Lobster Roll Trail of the Kennebunks
“Who serves the best lobster roll?” That depends on how you like it ... mixed with mayo or just butter? Straight-up or mixed with secret spices? Served on a hot dog roll or sandwich bun? The Kennebunk-Kennebunkport-Arundel Chamber of Commerce has compiled this handy guide in response to this popular question so you can decide yourself! Happy trails!
1. Duffy’s Tavern & Grill
4 Main St., Kennebunk • (207) 985-0050
Maine lobster lightly dressed in an herb mayonnaise served on a buttered roll with a cup of New England clam chowder.
2. Academe at The Kennebunk Inn
45 Main St., Kennebunk • (207) 985-3351
Juicy, fresh lobster meat is mixed lightly with mayonnaise and served atop a
buttery, toasted roll. Award-winning taste.
3. Sebago Brewing Company
65 Portland Road, Kennebunk • (207) 985-9855
6 ounces of Maine lobster, mayo, celery, leaf lettuce, grilled Italian roll.
4. Bennett’s Sandwich Shop
200 Sea Road, Kennebunk • (207) 967-5401
Fresh Maine lobby knuckles and claws prepared your way on oversized hotdog OR over a half-pound on signature sub.
5. Pearl Kennebunk
27 Western Ave., Kennebunk • (207) 204-0860
Cool lobster salad with fresh knuckle, claw, tail meat and mayonnaise in a warm, butter-toasted bun.
6. The White Barn Bistro
37 Beach Ave., Kennebunk • (207) 967-2321
Kennebunkport Lobster Roll-Choice of melted butter or Asian mayonnaise and french fries.
7. H.B. Provisions
15 Western Ave., Kennebunk • (207) 967-5762
Knuckle and claw lobster meat with a bit of mayo, caramelized buttered bulky roll, green leaf lettuce, slice of tomato.
8. Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub
8 Western Ave., Kennebunk • (207) 967-4322
Delicious Maine lobster on a toasted New England-style bun, with french fries and pickle spear.
9. The Pilot House
4 Western Ave., Kennebunk
Simple and fresh. Lobster meat and mayo served cold in a warm, butter toasted split-top bun.
10. The Spirit Restaurant
4 Western Ave., Kennebunk•
Fresh-shucked lobster meat tossed lightly with mayo and piled high in a butter grilled New England-style bun.
11. Ports of Italy
4 Western Ave., Kennebunk • (207) 204-0365
Lobster roll is made with fresh local lobster, touch of mayo, tarragon, chives, tomato, celery and shallots, drop of Calabrian spicy oil and served on a “Boulangerie” brioche bun.
13. Hurricane Restuarant
29 Dock Square, Kennebunkport• (207) 967-4841
Serving fresh Maine lobster meat on a traditional New England frankfurter roll grilled with butter. Served with choice of french fries, sweet potato fries, cole slaw or vegetable of the day.
14. Alisson’s Restaurant
11 Dock Square, Kennebunkport • (207) 967-4841
Alisson’s Famous Lobster Roll: mounds of Maine lobster lightly mixed with mayo
on a grilled roll. Also serving four other interesting versions of their Maine lobster roll.
16. Salt & Honey
24 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport• (207) 204-0195
Fresh local lobster, lemon, honey, mayo, tartar, green and sriracha, served on a buttered brioche bun, served with hand-cut french fries.
17. The Boathouse
21 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport • (207) 967-8225
Fresh Maine lobster roll made with kewpie mayo, lemon, chive, toasted New England-style roll.
20. Mabel's Lobster Claw
124 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport• (207) 967-2562
Freshly caught lobster meat tossed in classic hot butter or mayonnaise and stuffed to overflow in a griddled brioche roll.
24. Maine Diner
2265 Post Road, Wells • (207) 646-4441
5 oz. lobster portion served hot or cold on a grilled hot dog bun.