Nestled in the heart of Milford's historic district, "The Governer" emerges not just as a dining destination but also as an ode to the rich tapestry of local culinary traditions and contemporary innovations. I recently had the pleasure of dining at this establishment, and here's my take on the experience.
Ambiance and Setting
The first impression is lasting, and "The Governer" surely understands that. With a beautiful blend of rustic charm and modern flair, the interiors evoke a sense of nostalgia while still being distinctly current. The decor reflects Milford's historic essence, making it not just a place to dine, but to soak in the local milieu.
The Culinary Expedition
"The Governer" promises a gastronomic journey, and it certainly delivers. The menu, though concise, is a well-curated selection of dishes, each showcasing fresh, local ingredients.
Their signature dish, the Smoked Lamb French Dip, was a revelation. Cooked to perfection, the succulence of the lamb with Garlic Sauce, Salsa Verde. Fried Onions. Cuban Bun is a delightful medley of flavors and textures. A special mention must be made of their wine selection. Handpicked and extensive, it complements the food, enhancing the overall dining experience.
Service Beyond Par
A great meal is as much about the service as it is about the food. The staff at "The Governer" was attentive without being intrusive, ensuring that we felt valued throughout our meal. Their knowledge of the menu and wine pairings added depth to our dining experience.
A Few Parting Words
"The Governer" is more than just a restaurant; it's a reflection of Milford's spirit and passion. It embodies the town's love for good food, rich history, and warm hospitality. Whether you're a local or a traveler passing through, this establishment promises a dining experience that lingers in memory long after the last bite.