December 23, 1983: Just days before Christmas, the Oliverio family readies their Feast of the Seven Fishes, an Italian tradition stretching back to the old country of Calabria. Amidst the preparations, Tony Oliverio, a young man with big dreams and a bigger heart, wonders if hell find love this Christmas season or spend it alone with his loud and loving family - Great Grandma Nonnie, Grandpa Johnny, Great Uncles Frankie and Carmine, his parents, his brother, and a host of friends. When Sarah, the girlfriend of his best friend Angelo, introduces Tony to Beth, it looks like Tonys holiday experience might take a turn for the better. That is unless Nonnie thinks Beth isnt good enough for her great-grandson, and Beths Ivy League suitor doesnt steal her heart first. Come on inside, where its warm, and the smells of cooking fish permeate the air, and lets have a visit.