Damian Sansonetti and Ilma Lopez, who also own Piccolo, have a smash hit on their hands with their second Portland restaurant, Chaval. The menu includes French, Spanish, and Italian influences, an affordable wine list, an excellent cocktail program, and Lopez’s heavenly desserts. Brunch is one of the hottest tickets in town, and in warm weather the outdoor patio is the place to be on the West End.
There’s a casual, appealing bohemian vibe that has made Local 188 a perennially popular gathering spot for drinks, dinner, and brunch. The menu’s roots are in Latin… Read more »
Portland’s only French bistro has settled into their charming space in the Old Port that feels très chic at all hours of the day. Come for coffee,… Read more »