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Bakery Blahs

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by pitap 9 days ago

Anyone have a favourite bakery that has stopped living up to its name? A favourite pastry that just isn't the same anymore?

Quick Portland report

Joanie
by Joanie 8 months ago

Took a drive up from Boston a couple weeks ago starting with lunch at Jitto's in Hampton (or Portsmouth, right on Rt. 1). Have passed this place 100 times and glad we finally stopped in, split a sm...

Best Place for a Lobster Roll?

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by NShewmaker 5 months ago

Hi All, I will be heading to Boston next week and then down to Portland, Maine for a couple days. Looking for the best place to get a lobster roll in Portland. Full disclosure: I have never h...

Summertime in Portland Maine

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Just wanted to make sure you knew it wasn't some Yankee opinion on BBQ that I was sharing! What else are you liking in Portland this summer? Continued from: https://www.chowhound.com/post/n...

Noble Barbecue in Portland ME

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

One of my friends from the barbecue world is eating his way through Portland right now and called out Noble Barbecue. He recommended BBQ goat pitas Pastrami Reuben Grilled corn bread Brisket C...

Fore Street - still good?

UnConundrum
by UnConundrum 7 months ago

We're heading North on our annual trip in a couple weeks and I'm debating whether Fore Street is still worth a reservation. Last year, while there was nothing wrong with our meal, it just didn't s...

Fresh wide rice noodles?

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by silsurf 11 months ago

Anyone know if I can find fresh wide rice noodles in the Portland, ME area for sale? I have used the Nona Lim ones purchased at Whole Foods in another state, but not sure if I have seen them in Mai...

Portland Trip

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by Owtahear 1 year ago

Need some reccs. Spending 5 nights/days in Portland. Expect to dine at Eventide, Scales, Fore Street, Miyake (Omakase already reserved) but was wondering if anyone or has anyone done Tasting menu ...

The Holy Donut: Best Donuts in Portland, Maine

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by Thebest12345 1 year ago

in portland, there is a very lively and bustling community with restaurants, art, and more. among these, the holy donut has the nicest atmosphere and food. some really exotic flavors are potato, le...

Any favorite dishes at the following restaurants in Portland, ME?

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by guttube 4 years ago

Hello Portland CHs, we're visiting your lovely city for three days. Below is our itinerary. After ogling sample menus online, I thought I'd ask if there is anything that should not be missed or is ...

Gluten Free in Kennebunkport

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by Kelly Migliaccio 1 year ago

My husband and I are going to drive from Connecticut to Maine after Labor Day for a three night stay. I'm looking for restaurants in Kennebunkport that have gluten free options as I have celiac di...

Portland, Maine "Restaurant City of the Year": Bon Appetit!

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

Those of us who have visited or live in Portland, Maine know there is an emerging and thriving restaurant scene here. From your local fish shack to Fore Street, it is exciting and often delicious. ...

Family friendly in Bar Harbor and Saco/Kennebunk/Portland area

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by nab71 1 year ago

Looking for recommendations for family-friendly, reasonably priced restaurants in both Bar Harbor and the Saco/Kennebunkport/Portland vicinity. We are a group of 8 (four adults, four kids) so anywh...

Portland Maine

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by catciao 1 year ago

Hi All! I would love some insight regarding a birthday dinner in Portland. I'll be Downeast visiting old friends at the end of August-I used to live there-and have decided to stop in Portland for t...

ME (including Portland, ME) with larger group including kids

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by daveinmd 1 year ago

We will be travelling from Boston up to Acadia National Park for 5 days, stopping for one night in Portland, ME in a few weeks with 6 adults and 3 kids ages 5-9, and wanted to get restaurant recomm...

Portland decent bar with TV's

Joanie
by Joanie 2 years ago

Hi all, will be in town during the NFL playoffs and would like some options that aren't full on sports bars. This would be a Sun., both for the afternoon AFC game but esp. for the evening NFC game....

Where to buy Amaro and Vermouth in Portland, ME

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by meggan 2 years ago

Does anyone know of a store with a good selection of amaros and vermouths in the Portland, ME area?

Union Portland Restaurant

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by masha 2 years ago

I would appreciate any comments that others have on the Union Portland restaurant in the Press Hotel. I just booked dinner there for next week based on what appeared to be a strong menu and good r...

Local restaurants near airport

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by evand 2 years ago

I'm looking for local restaurants recommendations around the Portland airport for a quick bite or sit down meal when we drive down to pick up incoming visitors. We usually end up at one of the cha...

Hugo's sister b-day

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by westernmaine 3 years ago

So over the years we have hit many over the years.... Fore St. many times, 555 , Grace (meh) and many others other cocktails flowed and memories and food flood mind more than restaurant names. Sist...