Riviera Destroyed by Fire


We are saddened to report that the Riviera Roadhouse in Gardner, IL has fallen victim to fire this evening.

At this time we have no further details to report but rest assured that we will keep you up to date as we hear more about this tragic event.


Our friends at the Route 66 News have an in-depth, detailed account of the fire at the Riviera Roadhouse. Thanks to Jim Jones for providing us with this information.

Click to read the complete account on the Route 66 News.

Click to view photos of the fire at the Riviera from the Free Press Advocate's Facebook page.

We continue to update you and add information as we become aware of it. Thanks to Association Cathie Stevanovich for the following photos taken at the scene of the fire on Tuesday evening:

Riviera Fire 6-8-10

Riviera Fire 6-8-10

Riviera Fire 6-8-10

Riviera Fire 6-8-10

Riviera Fire 6-8-10



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