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95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort

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95 Ocean Ave, The Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
+1 207-967-4050
17:30 - 21:00
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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 95 Ocean is the restaurant within The Nonantum Resort the restaurant and the resort are both wonderful places to eat and stay. So much to do for both guest with and without children

Thank eldridgebf
Rochester, New York
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110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

the dining room was closed, due to an event and the off season. After trying 3 other establishments with no reservation, we got frustrated and decided to just eat at the pub. No one but us and the bartender. I wasn't sure I was a fan. But what a pleasant surprise! I ordered the scallops and risotto and they were... More 

Thank ccsunlover
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hello Sunlover! I am so happy you had such a nice visit to our pub. It is small cozy place that is a well kept secret! Our Chef does a great job with the food and all of our bartenders are well versed not only in drink recommendations but other places to go and see. There is a ton to... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Beautiful grounds just minutes away from Downtown Kennebunkport. Great venue for weddings or any other event you might have.

Thank Edward S
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hello Edward: Our groundskeepers really do a totally amazing job in all the different seasons. Right now it is holiday season and the lights and the decorations are simply breathtaking! Every person who comes through our front door is taken aback by just how lovely and truly Christmassy everything looks! It is like stepping back in time to an era... More 

Tewksbury, Massachusetts
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our reservation, party of 4, was for 5:30 p.m. We didn't finish dinner until 8:45 p.m. Service was extremely slow. Waitress seemed confused and forgetful. Atmosphere was just so-so. Although the food was very good. One meal chosen off the menu was not available. When we complained to the manager on the way out, he was very nice and he... More 

Thank cblackburn105
Mainah3, Dining Room Supervisor at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Dear Cblackburn105, I am so sorry to hear that your dinner visit with us was disappointing for you and your party. Our goal is complete customer satisfaction with our food and service and I apologize we missed the mark. I did not work the evening you were in, but I would certainly be willing to follow-up and investigate your concerns;... More 

Midland, Texas
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117 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the Nonantum, so we decided to have dinner there. Made reservations for 95 Ocean, but when we arrived, we chose to eat in the bar due to the loud piano in the dining room. Not good for those with hearing issues.

Thank Txlyn
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hello! Thanks for taking the time to write! It was me that was working in the dining room that night and it was me who suggested you might want to eat in the bar. Many people enjoy eating in our cozy pub - same great menu but a smaller quieter spot. I was so pleased when you came back and... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This was voted the best family hotel in Maine in 2016? and it lived up to that reputation. The service was fabulous and so, so many helpful staff. This is a well run and looked after hotel. Our room had a breathtaking view. We got up for the sunrise and did not go to dinner to enjoy the sunset. The... More 

Thank DenisRS2015
Mainah3, Dining Room Supervisor at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Dear DenisRS2015, Thank you for the high praise! I am absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us, and believe me, your satisfaction means so much to the entire staff here! Our staff loves the hotel and loves working here. We were just named one of the Best Places to Work at in Maine and I think that accolade has... More 

London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Nonantum Resort is a little way out of Kennbunkport, and as we do not drink and drive, we decided to eat at 95 Ocean. We were not disappointed. The food and wine were very good and service was efficient and friendly. Worth a visit.

Thank pedrapislwyn
Mainah3, Dining Room Supervisor at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pedrapislwyn, Thank you for your kind review of our restaurant; I am so glad you stopped in and enjoyed your meal! We are excited this season with our new chef who has added some amazing menu items like our scallops with the lemon verbena risotto. Just to let you know for future reference, we are 6/10s of a mile... More 

South Kent, Connecticut
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

While staying at the resort, we ate here three times. They have nice, cozy little annex porches besides the main dining room. One overlooks Ocean Avenue and the other overlooks the river. Food was quite good at reasonable prices with a lot of Maine homegrown food and recipes. Pan seared scallop entrée was great. Good attentive service too.

Thank Stephen P
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hello Stephen: Local grown food is our specialty here at The Nonantum and the fantastic produce and fish make for an unbeatable combination. We also grow nearly all of our own herbs and I think you can taste the freshness! The scallops were my favorite fall entrée and now for the end of the year holiday specials Chef Steve has... More 

Baton Rouge
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202 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Breakfast was very good with unique foods such as quiche and blueberry sausage. Dinner was lobster which was very good. The sides were ok. Dessert was a wonderful blueberry and flan. Service was very attentive and friendly

Thank WickedWalt
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hi Walt: I hear raves every day about our terrific breakfast. It varies every day but some of my favorites include blueberry oatmeal, apple cinnamon pancakes with pure Maine maple syrup and the many crazy good baked goods we enjoy each and every day. You never know what those talented bakers will come up with next! Lobster is of course... More 

Syracuse, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

The hotel is beautiful and tastefully decorated. Breakfast was the best we've ever had. We caught a great lobster tour at the end of the dock. This hotel was very clean.

Thank lynrice1
Mainah3, Dining Room Supervisor at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this review

Hello Lynrice1! I read your wonderful review and thought and smiled about the breakfast comment. I adore breakfast and work it almost every day here. It is funny on my day off I actually miss my Nonantum breakfasts...they are so good!! And God forbid if I go to another hotel for breakfast the offerings are pale in comparision. I guess... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Ocean Ave, The Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-4050
  • This restaurant is at Nonantum Resort
Open seasonally, Memorial Day through October Casually elegant dining. Enjoy creative local cuisine and nightly specials highlighting the freshest seafood and local ingredients from New England farms and herbs from the resort's organic gardens. Plus live entertainment weeknights in season. Just a short walk from Dock Square along Ocean Avenue. A TV Diner Platinum Plate award winner. Also serving pub fare, local Maine craft beers and cocktails in Heckman's Pub. Relax with a pre-dinner drink on the resort's front porch, or on the back lawn in an Adirondack chair overlooking the river.

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