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“The best meal ever!”

Academe at The Kennebunk Inn
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Ranked #17 of 70 Restaurants in Kennebunk
Price range: US$30 - US$50
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Grove St.
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!

Thank Summerfun49
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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 fish and chips was so light and delicious, the best he's had. The lobster pot pie was out of this world. We will be making a special trip just to eat here again. Also the Basil Squared drink was awesome!
I cannot wait to return!



Thank All4Vacation2
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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 we had the crab ravioli and spinach ravioli with a side of their roasted cauliflower.......each of the dishes was very good. So our decision to stay put at the Inn was a wise choice.......we look forward to next summer when we will try it all again!

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Thank EdofMaineSoCarolina
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Just went for dinner. Have to agree with everything the previous reviewer, Patricia E, said. Started with a bisque that wasn't bad. The lobster pot pie was a let down. Very similar to the bisque in consistency but not as hot as I would have expected. My wife's crab cake appetizer was the best part of the meal. Nice atmosphere though, good wine list.

Thank Stevet55
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Receptionist was pretty brusque and seemed in a great hurry to get us dealt with. We reserved for dinner and generally were disappointed. Service was lacking and the lobster pot pie which had been so well reviewed was not at all great. The pastry was fabulous, no doubt, but the contents were sparse on the lobster and the sauce very thin and runny and the portion small, we all thought. We left it at that and retired early.

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Thank Patricia E
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