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Triple XXX Family Restaurant

2 North Salisbury Street, West Lafayette, IN - (765) 743-5373
Triple XXX, near Purdue U in West Lafayette, opened in 1929. They have a commitment to quality that is readily apparent. They grind their own sirloin for burgers. Shakes are made with real ice cream. Much of the food is made from scratch. Triple XXX is open 24 hours, and they serve breakfast, too.
92% Approval Rating (13 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
The Famous Triple XXX Chop Steak
French Fries
Root Beer
Breaded Tenderloin
Double Steak With Double Cheese
Triple XXX Famous Chili
Duane Purvis All-American
Onion Rings

Highlighted Reviews

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Bruce Bilmes and Susan Boyle - Photos (4)
Roadfood.com Editor
"Triple XXX was once, decades ago, a thriving chain of restaurants, serving their own Texas-made root beer throughout the South, Midwest, and West. This particular Triple XXX, near Purdue U in West Lafayette, opened in 1929 and is one of two remaining (and ..."   [Read More]
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Robert Lane
June 02, 2012
"I have stopped at Triple XXX occasionally over the years since I first visited it forty years ago while attending Purdue University. The place has literally not changed. The food is still outstanding diner food, the atmosphere is still the same, and I think the stuff ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

2 North Salisbury Street, West Lafayette, IN
(765) 743-5373

https://www.triplexxxfamilyrestaurant.com/

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Late Night
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:No
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:Yes
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
Icy mugs of Triple XXX root beer.
"Icy mugs of Triple XXX root beer."
Bruce Bilmes and Susan Boyle





The beef for the Triple XXX burgers is ground on site.
"The beef for the Triple XXX burgers is ground on site."
Bruce Bilmes and Susan Boyle


The Duane Purvis All-American features a layer of peanut butter, hidden underneath the beef patty.  As for a side, those greasy hand-breaded onion rings are a winner!
"The Duane Purvis All-American features a layer of peanut butter, hidden underneath the beef patty. As for a side, those greasy hand-breaded onion rings are a winner!"
Cliff Strutz


Carhop service is no longer available.  This area is now used for parking and picnic tables.
"Carhop service is no longer available. This area is now used for parking and picnic tables."
Bruce Bilmes and Susan Boyle


One of the last remaining Triple XXX's.
"One of the last remaining Triple XXX's."
Bruce Bilmes and Susan Boyle



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