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Federal Jacks Restaurant and Brewpub

) #6 of 50 Restaurants in Kennebunk $$ - $$$ American, ,
8 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7756
+1 207-967-4322
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (41 reviews)
“burger” (68 reviews)
“chowder” (37 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7756
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dropped by to have a beer after walking around Kennebunkport after having seen the brewery advertised. Although the brewery itself was closed, the bar upstairs was very helpful and informative and after sampling a couple of brews, felt the need to eat. Although the restaurant...More

Thank Pauluswoodgnome
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great lobster roll and chowder along with a frosty beer while watching the passers by on the waterfront. Definitely a prime spot and the food was great.

Thank psoutherly
Reviewed 5 days ago

While shopping in town we decide to eat here cause it seemed big enough to get a seat during a busy time. Sat at the bar and ordered a beer for me and wine for the wife. Beer was just ok didn't have time to...More

Thank john D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I think you are paying to say you ate in Kennebunkport. I felt it was overpriced for what you got. I started with NE clam chowder. Best bang for your buck. The chowder was fresh, clean, velvety and a great taste loaded with potatoes and...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband loved the seafood and I enjoyed the hummus - and the peanut butter pie was awesome! Great location by the waterfront and marina.

Thank MelS0522
Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything is really good, but since it's really busy, it's not quite as clean as many of the other places. Food was excellent as two of us had halibut and one had stuffed lobster. One of us had the naked lobster roll and he didn't...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had the onion soup and lasagna. They were okay, have had much better. Not much of seafood eater. Beers were beers, did not order anything unusual. Outside dining was nice but sat interior so really could not enjoy the scenery just looked at folks around...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great time. A tad bit pricey, crab cakes and lobster bisque great. Homemade beer was great too. While we waited for table went to the Pilot House for drinks and listened to live 80s band. They were great!!!

Thank TomYac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been vacationing in Kennebunk for as long as I can remember and can remember when Federal Jacks open its doors. They really have a great menu selection and an awesome variety of beers. I got the beer sampler which was 4 ounce pours...More

Thank Jendavino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat out on the deck for an afternoon drink and appetizer. Tried the local beer - porter was tasty. The blackberry specialty drink was excellent. Nachos, Hummus; seafood selections were all excellent. Lively place with people enjoying the day.

Thank Mitchell F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Western Ave, Kennebunk, ME 04043-7756
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: +1 207-967-4322
  • E-mail
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