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Kaler's

48 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
1.207.633.5839
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Montreal, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

This is the only place in boothbay that has a varied menu. It is very affordable with generous portions. Server was very friendly.

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Amherst, New Hampshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Right in the crowded harbor area, so you have a good view of the boats and the harbor. Excellent seafood chowder, lots of big fish chunks. Service very fast & good. Whole clams were so-so (stuck together, not as crispy as they should be). Lobster wrap was good, not great.

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Willingboro, New Jersey
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96 reviews 96 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Kaler's provided a nice meal at the end of a long day of traveling. The portions are a good size, and the crab legs were particularly tasty. The fried shrimp were the only thing that was lacking, but that was more because I prefer my fried shrimp a bit crispier than they are served here. However, overall the meal was... More

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sequim
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69 reviews 69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

So happy to find a place that made clam strips. All four in our party enjoyed their entrees. Food was quite good but the atmosphere had a nervous feeling to it. Waitresses were whipping past our table making for a unrelaxed atmosphere.

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Dalton, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

nice indoor and outdoor seating, great service, reasonably priced and food was great, nice menu, several options

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Pleasant Valley, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My wife and I read trip advisor reviews and choose Kaler's. We were seated nicely and welcomed by our waitress with a smile. In fact most of the service people I noticed were all helpful and smiling. I had scallops which were the customary price $21.95, however, I got about a dozen of them. The French fries were noting to... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I loved the food, staff and atmosphere. I had the lobster stew and it was delicious! We will return here next time we visit Maine.

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Tokyo
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a friendly, casual restaurant. The food and prices are really good. You do have to walk down a fair number of stairs...we had two people with mobility problems. My only complaint would be that. Our waitress was great. Friendly, hardworking. Food was all good. Very casual. Almost "funky wharf" style which was fun. My sister-in-law said it was... More

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Clark, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had a nice meal here, good service and quiet. We each had a lobster pie for the first time, they didn't skimp on the lobster. Enjoyed it a lot.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stopped here for lunch on our first full day in town. We were not disappointed. Food, seafood, service and atmosphere were terrific. Very quaint and affordable. We'll definitely return.

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