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Kennebunkport Restaurant Tradition since 1953

Nestled on a cove in Kennebunkport, Mabel’s Lobster Claw has been serving classic Maine seafood since the 1950s. A vibrant coastal village, Kennebunkport is filled with Maine culture and spirit. Locals and tourists alike visit our Ocean Avenue restaurant for quintessential seafood fare, including lobster rolls, fried clams, and steamed lobster. Dine in our cozy space or on our front porch during summer.

Press for Mabel’s Lobster Claw

lobster roll and fries

Fodor’s Expert Review
Since the 1950s, this tiny spot on Ocean Avenue has been serving lunches and dinners featuring lobster (baked and in rolls), clam chowder, and other seafood, as well as homemade pies…

Lobster claws and tail

Mabel’s was the winner of “The Manliest Seafood Shack in America” by Men’s Health Magazine, and also the second place winner of “Best Seafood Restaurant in America” by USA Today’s Readers’ Choice Awards.

boiled lobster and clams

Shore dinner’s ancestors are Algonquin clambakes in which clams and corn were layered in seaweed over hot stones; the modern version is built around lobster and clams. Mabel’s is a good place to enjoy it…