Winter Bistro: Camden’s Coziest New Restaurant

Wineries in MaineWe’re excited to announce that as of November 1st, that the Camden Harbour Inn will add an alternative dining option to the already award-winning Natalie’s restaurant. The inn now offers bistro-style dining for the winter season, Natalie’s Winter Bistro. The bistro will be a casual approach to dining but maintaining the same approach to farm to table seasonal ingredients. (more…)

An Unforgettable Thanksgiving in Maine

little girl picking out pumpkinLooking for something out of the ordinary to do this Thanksgiving weekend? A Thanksgiving in Maine can be a special, unforgettable experience for you, your family and friends. Make Camden, the ‘Jewel of Maine Coast,’ your destination, and have a Thanksgiving weekend like no other where the mountains meet the sea.

Plan a lavish weekend at the Camden Harbour Inn. On Thanksgiving Day, gather for dinner at the Inn’s award-winning restaurant, Natalie’s, a culinary destination and experience of and in itself any time. Natalie’s is an exclusive Maine restaurant with regional and national renown. Thanksgiving dinner at Natalie’s will be all the more special. There’s no prepping, cooking or cleaning, only rest and relaxation and an exceptional Thanksgiving Day celebration. (more…)

The 5 Best Restaurants in Camden, Maine

Red wine glassesChoosing the 5 best Camden, Maine restaurants is no easy task, and like any ‘best of’ list, certainly open to debate. Foodies and aficionados alike may take umbrage, but one thing that all can agree on—no experience in Camden, Maine would be complete without an evening of fine dining, and you will not be disappointed in any of these local favorites. (more…)

Summer’s Best Happy Hour Spots

happy hour placesWhether the first day of a long-planned holiday or the end of a long week of work, finding great happy hour places is a fun way to drink, mingle, and relax. Happy hour is a ritual that friends and neighbors, visitors and vacationers, enjoy year round, and summertime can be especially inviting. Sitting on a patio overlooking the harbor, a lakeside veranda up in the mountains, a quaint street side café, or hanging at your favorite local, Maine offers some of the best happy hour spots in the country. The following short list will not disappoint. They are some of the best happy hour places to visit in your travels through Vacationland! (more…)

Maine’s Best Lobster Roll: 2018 Edition

best maine lobster rollThe challenge in finding the best Maine lobster rolls is less a quest and more a happy tap dance to food trucks, lobster shacks, and some of the best restaurants anywhere to sample the most delicious lobster in the world. Whether heading ‘upta camp’ or ‘goin’ down east way,’ Maine and lobster are synonymous. More lobster is caught in Maine than anywhere else in the country. There’s nary a restaurant menu without it. Quite arguably, it’s the defining cuisine of the Pine Tree State (along with the wild blueberry and the Aroostook County potato). Lobster is big business—hundreds of millions of dollars worth—and a way of life. In the spirit of healthy competition, subjective as it is, it also provides us with our annual search for the best Maine lobster rolls, summer 2018 edition. You will enjoy the visiting at any of the following 5 establishments … and the lobster even more! (more…)