The Dory — Casual Restaurant in Kennebunkport, ME
Open mid-May through Columbus Day weekend, The Lodge on the Cove offers a one-of-a kind dining experience for guests at our poolside bar, The Dory. Minutes away from downtown Kennebunkport, The Dory’s laid back atmosphere makes it an appealing gathering spot for family and friends. The menu features build-your-own burgers, homemade milkshakes and fun sides like sweet potato tater tots. Creative cocktails, Happy Hour specials, and live local music draw the adults while ping pong, lawn games and retro ice cream bars keep the kids occupied nearby.
THE DORY MENUS
THE DORY HOURS
Wednesday through Sunday: Open 11-9pm; Happy Hour 3-6pm
You don’t have to travel far to find the best restaurants in Kennebunkport. Don’t miss these world-class dining options:
The Burleigh – Kennebunkport’s hottest new restaurant – features a menu of the freshest Maine seafood and American fare served in a fun and inviting space. Signature dishes include blue cheese Maine mussels, garlic shrimp, bourbon roasted half chicken, and bacon-creamed corn. With its lively bar, spacious outdoor deck and cozy fireplace, The Burleigh is one of Kennebunkport’s premier nightspots, drawing in diners seeking creative cocktails, live music, and a social, energetic vibe. Both the culinary experience and décor honor the Inn’s history and maritime heritage. Learn more about The Burleigh, or call 207-967-2621 for reservations.
David’s KPT is acclaimed chef and restaurateur David Turin’s newest 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 David’s KPT menus or call 207-967-8225 for more information. Note: David’s KPT does not accept reservations.
Aptly named, Ocean is located within the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, Kennebunkport’s beautiful oceanfront inn, with panoramic windows offering 180 degree views of the Atlantic. Ocean is the ideal 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 Ocean’s menu online.
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. Executive Chef Justin Walker has created a “farm-to-fork” menu 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, please call (207) 967-6550 or to make a an online dinner reservation at Earth at Hidden Pond.
Just steps away from Goose Rocks Beach, The Tides Beach Club enjoys a vibrant social scene served up in a coastal chic atmosphere. Local seafood is the focal point of the menu with native Maine classics getting top billing. Stop in to try a Maine Lobster Roll served 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. Or slide up to the bar to partake in specialty cocktails infused with fresh juices, fruits and herbs, New England artisanal beers and an extensive wine list. For more information or to make a reservation at (207) 967-3757 or view the online menus for The Tides Beach Club.