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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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The Bandaloop Soup
Called soup du jour by some, changes daily, always vegetarian.
Wilted Organic Spinach Salad
A quick saute of red onion, broccoli, artichoke hearts, grape tomatoes, finished w/ sheep's milk feta, & toasted pine nuts.
Fresh Chiffonade of Kale
Fine​ ribbon cut kale leaves, massaged w/ lemon juice, & tossed w/ minced garlic, basil, hemp seeds, candied pepitas, sesame-tahini vinaigrette & cucumbers
Roasted Beets
Grilled asparagus, goat cheese crostine, toasted almond vinaigrette
Scott's Skillet Steamed Mussels
Fresh casco bay mussels, steamed w/ roasted garlic, dijon, basil, & a touch of cream.
Bandaloop "Egg Rolls"
Filled w/ red onions, walnuts, gorgonzola, & spinach w/ sweet & sour port wine-balsamic reduction
Grilled chicken
Maine Sharp Cheddar Quesadilla
Salsa fresca, herbed sour cream, sugar cured jalapenos
Also available gluten free on corn tortillas
Grilled Chicken Satay or Fried Tofu
Twin sauces of zesty asian peanut sauce & pistachio-cilantro pesto
Mini-Vermont Cheddar & Organic Pasta
Our version of "mac-n-cheese: w/ a pinch of red pepper flakes, fresh basil, sundried tomatoes & broccoli florets
Cajun Spice Grilled Fresh Salmon
Mild house made seasoning, grilled apple-chipotle-cider glaze, saffron basmati rice, vegetable medley
Buttermilk-Corn Flour Crusted Haddock Fillet
Lemon-basil-horseradish aioli, saffron basmati rice, vegetable medley
Pan Seared Jumbo Sea Scallops
Pepper seared, caramelized onion-heirloom tomato-lime compote, scallion-parmesan polenta
Grilled Greater Omaha All Natural Ribeye Steak
Rosemary​ grilled, yukon gold mash, crumbled gorgonzola, port wine-roasted garlic-shallot reduction
Grilled All Natural Chicken Breast
Maine blueberry-molasses BBQ, flying goat farms' roasted garlic goat cheese, yukon gold mashed, vegetable medley
Organic Tofu Medallions or 3-Grain Tempeh
Twin sauces of zesty asian peanut sauce & pistachio-cilantro pesto, saffron basmati rice or yukon gold mashed & vegetable medley
Quinoa Crusted Organic Tofu Steak
Oven toasted in seasoned organic ground quinoa, sweet & sour blood orange-pomegranate reduction, ginger basmati rice & grilled asparagus
Maine Sharp Cheddar & Cavatappi
Our version of "mac-n-cheese", w/ a pinch of red pepper flakes, fresh basil, sundried tomatoes, broccoli florets.
Deep Dish Fudge Brownie
Served warm w/ kahlua chocolate sauce & vanilla ice cream
Belgium Dark Chocolate Torte
With graham cracker & almond crust served w/ raspberry chambord granita
Creme Brulee
With danish butter cookie
Pumpkin Pound Cake
Chai​ tea creme anglaise & pepita brittle
Fresh Fruit Crisp
Served warm w/ vanilla ice cream - gluten free & vegan (without ice cream)
Tucked away on Cross Street in a re purposed old barn, in the heart of Kennebunkport, is where you will find Bandaloop's bright red doors beckoning you in. A warm, inviting, comfortable atmosphere with eclectic art and good music will complement your organic, fresh, and tasty dining experience. No pretense, just simple, friendly, and delicious!
$17 - $31
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
American, International, Contemporary
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

Delicious and amazing vegan and vegetarian food! Great service and wonderful atmosphere, only issue is hard to find, hidden

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mitaandmark
Reviewed January 23, 2019

We recently ate here and had a wonderful meal. Service is great. Nice ambiance. The Kale salad is delicious. I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mary C
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing combinations of flavors, beginning with the drinks, continued to the soups, and finally the entrees. A must visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank emme45
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a cozy, cool restaurant tucked away in Dock Square. Menu is varied and interesting. Hanger steak and halibut special did not disappoint.Friendly service.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

My spouse and I have been in the area for an extended anniversary trip. We found the Bandaloop on Trip Advisor and based on all the great reviews we wanted to give it a try. Get a reservation as it seems to book up. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Loveforfood
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Great service. The owners are actively involved and it shows. From the cozy atmosphere to the high quality of the food it is a 5 star affair. Truly the best mussels I've ever had. Simmered in a basil garlic cream sauce that is just awesome....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CaptainAudacious
Reviewed September 23, 2018

My wife and I visited Bandaloop on 24th August, we were on a four week tour of New England's east coast and this was our fourth night. I had read reviews of Bandaloop before leaving home and people were raving about it and seeing it...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Stuart H
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We took a bunch of lovely apertizers to share. And all of them where fantastic, we had been longing for a little heat for a while and we found it in this restaurant. This Asian fusion restaurant topped our Kennebunkport food experience. And with the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rogz2013
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We sat at the bar and had a wonderful meal and cocktail. Bartender was friendly and helpful. Seemed like the kind of place locals would regular as well as tourists. One of our best meals in Kennybunk Port!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank traveler6257
Reviewed September 8, 2018

while in Kennebunkport we chose this restaurant because many of us in the group were vegans and health fiends. This restaurant is known for use of organic and local foods, and vegan options which are created in-house, especially breads, sauces etc. The appetizers and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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September 27, 2016|
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Response from Christine F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is steak on the menu.
March 28, 2016|
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Response from Joseph K | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is on the same level as the street/sidewalk. There is no step to enter. I didn't use the bathroom, so I have not seen it.
Connie S
December 2, 2015|
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Response from blisslee | Property representative |
HI Connie, We do offer Gift Certificates but we are old school, you have to call and do it over the phone. 2079674994. We can mail it for you or someone can pick it up. Thanks Bridget Owner/Manager Bandaloop
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