minutes for...More

1  Thank Glenn P
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Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exit 369, Interstate 40, San Jon, NM 88434
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  San Jon
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