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 […]

Be A Part of History with Our Cobblestone Tavern Remodeling Project

Have you ever dreamed of owning a bar? Did you ever think about what it might be like to have your name attached to piece of Kennebunk history?
Well, then – Have we got a proposal for you!

Novel Coronavirus: Temporary Inn & Restaurant Closing (Updated May 1, 2020)

Governor Mills Presents Safe, Gradual Plan to Restart Maine’s Economy Extends-stay at-home order with modifications to allow for activities and business operations deemed safe. Tentatively beginning June 1st Restaurants will be allowed to open for in service dining and revising the limitation on gatherings from less then 10 people to less than 50 people. It […]

In Memoriam: Dr. S. Sue Horner, The Kennebunk Inn Partner

The Kennebunk Inn family suffered a significant personal loss recently. Dr. S. Sue Horner, mother of Shanna and mother-in-law of Brian, died on Good Friday April 10, 2020 in Boston. The cause of death was a brain tumor first diagnosed in February 2019. She was 72. Sue joined her husband, David, in forming the family […]

Vintner Dinner – 2020 Boca Bacchanal – Friday, March 6, 2020

Chefs/Owners of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn Brian & Shanna O’Hea will be preparing a charity dinner in conjunction with Truchard Vineyards or Napa, California on Friday, March 6,, 2020. This one-of-a-kind Vintner Dinners will be held in beautiful private home in Boca Raton, Florida. These exclusive dinners are the most highly anticipated society event of the year…

Valentine’s Day Dinner – February 14, 2020

Join us for a very special and romantic Valentine’s Day dinner on Thursday evening, February 14, 2020 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM.  Academe has prepared a very special, fixed price menu for you and your sweetie. Recommendations are recommended.  Walk-Ins will be accepted. Please call us at (207) 985-3351 to make a reservation, or […]

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 2020. May all your hopes, dreams, goals and expectations be fulfilled all 366 days of the year!

Join us at The Kennebunk Inn for New Year’s Eve Dinner – 12/31/2019

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 […]