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All 49 Kennebunk Restaurants

The White Barn Inn Restaurant

37 Beach Ave, Kennebunk, Kennebunks, ME 04043-7614
2079672321
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Ranked #3 of 49 Restaurants in Kennebunk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $50 - $50
Hours:
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Route 9
Description: Fine American cuisine served in a fabulously converted barn. The White Barn Inn Restaurant is a AAA Five Diamond, Forbes 5 Star and Relais Gourmand property with four course Prix Fixe Menu at $106 per person, and subject to availability, a nine course Prix Fixe menu at $160 per person, both featuring the finest fresh local ingredients.
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English first
Rockport, ME
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you want to treat yourself to a truly outanding dining experience, this is the place. The food is a taste sensation, and the atmosphere is memorable. Very professional staff with a friendly touch. You will not be dissappointed.

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We had dinner last night with 7 friends at the White Barn it was lovely. The magnificent decorations would take your breath away. Dinner was delicious, the pork loin with wild mushroom risotto was out of this world. The service is impeccable that impossible balance of friendly, knowledgeable, discreet and caring. Angela is one of the best servers we have... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

My wife and I decided on a long overdo dinner and overnight at the White Barn Inn after an early season visit to the Kittery outlets. We were one of only two tables in the fabled beautifully lit dining room. Our three waiters were friendly, informative and omnipresent without being intrusive, no small task in many upscale restaurants. The food... More 

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Freeport, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

3 strikes and you are out. That is my basic thought about the White Barn Inn. Long ago and far away I was a professional cook so when I go out I like to go special places. We hadn't been to the White Barn for some time so we decided to have a non-turkey Thanksgiving there. Yes the service is... More 

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USAFret
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123 reviews 123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We had dinner here on a Sunday evening. Every time we have dined here it seems to get better. Right from your arrival you are made to feel special. The cuisine is superb and the wine paring makes an outstanding meal truly memorable. The setting is beautiful and changes seasonally. The service is thoroughly professional, knowledgeable, and above all friendly.... More 

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lancashire
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107 reviews 107 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

We ate here on a Friday evening. There was only one other table occupied and they left shortly after we arrived. It was like having "private dining" The pianist played all through dinner and I'm sure was glad to leave when we did. The food was just ok. We have eaten at many Michellin Starred places and we are extremely... More 

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Canton, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

It is pretty easy to see why The White Barn Inn has won so many prestigious awards. You are treated like royalty from your first step in the door until you leave. The food is incredible, beautifully presented and out of this world delicious. The wait staff are attentive without being annoying and quite knowledgeable about wine pairings. All in... More 

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Maryland
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136 reviews 136 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

They have two options at the restaurant (tho only the formal on, jacket required), on Fri/Sat. We dined at both, and really both were outstanding. Perfect service, great wine list and menu, everything cooked perfectly. Not cheap, but well worth it. Room is well decorated as well, very comfortable. Well worth a visit!

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We looked forward to our visit to the White Barn Inn primarily for the renowned restaurant, only to be sorely disappointed. To be clear, it should be understood that we viewed this Relais and Chateau property as playing in the same field as other fine restaurants we have visited - Per Se in Ne York, Le Petit Nice in Marsailles,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Situated in an old renovated barn decorated with old woodworking tools and fascinating items in the shadows on the hay loft level. Being autumn there was also an amazing display of pumpkins and corn outside the window - the pumpkin weighted 335 pounds - unbelievable! This is a truly top class restaurant which pays attention to every detail to ensure... More 

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Additional Information about The White Barn Inn Restaurant

Address: 37 Beach Ave, Kennebunk, Kennebunks, ME 04043-7614
Phone Number: 2079672321
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 50

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