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Stripers Waterside Restaurant

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133 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6309
+1 207-967-3118
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3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was visiting Ogunquit in the off-season and found this restaurant through OpenTable. We were pleasantly surprised when we arrived to have a table that was on the water and had a perfect view of the sunset. The Ambiance is very relaxing and the service was exceptional. The value was great. They were running a special that from Wednesday through Sunday... More 

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Thank Tammy Y
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Tammy Y, Thank you for choosing Stripers Restaurant! We are so glad that we could help you enjoy the amazing Maine sunset. Our Lobster Lovers Special is definitely a fan favorite! It is great to hear that you enjoyed it. Hopefully, your travels will bring you back this way again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich Director of Operations More 

Chicopee, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Went to the Stripers waterside Restaurant for Thanksgiving. We stayed at the Yatchsmen lodge and marina. Being Thanksgiving I ordered Turkey Dinner.... What a bad mistake that was. When the meal was brought to me I could not believe they had the nerve to serve that mess to me. The meal looked like left over from someone who couldn't finish... More 

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Thank DOND4
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear DOND4, Thank you for taking the time to share you experience with us. We are very disappointed to hear that we didn't put our best foot forward and show you the experience we have delivered to so many other guests. Please know that we are sorry if we didn't meet your expectations and even sorrier that we didn't connect... More 

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48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited on Thanksgiving Day after traditional dinner earlier. Every appetizer and entree delicious. Lobster Stew, Clam Chowder, Caesar Salad all excellent. Entrees were all amazing. Thank you for a great meal. We will be regulars...

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Thank MaineCracker
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear MaineCracker, Thank you for spending Thanksgiving with us. We so love sharing such an important meal with our guests. It was terrific to hear that you are planning to return to Stripers Waterside Restaurant again. Be sure to check out our website for our Christmas and New Years menus. Sincerely, Naz Jenulevich More 

Maine
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Stripers is a casual restaurant located in the Breakwater Inn. The swordfish with kale served over quinoa pancake was overcooked. Three people at our table could not finish it. Steam muscles were so so. Fish and chips was good. Bread served was stale. Pumpkin creme brûlée was forgettable. The wine menu was surpassingly good given the mediocre food. Our wine... More 

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Thank MainelyContemporary
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear MainelyContemporary, Thank you for visiting us. We are very sorry to hear about the experience with your food. Our team prides themselves on using fresh ingredients to produce excellent dishes. It seems as if we did not put our best foot forward during your dinner and truly do apologize. Our culinary team will review your feedback and our processes... More 

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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Service was outstanding and the food was tasty. Tried the lazy lobster, yum! Try the cheese cake, nice and fluffy and full of flavor. The view was great, watched the sun set during dinner.

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Thank Jwelsh70
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Jwelsh70, We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at Stripers! Thanks for saving room for dessert and trying the cheesecake! Hopefully, we will see you again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Very comfortable setting on the Bay. Saturday afternoon delight. Great selection of all foods. Easy parking!

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Thank fred m
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Fred M, We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us! Maine is famous for lobster and we work hard to offer our guests the best in the area. Please do visit us again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

Parsippany, New Jersey
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

We went for dinner at 5 PM and the restaurant was empty (in October, off season). The food was delicious, the lobster buttery and tender. Their Pumpkin Ale was probably the best seasonal beer I've had. Couple that with view of the ocean & inlet and it was perfect

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Thank Jennifer L
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer L., It was such an honor to read your kind words about Stripers Restaurant! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Fall brings many great treats to Coastal Maine and Pumpkin Ale is definitely a favorite! Hopefully, you will be able to visit us again soon and try another season treat. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We certainly were lucky with places we ate in Kennebunkport and Stripers was no exception. The lobsters we ordered were huge and the meat simply melted in our mouths. A great place for cocktails as well. Try the Angry Girlfriend for a drink with a real kick! We're definitely coming back to Kennebunkport and Stripers will be a place we'll... More 

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Thank FilEFan
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear FilEFan, Kennebunkport is an amazing location, and we are so happy that you were able to experience our great location! Your kind words about Stripers Restaurant making your visit even better made our day! We can't wait to see you again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

New Lenox Illinois
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

Lobster roll was very good. Nice view of the water. Restaurant was very modern and beautifully decorated.

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Thank Retiredtraveler07
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Retiredtraveler07, It is wonderful to know that you enjoyed the view from Stripers Restaurant that makes us so proud! We never get tired of the beautiful Maine coastline, and paired with a lobster roll is definitely a great way to enjoy the atmosphere. We do hope that you will visit us again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Made a reservation on the recommendation of the hotel and wasn't disappointed. The food here is excellent. The menu was not extensive but had enough to tempt you. Had Chowder to start which was really good. and then followed it by the Ravioli which was superb - this is close to fine dining and i thoroughly recommend it too.

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Thank Burtonram
GuestExperience_2016, Director of Operations at Stripers Waterside Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Burtonram, We are glad to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Our hotel and restaurant work closely to provide a full service experience! Your kind words are most appreciated and we do hope to see you again soon. Best Wishes, Naz Jenulevich More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Ocean Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6309
  • Public Transportation: Trolley Stop across the street during summer months.
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-3118
Description
Stripers features local seafood on the water with a sunset view of the river and ocean, private beach, and a waterside bar. Have a drink and an appetizer in one of our adirondack chairs on our lawn, or come inside for a great meal, with plenty of options for those who would prefer an alternative to seafood.

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