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Ken's Family Restaurant

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441 Madison Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976
207.474.3120
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 42
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Consistency Trumps All

Stopped in on a family visit so my wife could get her lobster roll fix. Never disappoints. Best place we've found for this. I had Ken's House Burger. It came on a wheat torpedo roll with tomato, lettuce and cheese. The roll was a surprise but nonetheless tasty. Tons to eat and great flavor coupled... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2015
billwilkins
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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133 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in on a family visit so my wife could get her lobster roll fix. Never disappoints. Best place we've found for this. I had Ken's House Burger. It came on a wheat torpedo roll with tomato, lettuce and cheese. The roll was a surprise but nonetheless tasty. Tons to eat and great flavor coupled with a serving of onion... More 

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Thank billwilkins
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

I ordered the Lobster roll. Absolutely wonderful. STUFFED to the crust with Lobster. YUMMY..... very friendly servers and a great wholesome environment. Thank you, A Very Full South Carolinian #GoTigers

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Thank Stacey R
Skowhegan, Maine
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

One of our family's favorite places to eat. Wonderful staff and great food for any time of day. On the weekends they have a large breakfast buffet, complete with made to order omelets. Their wide menu for lunch and dinner includes most anything to please anyone. While they are known for their large fried seafood meals, the choices also include... More 

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Thank Jan D
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

The buffalo chicken is great and the lobster salad had more than enough lobster in it to fill you up I gave been here several times and always get great service and excellent food

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Thank Lisa K
Troy, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Travel'ed to Maine for a weekend- family party . We went to Ken's Faily Restaurant forBreKfast Sunday morning ..... GREAT. Buffet with made-to-order omelet so, 3 types of breakfast meats, fresh fruit and home made donuts ( also packers and waffles which we couldn't/ didn't try). The food was very good and the price was very reasonable - ... A... More 

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Madison, Maine
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Always an excellent meal. Great seafood, great burgers. Always good for lunch or dinner, staff is always friendly. Have eaten here for years.

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Thank mike c
Wisconsin
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Could easily share. Had combo plate (pork tenderloin and fantail shrimp) which was good. Ordered broiled seafood but brought fried. Place was very busy.

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Thank frugal-one
Coventry, Rhode Island
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Stopped in for lunch on Oct 14 2015. Impressed by how staff treated all patrons very helpful on menu and any questions about area. Our wait person wasn't sure where a place was so she and another person googled it and explained how to get there . Very helpful. I had calamari plate and my friend had the crab cake... More 

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bethesda md usa
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

we were passing through, this looked like a good stop for lunch. Yes it sure was. Very pleasant server, delicious food, very quick service, light, airy ambience. Couldn't ask for more.

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Thank 6205cr
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We were pleasantly surprised with the menu selections, prices and service. A great family restaurant! A good beer selection.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 441 Madison Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Skowhegan
  • Phone Number: 207.474.3120

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?