Can’t-Miss Places: Camden & Rockport

Although we’ve spent most of our time living in St. George and Rockland, we’re so lucky to have such great places in surrounding towns! Here are some places to check out in Camden and Rockport.

Bleecker & Greer

The “gourmet-est” food shop around! From fresh-baked bread and pastries to choice meats and fully made meals, they have provisions for every occasion (even if it’s just a weeknight dinner).

Fresh Off the Farm

This organic Maine grocery store on Route 1 in Rockport has been providing the area with fresh produce year-round since 1987! From fresh berries in the summer to homemade wreaths for the holiday season, you’ll find something wonderful every time you visit.

Ports of Italy

For any fan of authentic Italian food! Located in Rockport, all pasta is homemade and their desserts are not to be missed.

Graffam Bros. Maine Seafood Market

Voted as the 2023 Small Business of the Year by the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, Graffam Bros. provides the freshest catch you can get without getting wet! They even have recipes on their website if you need some inspiration.

Trapt Escape Rooms

Can you beat the clock? Perfect for groups of friends or office events, Trapt offers unique and challenging escape rooms! Each room has a different theme and difficulty level, so there’s a perfect puzzle room for your group!

Waterfront Restaurant

With stunning views of Camden harbor, and some of the best clam chowder the Midcoast has to offer, the Waterfront is a can’t-miss stop! A Camden stable for over 45 years, all of their seafood is caught fresh by local fisherman (many of whom you may see traveling through the harbor while you’re dining).

French & Brawn Market Place

This iconic market right in downtown Camden has everything from fresh brewed coffee to lobster steamed to order! Serving the area for 150 years, they are known for quality grocery items and renowned customer service.

Camden Deli

Whether you need picnic provisions or a quick lunch before heading back to the office, the Camden Deli has been serving great food since 1985. They even have a rooftop deck overlooking the Harbor Falls and Camden Harbor.

The Jack

Your local neighborhood bar with scratch-made street food and indoor bocce lanes! They also offer trivia on Thursday nights.

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