Kennebunkport Culinary Walking Tour
Please note: We had a wonderful season in Kennebunkport and will start up again in May, 2015. You may purchse non-expiring gift certificates for these tours anytime and they make great gifts for the food lovers in your life!
Enjoy the Tastes of the Port!
Join us for an historic and culinary walking tour of Kennebunkport and Lower Village. The area has been home to those who make their living on the sea for centuries and a popular destination for visitors who love the history, beautiful beaches and plentiful outdoor activities. In recent years the culinary scene is also attracting visitors with nationally renouned chefs, gourmet catering companies, craft brewers and award winning food artisans.
This tour takes a leisurely half mile walk from Dock Square across the bridge into the lower village as you taste all along the way what it means to be from Maine. You will visit with shop keepers and food artisans, taste chowders, lobsters, cheese and more, all regionally sourced and created by local talent. Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will take you to 7-8 venues to sip, taste and learn about Maine's culinary history and vibrant food scene.
ADVANCE PURCHASE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED.
Tastes of the Port samplings include:
When: Tuesday through Saturday, June through October, and weekends in May
How long: 2.5-3 hours
How much: $49
What’s included: All food and beverage tastings and the guided tour
Who: All ages are welcome, but must possess a valid ID to consume alcohol
Capacity: 14 people per tour
What to wear: Comfortable clothing, shoes and umbrella if it rains
Weather conditions: Tours takes place rain or shine
Where: Meet at Dock Square located at 2 Ocean Avenue
For group tickets, call 207-233-7485 or e-mail Wendy@mainefoodietours.com.
“We had a marvelous time! This was very informative and nicely paced for all ages. (We had two strollers full!)”
"This tour was fantastic and I loved every minute of it. This was a suprise being such a local."
Betty Lunt from Portland, ME
Our tour guide was fantastic! She was very outgoing, friendly, funny and just generally a great person. the tour was very interesting and enjoyable. We have recommended it to numerous friends and plan on doing it again when relatives are visiting. Thanks to Wendy for a very memorable day!"
David C. M. Galbraith, Town of Gorham, Gorham Municipal Center
"Liked the tour so much, we went on to take their tours in Bar Harbor and Portland in the same week. Each was a delight. Each share a unique perspective on local history, folks, and cuisine."
Reverand Dr. Robert from Frederick, MD