AAA Inspector Rating Details (scale 1-5)
AAA Inspector Notes
Known for hamburgers, this restaurant also serves up doughnuts, sweet pastries, omelets, chili, fish sandwiches and french fries. For dessert, try one of the many varieties of pies available. The dining room has the bustling atmosphere of a diner. There is usually a line here during the lunch hour. This historic national burger chain once had many Midwestern outlets but dwindled during the Great Depression with only three remaining locations. The founder of Wendy's, Dave Thomas, has credited the Kewpee near his hometown of Lansing as inspiration for his chain of restaurants. The restaurant was named after the Kewpee doll, which can be seen throughout the restaurant.