Dinner in Camden Maine 2016 – Camden Me Restaurants

Dinner in Camden Maine 2016 – Camden Me Restaurants

An email to a future guest at a Camden Bed and Breakfast: Dear Guests of Camden Maine, There are a lot of great options for dinner in Camden Maine. If you are visiting during the summer, you will need reservations for some of them. If you are coming to Camden in the...
Long Grain Restaurant Camden Maine  ****

Long Grain Restaurant Camden Maine ****

This restaurant is a local favorite. You will need reservation in the summer time. The restaurant is small and few seats. Asian home cooked and street food are served at Long Grain. I recommend this restaurant to vegan and vegetarians. There are nice noodle, rice and...
Elm Street Grill ***

Elm Street Grill ***

Elm Street Grill is a good family restaurant that serves traditional menu items and good pizza. The restaurant is not in the downtown of Camden but near the Ceder Crest Inn on Rt 1. It is not far from the downtown and is a local favorite, the price is right.   There...
Waterfront Restaurant  ***

Waterfront Restaurant ***

The Waterfront Restaurant is a wonderful casual restaurant in downtown Camden Maine. I enjoy sitting on the deck looking for harbor seals while I am at the Waterfront Restaurant. The restaurant is big, a better chance of getting a seat during the high season. The food...
Fresh Restaurant ****

Fresh Restaurant ****

Fresh restaurant has changed its menu for 2016 and it is very eclectic. This restaurant is in very convenient location in Downtown Camden Maine. This used to be my go to place for Vegan and vegetarian options, but their are limited options in 2016. The restaurant is...
Primo Restaurant *****

Primo Restaurant *****

2 S Main St Rockland, ME 04841-3318 (207) 596-0770 Primo Restaurant is a world Class restaurant in a restored victorian house. Many come to the Mid Coast of Maine just to go to Primo.  The food at Primo is very fresh! Gardens and animals are all on the property. A...
Peter Ott’s Restaurant **

Peter Ott’s Restaurant **

Peter Ott’s Restaurant is a nice downtown restaurant. The new location on the dock in Camden offers lovely views of Curtis Island. The schooner Appledore docks right out side the restaurant. The food is casual, views are great. Check out the Menu before you go....
72 Hours in Camden Maine – Spring, Summer Fall

72 Hours in Camden Maine – Spring, Summer Fall

Three Days or More In Camden Maine A One to Three Day (or more) Dear Camden Maine Guests, Thank you for choosing Camden as you destination this Spring and summer. Here are some vacation ideas and what to do in Camden Maine. Itinerary for guests with ideas to enjoy all...
Toboggan Nationals Camden Maine Where to Stay

Toboggan Nationals Camden Maine Where to Stay

Toboggan Nationals Camden Maine Feb 5,6,7, 2016 In this article we’ll give you information on how best to enjoy the Toboggan Nationals in Camden Maine, including suggested eating places, lodging and of course, offer you locally made keepsake jewelry. What are...
Camden Deli ***

Camden Deli ***

37 Main Street Camden 207-236-8343 For the best lobster roll in Camden, go to the Camden Deli. They have home baked deserts, great deli sandwiches, and home made soups and chowder, all served in a comfortable atmosphere with a great view of the harbor. They have...
Francine’s Bistro **

Francine’s Bistro **

Francine’s is a popular little Bistro. You need reservations for this restaurant during the Summer. Make a reservation when you book your room at Windward House, the Innkeeper can make it for you at the time of reservation if you wish. This restaurant is a local...
Restaurants in Camden Maine With Harbor Views

Restaurants in Camden Maine With Harbor Views

There are so many wonderful choices for dining in Camden Maine. While many seasoned travelers have come to expect a plethora of mediocre establishments that tourist activity seems to breed, not so of Camden. For a town of only about five thousand year round...
Maine Winter Hikes

Maine Winter Hikes

Yes, it’s cold. Yes it’s icy. Yes the trail blazes are covered in snow. Yes you still should get out and hike!  Mid Coast Maine has many hiking trails, but most of them are not recommended in the winter because of their slope, ice and snow conditions. The following...
I say Maine Potatoes, Maine food

I say Maine Potatoes, Maine food

The Coast of Maine is all about blueberries and lobster. The interior and northern Maine is a lot different. The interior and northern Maine is about potatoes and lumbering. Maine is almost 2 different states when you drive around and see the plethora of different...
Vegan Homefries

Vegan Homefries

            Ingredients: Vegan Homefries 3 Organic Maine potatoes 2 tblsp Organic Peanut Oil 1tsp of onion powder 1 tsp of Maine sea salt 1 tsp of smoked paprika Method: 1. Cut the potatoes into small equal sized 2 inch pieces 2. Prepare...
Acadia and Bar Harbor for Spring or Easter Break

Acadia and Bar Harbor for Spring or Easter Break

  Acadia and Bar Harbor for Spring or Easter Break, We Did That…. Once A nice trip depending on the weather. We went to Acadia one year, and booked a room at a hotel in Bar Harbor. It was a nice hotel, kind of large, and was dog friendly. It was not right...
Vegan FRESH Toast Maine Maple Sunday

Vegan FRESH Toast Maine Maple Sunday

  Spring time brings many reasons to host a breakfast or brunch. The sun is up earlier and the birds are singing. Whether you are celebrating Mother’s Day, Easter, Maine Maple Sunday or just celebrating the warmth returning, here is a special breakfast...
Where to Get the Best Coffee in Camden Maine

Where to Get the Best Coffee in Camden Maine

As recently reported in the New York Times coffee travel article, the Midcoast of Maine is a haven for those who really enjoy a good cup of coffee.  But where to get the best Coffee in Camden Maine? Three of the independent gourmet coffee roasters mentioned in the...

Clear the Air Expedia, AirBed

The hotels, legitimate Bed and Breakfast, and Inns are all perplexed by Airbnb but I it will not be long before the industry leaders start learning from their experiences to finally clear the Air. Airbnb is nothing more than a troublesome 3rd party agent. 3rd party...
The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine

The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine

The Best Kept Secrets of Camden Maine There aren’t many secrets among the well-traveled pavements of Camden Maine (unlike the fictional Peyton Place, which was filmed there in the 1950s). But here are a few spots that the tourist crowds haven’t fully...
Fall Activities in Camden Maine Touring and Dining

Fall Activities in Camden Maine Touring and Dining

This Weekend is Jam Packed with Great Fall Activities in Camden Maine… Fall Activities in Camden Maine are some of the best of the year. The fall foliage is beginning to show color and each day it gets more brilliant. The next few days features some great events...
What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine

What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine

Camden Maine & the Midcoast for Labor Day Weekend What To Do On Labor Day Weekend 2014 in Maine The summer is winding down. If you’re lucky enough to live or be visiting midcoast Maine for Labor Day weekend check out this post on what to do on Labor Day...
Maine Lobster Festival

Maine Lobster Festival

IT’S COMING….. The Maine Lobster festival is an event that the whole community looks forward to all year long. In the dead of winter, the merits of the festival are seen and discussed. The Lobster Festival organization donates thousands of dollars to the...
2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine

2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine

If You Haven’t Heard Bay Chamber Concerts Has A Really Fantastic Line Up This Summer 2014 Summer Concerts in Rockport Maine One of the most special treasures of the Camden area is the Bay Chamber Concerts. Although they are produced year round the Summer...
Made in Maine Cocktail Recipe Maine Collins

Made in Maine Cocktail Recipe Maine Collins

Kick Back in Camden with a Nice Maine Collins This summer try a made in Maine cocktail recipe Maine Collins. If you’ve opened up your summer place or come for a couple of weeks at your favorite lake, MyCamdenMaine is a great source for food and drink ideas to...
Inn Cooking Classes on the Maine Coast

Inn Cooking Classes on the Maine Coast

It does not matter whether you are a beginner or an expert cook, learning to prepare delicious miracles in a jiffy with a Maine cooking class is fun and rewarding.  The Maine Coast, specifically Camden Maine is becoming a culinary recreational destination for those...
4th of July Camden

4th of July Camden

After communicating with the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, we regrettably announce the Camden Fireworks display will not be offered on July 4th or 5th this year. The fireworks company has confirmed, due to the potential rain, they cannot launch them from...
Mother’s Day in Camden, ME

Mother’s Day in Camden, ME

      Are you coming to Camden during Mother’s Day Weekend? Here are some fun ideas on how to spend Mother’s Day. As a mom, any of these would be fun for me (hint, hint family)! Savage Oaks Wine and Chocolate Extravaganza: Savage Oaks is a...
Wedding Business in Camden Maine

Wedding Business in Camden Maine

  The small town of Camden Maine is praised for it’s unique location, mountain and sea, beautiful harbor, farms, boutique shops and quintessential New England feeling. All of these elements make Camden a wonderful place to host a destination wedding. The...
Maine Coast Farm to Table Trip Ideas

Maine Coast Farm to Table Trip Ideas

Amongst the hills and harbors of the Maine Coast, there are farms. Farms on the Maine Coast have a wide variety of produce. There are beef farms, apple orchards, wineries, flowers, blueberry fields and vegetable farms scattered along the coastline. When you are in...
Camden Hills State Park

Camden Hills State Park

Tips on How to Best Enjoy Camden Hills State Park Camden Maine is all about enjoying the outdoors. What better way to enjoy Midcoast Maine than with a nice hike. The Camden Hills State Park is a fantastic find. While the easy access Auto Road is one of the most...
Sea Kayak Camden Maine

Sea Kayak Camden Maine

Kayak, Paddle the Penobscot Bay – On Your Own or Guided A Great Adventure In Camden Kayaking the Maine coast is the perfect way to see it. From the vantage of the surface of the water, the hidden coves, island estates, precipitous ledges, all the colors and contours...
Sea Salt

Sea Salt

  Maine Sea Salt Company It appears that sea salt has come into vogue. Even the old standby, you know, the salt with the little girl carrying the umbrella? They have 2 kinds of sea salt available at the supermarket. One is from the South Pacific, and the other is...
Pies On Parade Rockland Maine

Pies On Parade Rockland Maine

The Food Pantry and Fuel assistance fundraiser conceived by the Historic Inns of Rockland is very admirable. In the dead of winter these 4 Inns work together to help those in need. Within the last 10 years this event has grown from just a house and food tour to a full...
Maine Coast Leaf Peeping

Maine Coast Leaf Peeping

Touring Camden: Maine Coast Leaf Peeping! If you plan on going Maine Coast leaf peeping this fall you should read this… In trying to determine when the fall foliage will peak in New England there are many factors to consider, as well as resources on the internet...

Tennis Courts in Maine, the Camden Maine Area

 Travel with your own rackets? Here are some tennis courts in Maine you might want to try. The Camden Maine area has 4 easily accessible public courts and 1 that is a short drive away from downtown Camden. The town of Camden has public tennis courts at the Camden Snow...

North of Camden – Castine – Dice Head Light

Dice Head Light was originally built in 1828 at the entrance to Castine Harbor, now decommissioned and owned by the Town of Castine. Accessible by auto, limited parking, nice photo opportunities. Follow US Rt 1 to Orland (about 40 miles from Camden) and turn right...

Rockland – Maine Lighthouse Museum

The Maine Lighthouse Museum is the finest musuem of lighthouse-related material in the U.S. Extensive collection of lenses, lights, fog signals, and lighthouse artifacts. Large collection of photos, logbook, and other lighthouse data. Well-stocked gift store...

South of Camden- Rockport – Indian Island Light

Decommissioned and privately owned since the 1930’s. Original lighthouse station was built in 1850 and rebuilt in 1974. A distant view from shore is possible from the Marine Park in Rockport. From Camden, go South on US Route 1 to the ME route 90 intersection....

Camden – Curtis Island Light

Active light on Curtis Island. The original light station dates from 1836; the present lighthouse and keeper’s house date from the 1800’s. Originally known as Negro Island, the island and lighthouse were renamed Curtis Island in honor of Cyrus H. Curtis...