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Insider’s Guide to the Maine Coast – Part 1 of 3: Best Food in Maine

Insiders Guide to the Maine Coast Primos Restaurant

There are so many reasons to visit Rockland, Maine, in addition to our relaxing and luxurious Maine B&B. If you’d like some inspiration for your next getaway, here’s Part 1 of of our Insider’s Guide to the Maine Coast – Best of Food. Read on for some recommendations and information […]

 

What and Where to Eat in Maine for a Foodie

Merriam Webster Dictionary’s definition of foodie:  a person having an avid interest in the latest food fads Now, I’m in no position to disagree with Merriam Webster Dictionary, but let’s consider the possibility that the term “foodie” has evolved. I propose that a “foodie” can be described as one who […]

 

5 Best Restaurants in Rockland for Special Occasions

Romantic Dinner at one of the best restaurants in Rockland

Staying at our Rockland, Maine bed and breakfast and searching for the right place for a romantic dinner? Looking for the perfect spot for a proposal? Here are the best restaurants in Rockland to celebrate your special occasion. 1. Primo For a truly special and unique dining experience, Primo is […]

 

Primo Restaurant – A Full Circle Kitchen in Rockland Maine

The Rockland/Camden area of Midcoast Maine is definitely recognized as one of the top two “foodie” Meccas for Maine with the Portland being the other. In any discussion about the best restaurants in the Rockland/Camden area or in the entire state of Maine you have to mention Primo Restaurant and […]

 

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 […]

 

Conte’s – Adventure Dining at its Best

In today’s world it says a lot about a restaurant if it can stay in business for over twenty years with the same owner.  It says even more about that restaurant if in all of that time it has NEVER advertised, is CASH ONLY (no credit cards), has NO PHONE […]

 

Suzuki’s Sushi Bar

419 Main Street 207-596-7447 Reservations Strongly Recommended Located at 419   Main Street in downtown Rockland, Suzuki’s Sushi Bar is considered by many sushi aficionados to be best sushi restaurants in Maine, as even the most self-proclaimed die hard sushi snobs are always impressed with the fresh local fare offered. […]

 

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 […]