More Than Just Dinner’s on the Docket at Maine Restaurant Week 2011

PORTLAND, Maine — Restaurants across the state are gearing up for the third annual Maine Restaurant Week, taking place March 1-12. Restaurants around Maine will participate in the event by featuring special three-course dinners ranging in price from $20-$40. Some restaurants will also offer three-course prix-fixe lunches from $15.

Restaurant Week celebrates the vibrancy and richness of Maine’s culinary traditions while giving restaurants a much-needed boost during the slowest time of the year.

More than seventy restaurants are already registered for the March 2011 Maine Restaurant Week, from Eliot to Bangor to Rockland. A list of participating restaurants and featured menus is available on

Kicking off Maine Restaurant Week is The Signature Event™, on Monday February 28 at the Masonic Temple in Portland.

Joe’s Boat House and Salt Water Grill...

The owners of the Salt Water Grill and Joe’s Boathouse have generously offered their support to Long Creek Youth Development Center during this holiday season.

Every year Long Creek provides the residents with the opportunity to enjoy a holiday meal with their family. This is one of the most important events of the year for the residents at Long Creek Youth Development Center.  Holiday dinners provide a critical opportunity for residents and theirs family to share a meal together and promote healthy relationships which is an essential component to successful community reintegration. 

Joe’s Boat House and Salt Water Grill are coming into the facility on Sunday, November 28th to assemble enough lasagnas to feed approximately 500 people. Five dinners will be held within the first three weeks of December.