Make your reservations for Easter Brunch: Sunday, April 5th from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

We are now taking reservations for our annual Easter Brunch which will be held from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM on Easter Sunday, April 5th, 2015.  The Kennebunk Inn’s Easter Bunch at our restaurant, Academe has been an annual tradition for more than a decade. 

Get Ready for Maine Restaurant Week 2015 – March 1-14

It’s time for Maine’s annual Restaurant Week celebration, which gets into full swing on March 1st, 2015. This has been another really long winter. If you’re like us, you have found yourself thinking things like, “Well, at least it’s not a plowable snow.”  When that particular mindset takes hold, you know that it’s time to […]

Maine Restaurant Week 2015

Maine Restaurant Week turns 8 years old in 2015, and Academe and The Kennebunk Inn have been proud participants since the very beginning. Each year, we create two special menus so that our guests may enjoy a special 3 course dining experience at a wallet-friendly price.  For 2015’s Maine Restaurant Week, we have designed a […]

Join us at The Kennebunk Inn for New Year’s Eve Dinner – 12/31/2014

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 this spirit of […]

2014 Christmas Eve Menu

Capture the Spirit of Christmas at Academe & The Kennebunk Inn 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 […]

Lobster Lo’Maine: #3 on the Bangor Daily News’ List of Most Unique Lobster Dishes

Academe’s “Lobster Lo’Maine” was number three on the Bangor Daily News’ list of the eight most unique lobster dishes in Maine.  Lobster Lo’Maine was Chef Shanna O’Hea’s dish in the 2013 Maine Lobster Chef of the Year competition.  Lobster Lo’Maine is available nightly on Academe’s dinner menu and has quickly garnered a loyal local following.   […]

Kennebunkport Food, Wine, and Art Festival Special Events

The 2014 Kennebunkport Food, Wine & Art Festival will be held from June 1st through June 8th, 2014, with events held throughout Kennebunk and Kennebunkport, Maine. Brian and Shanna O’Hea, chefs & owners of Academe Maine Brasserie & Tavern at The Kennebunk Inn, will be participating in the annual Grand Tasting event and will be […]

Join Us for Maine Restaurant Week March 1-10, 2014

2014’s Maine Restaurant Week kicks off on Saturday, March 1st, 2014.  We will be celebrating this year’s restaurant week with specially designed, fixed price menus for both lunch and dinner. Each menu offers you a choice of a starter, a main course, and a dessert. Academe at The Kennebunk Inn’s lunch menu is three courses […]