Three Restaurants Renee Will Miss After Leaving Central Maine
There is a lot I am going to miss about the Kennebec Valley area, but I have grown very fond of three local restaurants…and now I have to find new favorites in Florida. Central Maine has a bunch of great places to eat, but over time I have discovered, I have three I kept gravitating to on a regular basis.
So much to like here for me. LLB has excellent food and can easily make meals that are vegetarian and vegan. It is so easy for me to get to since it is in Downtown Augusta. But it is the people, Ehrin and Jay Simanski, who have become family to me. So I will miss the food…but I will miss seeing them on a regular basis even more.
I like pizza, and I am not much of a pizza snob, but I was hooked the first time I had a slice of Wander Pizza. Wander has great cheese pizza and lots of unique combinations. But Wander Pizza does something that not a lot of pizza places do, and that is they have their quality pizzas available by the slice! I don't have to get a whole pizza! They have a punch card to earn a free slice now and then.
I was sad to hear that Sweet Chilli Thai was closing on June 26th. The food is excellent, and I always enjoy it when planes are taking off from the airport. I am like Pad Thai with tofu, and they made a good one. The good news is they are reopening as Pinto, a Thai takeout restaurant, and a select Asian Market on State Street in Augusta. Pinto plans to open in the fall.
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