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Kudos American Grille

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2619 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1904 (Formerly Maggie's) (26 th and Dune Drive)
609-368-7422
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6:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Decent

Had a quick lunch here recently. Quite good, decent price. Very good service. My husband had a sandwich, while I had a salad, both were very good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2014
Jmcicero
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45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Go! You will be pleased. The French toast, the pancakes and the eggs are all very good. The staff is friendly and the bathroom spotlessly clean.

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Trenton, New Jersey
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had two breakfasts at Kudo's during our recent stay in Avalon. Good food and nice service. We visited after Labor Day and the owner's wife waited on us. She was extremely cordial and informative. We ate at the outside tables. Inside seating is also available. They serve lunch and dinner however we didn't avail ourselves. Menu looked very nice.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Typical seashore restaurant - over priced and mediocre (at best) food. Not worth the visit. Ridiculous that I could not buy a glass of wine, only a bottle. The mashed sweet potatoes are simply not edible due to the high amount of sugar or syrup they use. The grouper was too much and overdone with an overpowering herbal crust. Please... More 

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Had a quick lunch here recently. Quite good, decent price. Very good service. My husband had a sandwich, while I had a salad, both were very good.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I loved the homefries they had. Everything else to me seemed pretty bland. My sister's sandwich did end up having a hair in it so she didn't finish it. Other than that, the service was great and we were able to enjoy the gorgeous weather sitting outside on their patio.

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Bethesda, Maryland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My son and I were walking by looking for a break from the pizza and quick foods of the beach. The menu had a lot of appealing items and we went for it. We were quickly seated and our waitress was quickly at our table. We ordered the spinach dip and it came covered in cheese. When we pulled the... More 

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PA
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93 reviews 93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

After a wonderful day sitting on the beach, had a lovely meal, sat on the deck and enjoyed a seafood meal. Love the BYOB. The onion soup was salty, would not order it again. Only criticism was the lack of any creative dessert choices. Opted for ice cream down the street.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend were walking through Avalon and looking for a nice place to have lunch one Saturday in July 2014. Kudos seemed to fit the bill. We walked in and asked to take a look at the menu. We liked what we saw so we asked to be seated. The couple seated after us were seated at a nicer table... More 

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We were all in the mood for just salads, and they were fine. The atmosphere is nice. Seating outside, which is nice Good service. BYO.

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Dallas, Texas
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This place use to be "Maggie's", but seems to have about same menu. Nice setting, friendly and attentive wait staff, and clean. Nice covered outdoor porch to sit and eat/drink. We ate breakfast inside by window. Enjoyed our time there, but a bit pricey for breakfast - however it is Avalon so kinda expected. Eggs were perfectly cooked to order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2619 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1904 (Formerly Maggie's)
    (26 th and Dune Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: 609-368-7422

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 2:00 pm

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