Coronavirus and Woodman’s Restaurant

Maureen Woodman of Woodman’s of Essex talks about Coronavirus and its impact on Woodman’s restaurant. Woodman’s has a long history of challenging events that it has weathered in the last 100 years. Maureen talks about the new take-out-only rules, delivery options, and the impact of Coronavirus on catering and events, as well as plans for […]

The Difference Between Pit-Style and Pot-Style Clambakes

People have been holding clambakes on sandy American beaches for over 2,000 years, and Woodman’s has been catering these events for over a century, since 1914. While the traditional option is a pit-style clambake, we offer pot-style bakes, which are just as delicious, a lot more convenient, and can be made almost anywhere. What Is […]

Top 12 Places to Visit in New England

New England is favorite vacation destination for many travelers. The area offers beautiful beaches for summer fun, gorgeous color changes during the fall, exciting winter sports opportunities, and blooming flowers and festivals during the spring. But with so many fun things to do, choosing where to go in New England can be challenging. For a […]

Top 10 Catering Tips for Small Parties

Whether you’re planning an office party, wedding, or holiday bash, catering is a must.  Here are the top 10 tips to help you handle catering for small parties so you can start planning your next get-together without worrying about the food. 1. Plan Your Guest List Generally, “small events” include anything under 100 people. An […]

Uber Eats and the History of Food Delivery (Podcast)

Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex talks about Uber Eats and the history of food delivery and its growing popularity in recent years thanks to the internet boom. John Maher: Hi, I’m John Maher. I’m here today with Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex, a restaurant and catering company in Essex, Massachusetts. And today, we’re […]

Catering Tips: How to Host a Clambake on a Budget

Clambakes are a unique way to bring everyone together over a meal. Guests can enjoy the flavors of the sea alongside favorites such as corn, mussels, potatoes, and of course, lots of butter. The following catering tips will show you how to enjoy a favorite New England tradition without spending a fortune. What to Expect […]

Changes on the Essex Causeway (Podcast)

Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex talks about restaurants and the changes on the Essex Causeway over the last 45 years. From restaurants to shops, she discusses how the Essex Causeway has evolved and what the future may hold. John Maher: Hi, I’m John Maher, I’m here today with Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex, […]

Woodman’s Restaurant Daily Specials (Podcast)

Maureen Woodman’s talks about daily specials at Woodman’s, how they incorporated them into the summer menu for the first time this past year, and about some of the new specials that really took off, as well as the future of daily specials on the Woodman’s menu. John Maher: I’m John Maher. I’m here today with […]

Corporate Lunches and Drop-Off Catering (Podcast)

Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex discusses the history of corporate lunches, and the increasing interest in corporate drop-off catering. John Maher: Hi, I’m John Maher. I’m here today with Maureen Woodman from Woodman’s of Essex, a restaurant and catering company in Essex, Massachusetts. Today we’re talking about corporate lunches and drop-off catering. Welcome, Maureen. […]

Packing and Shipping Lobsters and Seafood

Woodman’s offers its amazing seafood and lobsters to customers across all 50 states. Bonnie Scatterday, from Woodman’s of Essex, discusses how they ship fresh seafood. Listen or read more to find out how to place an order that is guaranteed fresh. John Maher: Hi. I’m John Maher and I’m here today with Bonnie Scatterday from […]