Sonny’s Restaurant, Portland, Maine

Sonny’s Restaurant, Portland, Maine – Visit June 29, 2015 Unexplained noises, that creepy feeling of being watched and bowls and dishes crashing to the floor while the shelf remains intact… welcome to Sonny’s, where things really do go bump in the night. Built just after the great fire in 1866, the building originally housed Portland…

Jameson Tavern, Freeport, Maine

Jameson Tavern, Freeport, Maine – Visit June 29, 2015 I loves me a restaurant that owns its ghosts and Jameson Tavern is one such honorable establishment. Two centuries after her tragic death in a fire, the spirit of a playful tyke named Emily scampers about the tavern throwing mustard bottles, causing pots and pans to…

Bull Feeney’s, Portland, Maine

Bull Feeney’s, Portland, Maine – Visit June 29, 2015 I could extol the virtues of the Irish Pub for hours…especially the haunted ones. Bull Feeney’s is one of those comfortable, old-style pubs that serves great food and honest beverage to locals and tourists alike. The menu includes traditional Irish fare like potato-leek soup, shepherd’s pie…

Country Tavern Restaurant, Nashua, New Hampshire

Visit to Country Tavern Restaurant – June 2, 2015 Centuries after her own tragic death, the spirit of a despondent young mother continues to wander in search for her brutally slain infant… meet Elizabeth Ford, Grande dame of Country Tavern. The restaurant was originally built as a farmhouse in 1741 by an English sea captain…

Brew Master’s Tavern, Williamsburg, Massachusetts

Visit to Brew Master’s Tavern – April 20, 2015 On a rainy Saturday morning in 1874, the Williamsburg reservoir burst through its dam, launching 600 million gallons of water down the Mill River valley towards Northampton and ultimately into the Connecticut River. En route, factories, farms and homes of five villages were scoured from their…

Tavern On Main, Chepachet, Rhode Island

Visit to Tavern on Main – October 3, 2014 Patrons are in spirited company at Tavern on Main where specters haunt booth and bar and tales of ghostly mischief are plentiful. Built in the early 1700s, the former Stage Coach Tavern has seen a lot of history and not all peaceful. The building isn’t fancy,…

The White House Inn, Wilmington, Vermont

Visit to The White House Inn – June 9, 2014 Built in 1915 as a summer home by lumber baron Martin Brown, this Victorian-style mansion has been a country inn since 1965. The architectural detail is stunning and includes large elegant rooms, lots of fireplaces and a hidden staircase behind one of the built-in china…

Champney’s Restaurant & Tavern, Deerfield, Massachusetts

Visit to Champney’s Restaurant & Tavern at the Deerfield Inn – May 20, 2014 Champney’s Restaurant & Tavern, located in the beautiful and historic Deerfield Inn, is an inviting place reminiscent of more elegant times. Built in 1884, there are said to be at least three spirits roaming the premises. First is Cora Carlisle, a…