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Archer’s on the Pier – Seafood on the Water

Archer’s on the Pier is located at 58 Ocean Street on the water in Rockland Harbor. This is chef/owner Lynn Archer’s second restaurant in town the first being the Brass Compass Café.  It is a casual local seafood eatery that offers awesome views of the Rockland Breakwater, harbor and several […]

 

Rustica Cucina Italiana

Rustica Cucina Italiana or Rustica as the locals have shortened it to pretty much since it opened in 2006.  This is definitely a local favorite as evident by the restaurant being awarded the “Best of the Best” from the community for Italian food for the past 8 years. Chef/Owner John […]

 

Kayaking and Stand Up Paddling (SUP) in Midcoast Maine

Rockland has been named one of the Top Adventure towns in Maine by National Geographic for several years because of the diversity of outdoor activities that are offered in this area.  The opportunities to kayak or stand up paddle on the ocean or a lake for both the novice to […]

 

Rockland: The Culinary Capital of Midcoast Maine

In 2012, The Daily Meal named Rockland, Maine as one of its top 9 best foodie towns in the US. Their criteria is a town has to have a population less than 300k,  an abundance of local fresh ingredients, a passion for cooking, a density of dining options and a […]

 

Café Miranda – Not the Food of Cowards!

This small eclectic bistro has called Rockland, Maine home for almost 25 years and was one of the first restaurants to open at the beginning of Rockland’s renaissance to the foodie Mecca in Maine that it is today.  Chef owner, Kerry Altiero, is self-taught and credits his Italian and Polish […]

 

Can you get fresh Maine Lobster all year round?

The answer is a resounding yes!! Lobster is caught all year round off the coast of Maine and available at restaurants throughout Midcoast Maine and the Rockland/Camden area.   The number of restaurants that serve lobster will significantly differ between the warm summer months and the quieter time of year.  So […]

 

Why choose Rockland Maine for your vacation?

Why choose the Berry Manor Inn and the coast of Maine for your hard-earned vacation? Rockland Maine isn’t just one of the coolest small towns in America but also one of the country’s top small “foodie” towns and the top adventure town in Maine also. Whether you are visiting the […]