Breakfast in Bisbee

August 2012

Written by Deryle & Wanda Mehrten

he weather this time of year can really throw a monkey wrench into a planned ride.  A monsoon rain storm can dump enough water on the road in an hour to float a battleship.  Bless our lucky stars, that wasn’t the case for the SEAT Overnighter and the SEAT Breakfast Gathering in Bisbee over the weekend of 10 to 11 August.  We couldn’t have asked for better weather or better company.

Seems Bisbee was having their Pirate Weekend the same weekend.  Most of the folks working in the stores and restaurants were dressed in various stages of Pirate attire.  The waiter at the Screaming Banshee Pizza restaurant was totally argh!  The waitress at The Grand Hotel was even a bit racier.  Made for a fun night.

The pizza and beers at the Screaming Banshee were very good.  Service was friendly, thank goodness, because the kitchen was a bit backed up.  The Banshee is obviously a favorite for the locals and visitors alike.  There were 12 SEAT members and guests.  We celebrated a birthday happening with song and door prizes.  It was a hoot!   SEAT Members & Guests:  Nick Clement & Terry Golden, Roy & Phyllis Fox, Johnnie & Edie Lake, Mike & Krissan LoGalbo, Deryle & Wanda Mehrten and Allen & Diane Moore.

Breakfast was at the Bisbee Breakfast Club.  The Club changed owners a few years back and now is open 7 days a week.  The food continues to be good and the service excellent.  SEAT took the whole side room with 21 members and guests.  Interesting that one of the folks enjoying the SEAT Breakfast Gathering was one of the previous owners of The Club.  Good group of folks.  SEAT Members & Guests:  Nick Clement & Terry Golden, Tony Daykin, Chris & Stacy Frey, Pat Grimm, Johnnie & Edie Lake, Craig Littlefield, Mike & Krissan LoGalbo, Deryle & Wanda Mehrten, Allen & Diane Moore, Jon & Rahelle Nicolussi, Brian Seneviratne, Robert & Amy Shill and Barry West.



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