Category Archives: Southern Maine

Andrew Zimmern says ‘food geeks and barbecue freaks’ should seek out this Maine joint

Celebrity chef Andrew Zimmern, made famous as the host of the globe-trotting Travel Channel show “Bizarre Foods,” was asked this month by the website Made Man to list his favorite 11 barbecue restaurants. Zimmern’s been all over the world testing great — and sometimes not-so-great — food, so his recommendations carry some weight. And among […]

South Portland repair shop could have future as neighborhood pub

The husband-and-wife duo of Julia and Craig Dilger announced plans Thursday to buy an abandoned repair shop in the Knightville section of South Portland and convert the space into a neighborhood brew pub. The Dilgers are working with engineers on a plan to rehabilitate the 15 Ocean St. property, and will begin seeking appropriate city permits […]

New wine bar coming to Ogunquit

A new spot for imbibing while enjoying the sunshine and sea is coming to Ogunquit this spring. Northern Union will offer drinks and food, with a special focus on good wine and food — and hopefully good company too. “We’ll be serving a selection of over 100 wines paired with seasonally inspired, sharable plates,” their website states. […]