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GloucesterCast With Guests Craig Kimberley, James and Anna Eves and Host Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/9/14

GloucesterCast With Guests Craig Kimberley, James and Anna Eves and Host Joey Ciaramitaro Taped 4/9/14 Topics Include: Crappy Coffee, Cape Ann Giclee, What Would You Lop Off Of Your Body To Go Back To 23 Years Old?, Cape Ann License … Continue reading

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Only 85 Days (give or take) until Top Dog Opening Day

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An Afternoon In Rockport Part I Top Dog

Top Dog Rockport MA 4/7/13 VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL

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Spring Has Sprung: Cape Ann Seasonal Openings Part I

Today, the first day of spring, the water is a brisk 39 F but Summer is just around the corner and with it the seasonal openings of restaurants on Cape Ann. Saturday, March 30, Top Dog of Rockport opens. A clam roll at … Continue reading

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Top Dog, Dog

I think Top Dog is becoming my favorite place for fried clams on Cape Ann. Their fried clams are very light, crispy and flavorful, the dogs are awesome too. It’s a great place for yummy summer food, people watching and taking … Continue reading

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Seasonal Openings Part V

This is another big weekend coming up. But first, who has already opened up in the past few weeks? Nate’s of Front Beach Rockport, The Lobster Pool at Halibut Point, Topside Grill in Gloucester, The Top Dog of Rockport, and … Continue reading

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March, The New Year starts tomorrow

Until King Numa screwed things up in 713 BC, March was the beginning of the year. Since March is my favorite month I never followed the king’s edict so today is New Year’s Eve. The Romans started the year with … Continue reading

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Top Dog Chilli Dog- Bearskin Neck Rockport

Yummy! Top Dog Chilli Dog, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Top Dog Lobster Roll

Top Dog Lobster Roll, originally uploaded by captjoe06. As much as I heartily recommend y’all going to Top Dog on Bearskin Neck if you’ve read any of my rantings about lobster rolls then you know my take on what place … Continue reading

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Top Dog – Bearskin Neck, Rockport

We got mac and cheese for the girls at just over $2 each. An order of fried clams to split between the mrs and I, and I also got a chilli dog.

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Just Hit Up Top Dog In Rockport

Based on GMG contributor Paul Morrison’s glowing reviews I took the family to Top Dog on Bearskin Neck in Rockport. He was spot on. This place is a gem and must go-to spot for casual faire while in Rockport. Very … Continue reading

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Summer Tourists, Some are not.

But Cape Ann is a tourist draw so if you don’t go with the flow you are missing out on some great fried clams, onion rings, and all sorts of other stuff to clog your arteries but what the hay … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

As a newbie I am still trying to figure out the first signs of spring on the island. Since moving from the midwest to New England in 1970 I am really looking for my spring of childhood. March was windy … Continue reading

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Christmas Overload?

It’s the Saturday before Christmas. Have you gotten all your shopping done? Are you ready for 6 to 10 inches of snow tonight? Are you sure your pipes haven’t frozen in this cold snap? Someone home from college wants to … Continue reading

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