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Nunan's Lobster Hut

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9 Mills Rd, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046-5706
(207) 967-4362
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine

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  • 202
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    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 9
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lobster, lobster, lobster

An old boat house, shiny marine painted floors and benches. Tables gleamingly clean and polished..with raised edges on the tables so you don't drip into your lap while eating. Lobsters in various sizes, boiled to order...the quitessential

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
david h
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New London, New Hampshire
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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New London, New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

An old boat house, shiny marine painted floors and benches. Tables gleamingly clean and polished..with raised edges on the tables so you don't drip into your lap while eating. Lobsters in various sizes, boiled to order...the quitessential

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Fanwood, New Jersey, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went here on the last night of the season(10/18), The lobsters are as fresh as you can get them. And the steak is first rate. They also make their own root beer(regular or diet). Bring cash, no cards accepted.

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Kingston, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Nunan's was recommended to us by a lady from New Mexico in the morning when we were discovering the area. So we deciced to check into a hotel nearby ust to go here for dinner in the evening. Besides the very tasteful lobster we loved the interior and down to earth ambiance. Great place for sea food. If you are... More 

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hants
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

What a wonderful place, lobster caught by the family by day and served in their own uniquely characterful restaurant by night. The staff ante not only friendly but extremely helpful in the art of actually eating and enjoying lobster. They made a daunting prospect fun/

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Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Kind of stumbled blindly onto Nunan's. Looking for something good to eat near Kennebunkport, I did a quick Trip Advisor search. Drove to Nunan's after reading the reviews, only to find they don't open until 5 pm, and it was about noon. After watching the Nunan's crew preparing live lobster for the evening crowd, we decided to drive back from... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We had the most amazing lobster dinner on our trip to Kennebunkport, ME at Nunan's Lobster Hut. No frills restaurant with a fabulous menu of lobsters, lobsters and more lobsters. Will go back!

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Really a great place for a lobster meal. Fun place that is literally over the water. Don't expect a lot of amenities but nice people, fair prices and great lobster and sides. Wish I lived closer!

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Virginia Water, United Kingdom
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159 reviews 159 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It's great lobster and incredible value. Don't expect much else on the menu, and inside the seating and decor do go with the hut name. It really is a hut. Wouldn't hesitate to go back to eat more lobster.

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Richmond, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This was our second visit to Nunans. I had the 1.5 pound lobster. I have learned that, with lobster, bigger really is better. The meat is sweeter. This was my second lobster dinner in Maine this fall--we come every fall. After a bit of a let down the night before at Bartley's Dockside, which has been our regular, we have... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

It's just a Lobster Hut that serves the best Lobsters. Inside benches and bare wood tables. Efficient service. A must try while in Kennybunkport.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Mills Rd, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046-5706
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: (207) 967-4362

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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