Category Archives: Greater Bangor

Sushi, Bao and Singapore street noodles are highlights on new Oriental Jade menu

Today, Oriental Jade, located on Bangor Mall Boulevard, revealed the first phase of their $1 million renovation, including a new open kitchen and upgraded dining room. The new showcase kitchen, where diners can see the chefs working on their meals, enables a refreshed menu that features a number of Asian noodle dishes, sushi and sashimi. […]

Hollywood Casino to revamp on-site restaurant, renamed Hops House 99, focus on craft beer

Hollywood Casino on Wednesday announced that they would be shutting down the Celebrity Bar & Grill, the restaurant inside the casino, and will be reopening a fully-revamped restaurant dubbed Hops House 99. Taking advantage of Maine’s booming craft beer industry, Hollywood Casino general manager Jose Flores said that in response to the trend, the new […]

Bangor’s new Chick-fil-A set for Nov. 3 opening, with special ‘road trip’ contest set for Nov. 2

The Stillwater Avenue location for Bangor’s new Chick-fil-A — the first Maine outpost of the popular chicken sandwich fast food restaurant — is set to open on Thursday, Nov. 3. Before that, however, owner Todd Schultz has a fun event set to celebrate the business’s grand opening. “Typically, when a new Chick-fil-A opens, they do […]

Massimo’s Pizza Bar in downtown Bangor closing; new restaurant to open next month

The owners of Massimo’s Pizza Bar, the wood-fired pizza and pasta restaurant located at 130 Hammond St. in downtown Bangor, announced on Monday that effective immediately the restaurant is closed, and that they would be selling their business to local restaurateur Bob Cutler. Cutler plans to open a new eatery in that location later this year. Massimo and […]