David’s KPT is acclaimed chef and restaurateur David Turin’s Kennebunkport venture. With 96 seats, David’s KPT is located on the ground level of The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel and is open year round. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer beautiful views of the harbor and Kennebunk River, and diners can seasonally enjoy a spacious wrap around deck with additional seating for al fresco dining. David’s KPT features beautifully presented, inventive comfort food with a creative twist. Guests can also savor the sea’s bounty at the new raw bar. View menus for David’s KPT or call 207-967-8225 for more information. David’s KPT does not accept reservations.
The Burleigh at the Kennebunkport Inn
The Burleigh – the hottest new restaurant in Kennebunkport – features a menu of the freshest Maine seafood served alongside classic American fare in a warm, inviting space. Signature dishes include blue cheese Maine mussels, bourbon roasted half chicken, garlic shrimp, and bacon-creamed corn. A diverse wine list, creative cocktails and live entertainment ensure an lively night out with a casual, fun vibe. Happy Hour is available daily, as is outdoor dining on the patio and sun deck in summer months. Secure dinner reservations by calling 207-967-2621.
Ocean at the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort
Aptly named, Ocean is located within the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, Kennebunkport’s elegant oceanfront inn, with panoramic windows offering 180 degree views of the Atlantic. Ocean is the perfect venue to enjoy a memorable meal or cocktails and bites at the bar. Chef Pierre Gignac’s menu features ocean inspired fine cuisine, beautifully presented and enhanced by the fresh sea air and stunning scenery. Call 207-967-4015 for reservations or questions, or view the menus for Ocean here.
The Tides Beach Club
Given its enviable location steps away from Goose Rocks Beach, The Tides Beach Club bustles with a vibrant social scene while exuding a coastal chic ambiance. Local seafood is the focal point of the menu with native Maine classics getting top billing such as a Maine Lobster Roll two ways with drawn butter or herbed mayo, Crispy Fried Clams with house tartar or Marinated Grilled Tuna with house-made kimchee, soba noodles, nori, pickled ginger and wasabi. The bar menu features specialty cocktails infused with fresh juices, fruits and herbs, New England artisanal beers and an extensive wine list. For more information or to reserve a table, call (207) 967-3757 or make an online reservation for The Tides Beach Club.
Earth at Hidden Pond
Located within the luxury resort Hidden Pond, the cuisine at Earth takes advantage of the bounty of the property’s 800 square-foot organic farm, where herbs, flowers, and heirloom vegetables are picked daily. Earth’s menu is comprised of house-made pastas, cheeses, breads, charcuterie and desserts and locally sourced meats and seafood. Craft cocktails are prepared using ingredients from the garden, and a diverse wine menu compliments the exceptional experience. For more information or to make a reservation please call (207) 967-6550 or book an online reservation.
Minutes away from Dock Square at The Lodge on the Cove, The Dory offers a laid back atmosphere perfect to gather with family and friends. The menu features build-your-own burgers, homemade milkshakes and clever sides such as sweet potato tater tots. Creative cocktails, daily Happy Hour and live local music make it a great spot for adults while ping pong, lawn games and retro ice cream bars keep the kids happy. Tucked away from the Port’s hustle and bustle in a cute, coveside setting, it’s the perfect spot for a relaxing time! Call 207-967-3993 for more info or view The Dory’s online menu.