Since they knew the "lay of the land" and the restaurants they liked best, we wanted to be led and were quite happy with their choice of, The Chicken or the Egg. Next, my girlfriend introduced me to the most modern way to reserve a table via the No Wait app. Modern technology has provided some improvements to our quality of life - admit it.
We take in the scenery while we wait (not very long).
So, yes, you can get chicken and egg dishes - as many varieties as you can dream up, but they also have tons of items that have nothing to do with poultry in any form. Burgers, sandwiches, platters, and a seemingly endless list of choices.
As far as I'm concerned, no trip to any beach is complete without some kind of fish or, if it is available, New England Clam Chowder. This was a wonderful and delicious example of a great creamy chowder.
The Sloppy Shepherd
our tangy 100% ground chuck sloppy joe, topped with redskin mashed potatoes, cheddar jack cheese, baked till golden and delicious, served with a roll and butter
The Mr. went completely out of his normal routine and ordered a special. We do agree that this tactic also typically pays off with good food. He had a filling and non-traditional shore meal in this generous portion of "The Sloppy Shepherd."
Next up, my girlfriend's...
Chicken Taco SaladShe said everthing was delicious.
For me, Eggs Benedict. Not just any version, but over CRABCAKES! What??? Yup. Chesapeake Benedict also includes BACON!
You couldn't ask for a better combination of land and sea as far as I am concerned. The potatoes were also crispy, golden squares of goodness and I confess, I pushed the english muffins aside. Too full from all the other fabulous items on my plate.
My girlfriend's Mr. (aka our friend) opted for:
Bagel & Lox
with red onion, capers, cream cheese, oh my
Looking back, we were so happy and relaxed. Two happy couples spending a day together at the beach. Our kids are grown and it is our turn. No wagons full of plastic toys. No schedule. No needs to meet but our own. I will always be thankful for the memory of this day. Yes, this is just one snapshot of a chapter we shared together, one that seems so simple, but really, is a time I will always cherish and remember with feeling of contentment as well as, of course, being Fed Well.