Less than 10 miles from Maine's largest city, Scarborough is a coastal haven with an interesting mix of metropolitan hubbub and wild marshlands. You'll find a variety of restaurants, many with sweeping ocean views, that offer classic New England seafood dishes. Clam chowder, along with entrees of crusted Atlantic cod and lobster rolls, is a flavorful staple. Fish tacos are another regional favorite that you'll find on many menus. If you're hankering for a little surf 'n' turf, steamed lobster tails and filet mignon make a practically irresistible pairing. You'll also find a variety of cafes with hearty breakfast offerings and nostalgic dinners.