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Anneke Jans

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Tue, 6/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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STARTERS‏‏
8
seasonal soup
2.75 each
oysters on the half shell, cocktail sauce, mignonette
5
fried olives, garlic aioli
9
farmers salad, greens and veggies, roasted tomato vinaigrette
11
great hill blue cheese +1
wild maine mussels, bacon, onions, white wine, cream
13
cheese board, mustard, house pickles, fruit, toast
12
spinach salad, delicatta squash, scarlet turnips, feta, warm bacon vinaigrette
13
steak tartare, caramelized onion, duck egg, shaved pecorino, caper, crostini
10
roasted beets, whipped goat cheese, greens, spicey candied walnuts
TO CONTINUE
20
great hill blue cheese +1
wild maine mussels, bacon, onions, white wine, cream, pomme frittes
21
roast chicken, ratatouille, micro green salad, jus
28
hanger steak, tomato tartlet , yerba mate demi
29
duck breast, molasses glaze, salsify, mushrooms, plums, micro arugula
26
salmon, squid ink pasta, acorn squash, heirloom tomato broth
17
potato gnocchi, mushrooms, brown butter sage, goat cheese
34
new york strip, carrot two ways, mushroom, demi
26
halibut, baby turnips, salsify, fish fume
PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a first rate restaurant located in old town Kittery. Great ambiance and excellent menu. The food is fresh and interesting. We ordered a paella-like risotto dish topped with generous amounts of seafood/ shellfish. This dish was absolutely fantastic! This dish was a special,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kari B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in a couple weeks ago with a group. The food and service was good. I would be back. I would recommend to friends and family

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Chadwyck1
Reviewed January 28, 2019

We have been loyal customers of Anneke Jans for the past 9 years. We have always enjoyed the ambiance and atmosphere of this special place. We have experienced many chefs over the years but Chef Nils is unquestionably the best. He is new to the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dnos6749
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Dinner of oysters, lollipop lamb and duck was delicious. Reasonably priced bottle of wine and superior service by Michelle will keep us coming back. Thank you for a great evening and the valet service takes the headache out of trying to park in a super...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rodger S
Reviewed November 10, 2018

We have eaten at Anneke Jans several times in the last few years and always enjoy it. The food is interesting and generally well crafted, and the staff are unusually welcoming and pleasant. We had an evening we thoroughly enjoyed and will certainly return, even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WMSME
Reviewed October 23, 2018

This is a small, lovely, intimate restaurant that serves amazing food & has excellent service! Try the coffee rubbed salmon appetizer. The Statler chicken with risotto was perfect and definitely save room for the chocolate flourless cake dessert. Only downside is parking in Kittery center...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ElynnT
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I don't know why designers are creating these very loud, noise-bouncing eating spaces where every time a fork touches a plate it sounds amplified a thousand times. It is very hard to have conversation. Anneke Jans is one of these places. But screw your courage...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sandpiper2016
Reviewed October 19, 2018

I was here for my 2018 visit in first week of October. It was as wonderful as it was the first time. I had mussels with their wonderful cream sauce. Fantastic duck for a main course and their famous bread pudding for the sweet treat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank catskillperson
Reviewed October 18, 2018

My wife and I had reservations for a Saturday night, and were seated promptly. We ordered fried olives (good, but a little salty), PEI oysters (very nice and briny) for appetizers. We often split salads and entrees (not because of the cost, but two entrees...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lowell232
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Have been going here for many years and continue to love it. Cozy, great food, wonderful bar area. Don’t miss the fried olives and mussels with blue cheese!!

Date of visit: August 2018
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Usually just fine. We always go there with another couple. We have been several times, and only once was there a problem -- a party of eight was seated in the center of the room and they made conversation difficult for... More
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This would be a terrific place for a wedding rehearsal dinner!! Great atmosphere, beautiful place, intimate setting and great food. Don't know if they do private parties and weekend nights might be difficult to reserve but... More
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