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Nunan's Lobster Hut

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9 Mills Rd, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-5706
+1 207-967-4362
17:00 - 00:00
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Montreal, Canada
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

Typical, rustic lobster shack that was recommended to us by locals. They have been in business for more than 60 years! Their menu is simple and to the point. It's all about lobster, freshly caught, cooked and cracked. I had two hot-boiled one and one-eighth lobsters for $25.99 (dinner special) and my wife had the lobster roll. We didn't have... More 

1 Thank Manu4P
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

The reviews brought us there and ,Wow, they were right on. The place is small, super clean, with picnic tables to give you room to maneuver. The standard lobsters are about 1 and 1/4 pounds. They have several specials which other diners chose. You can order larger sizes. I chose a 2 pounder. My wife was happy with her standard... More 

1 Thank jjkuzma1
Atlanta, Georgia
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

We always look forward to going to Nunan's when we are in town. The lobster is wonderful and is reasonably priced. It is our favorite place to eat in Kennebunkport.

Thank stew6
Laguna Niguel, California
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

This little roadside restaurant is authentic, heart of Maine, down home Lobster Shack. It specializes in delicious steamed lobster in a round metal tray with drawn butter, a roll & a bag of crisps for under $20! The lady who served us was professional and efficient and everyone in the place seemed to be having a good time. Seating is... More 

1 Thank Coobry
Charlottesville, Virginia
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

We discovered this place through a recommendation and we're so glad we did. This is a place for simply great lobster and homemade blueberry pie with vanilla ice cream. It doesn't offer much of anything else, well, clam chowder, steamers, etc. but their main stay is lobster. You sit at simple wood tables a get a lobster with a bag... More 

1 Thank Pambaknj
Charleston, South Carolina
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

We were told this was thee place to get lobster. After waiting 30 minutes for our table, we asked our waitress a few questions and placed the order. She said it would take 20 mins & sure enough 20 mins later our lobsters arrived. I ate the tail first. After a few very tough & chewy bites I almost gave... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

A restaurant that looks like it could hold the town's population several times over and is covered floor to ceiling in lobster paraphernalia. Clam chowder, lobster dinner and apple pie a la mode were all fantastic

1 Thank Patrick_the_Wise
Barcelona, Spain
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159 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

This was one of the coolest restaurants we went to while in Maine. We felt like we were in a boat and the place is decorated with lobster memorabilia. The food was great (we got clam chowder and lobster) and not as expensive as other places. Great service, great place, can't wait to go back.

1 Thank RHC1224
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Nunans has been a place we have visited almost every time we have been to Maine - for over 20 years. Family owned and operated, they are hands down the BEST place to get a full lobster - they are hot and fresh, and cracked in just the right places to you can get down to enjoying right away!

Thank Hosea63
Ocean Park, Maine
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

We have gone to Nunan's for a the last 16 years. Never disappointed, lobster meat quality is the best, cleanest tasting around. Atmospheric . Goodl staff. Fair prices. Always cash. Going back tomorrow night.

Thank Jeanmarie45

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Mills Rd, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-5706
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-4362

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?