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95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort

95 Ocean Ave, The Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
+1 207-967-4050
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“lobster” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
95 Ocean Ave, The Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6308
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is our practice to go to the Nonantum Ocean Restaurant at least twice during the summer season. Our favorite dish was always blueberry ribs. A staple for all of our tastes over the years. Sadly that dish is not served any more. The menu...More

1  Thank actorone2000
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I would never eat there again. There was nothing on their menu that my wife would eat. I eat everything and their food was of poor quality and very small portions. A tourist trap !More

Thank mikedamiani
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

I am so sorry your time at The Nonantum was not a happy time. I would never want a customer to have the type of experience you describe. If only we had known of course we would have made accommodations to suit your needs. Again...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great food and wonderful waitstaff. see my Nonantum review. we were a little hesitant about dining there as we are not big seafood people but the steak and the chicken as well as the crispy drumsticks were top notch.More

Thank GENEAD
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Genead, It was so nice to read your wonderful review! I am honored you chose our restaurant to celebrate such a special occasion like an anniversary! Congratulations to you and your spouse! I will be certain to share your kind words about your food...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Very good restaurant. Great atmosphere and view, excellent service and the food was very good. I had Salmon with a special Asian sauce over noodles. It was very tasty. The Salmon was a bit over cooked but still very good. My wife loved her entry....More

Thank franmeringolo
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Franmeringolo, Thank you for the positive feedback on our restaurant! I am very pleased you enjoyed your experience! The setting here on the river is hard to improve upon, especially on a summer night. Our goal is to marry that setting with Chef Steve's...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Very nice upscale dinner after eating at many of the lobster pounds which were good just different. The food was great.More

Thank ewhite1955
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Ewhite1955, Thank you for the excellent review following your meal with us! We put a special emphasis on developing 95 Ocean Restaurant this season. Our new Chef Steve Sicinski crafted a lovely new menu utilizing the freshest local ingredients possible. Our dining room "Longitudes"...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

i had a good laugh i saw there was afire pit outside and i said to bus a boy about wanted the roasted marshmallow and he brought two very tasty ones and there was a person playing a piano was great tooMore

Thank ediejenkins
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Ediejenkins, When you say "jump" our staff will say "How high?!" In all honesty we go to great lengths to keep our guests as happy as possible and if it means scoring you a tasty marshmallow, that is what we will do! I am...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Everything from the wait staff to the food was fantastic!!! We will be back next summer, except this time I will bring a jacket. The dining room was kept at an unusually low temperature.More

Thank dball984
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear dball984, Thank you so much for your kind words about our staff and food!! Music to our ears! Our goal is to deliver the best tasting food to our guests with the best service evah. :) You were probably caught in the Maine "temperature...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We live near the Nonantum, and have enjoyed going for dinner for years. This year, however, the really cut back on the size of the menu, and eliminated some of the real favorites from the past. We used to look forward to the ribs in...More

Thank bbwex
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear bbwex, Thank you for being a long-term guest at our restaurant over the years; what a wonderful testimony of appreciation! In terms of the menu, last year we welcomed Chef Steve Sicinski to our staff; during the transition last year he maintained some of...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

My friend and I stopped in at The Lounge for a light dinner Monday night. The vibe was cool and we liked the feel of the small, intimate bar. When we arrived the bartender/server told us to take any table (all were empty). The bar...More

1  Thank Weezie9399
Mainah3, Manager at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Weezie 9399, I read your review and I am sorry your experience In Heckman's Pub did not meet your expectations. From a service perspective, I am sorry you had to wait for your order to be taken. I will share your experience with our...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

From the great reviews online we expected more. The overall experience was poor. The kids hotdogs and french fries were just downright terrible. Zero taste and were soggy. Honestly the worst fries we have ever had. My salad had too much dressing and was mediocre...More

Thank ROSBoston
Mainah3, Owner at 95 Ocean at The Nonantum Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hello! I am so very sorry to hear your visit to the Nonantum was not all it could have been! As you very correctly point out, your experience is not a common one. Please contact me directly at jean@nonantumresort.com and I will make things right....More

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CoastToCoastMom
12 May 2016|
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Response from Kevin G | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast was part of the room. Great breakfast..we were there in October . The inn will have to address if they are able to serve.
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KayEspi
24 August 2015|
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Response from WILL M | Reviewed this property |
The night that we were there the Lazy Man's Lobster was on a special. It included some things that may not be there on the regular menu. So I don't think we can give you a definitive answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Meals
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Nonantum Resort
Description
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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