An article on Marcy's Breakfast and Lunch, a rickety wood-paneled room on the co
An article on Marcy's Breakfast and Lunch, a rickety wood-paneled room on the corner of Oak and Free streets in Portland. Co-owner Marcy Litman sold the restaurant to employees Kevin and Heather Smith a few months ago, wanting to maintain continuity. In the past 50 years, the diner has also been Your Host, Lou's, and Mike's. Kevin chops 350 pounds of potatoes a week. Kevin, Heather, Marcy, and waitresses Michaelene "Mikey" and Joely describe what it is that keeps them working at Marcy's--atmosphere, absurdity, and each day being something to write a novel about. Marcy, and now Kevin and Heather, like to hire staff from the regulars who frequent the diner.
Restaurants Portland, Restaurateurs, Litman, Marcy, Smith, Heather, Smith, Kevin
Okonak, Thea, "An article on Marcy's Breakfast and Lunch, a rickety wood-paneled room on the co" (2002). Maine News Index – Salt. 330.