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On The Marsh

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46 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7356 (Route 9)
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Plantsville, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have been going to the Marsh for 6 years and always enjoyed ourselves. Service and food always great, and atmosphere is wonderful. We celebrate our anniversary every mid October by going to the 1802 House Inn and having our special night out at the Marsh, never disappointed.

Thank Bob M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow what a beautiful place, the decor is exquisite. On the first floor it's very intimate and not large. Feels like you're having dinner at someone's home. They don't rush you and you have plenty of time to enjoy each other's company and the surroundings. The food was delicious and my martini was wonderful. Will definitely go Again and will... More 

Thank Dianaj7
West Caldwell, NJ
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First, let me say the outside setting of The Bistro on the Marsh was just lovely...Charming, whimiscal with a lovely surprise to see at every turn. Now let's step inside. The inside decor was just as beautiful as the exterior. The intimate event space upstairs was according to my husband "comfortably sheik". It evoked such a feeling of warmth. The... More 

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new england
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best Kennebunkport has to offer on the marshes. Lovely inside and out. Great food. Wonderful service and ambiance.

Thank travelers2NewEngland
Hudson, Canada
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just been here, we are visitors from Quebec, Canada but originally from UK. I can honestly say without a doubt this restaurant has it all. The customer service was outstanding from the minute we walked in from Steve, Shannon and Anne Marie. The food was excellent too. Ambiance wonderful and all a reasonable price. If we lived here we would... More 

Thank ManxGeorgina
Upper Arlington, Ohio
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant and had high expectations. Birthday dinner with 10 family members. We had a great evening despite a terrible restaurant experience. If you have only 7 entree selections, then how do you run out of 1 of them on a Saturday night in September. Incredibly poor planning/ordering by the chef or management. So 7 of 10 of us had... More 

2 Thank cgodard
Chestertown, Maryland
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our 6th summer in Maine and our 5th year of celebrating our anniversary at On the Marsh. We've never been disapointed with the food or the service, always top-notch. This is one of those personality places, a place where you remember and are remembered by the bartender, the manager, etc. For us, this is no longer just for... More 

1 Thank Harry H
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have gone once a year for the past 4 years. This review is from last night 9/18/16. Pluses Meal (entrees) were very good. The mussels app (which we always order) was good but mussels were tiny-compared to years past. Bartender was of the caliber we were use to (or expected) engaging-a perfect dry beefeater martini-and a great wine recommend... More 

Thank Mark H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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361 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Though we have eaten at On the Marsh before, we were told that they had a new manager, and had a new bar area and bar menu. We decided to give the less fancy side a try. We each had a hamburger, and they were excellent. Cooked as requested, juicy and thick. The fries were also very good, and my... More 

Thank bbwex
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I highly recommend On The Marsh's Price Fixe menu served on Wednesday evenings from 5-9 pm. If you like to eat gourmet food in a high end atmosphere with excellent service at a very reasonable price, then this is the place to be. For $39.95 a person, my wife and I had their Caprise salad (mozzarella, heirloom tomatoes, basil and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$24 - $40
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7356
    (Route 9)
  • Public Transportation: On the Marsh Bistro is a destination restaurant and can offer recommended taxi service in the local area serving the Hotels and Inns.
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: 12079672299

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Brattleboro, Vermont
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?