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Kelly Jae's Cafe

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133 S Main St, Goshen, IN 46526-3701
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the opportunity to eat here during a business trip. I am not a fancy, cutting edge, hipster so I was more than apprehensive when I saw their website and read several reviews. Don't get me wrong, the reviews were great but the menu required me to hire a translator! I was pleasantly surprised when we arrived. The decor... More 

Thank Jim S
Goshen, Indiana
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kelly Jae's is an unique tapas style restaurant with delicious unique entrees. The trip to Goshen for dinner is well worth the drive. You will not be disappointed

Thank Tim M
Fenton, Michigan
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

I have followed this chef since she was at the Checkerberry Inn a few years ago. She has gone from excellent to outstanding. We were visiting the Goshen area on a short vacation, and the staff were good enough to squeeze us in on an early seating. Even though it was a busy night, the food was perfect. I highly... More 

Thank dawnbeth2
Goshen, Indiana
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

A surprisingly good and trendy spot in the little town of Goshen. Food is always excellent. Sometimes slower as each dish seems to be prepared fresh, but worth the wait.

Thank SmallTown411
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Haven't been in a few years and delighted that menu was changed missed some of the older items but enjoyed trying the new ones. Be prepared if you are a big eater you will need to order a few dishes and at around $10 per plate choose wisely. We enjoyed sharing the foods so had quite a few different items... More 

Thank Eliza D
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136 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

we arrived 10 minutes to closing and the staff were welcoming and friendly. they went out of their way to make us feel at home. the food was very very good - in our group of 5 we had steak, shrimp, asparagus, lettuce wraps, custinis (with goat cheese), and the grilled peach salad. the salad was recommended by wait staff... More 

Thank LoisWinnipeg
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600 reviews
362 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with friends and found a very popular local spot. We were there on Goshen's First Friday. Lots of people enjoying the beautiful downtown area. I ordered the crab cakes and they were delicious!

Thank Cystokid
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Great menu with lots of unique choices. So much more I want to try. Quiet environment and tasty drinks. A big overpriced menu but worth a try.

Thank angm212
Goshen, Indiana
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Dining at Kelly Jae's is not to be missed. Kelly's cocktails are imaginative, mixed with the best ingredients available. I'm especially partial to her pomegranate martini and French 75. The food is exquisite, the service impeccable, the wine list excellent. Kelly herself is usually present, greeting guests and checking to be sure that everything meets her high standards. This is... More 

Thank Judith D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Another small town gem. If you are passing thru the area at dinner time, stop here. Be aware that they close early. I had the small plates of smoked salmon with flat bread, coconut shrimp, and grilled crostini. They have a nice small plate selection (tapas) for sharing and an some nice entrees. It's a European dining experience (except for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Asian, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 S Main St, Goshen, IN 46526-3701
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Goshen
  • Phone Number: 574-537-1027

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?