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Kelsey's

1545 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-7009
+1 609-344-2200
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (50 reviews)
“corn bread” (33 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1545 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-7009
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Last month I tried Kelsey and Kim's , I wasn't impressed, but it's rated higher than this. When I got there, the live band was wrapping up and leaving early due to a slow night. I wanted to try the bang bang shrimp based on...More

Thank Psyd8vee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My best friend and I were down on a bus ride from New York. After losing a lot of money at the casinos we passed by Kelsey's and decided to get some comfort food. I had the Turkey chops and my friend had the chicken...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is homestyle and fantastic. The bar is gorgeous. Makes a great date spot. The musical line-up is always fabulous.

Thank kathleenbM4209VN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw an article about good happy hours in AC and Kelsey's was on the list so thought we'd try it. Sat at the high tables by the bar but couldn't get service so moved to the bar where then the not so friendly bartender served...More

Thank FrannyK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was fresh and the service was great. Great family atmosphere and great live music. I would definitely revisit this location.

Thank romanol89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very popular place so call and make a reservation first or you may find yourself standing in line waiting for a while. We were blessed to visit on a night with live entertainment, so good entertainment and good food was the order...More

Thank S3453WSsheilas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow amazing!! You can go at anytime of the day and find something you ant to eat. I had the catfish and it was so good. My husband had the ribs and they fell right off the bones. The baked mac and cheese, there is...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is one of the best attractions in Atlantic City! From the moment We walked in the door, the politeness of the staff was very welcoming. We were seated immediately. The service was Great, and the food was Delicious!! I wish we had visited...More

Thank madavis46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this restaurant. I have been there many times with a family group of 20 down to intimate twosomes. I'm not sure which is the best part - the service, the menu or the soothing decor and atmosphere. My favorites from the Brunche are...More

Thank zarainfaith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had brunch here and it was awesome! Great service, great food. Must have the waffles and mac and cheese!!

Thank anitajar
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Patricia C
February 28, 2017|
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Response from robell3CEC | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe so! Just need to ask your server. Great Food
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jane s
September 8, 2016|
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Response from tede60 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is not open for lunch. The dinner menu is online. Kelsey and Kim own another cafe in AC which is open for lunch. Its on the corner of Melrose and New Hampshire Avenues.
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deedee3689
July 23, 2016|
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Response from Elman1952 | Reviewed this property |
Kelsey's is at street level and has Jitney access immediately in front. However, parking is limited and Kelsey's is more of a dinner/night club type of place. There is live music every night they are open and there is a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $25
Cuisine
Bar, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1545 Pacific Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-7009
    (Kentucky Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Jitney stops at front door.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-344-2200
  • E-mail
Description
Atlantic City's premiere Supper Club, located on the historic street of Club Harlem's own Kentucky Avenue. Come enjoy an evening of live music, flavorful fare and soulful spirits. At Kelsey's you'll find the area's best Southern Cuisine. One block away from the boardwalk and centrally located near the top casinos at 1545 Pacific Avenue, corner of Kentucky & Pacific Avenues.
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