Plates


Popcorn

choice of: butter + salt, Chef's choice, or truffle


French Fries

twice cooked French fries served with ketchup


chicken TENDERS

boneless tenders tossed in your choice of buffalo, BBQ, or moxy sauce


Spinach & Artichoke Dip

creamy, cheesy, melty spinach + artichoke dip with fried corn chips


Roasted Brussels Sprouts

pan roasted Brussels sprouts and bacon, glazed with maple syrup, stout beer + grain mustard


BBQ CHICKEN FLATBREAD

pulled BBQ chicken, Monterey jack cheese, pickled pepper relish, chipotle sauce.


PORK CARNITAS TACOS

three carnitas tacos, flour tortillas, roasted tomato salsa, onions, cilantro, cotija cheese


S&D Burger

blended burger patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, S&D sauce on a sesame seed bun served with fries


Bacon Cheeseburger

bacon, blended burger patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, S&D sauce on a sesame seed bun served with fries


Bacon Onion Jam Grilled Cheese

American & cheddar cheeses between butter toasted white bread slices with house made bacon onion jam, served with fries


Late night noodz

ramen noodles, mixed stir fry vegetables, stir fry sauce, topped with a fried egg


Chocolate Pots de Crème

A cup of rich, dense, silky chocolate mousse


New items and specials will keep our menu changing.
Please understand if an option on this sample menu is no longer available.
We will be sure to have other tasty items to enjoy​.

Drinks



New england mule

local Gunpowder rye, bourbon, apple brandy, local Ricker Hill apple butter, simple, lime, apple slices


Evergreen g+t

gin, pine syrup, lemon, spruce bitters, tonic, spruce tip


A Tale of two trees

white rum, pear liqueur, Sardinian vermouth, sweet vermouth, sugar, sage, sage + citrus spritz, dehydrated apple slice


Baklava tiki

spiced rum, walnut liqueur, allspice dram, honey syrup, lemon, fig + dehydrated lime


Gram’s Gin Fizz

gin, sloe gin, lemon, house made cranberry sauce syrup, egg white, cream



CAFE CUBANO MARTINI

vodka, coffee liqueur, house made cinnamon + molasses syrup, espresso


Rivendell

oak barrel aged gin, classic gin, house grapefruit shrub, rose bubbles, local honey, lemon, bitters, citrus + sage spritz, lime wheel


Frosty’s inferno

tequila, triple sec, chipotle syrup, lemon and lime, tajin


Smokey and The Bandit

rye, tequila, dry curacao, Montenegro amaro, smoked maple syrup, orange bitters, baking spice bitters, bonfire spritz, cherry


Negroni

gin, Campari, sweet vermouth, cherry liqueur, orange slice


Corpse reviver no.2

gin, Lillet Blanc, triple sec, lemon, absinthe rinse


Blueberry spice

house made blueberry liqueur, simple, + fernet


coffee + cigarettes

mezcal + coffee liqueur


Water moccasin

whiskey, peach liqueur, lemon, + staff sass


Ward three

rye whiskey, bourbon, lemon and orange juice, grenadine



Old Fashioned

bourbon, rye, demerara, bitters, orange peel, cherry


Sidecar

brandy, orange liqueur, lemon, orange twist


Martini

local Bimini gin, dry vermouth, lemon twist


Daiquiri

traditional style daiquiri. house blend of white rums, simple, lime


Whiskey Highball

Wild Turkey 101 whiskey, club soda, lemon twist


The Flip

Plantation Pineapple dark rum, cream, sugar, egg, nutmeg


Manhattan

local New England Distilling Gunpowder rye, sweet vermouth, fig syrup, bitters, cherry


Mai Tai

white rum, orange curacao, lime, orgeat, dark rum float


This is but a small sampling of what the team has in store for you and your friends.
Come enjoy the bar and be sure to ask what we have made in the punch bowl.

Place


Sonder & Dram pays respect to the past and looks to the future as a modern neighborhood bar in downtown Lewiston. Combining elevated fresh New American cuisine, inventive cocktails, local beer, and everything you want in a memorable bar experience. Serving tasty food and drinks! Please join our fantastic team in the basement of the historic McGillicuddy building in downtown Lewiston Maine.

 

Sonder & Dram is primarily a bar and with that comes certain protocol: We encourage patrons to be at least 21 years of age with a valid identification after 7pm. We do not accept reservations. For private parties, please contact us via phone or email. Our kitchen is small and therefore the menu is subject to change and driven by freshness, availability, and demand. Bring your friends and desire to have fun. Never leave home without a great attitude. In return for your awesomeness, we will provide all the energy, hard work, and creativity we have got in order to deliver an over-the-top experience. Enjoy!

Team


The Drinks– The Sonder team of bartenders continues to rock the L+A scene with innovative and palate pleasing cocktails. Building on the amazing world of classic cocktails and blending the culinary and mixology worlds has made our bar shine in the Maine cocktail scene. It is the true understanding of balance and the importance of flavor profiles, Maine culture and Maine products, and creation that has become what we call Maine Mixology. Come experience their passions that drive the Sonder bar program.

The Food– Michael Gosselin.  A Lewiston native, Michael became passionate about food at a young age.  After graduating as a Lewiston Blue Devil, he went on to study at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. After returning to Maine, he worked steadily in local area restaurants for over a decade, where he helped open two restaurants and manage two kitchens as Chef.  An innate desire to host and feed people has fueled his passion for food and hospitality throughout his career. Michael has always been proud to be from L+A and his Franco-American heritage has influenced his philosophies on life and cuisine. Come see Michael and his incredible protégé Brandan Barr, as they create amazing food from our small but effectual 9×10 kitchen.

The Place– Great Falls Development Group: Peter Flanders, Jon Mercier, and Rick Roy. With help from the industry knowledge that their new partners bring to the table, GFDG transformed this basement location of Sonder & Dram into something exciting and new. To build something magnificent requires the work of many hands. It is more than the sum of its parts. A craving for new restaurants and dining experiences pushed the members of GFDG to get involved in the exciting future of cuisine and entertainment in downtown Lewiston. Sonder & Dram is a culmination of determination, enthusiasm, and high hopes for L+A.

sonder

(noun)

the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that continues invisibly around you like an anthill sprawling deep underground, with elaborate passageways to thousands of other lives that you’ll never know existed, in which you might appear only once, as an extra sipping whiskey in the background, as a blur of traffic passing on the highway, as a lighted window at dusk.

dram

(noun)

a small drink of whisky or other spirits.
a small portion of something to drink

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