There Will Always Be An Ogonquit

There Will Always Be An Ogonquit was published by Downeast Magazine on July – 2010 and discusses Everyday Life in Ogunquit. This truly captures the spirit of everyday living year round in Ogunquit Maine.

Article Excerpt

Ask Clark Frasier what it’s like to live in Ogunquit, and the reserve with which the famed restaurateur describes other aspects of his life drops away. “I love it here!” says Frasier, who grew up traveling in Asia and worked in San Francisco before moving to Maine to open Arrows twenty-three years ago. “Ogunquit is a special town. There are glorious beaches, wonderful nooks and harbors. It’s laidback but it has a lot of culture. And there’s a historical mix of people — straight, gay, rich, poor, all religious backgrounds.”

For several minutes Frasier extols Ogunquit’s virtues: openness, the abundance of art, proximity to Boston and New York (where Frasier and his partner drove most recently to accept the James Beard Foundation award for Best Chefs in the Northeast). Then he pauses, settles back in his chair to gaze outside into Arrows’ tenderly kept flower gardens. “I mean, look at this,” he says. “And in my backyard at home I have a rock wall and a stream. What could be better than that?

That sentiment, of Ogunquit as a good, a great, place to live, is echoed all over town — in cafés and bars, the library, on front porches. “Ogunquit is deeply loved by many, many people,” says town manager Tom Fortier.

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