Jeff Alves

About Jeff Alves

Jeff Alves is a life-long resident of Plymouth, MA. He and his wife Valerie are currently planning a move to Florida now that Jeff has retired. Jeff and Val are from two very different parts of the country and first met at Walt Disney World. They share a love of all things Disney and enjoy great dining experiences.

Chutters – Littleton, New Hampshire – World’s Longest Candy Counter

World’s Longest Candy Counter Chutters 43 Main Street Littleton, NH  03561 (603) 728-6144 http://www.chutters.com/candy/ Remember penny candy?  Some of us are old enough to remember when “penny candy” actually cost 1 cent.  Sadly those days are gone, but fortunately the Continue reading

Palo – Disney Wonder – Lunch and Dinner

Palo Address unknown…  Cuisine very well known….     My wife Valerie and I recently had an opportunity to have both brunch and dinner at Palo twice while on a 14-night cruise aboard the Disney Wonder.  During a ship tour we Continue reading

Bramhall’s Country Store – Plymouth, Massachusetts

Bramhall’s Country Store 2 Sandwich Rd Plymouth, MA 02360 1-508-746-1844 Looking for a good lobster roll?  Yes?  Well here is a very small, out of the way spot that’s worth a visit.  Bramhall’s Country Store in Plymouth, MA is off Continue reading

Publick House – Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Publick House 277 Main Street Sturbridge, MA  01566 Phone 508-347-3313 or 800-PUBLICK http://www.publickhouse.com/dining/historic-tap-room On line reservations available at OpenTable http://www.opentable.com/publick-house   Good writers will tell you that your opening paragraph needs something to “grab” the reader.  Lobster Macaroni and Cheese.  Continue reading

The Lobster Pot – Provincetown, Massachusetts

The Lobster Pot 321 Commercial Street Provincetown, MA 02657 Telephone 508-487-0842| www.ptownlobsterpot.com A couple of times a year, Valerie and I enjoy a drive out to Provincetown, MA at the very tip of Cape Cod.  The drive is scenic, often Continue reading

Mamma Mia – Plymouth, Massachusetts

Mamma Mia 122 Water Street Plymouth, MA  02360 Telephone: 1-508-747-4670 Internet: http://mammamias.net   Mamma Mia! OK, show of hands, who likes Italian food?  Hmmm, just about everybody. Now, show of hands again, who likes ABBA?  Hmmm, not quite as many. Continue reading

The Olde Pink House – Savannah, GA

The Olde Pink House Reynolds Square 23 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA  31401 (912) 232-4286 Menu: http://www.plantersinnsavannah.com/menu.htm Reservations: http://www.opentable.com/the-olde-pink-house-restaurant?ref=10069&ttr=1&scpref=41 Email: theoldepinkhouse@bellsouth.net On a driving trip to Orlando in October, my wife Valerie and I decided to stop in Savannah Georgia along Continue reading

Two Tout French? – Remy Brunch and Dinner on the Disney Fantasy

Is there such a thing as too tout French?  As in two very French meals in the same restaurant on the same day?  Perhaps so.  But it was fun trying!  So, where is this French restaurant you ask?  Well, that Continue reading

The Lobster Hut – Plymouth, Massachusetts

The Lobster Hut 25 Town Wharf Plymouth, MA  02360 1-508-746-2270 http://www.lobsterhutplymouth.com There is a food phenomena in New England seaside towns generically known as a “clam shack”.  Typically these are not much more than a small shack-like building.  Some have Continue reading

Daniel Webster Inn – Sandwich, Massachusetts

Daniel Webster Inn 149 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563 (800) 444-3566 | (508) 888-3622 http://www.danlwebsterinn.com   Picture an old but elegant New England Inn dating from the 1700’s.  Picture Daniel Webster spending time in the summer on Cape Cod.  Picture Continue reading