There are plenty of these all over Japan. These are frequented by bus tours, bus trips, and other drivers. It's worth going inside to take a break and you can find lots of goodies to eat. Some are better than others.
They are also good places to pick up some souvenirs if need be.
This photo was taken at a rest stop somewhere between Niigata and Tokyo.
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