Open May 11 through Columbus Day weekend, our poolside bar, The Dory offers a one-of-a kind dining experience for guests. Minutes away from downtown, this Kennebunkport restaurant’s laid back atmosphere makes it an appealing gathering spot for family and friends. The menu features 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.
12-8pm for lunch & dinner
Daily Happy Hour, 3-5pm
Live Music by the Pool (7-10pm on Fridays beginning Memorial Day weekend)
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.
The Boathouse Restaurant opens in early May, led by newly appointed Executive Chef John Shaw. A Kennebunk native who spent the past seven years at The Tides Beach Club in Kennebunkport, Shaw has fashioned a new “classic Maine” menu that focuses on fresh seafood with a sprinkling of Asian influences. Some of Shaw’s fan-favorite signature dishes from The Tides will also be featured, such as Seared Shrimp and Scallops with Lobster Fried Rice and Lobster Spring Rolls. The waterfront restaurant, located on the Kennebunk River just steps from Dock Square, features both indoor and outdoor dining areas, creating a spirited social seating and a vibrant bar space. For more information, please call (207) 967-8225 or view the online menus for The Boathouse.
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. Earth’s “farm-to-fork” 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, please call (207) 967-6550 or to make 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 the pan-seared salmon with red quinoa, Maine crab cakes, and lobster rolls served either hot with lemon butter or chilled with garlic aioli. 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.