Alana Dao

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Alana Dao is a writer and restaurant professional. Her writing has covered everything from Jell-o jigglers to the migrant blueberry workers in Downeast Maine. Originally from Texas, she currently lives in Portland, Maine with her family and tuxedo cat Bok Choy.

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PME Review

Leeward

Leeward is a great Italian restaurant in the Arts District.

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PME Review

Crispy Gai

Come to Crispy Gai in downtown Portland for a group dinner filled with fried chicken.

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PME Review

BLVL

Belleville is a great bakery at the top of Munjoy Hill serving pizza and pastries.

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PME Review

Norimoto Bakery

Come to Norimoto Bakery in Deering Center for a light breakfast or lunch of onigiri and pastries.

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PME Guide

Where To Eat & Stay In Portland, ME

The best places to eat. Plus, where to stay.

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PME Guide

Portland, Maine Restaurants Reopened For Outdoor Dining

A running list of the reopened Portland, Maine restaurants where you can eat and drink outside.

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PME Review

Onggi

Onggi is a specialty fermentation shop and food counter in East Bayside that has a lot of Korean snacks and baked goods.