A mainstay in Bridgton since 2008, Beth Doonan’s friendly café is popular spot for locals to grab their first cup of coffee in the morning, perhaps picking up a warm cinnamon bun to go with it. Those who have time to sit down can indulge in signature breakfast dishes such as duck hash or coconut French toast. The lunch menu lists creative sandwiches, salads, and pizzas, as well as hearty entrée specials like meatloaf and beef stew. Doonan also offers a large assortment of baked goods, including gluten free options.
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