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Academe at The Kennebunk Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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OUR SIGNATURE DISH‎
$21.50
Lobster Pot Pie
Academe exclusive, seen on the food network’s “best thing i ever ate” & travel channel’s “food paradise,” w/ poached lobster including, tail, knuckle & claw meat, peas corn, potatoes & shanna’s hand rolled puff pastry
FOUNDATION COURSES: APPETIZERS‎
$8.00
Nachos
House made tomato salsa, mediterranean olives, cheddar jack cheese served w/ side of sour cream & salsa
$10.00
Roasted Vegetable Quesadilla
Whole-wheat flour tortilla w/ tomato, eggplant, yellow squash, zucchini, sautéed onions, & goat cheese
$11.00
Prince Edward Island Mussels
Steamed in white wine w/ fresh rosemary, lemon juice, roasted garlic & butter
$23.00
Mini Sampler
Two mini cheeseburgers, two mini pulled pork buns, one mini lobster roll & a crudités shot w/ blue cheese dressing
HOT & COLD TOPICS: SOUP AND SALADS‎
Cup $6.00
Bowl $8.50
Ginger Butternut Squash Soup
Roasted butternut squash soup, pureed smooth & garnished w/ sage cream
$8.50
Blue Cheese Salad
Chilled iceberg lettuce, smoked applewood bacon & croutons
$9.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine‎ lettuce, shaved parmigiano-reggiano, croutons, & lemon, garlic, & anchovy dressing
$9.50
The Kennebunk Inn Salad
House specialty hand torn mixed greens w/ dried cranberries, roasted pistachios, goat cheese & cider vinaigrette
$14.00
Shrimp Louie Salad
Three cold poached jumbo shrimp on iceberg wedge w/ hardboiled egg, cucumbers, olives, pickled shallots, chopped tomatoes & our house russian dressing
SHORT COURSES: SANDWICHES & BURGERS‎
$14.00
Half-Pound Black Angus Hamburger
Comes w/ lettuce, tomato, onion & pickle spear on toasted brioche bun.
$11.00
Cilantro Lime Chicken Club
Grilled chicken breast w/ lettuce, tomatoes, bacon, cilantro lime sauce & seven grain bread
$15.00
Organic Atlantic Salmon Panini
Broiled salmon w/ roasted tomato & horseradish goat cheese, spinach, & bacon
$11.50
BBQ Pulled Pork
Slow braised pork, shredded & topped w/ cole slaw on toasted brioche roll
$11.50
Pepper Mill Smoked Turkey Wrap
Smoked turkey w/ havarti cheese, biscuit & challah bread stuffing & cranberry relish
$9.00
BLT Sandwich
Applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise on toasted ciabatta bread
$26
Traditional Maine Lobster Roll
Fresh picked maine lobster including tail, knuckle & claw meat in toasted hot dog bun. Choose either mayonnaise dressed lobster or butter drawn on the side
$12.00
Haddock Sandwich
Fried haddock fish sandwich on toasted brioche roll w/ lettuce & tomato served w/ side of tartar sauce.
$11.00
Triple Burger Panini
Three‎ mini burgers topped w/ american cheese, sautéed onions, thousand island dressing & sauerkraut
Our sandwiches are served w/ your choice of cole slaw, ranch house fried potato chips, French fries, beer battered onion rings, or a little of both rings & fries
MINORS: THIN GRILLED PIZZAS‎
$27.00
Lobster White Pizza
As featured on the “o” list in oprah magazine w/ fresh lobster, spinach, roasted tomatoes, herb infused cream & havarti, drizzled w/ truffle oil
$14.50
Steak ‘N Cheese Pizza
Shaved steak, mashed potatoes, sautéed onions, mozzarella & vanilla port reduction
$10.50
Margherita Pizza
Classic cheese pizza w/ tomato sauce, mozzarella, & basil
$Market
Pizza of the Week
So many good combinations we wanted to keep you guessing. Ask your server for our weekly specials & price
PRICE RANGE
US$30 - US$50
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Our waitress, Grace, who had been serving a relatively short time was fabulous. It was her first time serving a table of six. We asked for 3 separate checks and she managed to get the bills right. The others felt their meals were really good....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CapePorpoise
Reviewed 9 November 2018

While staying at the Inn we had several dinners which were prepared wonderfully and with great presentation. The staff is great and personable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JohnColo
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Last night my friends and I attended the "Ghost Dinner" at Kennebunk Inn's Academe Restaurant. The menu sounded enticing, but we were also looking forward to the program: a presentation by Vicki Monroe, Psychic/Spirit Medium. First, the food. Our salads were fresh, but the dressing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 19 September 2018

There were 21 of us. Everyone's meal was cooked to perfection. The lobster pot pie as a starter was out of this world!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Amy P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Went for dinner... Lobster Pot pie was good but the lobster Lo'Maine was better, the pork belly in it was amazing! Great service throughout the night. Good Kids menu and the S'mores for dessert were amazing!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank trausch24
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Stayed at the Kennybunk Inn for our 50th wedding anniversary. Didn't have reservations at the restaurant but they seated us anyway. I must say, the lobster pot pie was all they advertised! It was amazing. My husband had fish and chips that was equally delish!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank joyceftalbot
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I am completely addicted to the lobster lo mein. It is fabulous. Served cold but amazing. Service is always good

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Tasha D
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This was the best meal I have ever eaten! From the drinks right down to the dessert. I will be back as soon as possible! The lobster pot pie is so good! You will have to come back again and again!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Summerfun49
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Lobster Pot Pie was soooooo good, I have not been able to stop thinking about it. Everything about this restaurant was perfect, starting with the greeting from the hostess when we walked in the door until we left. My husband said his meal of...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank All4Vacation2
Reviewed 28 August 2017

After enjoying drinks and friendship at the bar, and smelling the dishes coming out of the kitchen, we decided to have dinner..........great idea!!! The Mediterranean stew as a starter had a delicious broth and was full of shrimp, scallop and lobster....it was wonderful! For entrees...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank EdofMaineSoCarolina
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