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Kelly's Steak and Seafood

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316 Boal Ave, Boalsburg, PA 16827-1447
814-466-6251
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2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Really 4.5 out of 5, great place

I made reservations for a business meeting with 8 people and they put us in a room, with another group, but it was fine. 2 minor things before we compliment - DON'T get the lemonade - mine was like lemon water and I paid $2.50 for it. I don't like to complain when out with clients so I didn't... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
JohnCAPWN
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Binghamton, New York
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English first
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I was stuck in State College for the evening due to a flight delay, and was really happy to have discovered this little gem, a little further out of town. The wine selection was fantastic. I ordered the Kelly's New York strip, rare- my steak came out perfectly! The ambiance was good- busy but calm- and the service was relatively... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I made reservations for a business meeting with 8 people and they put us in a room, with another group, but it was fine. 2 minor things before we compliment - DON'T get the lemonade - mine was like lemon water and I paid $2.50 for it. I don't like to complain when out with clients so I didn't. The... More 

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Needham
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159 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

I had the crab cakes. They were good but the grilled vegetables that came with them were better. Jasmine rice with ginger was tasty. This was an overpriced dish. My husband had the blackened salmon. He was warned that it was spicy and it was.

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Central Florida
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The service seemed slow. The restaurant has a pleasant interior with prices that indicate better food. The seafood was not up to ocean side quality, but was above average.

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My friends and I were in town for Arts Fest and we usually went to the Gamble Mill, but we heard that they had closed. A friend of ours, who lives in State College told us about Kelly's, so we thought we should check it out and we were very happy that we did. All of our meals were outstanding.... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This restaurant is charming and provides indoor and outdoor seating. The food was exceptional and included sandwiches and full entrees. It is a little pricey, but the food was well-worth the cost.

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State College
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I can't believe I've never reviewed this place before - it's my favorite restaurant in State College. I like to go there to celebrate birthdays, and when I retired last year I requested that we hold my work retirement party at Kelly's. I find the food is always reliably delicious and the service is friendly and attentive without being hovering.... More 

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State College, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Interesting way of seating...there was a 20 minute wait as we did not call ahead for reservations. After having a seat at the bar for 20 minutes, we were seated at a table in the bar which we really didn't want, nor were we asked. This table had been vacant since we arrived and one of the people working behind... More 

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harrisburg pa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I visit 2 or 3 times a year for business lunches. We have to be assertive to get a quiet corner away from the bar. Hostess accommodates us but not graciously. Food is always good especially the seafood chowder. The specials do vary and show imagination. I do have one complaint...a sign of a really great restaurant is one that... More 

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Lancaster PA
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56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I was in the area for business and Kelly's was recommended as the best steak place in the area. It did not disappoint, and I am willing to pay the price for a good piece of beef. I had the New York strip and chowder - both were very good. My friend had the special flank steak. The beer selection... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 316 Boal Ave, Boalsburg, PA 16827-1447
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Boalsburg
  • Phone Number: 814-466-6251

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?