Hannaford’s Groceries: Located on Rt 1 in Machias, Hannaford’s offers a complete range of food options, for even the most discerning among us. Local tip: if you want lobster, but don’t want to cook it yourself, Hannaford’s deli area allows you to pick your own – and will then cook it for you onsite. And if you’re in a rush to shop, get home and make, say, lobster mac and cheese that night, they also have lobster meat for sale by the pound – cooked, shelled and ready to go.  

Whole Life Natural Foods: Located in the center of Machias, Whole Life offers what Outpost or Whole Foods do in other towns – great organic food, with a local touch.

Bella Terra: An organic farm and gift store in East Machias, Bella Terra offers farm fresh eggs and in-season produce.

The French Cellar: A sophisticated shop, the French Cellar offers a wide selction of wine, delicious cheeses and craft beers, along with events like wine tastings.