Press release

Sarah Heald retiring from Sarah’s Cafe

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 8:45am

    Sarah's Cafe, a cherished culinary establishment in Wiscasset, proudly celebrates the remarkable 43 years of its esteemed founder, Sarah Heald, as she announces her upcoming retirement.

    Sarah started cooking at the age of 15 at the Osprey in its first year of operation at Robinhood Marina in her hometown of Georgetown. The journey from that spot to the current location 43 years later included raising two sons, running a catering business, delivery pizza business, sit-down dining Boothbay Harbor dockside, mentoring countless co-workers and creating a legacy of Sarah's Cafe as an extended family. Many regular customers have counted on Sarah's special warmth for many years.

    As Sarah Heald prepares for a well-deserved retirement, Sarah's Cafe invites customers to redeem their gift cards during the month of June. This provides a final opportunity to savor the delightful flavors created by Sarah Heald and experience the warm ambiance she has cultivated.

    Sarah Heald expresses her deepest gratitude to the loyal customers, dedicated staff members, and the entire Wiscasset community for their unwavering support throughout her illustrious career. She leaves behind a legacy of exceptional service and memorable dining experiences.

    While Sarah Heald's retirement marks the end of an era, the spirit of Sarah's Cafe will live on. The cafe will continue to operate under regular business hours, preserving its signature dishes, freshly brewed coffee and welcoming atmosphere.

    Join Sarah's Cafe in celebrating Sarah Heald's incredible contributions to Wiscasset's culinary scene as she embarks on a new chapter in her life. Sarah's will be open until June 24. Sarah's is closed on Tuesdays, open daily from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Sundays until 5 p.m. This Saturday, June 10, Sarah's will be closing at 3 for school events.