Bar Harbor

Town Hill Bistro

At the end of Crooked Road, across from the firehouse and near the general store, there’s a house that dates back to the late 1800s. It was home to the town surveyor, a school teacher, and a family who ran … Continue reading

Mache Bistro

It’s early May in Bar Harbor and the restaurants, bars, and shops are just starting to open for the season. As I explore the area and talk with the innkeepers, bartenders, and shop owners, they praise Mache Bistro for its … Continue reading

Jack Perkins

Posted on February 26, 2013 By Joe Hebert Jack and Mary Jo Perkins left Los Angeles for Bar Harbor at the height of his Emmy-winning career. There, they found a new home in the form of their cabin, affectionately called Moosewood. … Continue reading

Mache Bistro

French technique and international flavors come together and prove that breaking the rules can yield some very delicious results. It is safe to say that, for most people, the word “bistro” conjures images of small Parisian cafes complete with servers … Continue reading

Taste of Bar Harbor 2012

My courageous battle with Dessert Night at the Taste of Bar Harbor 2012. In only its second year of existence, the Taste of Bar Harbor festival has already come quite a long way. Organized by the Chamber of Commerce, it … Continue reading