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50 Local

50 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7021
+1 207-985-0850
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7021
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

My husband and I ate here following the recommendation of a friend who is a local resident. They use a lot of local produce and no dish represented that better than the salad. It was one of the most delicious I've ever tasted! It had...More

1  Thank EnjoyTravelling13
Reviewed 3 July 2017

At the recommendation of our innkeeper at English Meadows, we experienced 50 Local for the first time. The food was absolutely fantastic, one of the best meals we have ever had. This is a farm to table restaurant, utililizing local purveyors for the freshest ingredients....More

1  Thank KportCT
Reviewed 24 June 2017

So glad we chose 50 Local when visiting Kennebunkport. You will find top-notch service here with an interesting menu....not your typical Maine tourist fare. We enjoyed their Crab cakes,Hake entree and Poached Egg Salad. But the highlight was their dessert of Indian Confections....something new to...More

1  Thank epicure7
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We had the staple chicken on the menu, hake, and lobster ravioli. All were wonderful, but the lobster ravioli was a standout. Not a huge portion, but done to perfection.

1  Thank Shelley S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was a chilly, rainy May Monday evening in Maine and to our delight, 50 Local right on Main St. was open. This was our third or fourth visit and each time has been very pleasant. Frankly, I wanted to make a meal of the...More

1  Thank GrampiePete
Reviewed 31 May 2017

All the food is locally sourced. I think it's great that they support local farmers, etc and everything is fresh/seasonal. There is a chalk board in the main eating area detailing where all the ingredients for the day came from. Decor is upscale-comfortable-rustic. It does...More

1  Thank l64dragon
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The decor is cozy. Nice lighting both through all the windows during the day and via indirect lighting after dark. Subdued atmosphere. Nice bar. Not too big. Staff very friendly. The menu selections are fabulous. There were five in our party and tastes ranged from...More

1  Thank MSH444
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I now understand why I kept seeing this small storefront restaurant on the Main Street of Kennebunk, ME so frequently recommended.We had reservations but as it were didn't need them. It was a rainy night and the place was empty. We were warmly greeted and...More

1  Thank UKloverWaldoboro_ME
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great bar with interesting drinks. All dishes made with local ingedients. Roasted squash with beans and carrots on puréed celery is tremendous. Not to mention the homemade pasta! Smaller dining area, intimate ambiance. Desserts are fantastic if you've got room. Don't pass this up in...More

1  Thank sleev2085
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is one of the few places to dine in downtown Kennebunk. The menu has changed for the better, and although there are not many items to choose from the quality of the food and service are quite good. The space is dimly lit which...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Main St, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7021
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: +1 207-985-0850
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A new restaurant brought to you from local gal, Merrilee Paul and her husband David Ross that will feature the best of the area's resources. Relying on local farms, fisheries, and a commitment to the community, 50 Local is downtown Kennebunk's newest neighborhood establishment. 50 Local will feature an outstanding approachable menu containing many of the traditional dishes offered in French Bistros with an American take, served in a comfortable, elegant, and friendly atmosphere.
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