Leaving Maine: Scales Restaurant

After enjoying some outstanding craft beer, it was time for one last meal before going to the airport to catch my flight home. It was all about the fabulous seafood and lobster in this town, so I made sure to try Scales for my final lobster fix. An Uber dropped me off at the spacious…

Best Burgers: The Highroller Lobster Co.

It was my last day in Portland, Maine and I was so glad that I booked a later flight because I was enjoying the food scene that much! I made my way to The Highroller Lobster Co. for lunch. Established in 2015 as a food cart, the seafood joint serves lobster rolls and other lobster…

A Thai Dinner at Boda

Memorial Day in Portland, Maine started off with a yummy breakfast and a fun boat tour. Now it was time to head out once again to grab dinner for my final night. I was in the mood for Thai and decided to check out Boda. Inspired by Thai street food, the restaurants offers unique tapas,…

Lunch at Duckfat

After a gorgeous tour of Casco Bay, it was time for lunch. I headed to Duckfat located on Middle Street near my hotel. The independently and locally owned sandwich shop is known for their Belgian-style fries, signature paninis, and decadent milkshakes. The place is small and there was a long wait, but I was immediately…

The Casco Bay Tour with Ribbit Adventures

One of the highlights during my long weekend in Portland, Maine was a fantastic tour of beautiful Casco Bay with Ribbit Adventures. There were a few boat tours to choose from, but Ribbit Adventures offers a unique vantage point of the sights while aboard a small Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RIB). It looked like so…

Breakfast at Tandem Coffee + Bakery

It was my third day in Portland, Maine and a much easier morning since I actually went to bed before 5am. For breakfast I went to Tandem Coffee + Bakery, another spot featured in Bon Appetit’s article. When I arrived, there was a line out the door. It was a gorgeous sunny day and I…

Dinner at The Honey Paw

For my first night in Portland I indulged in a unique Mediterranean tasting menu. For my second night, I decided to try The Honey Paw for dinner. Brought to you by the same owners of Eventide Oyster Co. and located next door, the bright communal space with warm welcoming decor offers creative Asian-inspired noodles and…

Incredible Lobster Rolls from Bite Into Maine

After an unexpected super late night, I barely made it to breakfast during my second day in Portland. I didn’t want to pass up the opportunity to check out Hot Suppa though. The cozy Southern restaurant is one of the hottest spots for comfort food favorites and hearty breakfast dishes. After a 30-minute wait or…