Ws #25: The Stove

Going up to Mammoth Lakes, California was a welcome respite from the California (not to mention Texas, too!) summer heat.  It was on a Saturday in July when we drove up to Mammoth and arrived in the early evening.  The following day, Sunday, to ready ourselves for a full day of sightseeing, we had a big breakfast at The Stove.

The stove boasts of country cooking and the interiors are welcoming and very homey.  We had to wait 15 minutes for a table for 7.  I was told it could have been a longer wait had we not gotten to the restaurant at a decent time. :D

I loved the “drinking jars”.  Hee hee.  This concept isn’t new to me though.  It reminded me of a restaurant in the Philippines which serves beverages in the same manner.  I just can’t recall if it’s Country Waffles or Heaven and Eggs.

Much as I love coffee, I would choose a mug of hot steamin’ choco over it anytime.  But that’s because I loved chocolate first.  ;)

The serving portions at The Stove is huge!  If you’re on a diet, your self-control and discipline will definitely be tested.  The food is so good that if you have a hearty appetite, chances are, you’ll finish it all! Just don’t let whatever guilt you might feel afterwards make you turn to Leptitrex. Hee hee.

I had a veggie omelet.  Sounds healthy enough, right?  But no!  It’s got lots of cheese!  And look at the side of grease, I mean, potatoes!  I only finished half of my omelet.

Abby just had fried eggs and a piece of toast and some potatoes.

This gigantic waffle isn’t mine.  It’s my aunt’s.  I just borrowed it for picture-taking purposes.  Hee hee.

Looking at all these pics from that breakfast almost two months ago, I can’t help but feel full all over again!  *burp!*

I’ve been stalking bees, my other WS entry.

Have a wonderful week ahead, y’all!


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19 Responses to “Ws #25: The Stove”

  1. […] Have breakfast with me at The Stove, my other Weekend Snapshot entry. […]

  2. Kero says:

    aaaw. i love the waffle. i’ll be making pancakes later for my little boy. come visit my entry too. thank you!

    Keros last blog post..weekend snapshot #17

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  3. Indrani says:

    After hearty meals in the weekend, these will be sin for me. But once in a while it is okay isn’t it?

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  4. napaboaniya says:

    The diner looks very country authentic. I’m liking those drinking jars as well. There used to be a restaurant in town here that serves ice lemon tea in those jugs. Kinda sad when they closed down :(

    napaboaniyas last blog post..Weekend SnapShot #39

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  5. ETTEY says:

    fab shots! love the waffle shot ^_~.

    ETTEYs last blog post..WS: FOODIE

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  6. mommyallehs says:

    i like the gigantic waffle

    mommyallehss last blog post..DAISY: 2007

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  7. saint2 says:

    I like being served using jars too! your food look absolutely sumptuous, esp the fried egg!

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  8. tigerfish says:

    You’re in california!? I miss California you know.

    tigerfishs last blog post..French Bean Omelet – another omelette recipe

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    munchkinmommy Reply:

    Hi Tigerfish! I’m in Texas. :) My family only went for a short vacation in California in July. :D Have a great week!

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  9. joys in life says:

    id go for vege omelet, too! although everything here looks yummy.

    one of the jars (with yellow stuff) we call that here “garapon” lagyanan ng peanut butter or whatever.

    got a dessert entry, u can check it out!

    joys in lifes last blog post..WS – Yummy Hmmm

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  10. Cookie says:

    those pictures are making my tummy grumble…yummy!

    Cookies last blog post..Adios!!

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  11. SandyCarlson says:

    That looks like a marvelous place. The cream on the cocoa looks delicious.

    SandyCarlsons last blog post..Weekend Snapshot: Carousel Ride

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  12. The food looks so yummy! I’m hungry now.

    eastcoastlifes last blog post..Wall-E rises from the trash – WS #40

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  13. Megan says:

    That waffle looks delicious. That looks like a fun place!

    Megans last blog post..Sweet Potato Butter

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  14. I hope when I wake up tomorrow I could have a bfast as sumptuous as that too!

    My WS entries are in these blogs:
    Jenn Was Here and Le Kulitszie Familie. Have a great week ahead!

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  15. Paul Rados says:

    love the beverages in the mason jars…definitely gives the place a more “country” feel!

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  16. jeanne says:

    all looks delicious!

    MINE is here.

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  17. mrsfoodie says:

    i’ll choose hot choco over coffee, too! yummy pics as always!

    mrsfoodies last blog post..[WW] Creamy Indulgence

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  18. […] The next day, before heading off to Yosemite for some sightseeing, we had a filling breakfast at The Stove first.  I posted all the yummy food pics HERE. […]