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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

Menu

FRIED
1/2 Pint $16.5
Pint $22.95
Quart $41.95
Clams
1/2 Pint $12.5
Pint $19.5
Quart $26.5
Clam Strips
1/2 Pint $14.95
Pint $20.95
Quart $30.95
Haddock
1/2 Pint $15.95
Pint $21.95
Quart $33.95
Scallops
1/2 Pint $12.95
Pint $19.95
Quart $27.95
Shrimp
1/2 Pint $11.95
Pint $17.95
Quart $25.95
Chicken Fingers
1/2 Pint $5.95
Pint $8.95
Quart $12.95
Onion Rings
1/2 Pint $2.95
Pint $4.95
Quart $10.95
French Fries
1/2 Pint $2.5
Clam Cake (1)
LUNCH BOXES
includes french fries, cole slaw & sauce
$25.5
Clams
$17.95
Clam Strips
$20.95
Haddock
$22.95
Scallops
$18.95
Shrimp
$17.95
Chicken Fingers
$13.95
Clam Cake (3)
SANDWICHES
$3.95
Hamburger
$4.3
Cheeseburger
$2.95
Hot Dog
$3.3
Cheese Dog
$6.95
Tuna Roll
$3.25
Grilled Cheese
white or wheat bread
$16.75
Lobster Roll
fresh picked meat of a 1 pound lobster
$7.95
Fried Chicken Sandwich
lettuce and mayo
$15.95
Fried Clam Roll
$8.95
Fried Clam Strip Roll
SPECIALTIES
$6.5
Clam Chowder
$9.95
Shrimp Cocktail
$12.95
Steamers
S $1.25
L $3.75
Cole Slaw
$1.95
Dill Pickle
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Clam shack is an outdoor stand with seats outside in warm weather. There is plenty of shellfish to eat here, but the star is the Lobster Roll. The roll is made just for the Clam Shack and is not the typical hot dog bun....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank laurencer466
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best whole belly clams and shoe string fries I have ever had. Nice pic-nic table set up. Good place for a cold beer, fried clams and fries. All other seafood there we tasted was fresh and great. Nothing fancy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dogromper
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We sampled every lobster roll in town before we selected the Clam Shack Lobster Roll as the best! We then ordered 12 for take out which was prepared each in their own container prepared exactly as ordered. Our out of state friends were impressed with...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Shepet939
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Heard about this place from several friends in New England and all were thrilled about it. We got there and there was a line about 20 people deep waiting to get to the Order Window. Had the clam lunch boxes @ $30.00ea which included a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TonyK300
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The Clam Shack is another must if in Kennebunkport! The fried clams are fantastic, but the lobster roll is one of the best you’ll have. Try the hot lobster roll; it is served on a hamburger bun, but it is packed with a boatload of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jdgiannis
Reviewed October 21, 2018

...by the time I got parking the line was long so I decided to get a haddock sandwich as well. The chowder was excellent and the sandwich was ok but very difficult to eat. Rather than putting a piece of haddock in the sandwich they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GaryWT
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

After all these years still serving the freshest lobster rolls. order with both butter and mayo truly delicious so are the round buns.Was definitely worth the wait in line.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marisa403
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We had been addicted to The Clam Shack’s sinfully wonderful, ultra-healthy <not> fried belly clams and onion rings for years. So every chance we have, we endure the long line of customers waiting in line for a chance to order at the famed fast food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank activeboomeradv
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We were there their last day of the season. They have wonderful seafood. By the time, we visited, we weren't in the mood for seafood so we got the cheeseburger and tuna roll. Both delicious. We got an order of fries and an order of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ljnobbe
Reviewed October 13, 2018

This walk-up window "restaurant" has the BEST lobster rolls in Maine. Steve Kingston uses only the freshest seafood from select vendors and the proof is in the taste. The lobster rolls may be ordered with a touch of mayo or a bit of melted butter,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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I would bet so. I can't imagine that they are closing up shop.
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