CNN Travel listed Hero's in Bangor as one of the '101 Best Sports Bars in the U.S.' They gave every state a representative watering hole but Maine had two! They also listed Binga's Stadium (amazing wings) in Portland!

CNN says they found each state's bar by: 'survey[ing] local media "best of" praise. Then we solicited recommendations from local correspondents, bloggers and sports fans. Then we adopted an "at least one bar from every state" rule to ensure regional variety. Finally, we incorporated our own extensive experience.'

They said of Hero's: 'If you’ve got any time left after suggesting the mile-long name of this place to your buddies, bring ’em on down for all of the flat screens, free popcorn and florescent-lit sports drinking you can handle. Pats, Sox, Celts, Bruins and, of course, U. Maine Black Bear games dominate the screens.'  Riveting...