We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Ocean Roll

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
70 Portland Rd. US Rt. 1, Kennebunkport, ME 04046
+1 207-450-0332
Website
Today
11:00 - 20:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

71 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 71: English reviews
Kennebunk, Maine
Level Contributor
15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Delicious lobster rolls, either traditional with mayo or served hot with butter. Excellent scallops too!! Great stop on your way to the beach!

Helpful?
Thank mary k
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Thank You ! Looking forward to a great 2017. See you in May More 

Spooner, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

very good lobster rolls, we got a twin pack. freshly made and just melting in your mouth. nice crew on a truck . i think we paid $28 for two rolls but they were delicious

Helpful?
Thank amarh725
Maine
Level Contributor
26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

My mother in law from NJ recently moved here to Maine to be near us. She has been trying different things "lobster." I went up to the order window and told the woman in the truck that my mom wanted to try a real Maine lobster roll and we heard these were great. I expected the woman to say something... More 

Helpful?
Thank guitarkis
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Glad you liked your lobster rolls. Sorry to disappoint you with our lack of hospitality. Its been a long season of 60 hour weeks More 

Wrentham, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We always stop here for lunch when heading to the K-port area, which is about 7 times a summer. Food is no frills, but super fresh. Mostly fried seafood with fries. Also have dogs and burgers.

Helpful?
Thank IsataCM240
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

We serve everyone only what we want to eat ourselves. Glad you noticed !Thank you for your support !! More 

North Waterboro, Maine
Level Contributor
46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I was told that I must try the lobster roll from this place, so I had all intentions to, but I got side tracked when I saw they offered a 1/2 beef 1/2 bacon burger. It was tasty. I will go back again I probably won't get the lobster roll even though that's what everyone raves about because I'm a... More 

Helpful?
Thank glorijane w
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Thank You Gloria, yes you have try a lobster roll. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Concord, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We tried the hot lobster roll with butter. It was delicious! It came with a side of cole slaw that seemed home made and was very good too. The lobster roll was $15, which I'm guessing is about average for the area. If you like fried seafood definitely check this place out!

Helpful?
Thank Danielle C
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

You can't go wrong with fresh lobster, white bread and hot butter. Thank you for stopping by the truck!! More 

Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Had a lobster roll which was excellent, and a cup of the clam chowder which was simply amazing. Staff was very friendly.

Helpful?
Thank PvilleTravelinCpl
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

That's awesome. So glad you enjoyed the chowder. Thanks for taking you time to thank our great staff. More 

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
99 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Starving, we pulled over to see about their lobster rolls. I had heard they were good, and holy cow were they! Honestly, excellent food and friendly people. Not a great location, but if you need lunch before or after a trip to Hannafords, stop here!

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer H
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Thank You for the praise !! We don't serve anything we would eat, and we have been in the fish business for 30 years, so we are pretty picky about what goes out the door. More 

West Fork, Arkansas
Level Contributor
69 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

This is a food truck and not a restaurant, that being said the lobster rolls were excellent each of the 5 days I visited the truck. There is about 6 picnic tables with umbrellas if you want to eat there, which I recommend if you are getting the hot lobster rolls. The staff was very friendly and the orders were... More 

Helpful?
Thank Daniel M
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Thank You !! So glad you liked the hot lobster roll !! More 

Constantia, New York
Level Contributor
150 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

For the reviews on TA and the price I thought I would get more. The lobster roll was tiny. I wouldn't come here again to pay this. The roll tasted good and the lobster tasted fresh, but I left hungry.

Helpful?
Thank Sarahe5682
sharkster55, Owner at The Ocean Roll, responded to this review

Sorry we dissappointed you on the size of the lobster roll. Its on Maine hot dog roll with a 4 oz ice cream scoop of lobster meat. Please stop by again and let the girls know and I am sure they can make it up to you!! More 

Travellers who viewed The Ocean Roll also viewed

Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
 
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
 
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks
 

Been to The Ocean Roll? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 15
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Portland Rd. US Rt. 1, Kennebunkport, ME 04046
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Kennebunks  >  Kennebunkport
  • Phone Number: +1 207-450-0332

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Ocean Roll and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from The Ocean Roll staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?