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Cambridge Coffee Bar and Bakehouse - South Portland, ME

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"Opening Soon" according to the sign, in the old Freaky Bean spot on Broadway. Anyone have information on this endeavor?

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  1. I've got no details, but am THRILLED to hear this news. A friend also mentioned a yoga studio is "coming soon" in that plaza - I may never leave!

    On another note, anyone know when the expansion at JP Thornton's there is going to be ready? I've eaten there a few times and have been pleasantly surprised at the value for the money. It's not great cuisine, but it's totally solid and relatively affordable - a nice combination.

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    1. re: sopobungalow

      The newly expanded Thornton's Bar and Grill has opened as of last Friday. Looks to be a pretty soft opening of the new space as part of it looks unfurnished, creating a sort of awkward impression. Upon entering, I thought just the new bar was open as the entire seating area in use was hidden behind a pretty tall half wall. In front of the bar is a large empty space that I assume is not yet furnished. I don't know. I don't really have an impression of the new space as I didn't stay to eat there. The menu has not changed and I had been hoping to see some new additions. Such a small, never-changing menu gets challenging when you go there very regularly.

      Plenty busy for a Monday night, for sure!

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