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Mabel's Lobster Claw

124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
+1 207-967-2562
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (489 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (89 reviews)
“newburg sauce” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
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Reviewed yesterday

Headed straight to Mabel's upon arrival in Kennebunkport. Had their excellent Lobster Roll for lunch - NOT over mayonnaised. Had supper there the last night of our stay. Had Fried Oysters - very good, followed by fried Maine Shrimp a huge portion. Partner had a...More

Thank RivieraLady
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked here from downtown which was about 25 mins. Not bad and there was a sidewalk the whole way. Little outdoor area and inside seating. Lobster everything and crab whatever you want. Very good lobster and crab rolls. Little mayo and a toasted bun....More

Thank Josh79b
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were there with a family and love the food there. The way they cooked lobsters were great. You must eat there when you are in Kennebunkport, ME. All the staffs are very nice and friendly.

Thank minnaingo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed Mabel's, a wonderful local restaurant in Kennebunkport. The server was great and interacted well with our two kids, ages 8 and 10. They brought the kids' meal (a shrimp platter) out as an appetizer so the tired, hungry kids could get started...More

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

'Had a great dinner here in shorts and tee shirts, beginning with the best fried calamari around....not greasy, meaty, succulent, not overly battered. Followed this up with superbly sweet steamed lobster, baked potato and cole slaw. Only disappointment for me was the cole slaw, mainly...More

Thank FairfieldCounty
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Small, often crowded, casual lobster restaurant that's been around for years. When we dine here and we have for years, it's always about the lobster. The ultra-fresh lobster roll with fries and delicious coleslaw, washed down with a cold beer are part of what make...More

Thank shabbas-goy
Reviewed 6 days ago

Small place with feel of a diner but reasonable excellent food!! Had the split lobster special which was excellent. And homemade blueberry pie!!

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate outside next to the take out window. Just stopped by for a quick snack... Very Happy with everything.

Thank RV-Bethel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch on a Sunday. Loved the location on a quiet street on the river, we chose and outdoor porch table. We ordered the famous lobster roll. It was Huge AND FULL of large chunks of lobster meat. The coleslaw and fries were...More

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Should make reservation before going. It's not a fansy place casual dress. The food was great,staff friendly,prices was resonable.

Thank Darlene O
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they take reservations? What time does the dinner menu start?
23 May 2017|
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Response from BoylstonTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We called about 7 pm, and they said yes the reservations were needed, we were there in 5 minutes and they had tables open. I believe they do take out as well. If you know you want to go, I would make it and walk around the... More
What are prices on lobster
12 December 2016|
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Response from Derbyted | Reviewed this property |
Market price.
Susan B
Do you have gluten free options?
4 November 2016|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
I do not honestly know if they have gluten free there. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-2562
  • E-mail
We are a family owned seafood restaurant opened 11:30am to 9pm!
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