Welcome to the Ariston Cafe. Please relax and enjoy your meal. We wish to provide the best food and services. If there is anything not satisfactory, please call our attention to the matter.
The Ariston Cafe was founded by Pete Adam, a Greek immigrant, in Carlinville, IL in 1924. The original
HISTORIC ROUTE 66
We believe the Ariston Cafe to be one of the oldest, if not the oldest restaurant on Route 66. In 1992 the Ariston Cafe and the Adam family were inducted into the Route 66 Hall of Fame. Since 2006, we've been in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
T: (217) 324-2023