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The Village Tavern

110 Alfred Rd., West Kennebunk, Kennebunk, ME
+1 207-604-7954
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“short ribs” (31 reviews)
“lobster risotto” (26 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
110 Alfred Rd., West Kennebunk, Kennebunk, ME
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The food is consistently good. The bread came out warm. Everyone in our party was happy with their food and the drinks are a good pour.

Thank tripmember24
Reviewed 3 January 2018

great food and service at moderate prices. Best West Kennebunk has to offer. Can be a wait as this place is very popular and doesn't take reservations .

Thank Dcv8878
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

First visit..two thumbs up recommendation from shop owner in Wells. Off season so we did not make reservations. Place was packed but we were seated promptly. Ordered our little known cocktails..Rusty Nail, Southern Comfort Manhattan. As good as we have ever had!! Soup, dinner and...More

Thank Saldon K
Reviewed 11 November 2017

It was a rainy November on the Maine turnpike and hungry. We realized that the Village Tavern was open and close by (Dinner from 4PM). Arriving shortly after 4:30pm on a Monday 2nd week of November, a few tables and a couple of bar seats...More

Thank RCS3rd
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food here is great. The hardest part of a visit is trying not to get the same thing every time I visit. If I get the death penalty, I want the short ribs for my last meal. Comfortable, welcoming atmosphere (it can get kind...More

Thank KBKexplorer
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A return visit with friends; as wonderful as I remembered it. It was busy but staff was very accomodating and did its best to arrange a table comfortable for the five of us. Menu decisions ranged from seafood to sirloin tips all of which were...More

Thank sarluk
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Stop by and eat where the locals eat. All the food is freshly prepared using local seafood, meats and vegetables whenever they're available. See Mooca at the bar for a great cocktail, sit and relax, you can't go wrong.

1  Thank Train13
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I have never had a bad meal or even a bad experience here. The bar staff is phenomenal while you wait for a table or just stay at the bar! Parking can be a little tough at busy times. But well worth the effort.

Thank TT5051
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We were stay at a hotel not far from the restaurant. We didn’t feel like going out to eat after driving all day. I pulled up their website and looked at the offerings. Ordered two pecan crusted cod fish meals to go. They said it...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This was the best restaurant of our entire trip. It is located a bit out of town, but well worth the 10 minute drive. The food was excellent, the choices were terrific. They do not take reservations, and we waited about a half hour, but...More

Thank rosemarytraveler
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Robin S
14 November 2016|
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Response from Harry H | Reviewed this property |
Other responders indicate GF availability, open Monday and no reservations. I can only add, if you have to wait, it is worth it and dining at the bar is a great option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Alfred Rd., West Kennebunk, Kennebunk, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunk  >  West Kennebunk
  • Phone Number: +1 207-604-7954
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