Tejai Lee opened Chew 62 in Dover-Foxcroft about a year and a half ago.

The restaurant is at 44 North Street. And for those who haven’t been, take a look.

Courtesy Chew 62
Courtesy Chew 62
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But that was only step one for the 24-year-old.

Next, he will launch his second business in Dover-Foxcroft, TAP 62, The Lounge at 920 W Main St.,

Here is what to expect at the lounge. local craft and classic beers on tap, upscale cocktails, boozy shakes, appetizers, decadent desserts & milkshakes, and more

This isn’t a typical bar, this is an inviting lounge with comfortable leather seating and coffee tables, warm lighting, and a separate room with a sectional for larger parties; it will be the perfect place for a night-cap or a late-night sugar fix.

Courtesy Chew 62
Courtesy Chew 62

Tap 62, The Lounge will open this Friday, July 1Drinks and dessert in Dover.

And then on Tuesday, July 5celebrate a grand opening between 5 and 7 pm with the Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce holding a ribbon-cutting at 6 p.m.

Chamber Director Denise Beuzzeli says

The locals are so excited for the opening of TAP 62. It will provide another amazing option in Dover-Foxcroft, it has great vibes; calm and classy, even intimate – unique to the area.

Tejai laughed when asked about being only 24 and whether this was a lifelong dream.

Of course. And I went to school for something completely different. I’m not an office guy. But now, I’m living the dream.

Tejai is a positive person believing in being true to himself and treating people with love and respect. Just the kind of guy we all hope is successful for a long time.

And when asked about the significance of 62 in the names Chew 62 and now Tap 62, The Lounge he refers to a Bible verse that talks about treating people well and being positive.

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