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Mabel's Lobster Claw

124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
+1 207-967-2562
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (489 reviews)
“blueberry pie” (89 reviews)
“newburg sauce” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
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11 - 20 of 1,152 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Small place with feel of a diner but reasonable excellent food!! Had the split lobster special which was excellent. And homemade blueberry pie!!

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate outside next to the take out window. Just stopped by for a quick snack... Very Happy with everything.

Thank RV-Bethel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch on a Sunday. Loved the location on a quiet street on the river, we chose and outdoor porch table. We ordered the famous lobster roll. It was Huge AND FULL of large chunks of lobster meat. The coleslaw and fries were...More

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Should make reservation before going. It's not a fansy place casual dress. The food was great,staff friendly,prices was resonable.

Thank Darlene O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always go there for lobster. Friendly staff and if you don't want to wait, make sure you make a reservation.

Thank andrew g
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great spot to visit. The food is teriffic, the people are nice, and the recent pictures of President and Mrs. Bush make for a real nice time. Don't pass up the blueberry pie for dessert.

Thank bobfrank2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here our last night and I must say we saved the best for last. What deliciousness! Splurged and had the split lobster with six butterflied shrimp. That lobster was melt in your mouth. Couldn't have asked for anything better. Swordfish my husband had...More

Thank GruchNj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food here. It's a busy place; I'm guessing the servers must be bone tired at the end of the night. My sense is you want a reservation because it was that crowded. While it was fancier than the lobster shacks where you eat on...More

Thank M Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not cheap but oh so good and fun. Wide variety of seafood dishes ALL GOOD. Lobster dishes that feature lobster, you get lobster chunks ni=ot fragments. Great chowder for sure. Small cozy and outdoor seating. Good wines and beers.

Thank J F M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner after doing a lobster boat tour. Had the clam chowder, the famous baked stuffed lobster with scallops and shrimp and then the peanut butter pie. The service was fast and efficient. The food was cooked as described. We left happy...More

Thank Richard S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they take reservations? What time does the dinner menu start?
22 May 2017|
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Response from BoylstonTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We called about 7 pm, and they said yes the reservations were needed, we were there in 5 minutes and they had tables open. I believe they do take out as well. If you know you want to go, I would make it and walk around the... More
What are prices on lobster
11 December 2016|
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Response from Derbyted | Reviewed this property |
Market price.
Susan B
Do you have gluten free options?
3 November 2016|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
I do not honestly know if they have gluten free there. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Ocean Ave, Po Box 1956, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6302
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-2562
  • E-mail
We are a family owned seafood restaurant opened 11:30am to 9pm!
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