Maine Restaurant Week Hotel Discount

The Kennebunk Inn is offering a “Dine & Stay” hotel discount during Maine Restaurant Week, March 1-14, 2015. Guests can take advantage of Kennebunk’s Maine hospitality all while saving on food and lodging at our landmark location in downtown Kennebunk. The Maine Restaurant Week hotel discount gives you 20% off the cost of your stay. […]

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 […]

We’re competing in the Signature Food & Cocktail Competition for Maine Restaurant Week

We’re back to reclaim our title at the 2015 Food & Cocktail Pairing Competition for Maine Restaurant Week 2015! It’s been four years since we took first place in the Maine Restaurant Week Bartenders’ Competition with our Signature Cocktail, “Sage Against the Machine.” For 2015, the format has been changed and the event is now […]

Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week – October 4 – 10, 2014

It’s that time of year again. There’s a chill in the air and the 2nd annual Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week is upon us. Restaurant week is a great time to visit your favorite local restaurants in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport to experience a nice meal at an even nicer price.  The 2014 Greater Kennebunks Restaurant Week […]

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 […]

Academe Gets an “A” For Effort Maine Restaurant Week

The good people at showed us some love for our entries in the 2013 Maine Restaurant Week “Signature Event” to benefit The United Way of Portland, Maine. Chef/Owner Shanna O’Hea entered her playful take on “Cookies & Milk” in the dessert competition, while her husband Chef/Owner Brian O’Hea and The Kennebunk Inn’s head bartender, […]

Kennebunk Inn Chefs & Bartenders at Maine Restaurant Week Signature Event

Chef Shanna O’Hea, Chef Brian O’Hea and The Kennebunk Inn’s top mixologist Adrian Trudeau participated in the 2013 Maine Restaurant Week “Signature Event” at Prime Mercedes in Scarborough, Maine on Sunday evening, March 10, 2013.  The event, with 500 guests in attendance, benefited the United Way of Portland, Maine. Chef/Owner Shanna O’Hea represented Academe at […]