Category Archives: poutine

Happy Hour at the Black Birch, Kittery

Some friends of mine invited me down for happy hour in Kittery at the Black Birch. An hour south of Portland, Kittery is the first town over the border into Maine and is better known for it’s outlet malls. But … Continue reading

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Poutine Files: Duckfat

I have always figured that the poutine at Duckfat would be the standard against which I measured all others. Duckfat’s fries are crispy and delicious and everything I’ve had at this restaurant has been spot on. So I was surprised … Continue reading

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Poutine Files: Little Tap House and Blue Rooster Food Co.

Do you want the good news first or the bad news? I like to end on a happy note, so we’ll have to start, unfortunately, at Little Tap House. My first look at LTH was promising – but the poutine … Continue reading

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Poutine Files: Ruski’s

Here’s the poutine served at Ruski’s. If you’ve been to Ruski’s before, you should know what to expect – brown gravy from a packet, melted mild cheese, crispy from-the-freezer fries. All good! There is a time and place for everything.  But this … Continue reading

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Happy Hour at Hot Suppa! and New Otto Expansion

Hot Suppa! is mostly known for its Southern style brunch, with great biscuits and sausage gravy, crunchy hash browns, grits, and fried green tomatoes. There is frequently a long wait, as this restaurant is small and cozy, with about 35 … Continue reading

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