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Unread 20 May 19, 06:44 PM  
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Glad you loved culvers we thought it was great for the price. Ouch at the Disney snack price.
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Day 9 already? ! Jeepers George!
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Wow those are expensive snacks! However, the cookies doughnut and the slushie did look good.

Have a great day!
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Originally Posted by Th1nkT1nk View Post
Wow $26.50 😳 ... crazy when you think what you got from culvers for $40! Love the look of the food at culvers... def one to look out for hope youre enjoying your holiday and thanks for sharing
Having a great time. Culvers was really good.

Originally Posted by markpwa8 View Post
$26.50! And that is why I will ensure we eat before and after the parks. Loving the report and Culvers is now on my to do list. Great value meal!
Thanks for reading

Originally Posted by scojos View Post
Just checked and we re close to culvers on 192.
Looks good thanks for the suggestion.
Is there a drive through?
To be honest I didnt notice

Originally Posted by dollydaydream7 View Post
We did a character breakfast at universal once but compared to Disney it was pretty poor, this was when it was still in the parks, but value wise disney wins hands down for us.
Definitely. I dont think they do them in the parks anymore.

Originally Posted by Mel49 View Post
Enjoying reading along - Culvers is on our list as recommended for gluten free so good to read a review which sings it's praises. Looking forward to reading more.
Thank you.

Originally Posted by GezzasGem View Post
Ouch - v glad upcoming stay is with DDP and whichever trip we go on where it is not included, will def be eating offsite! 😄
Its definitely the way to go

Originally Posted by Cha cha View Post
Shame the minions character breakfast is communal seating I dont really like that either.
Food looks good though.
Culvers sounds good.
The smoothie at Joffreys looks really nice, but must be expensive if it was $26 for that & 2 donuts & a coke!🙁
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Probably the most expensive thing was the bottle of coke

Originally Posted by dixonsontour View Post
Glad you loved culvers we thought it was great for the price. Ouch at the Disney snack price.
Culvers was definitely fantastic value

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Day 9 already? ! Jeepers George!
I know. The holiday is passing way to quickly.

Originally Posted by 4holibobs View Post
Wow those are expensive snacks! However, the cookies doughnut and the slushie did look good.

Have a great day!
They were good though
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DENNYS

Breakfast before Seaworld at the Dennys located close by to Seaworld. We hadnt been to a Dennys in awhile so was looking forward to this.



We arrived about 8.30am and it wasnt to busy inside.

The menu is massive and to be honest there is way too much choice.



Kelly went for the Choconana pancake breakfast. 2 Pancakes with chocolate chips and bananas with hash browns, eggs, choice of sausage or bacon. She chose sausage and without eggs. She really enjoyed it.





The girls had blueberry pancakes with whipped cream, strawberries and bananas hash browns and sausage. Both enjoyed theirs.



I went for the lumberjack slam. 2 pancakes, sausage, bacon, ham, hash browns, eggs and toast. I also had no eggs. This was good.





I had a $20 off coupon so it came to around $45. Excellent value and we enjoyed this.

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A few bits and bobs and we had a long full day here.

Popcorn at the Clyde and Seymour show. Pretty tasteless.



Cookies and Cream Ice Cream Sandwich.




Cinnamon Pretzel



Hot Dog pretzel



Pizza Pretzel



The pretzels werent particularly great and not a patch on the ones at Universal.

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GIORDANOS 192

Be warned. Too much food ordered!

Original plan had us at NYPD pizza place but it meant more travelling and it was fairly busy on the roads.



I knew there was a Giordano's near our resort and I had always planned to try one so this was a good opportunity. It was fairly quiet inside which was surprising.



The girls saw calamari on the menu and were desperate to have some even though Id warned them that we shouldnt be getting appetisers so as normal I caved in and got them some to share. They loved it though.



As they were getting some me and Kelly Ordered some bruschetta to start with. This was good.



I knew that pizzas can take a while to cook here so I didnt think it be too much for problem.

When we ordered our pizzas the server looked at us like we were mad as we were ordering four pizzas. He said that was way too much. I honestly thought small ones would be fine! So we ditched one and got three but he had a smug look on his face saying that was still a lot.

They took about 35 to 40 minutes to arrive which is what we were expecting. When they came out they were the size of a large pizza back in the UK. We knew straight away with be eating pizza tomorrow!

The pictures are not great as when he brought to the table he took slices and put them on the plate for a chance to photograph them.

The girls had a plain margarita to share. They thought this was just okay but Kelly said it was really tasty and fresh when she tried some.



Kelly ordered a chicken and bacon barbecue pizza with barbecue sauce as her base. She really enjoyed this and so did the girls when they tried it.



I had to try a deep dish which is what Giordanos is famous for. I went for Meat and More meat. Pepperoni, salami, sausage and bacon. This was amazing. Really tasty but if being honest I found the edges to thick.



This is a small pizza.

So not surprisingly we had some left Boxes were brought out to take away. We didnt have loads left and didnt embarrass ourselves though. We have a Morning by the pool tomorrow so well be finishing it for lunch!

We enjoyed it as we dont normally go for pizza. Id recommend it definitely but remember small is big

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Where are u staying? We re at the clarion which is behind the giordanos...
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