Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bar Snacks at The Grill Room

The Grill Room, one of three “Rooms” owned and operated by Chef Harding Lee Smith, used to be one of my favorite restaurants in Portland. I found its casual environment versatile for many occasions, and the food was always good.  But after … Continue reading

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BBF Travels: Peaks Island and Washington D.C.

I visited Peaks Island on Labor Day for the Shipyard Summer Ender Bender, which wasn’t so much of a bender, but rather a pedal around the island, a picnic lunch, and a swim from a stone beach.  I dreamed of … Continue reading

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The Ramp, Kennebunkport

This month’s O-Rama series, collaborative reviews on a theme from your local Portland area food bloggers, is out-of-town restaurants. I spent the weekend at Kennebunk beach with my parents, so my boyfriend A., the local, took us to a scenic … Continue reading

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Schulte + Herr Breakfast

This little tiny German restaurant on Cumberland Ave. has gotten a lot of love. And for good reason – the coffee is strong, the staff is friendly, and the food is delicious, simple, and filling.  While there may be many … Continue reading

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