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Lewiston

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Lewiston [1] is a city in Androscoggin County, in the central Maine region of Maine.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

  • Maine Turnpike (Interstate 95), Exit 80.

By bus[edit]

  • Greyhound, 44 Oak St., Phone: +1 207-782-0311, [2].

By air[edit]

  • Portland International Jetport, in Portland. A number of shuttle companies serve Lewiston, including Excalibur D&P Associates, +1 207-878-6757 and Maine Limousine Service, +1 207-883-0222 or +1 800-646-0068.
  • Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport (LEW), 80 Airport Drive, Auburn, 207-786-0631, [3].

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Bates College, 23 Campus Av., Ph: +1 207-786-6000, [4]. Museum of Arts and Olin Arts center may provide some diversions.
  • Franco-American Heritage Center, 46 Cedar Street, Admin: 207-783-1585, Box Office: +1 207-689-2000, (Fax: +1 207-689-2355). Performing arts and museum in old St. Mary's church.

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Great Falls Balloon Festival, Simard-Payne Memorial Park, [5]. Annual hot air balloon festival; one of the largest tourist draws to the area. Normally the 3rd weekend in August. Events take place in Lewiston and the neighboring city of Auburn as well.  edit

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Fish Bones, 70 Lincoln Street, 207-333-3663. Seafood.
  • Fuel, 49 Lisbon Street, +1 207-333-3835, [6]. 5 PM - 9 PM. Fuel is a modern French Bistro located in downtown Lewiston, Maine.  edit\
  • Governor’s Restaurant & Bakery, 1185 Lisbon Street, 207-753-0173. Family place. Oh my, try the pie.
  • Mother India, 114 Lisbon Street, +1 207-333-6777, [7].
  • Patrick's Deli, 89 Lincoln St., +1 207-783-2111. Delicious soups, sandwiches, and burritos. Award-winning chowder. Closed Sundays and at 6 on Saturdays.
  • Thai Jarearn Express, 65 College Street, 207-786-3653. Authentic Thai food.
  • Golden City Chinese food. 20 east avenue +1 207-777-7037. World famous chinese food to eat in or take out. Very authentic
  • Sam's Italian Foods, 268 Main St, (207) 782-9145.
  • Davini's Eatery, 150 Mill Street, +1 207-782-2088. in the old Bates Mill, great lasagna and bread, Brick oven. North Italian cuisine.  edit

Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Barnie's Bar and Grill.  edit

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Motel 6, 516 Pleasant Street, +1 207 782-6558, Fax: +1 207 783-5270, [8].
  • Armand's Orchard Side Inn, 16 Pinewoods Rd., Tel: +1 207-221-6361, [9].
  • Ramada Conference Center Lewiston/Auburn, 409 Pleasant St., Tel: +1 207-784-2331, [10].
  • Super 8 Motel Lewiston/Auburn, 1440 Lisbon Street, Tel: 207-784-8882, [11].
  • Ware Street Inn, 52 Ware St., Tel: +1 877-783-8171, [12]. Within walking distance to Bates campus. CAUTION:BEDBUGS
  • Maine Motel & Cabins, 1101 Maine Street, +1 207-784-7925, [13]. They have motel room, but the cabins are so cozy, bring a fan for the summer. Great place if you're taking in the Moxie Festival. Nice young couple run it.  edit

Get out[edit]

Routes through Lewiston
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