Federal Jacks Brewpub (Kennebunkport Brewing Co.) | Kennebunk, Maine
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Federal Jacks Brewpub (Kennebunkport Brewing Co.)
Exceptional based on 19 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

8 Western Avenue
Kennebunk, Maine United States 04043 [ print map ]
207 967 4322

federaljacks.com

Hours: 11:30am-1am, seven days a week


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19 reviews for Federal Jacks Brewpub (Kennebunkport Brewing Co.)
 Ambiance  73%
 Service  70%
 Selection  63%
 Food  72%
 Value  68%
 Overall  73%
 Rating  76%
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 10/20
nakedwhendrunk  (64) Juneau, Alaska | June 28, 2014
Well, I feel obligated to say something on this place as its got some great food here. The beers aren’t bad, perhaps nothing to go bonkers about, but the service was always good. As far as I know, all of the standard Shipyard and KBC beers are there. Its pretty clean and well serviceable but almost every time I’ve been there, the waiters and waitresses have had a lack of knowledge of beers. If one is going to have a brewpub, try not to hire people who are going to recommend wine over beer with food. It just shows plain stupidity.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
puboflyons  (100) Allenstown, New Hampshire | June 23, 2014
This is a lovely setting right on the water with a deck overlooking the lagoon area as well as interior seating. Off street parking. You can get all of the standard Shipyard and Kennebunk Brewing Company beers there as well as a few brewery-only beers. They do provide tasting samplers up to 13 five ounce glasses. The menus has a variety of seafood, sandwich, meat choices. This is a big tourist area for Maine so expect to pay a little more. Nice gift shop. While the service is friendly, I like to ask the staff about the in-house beers and the brewing process and my waiter did not seem too inclined to discuss any of that with me. I recommend going during the off-season to avoid the traffic.
82
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Vballnbeer  (72) Gorham, Maine | July 5, 2013
I like Federal Jacks. It is right on the water, has nice ambiance, and really good seafood. Good lunch or dinner stop after a day in Kennebunort.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale  (188) Lansing, Kansas | September 27, 2012
Nice location with river view. Service was good, busy place. Limited beer selection. Only had time for one so selected the Taint Town Pale Ale, which was just OK. Wish I had more time for this visit.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
thunderhops  (20) Vermont | August 6, 2012
We had very good service, sat outside overlooking the harbor. Beer was good and so was the food, someone did screw up my order of a IPA, I got a brown ale instead, but it’s all good
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 10/20
swoopjones  (308) Buffalo, New York | September 7, 2011
great location, OK beer, food was average. Mainly Shipyard beers, with a couple of house beers. Decent chowder & Lobster Roll. Avoid the Pot Roast sandwich
68
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
mcox90  (48) Wilton, New Hampshire | July 12, 2011
Visited this past weekend. Had lunch and beers on their deck. Never even went inside, so can’t say much about the decor. The deck was nice, but next time I’ll wait for a table in the shade. Service was decent. They were busy. Food was good and I thought reasonably priced. Beer selection was just okay. It is mostly Shipyard, although I had the Kennebunkport Taint Town Pale Ale. Nice gift shop downstairs where you can get Shipyard beer, glassware & misc souviner type items. I’ll go back.
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 16/20
TaktikMTL  (241) Montréal, Quebec | November 2, 2010
Établissement visité le samedi 24 juillet vers 13h. Ambiance: Petit complexe sur 2 étages. Belle terrasse avec vue sur la rivière. Restaurant propre et éclairé. Service: Attentionné avec présentation des bières maisons. Sélection: 6 régulières et 3 saisonières. Nourriture: Succulante. En entrée: Sashimi de thon et chaudrée de palourdes. Plat principal: Paëlla et saumon au curi. (157e rating d’établissement)
68
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
Immy  (110) Virginia Beach, | February 8, 2009
Had lunch here, and visited the store downstairs, where you can buy bottles. Nice place, overlooking the water. Waitstaff had an OK level of knowledge on the beers. Food was decent, but not great, and a tad pricey. Decent brews.
68
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 12/20
urnamesucks  (2) New York City, New York | August 20, 2008
Just okay. Staff not very knowledgable about the products.

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