Top reasons to visit Maine:
- Lobster Roll
Before the trip even started, I have already compiled my list of Top-Five Lobster Shack. I was most determined to go to Five Island Lobster Co. because I read that the place — perched on the edge of Sheepscot Bay, with no indoor seating, is the quintessential lobster shack. As I read through reviews, I started imagining myself, in a cozy sweater, eating a 3lb lobster while overlooking the bay and watching the sun sets. Ah, perfect… that was, until I discovered that Five Island Lobster opens May 11.
I was CRUSHED. While some may argue that “a lobster is a lobster, they all taste good,” I believe that there are “good lobster” and “just lobster.” In my quest for an authentic Maine-lobster-experience (and a place that is open), I landed in Barnacle Billy’s in Ogunquit. Continue reading