Kennebunkport restaurants

Celebrating Thanksgiving at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

The idea of celebrating Thanksgiving at a Maine bed and breakfast might seem like an unconventional idea to some, but for many it’s a favorite tradition. Whether visiting family in the Southern Maine area, or exploring a beautiful destination for a culinary adventure, or just enjoying a special and relaxing getaway without having to slave over Thanksgiving dinner, many reasons bring visitors to Kennebunkport Maine at Thanksgiving. In fact, our family visited Kennebunkport for the first time for a Thanksgiving getaway! Our family… Read More

Top 10 Things About Summer in Kennebunkport Maine

There might have been a few showers on Saturday morning, but this weekend was pretty close to perfect here in Kennebunkport. The showers cleared up any humidity and the evening sunsets have be stellar. Plus with sunset still around 8:30 pm, there is so much daylight to enjoy the Maine Coast and the charm of Dock Square. But after sitting on the porch this afternoon with a refreshing glass of iced tea and watching the horse-drawn carriage roll by, I got thinking about… Read More

5 Best Spots for Lobster in Kennebunkport Maine

When most people think of Maine, they think of lobster and blueberry pie – both things that can be found all around Kennebunkport! The blueberry season isn’t here quite yet, but it’s always lobster season in Maine! And just like there are many ways to enjoy lobster, there are many great spots to find it. Best of all, you can hit each of our favorites while exploring the Maine Coast! Whether you’re looking for fine dining restaurants or hole-in-the-wall digs, Kennebunkport’s dining… Read More

A Cinco De Mayo Celebration on the Maine Coast

The fifth of May might have been a little drizzly and cool, but inside area restaurants, things were heating up for Cinco de May0! While Kennebunkport, Maine might only be home to one phenomenal Mexican restaurant, eateries all over town were inspired by our southern neighbor for specials and inventive drinks on Friday night. Although my personal favorite way to start off Cinco de Mayo is with a festive breakfast like huevos rancheros, it turns out that not everyone is as much of a fan of… Read More

Enjoy Luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day on the Maine Coast

I might still have trouble remembering to write “2017”, but St. Patrick’s Day is upon us and there’s not better place on the Maine Coast to enjoy a little Irish luck than in Kennebunkport! And celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in New England doesn’t have to mean hitting the parade route in South Boston or just cooking up corned beef and cabbage at home – there are plenty of fantastic Irish pubs just waiting for a celebration! A few years ago, a fantastic… Read More

Celebrating Superbowl Sunday in Kennebunkport

The last time the New England Patriots fought their way to the Superbowl, Monday morning brought lots of long faces, but not this year! Superbowl Sunday brought lots of excitement (and, of course, delicious food!) and amazement at the Patriots’ incredible comeback, and Kennebunkport ME was no exception! But no discussion of the Superbowl would be complete without a discussion about where everyone tuned in for the big game. No matter which teams are playing, Federal Jack’s BrewPub is sure to gather a big crowd to… Read More

5 Perfect Lobster Dinners in Kennebunkport Maine

Summertime in Maine to me means ice cream, blueberry pie, and, of course, lobster dinner, and Kennebunkport is no exception! The plethora of excellent restaurants in town means that you’ll enjoy lots of delicious meals, and I can’t think of a single spot where you can’t get some kind of lobster at dinnertime. But that perfect lobster dinner you’re dreaming of this summer doesn’t come just anywhere! So here are 5 restaurants where you can get a perfect lobster dinner this summer: About… Read More

5 Best Places for a Lobster Roll in Kennebunkport Maine

When most people think of Maine, they think of lobster and blueberries – both things that can be found all around Kennebunkport Maine! And since it isn’t quite blueberry picking season, that means that this post is about… lobster! Of course, there are many, many ways to prepare prepare lobster, but one of the most popular ways is with a delicious lobster roll. Plus, you can enjoy a lobster roll while exploring the Maine Coast. Kennebunkport is home to incredible fine dining… Read More

Happy Cinco De Mayo from Kennebunkport!

Today was a little rainy and chilly, and unlike the warm weather characteristic of Mexico, but Cinco de Mayo was certainly heating things up in Kennebunkport! Fortunately, Kennebunkport Maine is home to an amazing Mexican restaurant that is perfect for any celebration on May 5 – or any time you’re hankering for a killer margarita or some spicy fish tacos. We like to start off Cinco de Mayo with a traditional breakfast like breakfast burritos or huevos rancheros, but this year dietary restrictions… Read More

Spring Restaurant Openings in Kennebunkport Maine!

Spring has arrived in Kennebunkport Maine, and with it comes the re-opening of the restaurants that operate seasonally. While most are open year round, there are a few that don’t have adequate heating systems to support patrons during the colder months, so their springtime openings really mean that spring is here and summer is well on its way! Over the past few weeks, some favorites have opened their doors, and others are coming very soon! A tried and true favorite, Mabel’s Lobster… Read More

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