Despite its small size and no-frills appearance, the Clam Shack in Kennebunkport has won national acclaim for its hand-shredded lobster rolls and batter-fried clams. Located on the bridge, the shack is considered a landmark of Kennebunkport and features window counter service with outdoor benches overlooking the water.
This seafood restaurant overlooks the Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge and Tidal Marsh and has served this area of Maine since 1979. It has a menu that includes cocktails like the Ultimate Margarita and pomegranate martini, not to mention the food items which include bacon wrapped scallops and lobster stew.
Alisson's has served Kennebunkport customers for over 30 years from its location in Dock Square. The menu is full of seafood and regional fare, as well as a steak, salads and pasta and people can dine here year-round for lunch and dinner.
Changing Tide Restaurant A fine dining experience of superb quality. Tranquil, romantic setting. Chef James Brown creates innovative menus, infusing traditional Maine favorites with modern concepts.
Located on Dock Square in Kennebunkport, the Hurricane Restaurant boasts a menu consisting predominantly of seafood, but also serving poultry, salads and desserts. A full wine list is also available.
Located at the Breakwater Inn, Stripers Restaurant provides waterside dining fro April until September. Fresh seafood dishes are prepared, including a range of carpaccio choices, as well as shellfish, lobster and fish. Reservations are accepted.
Mabel's Lobster Claw Restaurant
Mabel's is a neighborhood eatery that has been operating in Kennebunkport for over 50 years and is something of a local institution. The restaurant is situated along the scenic Ocean Avenue and offers up a bevy of fresh seafood options, including shore dinners of lobster and steamed clams, creamy chowders, fresh mussels and lobster rolls, as well as homemade berry pies, muffins and desserts.