Twin Arrows Trading Post and Cafe

A 1950s Valentine diner in Twin Arrows, Arizona

True Diner

I-40, Exit 219
Twin Arrows, Arizona


Status: Closed or missing

Last Updated: April 10, 2016


Well known for its distinctive sign — two huge arrows seemingly landed point-first in the ground, as if falling just short of historic Route 66 — this was once a celebrated roadside stop, originally known as the Canyon Padre Trading Post. Closed 1998, the property has deteriorated a great deal since, despite periodic plans and attempts to save or restore it.