Photo by: Google Maps
Photo by: Google Maps

The Monmouth Service Area at mile marker 100 will be closed for business until reopening this upcoming May -- hopefully shortly after Memorial Day Weekend -- because the building is undergoing a major renovation.

I know it is a bit of a pain because now there will be nearly a 50 mile stretch with no place to stop for fuel or restrooms but it sounds like the wait will be worth it.

The new-and-improved rest stop will have a Shake Shack, Chick-fil-A, Auntie Anne's, Starbucks and Z Mart! Um....yum!

At the very least, these changes are coming at the end of the busy Summer season and the replacements sound 10x better!

Check out the original article at while we wait to chow down while we travel.

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