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Pilot House Restaurant

) #8 of 50 Restaurants in Kennebunk ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
4 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
+1 207-967-9961
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (61 reviews)
“chowder” (21 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here before last year. Local hang out Bar area was pretty chatty and we walked outside to the patio. No wait. Waitress was friendly and helpful. Ordered Sangria and a local beer. Had small lobster roll with chowder and fries. My husband ordered...More

Thank BoylstonTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped there on my way to Portland for a quick drink ( I was parched)! There was a mix of locals and tourists. My drink was very good and by the smell of the food, I'm sure those meals tasted great. Friendly service with...More

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch there 3 days ago. The food that we ordered was all good. Service was very friendly. You can eat outside or inside.

Thank Felicia R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a seafood family restaurant that isn't a "tourist trap", don't look further. The Pilot House is located at the very core of the Kennebunkport/Kennebunk junction, but a little offset from the "main" street (it is easy to miss). A good...More

Thank Luc P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a decent lunch there yesterday. Service was a little slow and the views aren't as good as what you have across the water at David's KPT. But, the food was good, service was friendly, and their kids menu satisfied my 2 kids.

Thank ccw060609
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the "BEST" french dip sandwich I have ever had, The meat was tender, the roll was crunchy on the outside, tender inside and the au jus was incredible. Not salty or oily. Rare to have all components. Oh yea, the chowder was truly...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here after our whale watching cruise - had some lobster, lobster rolls, clam chowder, and a hamburger. Everything but the chowder was great - that was a little "Campbell's soupish" - staff was very friendly!

Thank PincJr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here with our two children, 6 and 10. The kids' menu has good sized portions, and the food arrived before anyone had time to meltdown. We also had the lobster dinner, fish tacos and a bowl of clam chowder, all of which...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we travel, we want to go where the locals go. We found this place to fit that bill. We didn't eat here but did enjoy a nightcap while chatting with locals who were happy to give us suggestions on what we should see and...More

Thank kldj13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small hidden gem among many larger restaurants in dock square. The food is so good and on Wednesday evenings they have live music 🎶

Thank breezyday12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-9961
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