The owners wanted to bring northwest drive-up coffee to their childhood hometown in Illinois. With several highways within viewing distance, the goals were to attract traffic to the site, provide necessities for a coffee stand in an extreme climate, and minimize construction cost.
Two shipping containers are stacked with kitchen and services in the lower and storage in the upper.
The site is on Old Route 66 across the street from an old gas station that is a beloved roadside attraction.
New drive up cafe with shipping containers