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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Five Things to do in Kennebunkport Maine in November

Many people believe that once the fall colors have peaked and faded, there’s no reason to come to Maine.  Not true!  We’ve got five reasons for you to take a few days to getaway and enjoy Maine’s southern coast region this November. Bundle up and walk the beaches looking for sea shells and sea glass.  …
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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 the Holidays – Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude

That’s right, it’s only September but we’re going to start talking about Christmas already.  As those of you who have been to Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude holiday festival know, you’ve got to plan early because things sell out quickly! For those of you who haven’t attended a Christmas Prelude yet, let’s see if we can convince …
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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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Lobstering in Maine; a rich history and way of life for many

Today Maine is the largest lobster-producing state in the nation.  It’s a $334 million dollar industry.  There are over 3 million lobster traps in Maine waters and in 2014, 124 million pounds of lobster were landed in Maine. I’m not a Mainer so this whole lobstering thing is new to me.  I’ve been learning about this …
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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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