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70 Portland Rd. US Rt. 1, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
207-450-0332
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout, Street Food

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  • 28
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  • 5
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Maine Seafood at its best

Fantastic food, great pricing, and the freshest seafood you can ask for. They also have burgers and other items for non-seafood eaters in the family. Their 50/50 burger (half burger and half bacon) is delicious. My husband is a huge fan of their fried clams.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Lisa H
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Kennebunk, Maine
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Kennebunk, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Fantastic food, great pricing, and the freshest seafood you can ask for. They also have burgers and other items for non-seafood eaters in the family. Their 50/50 burger (half burger and half bacon) is delicious. My husband is a huge fan of their fried clams.

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Kennebunk, Maine
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Just stopping to see this old truck is worth it, but the seafood is mouthwateringly delicious. Ample food portions, even for sharing. This is our summer treat, fried clams, fries, iced tea at the red picnic tables watching the tourist traffic roll by.

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Kennebunks, Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Been here several times and just love the food. We often split the fried haddock dinner and it is plenty for lunch. Feel kind of bad for employees in truck cooking on summer days. They do a great job!

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Mass.
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

OK so you want a lobster roll with a great ocean view, well this isn't it. But this is one of the best if not the best roll in the greater Kennebunk area. Want an ocean view load the car with beach chairs and a table and get'em to go, bring your own, I do. They own one of the... More 

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enfield, ct
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We decided to stop after having seen the truck at Brimfield before and reading the reviews. Best decision ever. We stopped just after opening on a Sunday and all was quiet. Not for long. Obvious that the locals love the place and that is usually a good sign. Our visit turned into a party. The girls running the operation were... More 

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Jersey Shore
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Found this truck by accident...so glad we did. Great lunch! The lobster rolls were LOBSTER, not a heavy mayo filler. The buns were excellent. The fried clams, with belly, were cooked perfectly. Definitely a great stop!!!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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75 reviews 75 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were leaving Kennebunk, ME and looking for a place for lunch, when I spied this bright red and white food truck. It had some clean, red picnic tables on a wooden platform nearby and a place to park. So I said to myself, why not. We were not disappointed. We both got the cold lobster rolls with coleslaw and... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

On our first day in Kennebunk after a long drive, we didn't want the usual sit-down restaurant. On our way to the grocery store, we notice this big red food truck. Always wanted to try one, so we did. I had the best clam roll every. The last one I had this good was in New Brunswick. The cole-slaw was... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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93 reviews 93 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

TIP: CASH only OK. I have been on a quest to find the best lobster roll. This trip, this would have to go to The Ocean Roll in Kennebunk at the corner of Portland and Ross. The food truck (not a typo) rolls in from 11a-8p 7 days a week. You can have your roll with or without lettuce and... More 

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Kennebunkport, Maine
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224 reviews 224 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This truck parked in a parking lot in front of an old building doesn't look that much from the street, but wait till you taste the lobster rolls and the fresh seafood... fantastic! We ordered by phone 15 minutes ahead of time and then went by to pick the food up. Everything was freshly cooked. The lobster rolls are excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 70 Portland Rd. US Rt. 1, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: 207-450-0332

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 15
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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