Sometimes the best places to eat are the most unassuming. This is the case with The Lunchroom located in Almo, Idaho.

Just up the road from City of Rocks, The Lunchroom is a quaint little restaurant built inside the old Almo schoolhouse. With a lot of love and devotion from the local owner, it has been transformed into a place to grab a delicious bite while learning some history on Almo and surrounding towns.

They offer a variety of food options, including burgers, veggie burgers, and other American dishes.

The Lunchroom is open 11AM-3PM Monday-Saturday. Look through the old books, photos, and excerpts on the local history. See antiques and artifacts that have been found all over the region.

With exceptional service and cooking as good as your grandma’s, you don’t want to miss out on this local gem!

The Lunchroom
The Lunchroom with customers eating lunch

The City of Rocks and Castle Rocks State Park are located within a 10 minute drive. Both parks show off geological features and sties including signatures from immigrants and petroglyphs from Native Americans. Camping is available at both parks and there are special accommodations around town like Yurts and Airbnbs.

Check out this digital flip book filled with history of the City of Rocks and the surrounding settlement towns: