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Clam Shack

2 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
+1 207-967-3321
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried clams” (171 reviews)
“fries” (103 reviews)
“seafood” (79 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Fast food
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve arrived at this extremely touristy location because I found it on so many websites as a must do lobster shack. This place is in the heart of extreme tourism. I order the fried clams and lobster roll and iced tea. To the tune of...More

Thank bb4261
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here our first night in Kennebunkport. A whole lobster for @ $22 seemed a bit steep when all you see is a lobster on your plate. That's it. For a midwest girl who had never before encountered a lobster, it was a bit...More

Thank beth m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After seeing an Utube that is restaurant had the best lobster roll, we tried it and found it to be average at best and overpriced. French fries were frozen from food service and 15.95 for large order, what a ripoff!!! Would not go back

Thank leschgk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I remembered this place from our last trip here maybe 4 years ago. It’s a trailer right before coming into Kennebunkport right before the bridge. Lines can be very long but we stopped in at 4:00 and no line! I had the lobster roll with...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Known for its lobster rolls and clams, my wife and I went there for a scallop roll when our favorite place (Jake's Seafood) for scallops closed. Couldn't believe how hot (temp) they were and stayed. Great flavor and good size portion. This is now our...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got here on day two of opening for the season. We had a lobster roll, a crab roll and the accompaniments, sat outside and enjoyed the sun. There was a line, but it moved relatively quickly. The food was very good. Lobster roll of...More

1  Thank trvldiva54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decide to try this place while we were walking around the line was long so we figured it had to be good.i had the clam strips and my wife had the shrimp both were ok but not great very greasy and very expensive! Save...More

Thank Neils57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first thought after biting into my lobster roll here was, “What is all the hype about?” My second thought was, “This tastes like crap.” I found out I’m definitely a warm roll man. To hype up this little tiny cold roll on a hamburger...More

Thank saustin111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had eaten here years ago and was looking forward to some delicious fried haddock, and it was just as delicious as I had remembered. I would definitely recommend anyone passing through to stop here for a quick bite, plus you can go inside and...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, service and value. Friendly place fresh cooked tasty seafood, clams, lobster, fish and chips. Outdoor seating so pick a dry day. Will visit again when in town. Need I say more!

Thank peterjp57
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mmurk
June 10, 2018|
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Response from trvldiva54 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don’t know if they have gluten free.
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Jess2388_88
September 23, 2016|
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Response from Paula C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea you may want to call them or look at their web site
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JMC3333
February 15, 2016|
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Response from mul8r | Reviewed this property |
I would bet so. I can't imagine that they are closing up shop.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7751
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-3321
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