Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
PH 30 JAN 1995
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm color negative
View of the chefs and managers of the Wok Inn restaurant, 1209 Forest Avenue, standing near the counter and price board. The "Chinese Fast-Food" restaurant opened in 1981 at Morrill's Corner, and was in business until 2013.
A second Wok Inn was located at 818 Main Street, South Portland (in business from 1989-2012). The restaurants were owned by Lai Ching Lee and Wai Kuen “Ricky” Yue.
Photographed, left-to-right: Yuan Zhao, Ying Chiu, Ricky Yue (owner), Paul Yue, Peter Ng.
Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 30 January 1995
[See Additional Files links (below) for:
An exterior view of the newly-opened Wok Inn, 1209 Forest Avenue, from the Evening Express on 7 August 1981
A complete Wok Inn Menu from 1982]
"Wok Inn, 1995" (1981). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 520.
Portland, Me., North Deering, Morrill's Corner, Forest Avenue, Businesses, Asian community, Menu