THREE vigorous sets of mixed doubles, and we were ready for a hearty, informal dinner. It was on the late side on a Friday evening, but the big, happy crowd in the Massapsqua restaurant made it seem like 8 o'clock. The obvious popularity of the place is justified. Copious portions of very good, satisfying Italian food at reasonable prices are all it takes.
Dick & Dora's Restaurant
Former Dick and Dora's Owner Helen Hydrusko Dies at | Massapequa, NY Patch
Massapequa 's Alhambra Beach was a favorite destination when we were kids. Early on, in the s, it required a drop-off and pickup with Mama as our lifeguard-swimming teacher; or perhaps a bike ride down Park Boulevard, along Merrick Road, and south to "the beach. As teenagers, we chipped in to rent a rowboat at Ziggies, and after work, my father would be waiting for us at Dick and Dora's then a local one-room bar-small restaurant , talking with Dick. Now, some 70 years later, Dick and Dora's is gone, but the Alhambra connection remains, which is why we were there at that little beach on Sunday afternoon, Jan.
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