The gold medal for Cleanest Bathrooms goes to the Black Bear Diner chain, with locations right off 80 in Vallejo, Vacaville, and Sacramento (there is one in Davis as well, but it’s too far from the highway to count in this list). Great job and thank you, Bears!
Fairfield Exit 41: Del Taco
Vacaville Exit 55: Red Robin
Mel’s (a little farther down MonteVista Road, towards the outlets)
Dixon Exit 64: Mary’s Pizza Shack
Davis Exit 72: Applebee’s
Sacramento: Exit 83: In & Out
Roseville & Rocklin: So hard to get on and off the highway, it’s not worth it. Wait until
Newcastle (just before Auburn)
Newcastle Exit 115: Denny’s
Auburn 119A: Tio Pepe’s, but it’s not an EZ-on, EZ-off deal. Better to go to Sizzler at the Bowman exit (122)
Colfax Exit 135: Cross over to the WB side and go to Starbucks.
Nyack Rd. Exit 156: Great general store by the Burger King and gas station
Nyack Rd. Exit 156: It’s easy to cross over the highway to the general store.
Colfax Exit 135: Starbucks
Foresthill Exit 121: JimBoy’s Tacos
Auburn Exit 119: Max’s at the Holiday Inn
Penryn Exit 112 : Cattlebaron’s
Rocklin & Roseville: Don’t do it!
Exit 88: Jamba Juice in the Natomas Marketplace near the movie complex
Exit 85: Black Bear Diner
Exit 93: Tandoori Hut
Exit 55: Buffalo Wild Wings
Exit 53: Black Bear Diner
Exit 45: Peet’s Coffee