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Windows of wonder: the incredible history of the drive-thru

Lovefood Logo By Jacqui Agate of Lovefood | Slide 1 of 36: Now a staple of fast food culture in America and beyond, the drive-thru has been on quite a journey. The concept began as a modest burger shack with a drive-up window, and burgeoned into the flashy, tech-savvy joints ubiquitous across the globe today. In these nostalgic snaps, we chronicle the fascinating history of the drive-thru.

A "drive-thru" the past

Now a staple of fast food culture in America and beyond, the drive-thru has been on quite a journey. The concept began as a modest burger shack with a drive-up window, and burgeoned into the flashy, tech-savvy joints ubiquitous across the globe today. In these nostalgic snaps, we chronicle the fascinating history of the drive-thru.
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