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Kelsey's

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American, Steakhouse, Bar, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta, Grill, Canadian
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Richmond, Chatham, Ontario N7M 5J5, Canada
(519) 351-0330
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
My spouse gave great reviews on the ribs

I had the fish and chips (cod) and they were "ok". Nothing much to mention here. Just that: don't order them. My better half had the full rack of ribs and she said they were the best and meatiest she's ever tasted. They were juicy, meaty, and were done with a dry rub. They even provide a small... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Chatham, Canada
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  • Romantic
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Chatham, Canada
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110 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I had the fish and chips (cod) and they were "ok". Nothing much to mention here. Just that: don't order them. My better half had the full rack of ribs and she said they were the best and meatiest she's ever tasted. They were juicy, meaty, and were done with a dry rub. They even provide a small brush so... More 

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maritimes
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This place was ok...pricey and slow service. Food was ok but nothing great. It was my first time eating at one of these restaurants and I would not rush back...

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Mississauga, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Wanted to catch the game and this was a good spot. Close to my hotel with acceptable bar food. Staff was attentive and got the game I was looking for and made me feel welcome and comfortable.

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Bowmanville, Canada
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Was here recently for an informal meeting. Due to the occasion we were unable to order any food off of the menu. Shared a booth and basically had coffee and drinks. The staff were very good, plenty of refills and offers, but never felt rushed or that we were being hurried to move on.

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Kingsville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We ordered the supposed steak fajitas but it wasn't steak used. It was made with roast beef...lets get it right.

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Wallaceburg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised to have an excellent lunch for about $10. each. My wife and I had the same entree which was a combination of cream of broccoli soup, half of a turkey sandwich (absolutely stuffed with turkey), and a small salad. You may find a lunch cheaper somewhere else but not this nutritious or tasty. Only slight complaint... More 

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Chatham, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My husband and I try to go once a month to Kelsey's because we love the food. This particular location is hit and miss on service, though. My go-to meal is the Balsamic Chicken with mashed potatoes. Within the last year, they've taken to adding green onion to the mashed potatoes, which I'm not a huge fan of, but this... More 

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Imola, Italy
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is the best part of the menu: the burgers list. It was really funny. We went there during a business trip: the food was good and the service too. Nothing really original, but worked fine for us.

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Chatham, Ontario
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

Went to Kelsey's recently for lunch and was surprised to see an all new menu. Disappointingly, some of my favourite items including their BBQ chicken pizza are no more. What a pity.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Kelseys has changed and downsized their menu recently so the selection is not there. They have dropped many good dishes for only so-so dishes. Prices have gone up but no increase in quality. Example of lost quality - they don't use actual nacho chips anymore. Instead they have bland wanton chips that need to be seasoned to have any flavour.

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Address: Richmond, Chatham, Ontario N7M 5J5, Canada
Phone Number: (519) 351-0330
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham
Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Bar, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta, Grill, Canadian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Richmond, Chatham, Ontario N7M 5J5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: (519) 351-0330

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Bar, Hamburgers, Pizza & Pasta, Grill, Canadian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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