Best Thing I Ever Ate – Lobster Pot Pie – Now Shipping

Best Thing I Ever Ate on the Food Network Season 4 – Episode 14 Academe Maine Brasserie and Tavern at The Kennebunk Inn was featured on the Food Network’s “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” episode, Reinvented Classics. (Video at the link.) The Food Network  represents the best recipe ideas, videos, healthy eating advice, party […]

Join Us for Easter Brunch

Join us for our annual Easter Brunch, held on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 with seatings at 10:00 AM and 12:00 Noon.

Paint The Town Red Dinner – Saturday, February 10, 2018

Celebrate the Kennebunks with a Date Skate followed by a romantic dinner at Academe at The Kennebunk Inn. Date Skate 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk (located directly next to the Inn.)  Come ice skate with your sweetheart to the love songs of a live DJ. Free and open to the […]

Celebrating 15 Years!

The Kennebunk Inn and Academe are celebrating our 15th anniversary!  Thanks to all our friends and neighbors who have made serving the Kennebunks such a pleasure for the last decade and a half. 15 Year Anniversary Kennebunk Inn Fun Facts 15 – Kennebunk Inn Staff Members 14 –  Accepted Hour Work Day in Hospitality Industry […]

Happy New Year from all of us at The Kennebunk Inn!

Chefs/Owners Shanna & Brian O’Hea and all of us at Academe and The Kennebunk Inn wish you and yours all the best for 2018. May all your hopes, dreams, goals and expectations be fulfilled all 365 days of the year!

Christmas Eve Dinner 2017

Please join us in our restaurant, Academe for dinner this Christmas Eve. We will be featuring several special holiday entrees as well as a selection of customer favorites from our regular menu. Christmas Eve Hours: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Join us at The Kennebunk Inn for New Year’s Eve Dinner – 12/31/2017

Celebration at Academe means bringing together friends, old and new, with innovative cuisine and libations. Our New Year’s Eve design, this year, draws from the past of familiar flavors with our modern interpretation. Our loyal clientele has come to love our authentically simple take on comfort foods from around the globe. In addition to our […]

2017 Epcot Food & Wine Festival Guest Chefs – Shanna & Brian O’Hea

The chefs/owners of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn, Brian & Shanna O’Hea, will be returning Walt Disney World’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival in November 2017. Epcot’s annual Food & Wine Festival is one of the premier culinary festivals in America. The 2017 celebration runs from August 31st to November 13thm 2017.  The festival features […]

Kennebunk Inn on Reader’s Digest list of Most Haunted Hotels in America

“Known to many for its incredible food (their owners also happen to be celebrity chefs), there’s also a serious haunting story behind the homey Kennebunk Inn….