Adamo's Route 66 Italian Villa
Head west to Clinton for a taste of Italy served stateside. Adamo’s Route 66 Italian Villa provides an Italian feast for those who find themselves traveling west on Route 66. Adamo’s, located across the street from the Oklahoma Route 66 Museum in Clinton, will transport travelers to an Italian villa without having to shell out for an expensive plane ticket.
At Adamo’s, start the meal off with a few slices of cheesy garlic bread or Sicilian bread topped with melted mozzarella and diced tomatoes. Enjoy fine dining seafood appetizers like Mussels Marinara, mussels covered in a zesty garlic marinara sauce, or fried calamari. Get a healthy portion of greens with Adamo’s Salad, a house mix of iceberg lettuce, mushrooms, black olives, tomato slices and mozzarella cheese.
In Clinton, Adamo’s Route 66 Italian Villa diners can chow down on an extensive selection of hot or cold sandwiches, from the Italian Super Sub, including ham, genoa salami, pepperoni and provolone cheese, to the Philly Cheese Steak sub. Sample a meatball parmigiana or eggplant parmigiana sub, or take a bite out of a Chicken Italiano hot sub, featuring grilled chicken topped with mushrooms, green peppers, onions, black olives and a generous serving of mozzarella.
Adamo’s also offers traditional pasta favorites like Tortellini Michael Angelo, slathered in a tomato alfredo sauce with ham and spinach, and baked ziti, a freshly baked dish of penne pasta in pink sauce. In Clinton, order a Chicken Aristocrat entrée to taste an Italian-inspired eggplant and penne dish covered in tomato alfredo sauce.
Finish out a hearty Italian meal with a bit of creamy dessert. At Adamo’s Route 66 Italian Villa in Clinton, choose from a rich tiramisu Italian coffee cake, lemoncello lemon cake with a crème filling and traditional cannoli filled with sweet ricotta cheese. For the duration of the meal, visitors may forget they never left the Oklahoma plains.