Meskwaki Travel Plaza

Serving the best since 2015

We Believe In Incredible Benefits for our visitors

The Meskwaki Travel Plaza offers a wide range of services: truck center, convenience store, and more!


Mudflap is a free mobile app that provides instant diesel discounts to owner-operators and small fleets.


AMBEST is a Member-owned, nationwide network of independent truck stops and service centers. AMBEST locations are family owned businesses where you’re likely to find the owner with his or her sleeves rolled up ready to take care of you anyway they can.

Cat Scale

CAT Scale Company provides the professional truck driver a reliable, accurate, and certified weight through the cooperative relationship with our truckstop partners. We will guarantee the highest quality at a fair price.

Our Story

Open 24 hours a day, the Meskwaki Travel Plaza offers a wide range of amenities with an emphasis on hospitality and friendly customer service. Visitors will find a luxurious trucker’s lounge, laundry facility, showers, USB charging stations, and a retail truck center. Stop by the convenience store for a wide variety of coffee, cappuccino, fountain drinks, snacks, sandwiches, and hot food daily. Visit the smoke shop for great prices on cartons and tobacco products. Continued development and innovative new services have prepared the Meskwaki Travel Plaza for years to come in serving the needs of today’s travelers and professional drivers.

Trucker’s Lounge

Rest and refuel your body and soul in our top notch Trucker’s Lounge. Here you will find comfortable furniture that feels like home along with amenities that include hot, clean showers, USB charging stations and laundry facilities.  Trednar service and ample parking make using our lounge easy and convenient. Take your hours of service breaks with us and relax in style!

Grab and Go Food

If you’re passing through and need something to grab-and-go, we have several options for you including takeout pizza, burgers and warm snacks. We are open 24-hours a day, so you can grab food at your convenience. Here at Meskwaki Travel Plaza, we are here for you — serving you warm meals when you’re far from home.


Meskwaki is proud to offer our own line of products, sold exclusively at the Travel Plaza. Meskwaki Cattail Creek Coffee, Meskwaki Warrior sauces and spices, wild rice, jam, jelly and our ever-popular tribal patterned fleece blankets can all be found for sale here. Looking for Southwestern style wool blankets or merino wool clothing? We are proud to sell a wide selection of USA-woven, Pendleton products. 
Our newest offering of gift items comes from our line of premium CBD products sold in our Meskwaki OrganiX shop down the hall. There you will find lotions, tinctures, snacks and more, all infused with top of the line hemp oil.

Come on In!

Open Daily

24 Hours



(641) 484-9341



1494 Hwy 30
Tama, IA 52339