farm+table in Kennebunkport is a treat for food lovers

Tucked away in Kennebunkport’s Cape Porpoise fishing village, the newly opened farm+table is a real find for food lovers – and everyone else too! Liz and Bruce Andrews first fell in love with Kennebunkport and decided to make it their home after walking away from corporate life (sounds familiar!).  They found a beautiful red barn …
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Calling all Foodies, it’s Coastal Maine Restaurant Week

Coastal Maine Restaurant Week is back again!  This annual foodie event runs from October 24th – 30th and features a great selection of restaurants all up and down the southern Maine coast. For restaurant week, participating establishments offer prix fixe menus for $25, $35 or $45.  This is a great way to try out old …
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The Whoopie Pie; Maine’s Official “State Treat”

Made with two soft cookie/cake-like halves, sandwiched together with a creamy smooth filling, these little snacks are delicious.  Traditionally made with chocolate and marshmallow, a wide and versatile range of flavors are now available. The New England region claims the whoopie pie as its own.  The Amish in Pennsylvania also lay claim and you can …
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Celebrate Autumn in Maine with Pick-Your-Own Farms

You wouldn’t know it from the unseasonably warm weather we’re having here in Kennebunkport, but Fall is just around the corner.  The official Maine Fall Foliage people are expecting these warm temperatures to extend the colors into late October.  Good news if you want to squeeze a last minute holiday in before winter hits! Fall …
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Dinner at Bandaloop in Kennebunkport is a feast for the taste buds

Bandaloop is my favorite restaurant in Kennebunkport. It’s not the ‘fanciest’ place in town, but you can’t beat the food here!  In fact, we love it so much that we chose Bandaloop for our 22nd wedding anniversary dinner last night. We first dined at Bandaloop in 2012 when we were just first time Maine tourists, …
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1802 House Bed & Breakfast Lobster Roll Recipe

The 11th annual Kennebunkport Festival kicks off this week.  It’s a great time to visit Kennebunkport for food lovers. As part of the Festival, the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport wanted to do something special for our guests that focused on good food, the beautiful inns and takes advantage of the lovely weather we have here …
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Where to get best lobster roll in Kennebunkport?

More Lobster! In our last post, we got you started on a few of the choices available in Kennebunkport.  One of the things that we say to our guests is that they should also consider the atmosphere when deciding where to go for their lobster roll.  Some places have a much more charming, authentic, Maine …
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Where to get best lobster roll in Kennebunkport? Part 1

Where to get best lobster roll in Kennebunkport? There it is, that eternal, age-old, most asked question we get here at the 1802 House Bed and Breakfast from our guests. And the answer is:  It depends! Seriously, a lot of factors go into the answer.  Some basic facts for people new to lobster roll – …
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