Archive for the ‘Restaurants’ Category

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A Weary Gnome Gives His Feet a Rest in the Garden of the Vienna Restaurant & Historic Inn on South Street in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 6, 2014)

The Whistling Swan Building, Sturbridge, MA
A Lion Head Fountain Next to The Whistling Swan Building (Which Houses Both The Duck and Avellino Restaurants) Located at 502 Main Street in Sturbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 18, 2013)


A Giant Lobster Holds a Humongous Ice Cream Cone in His Right Claw Outside of Ben & Bill’s Chocolate Emporium on Main Street in Bar Harbor, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 10, 2021)


An Anthropomorphic Wooden Moose Sits Cross-Legged on a Stump in Front of the Now-Closed Log Cabin Restaurant on Maine State Highway 3 in Bar Harbor, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 22, 2021)

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A Skeleton Is Seen Sipping Coffee on the Roof While an Angry Inflatable Ghost Materializes Through a Window of the Sturbridge Coffee House on Main Street in Sturbridge, MA

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Buster, the World’s Largest Inflatable Crab, Straddles the Roof of The Sole Proprieter Seafood Restaurant On Highland Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 7, 2014)

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Daisy the Dairy Cow, Along With Her Geese Companions, Greet Customers at Meola’s Wayside Ice Cream in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 24, 2014)

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The Great Golden Lion Head That Adorns the Brick Building Which Houses the Lions Clubs International Lions Den Eatery on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 24, 2019)

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A Wooden Fisherman Promoting Duffy’s Tavern and Tucker Seafood Spotted in the Rhode Island State Building on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds During the Big E in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 26, 2019)

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A Plaster Statue of Apollo, the Ancient Greek and Roman God of Medicine and Music (Identified by His Lyre), Found on the Grounds of the Manor Restaurant and Banquet Facility Located on West Boylston Street in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 16, 2017)