Chef David Turin of David's KPT - Biography

Kennebunkport, ME

August 2013

Overlooking the main waterway of Kennebunkport from inside the Boathouse Waterfront Hotel, David’s KPT is David Turin’s brand new venture. First a restaurateur and then a chef, Turin who is already a well-known fixture of the Portland, Maine, dining scene, has brought his refined comfort food to this shiny new outpost, which also features a restaurant-within-a-restaurant, Opus Ten. Turin who has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry such as Michel Fatoussi, was named the Maine Restaurant Association's Chef of the Year last year. He is also the owner of David’s Monument Square in Portland and David’s 388 in South Portland, two exceptional restaurants known for their imaginative flavor combinations. Turin has owned and operated his own restaurants for nearly 30 years.