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Lifelong Massapequan

Shirley, NY

#1 Nov 15, 2009
Does anyone know why Dick and Dora's closed? This restaurant was a Massapequa landmark. My family has been going there for over 50 years. I hope someone will takeover and re-open it.
Light Sensitive

Massapequa, NY

#2 Nov 16, 2009
oh wow...didnt know this, was there in april this year...

is it closed, or closed for the season..?
Lifelong Massapequan

Bay Shore, NY

#3 Nov 16, 2009
Permanently closed. A person who was passing by told me they are going to knock it down and build more condo's like they did down the block on the site of Fox's (Arthurs).
Mr Dick Dora

New York, NY

#4 Nov 21, 2009
This place turned into a hole, food was still ok. The dock was falling appart, bldg was a mess. Great memoried last of the Alhambra classic places. I still miss Foxes (The years of floods took it's toll om Dick & Dora's) Lets build more houses now. LOL
3rd Generation Fan

Bronx, NY

#5 Nov 21, 2009
I was so disappointed to hear they closed. My husband's grandparents had a summer home in Massapequa in the 30s and started the tradition. I loved the place and will miss it and the people.
3rd Generation Fan

Bronx, NY

#6 Nov 24, 2009
I also disappointed about the closeing of dick & dora's My family as been going there since 1936, not only that but we went to Alhambra beach. Just what we need more housing pretty soon it will standing room only on the parkways , Hope D&D opens again Thanks
Massapequan

Arlington, VA

#7 Nov 27, 2009
Wow. I came back to Massapequa, my home town, and took my girlfriend with me down memory lane. We drove to Dick 'n' Dora's and my heart just sunk. I can't believe it is gone. I'm just grateful to have a treasure chest of fond memories - thank you for that.

- Transplant whose heart is still here.
Seaford

New York, NY

#8 Dec 5, 2009
D & d looked like a trailer park.
Jim Dooley

Shirley, NY

#9 Dec 5, 2009
The place turned in to White Trash hell hole. Dick & Doras outlived it's stay in Massapequa here comes an Indian Dollar store in it's place or more condo's on Alhambra Road. No get rid of the Sh@it hole boat Marina at the end of Alhambra Road. The guy Joe is an @ss hole and rip off artist. He hawked stolen parts for years.
Mass Trash

New York, NY

#10 Dec 12, 2009
Dick & Dora was bought by the Town of Oyster Bay. Another way to spend tax money. Massapequa drug trash.
33 alhambra gone

Carle Place, NY

#11 Dec 31, 2009
Was there today as the last wall came down.
S Bay Dr

Brooklyn, NY

#12 Jan 2, 2010
About time: Dick & Dora was a rat infested resturant with numerous Town violations.I did a pesticide job there 1 year ago and used alot of agents to destroy pests, traps caught 20 rats in Dick & Dora's and about 50 mice. Dropping were all over the kitchen, this place was bad.
Whats Up

New York, NY

#13 Jan 2, 2010
D&D Dick & Dora Rest was a Garbage dump.I always had old lipstick on my glass when served. Ghetto Hell Hole.I seen Mice running around D&D many times.
Big Time

Chicago, IL

#14 Jan 4, 2010
I had Roaches on my food one time.
Ditto

New York, NY

#15 Jan 4, 2010
I will never forget the food poisening from that place. I ended up in the hospital three days later! Yes, Fond memories! I did meet the stray cats there in the lobby. LOL
Danny L

New York, NY

#16 Jan 5, 2010
stray cats now there are white trash drugies
Toby

Chicago, IL

#17 Jan 5, 2010
I had roaches and roach legs in my soup and bread. This owner was a bitch and animal.
Donna Kelly

Beaumont, TX

#18 Jan 7, 2010
It wasn't like that years ago..20 years maybe..don't know where this trash talk about joe is from..but unnecessary...the guy died the other day..most likely from a broken heart seeing what became of his beloved D and D's.

Port Arthur TX
Michael

Hyde Park, NY

#19 Jan 14, 2010
I loved Dick and Doras and went there for 23 years. I don't get the negative comments. In 23 years I never saw one roach, mouse or anything bad. It is ridiculous they would serve a dish with a roach on it so someone just has a vendetta against them. The owners and staff were always nice and friendly also. I wonder where the chef and workers went? Miss you guys !
rob

Hauppauge, NY

#20 Jan 15, 2010
Ditto wrote:
I will never forget the food poisening from that place. I ended up in the hospital three days later! Yes, Fond memories! I did meet the stray cats there in the lobby. LOL
Food poisening will not hit you 3 days after you eat. i would recommend new doctors!

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