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"Claw Down" SOLD OUT

Date: September 19, 2012 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Photo Credit: Ted Axelrod
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Event Description

SOLD OUT!!!

Join local restaurants as their chefs vie for an award winning "Lobster Bite" in a blind judging competition with industry renowned judges including:
 

  • Meredith Goad, Portland Press Herald food writer "Soup to Nuts" column
  • Dane Somers, Executive Director of the Maine Lobster Promotion Council
  • Kelly Patrick Farrin, 2010 Maine Lobster Chef of the Year, Sous Chef at Primo's restaurant, Rockland.

Co-Hosts:

  • 94.9 WHOM Classic Hits & Today's Favorites! on-air evening host Mike Rovin will join Lynn Archer, (a.k.a. The Queen of Clubs), owner of the Brass Compass Cafe, Archer's on the Pier, Rockland, Maine and winner of the "Lobster Dekkah" challenge on the Food Network Show: Throwdown with Bobby Flay to co-host the First Annual Boothbay Harbor Region Claw Down.

People's Choice Award - Cast your vote for your favorite "Lobster Bite."  All participants will check-in at the registration table to receive their People's Choice ballot for voting on the best lobster bite.

Sample Lobster Bites from our participating restaurants and enjoy wines from Central Distributors and M.S. Walker.

Participating Restaurants:

The Boathouse Bistro & Tapas Bar - 207.633.0400
12 The By-Way, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.theboathousebistro.com

Boothbay Harbor Inn - Windows on the Harbor Restaurant - 207.633.6302
31 Atlantic Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.boothbayharborinn.com

Boothbay Lobster Wharf - 207.633.4900
97 Atlantic Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.boothbaylobsterwharf.com


Brown's Wharf - 207.633.5440
121 Atlantic Avenue, PO Box 460, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538  
www.brownswharfinn.com 
 


Davis Island Grill - 207.687.2190
Sheepscot Harbour Village, 318 Eddy Road, Edgecomb, ME 04556
www.davisislandgrill.com

Fisherman's Wharf Inn & Lounge on Pier 6 - 207-633-5090  
22 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538  
www.fishermanswharfinn.com

 

McSeagull's Restaurant - 207.633.5900
14 Wharf Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.mcseagullsonline.com

Newagen Seaside Inn – 207.633.5242

Route 27 South, Southport, ME 04576

www.newagenseasideinn.com

 

Oliver's at Cozy Harbor - 207.633.8888
36 Cozy Harbor Road, Southport, ME 04576
http://www.facebook.com/OliversCozyHarbor

Ports of Italy - 207.633.1101
47 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.portsofitaly.com


Robinson's Wharf & Tugs Pub - 207.633.3830
20 Hendricks Hill Rd, Southport, ME 04576
http://robinsons-wharf.com

Rocktide Inn & Restaurant - 207.633.4455
35 Atlantic Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.rocktideinn.com

The Lobster Dock - 207.633.7120
49 Atlantic Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.thelobsterdock.com

The Thistle Inn – 207.633.3541
55 Oak Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.thethistleinn.com


TugBoat Inn ~ Restaurant & Marina - 207.633.4434
80 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.tugboatinn.com


The World is Mine Oyster - 207.633.6616
16 Wharf Street, Pier 1, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
www.mineoyster.net


Under Currach Tavern - 207.633.6344
93 Townsend Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
http://www.facebook.com/UnderCurrach



Participating Sponsors:

  Central Distributors:     http://www.centraldistributors.com
  
M.S. Walker, Inc: http://www.mswalker.com/

Maine Lobster Promotion Council: http://www.lobsterfrommaine.com

  94.9 WHOM Classic HIts & Today's Favorites! : http://www.whom949.com 

US Foods: www.usfoods.com

Opera House at Boothbay Harbor - http://www.boothbayoperahouse.com

Marshall Tent & Event Rental - http://marshalltentandevent.com

Boothbay Region Greenhouses: boothbaygreenhouses.com

Claw Down Logo Design: James Taliana http://www.boothbayartists.org/artists.html

Restaurant Week Photo Credit: Ted Axelrod Photography: axelrodphotography.com      

"I Lobster Maine"




 




  

  



Event Location The Opera House at Boothbay Harbor
Date/Time Information Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Contact Information
Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce
Fees/Admission
Tickets are $35.00 per person.

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