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The Red Cat Kitchen at Ken N' Beck

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Seafood, Contemporary
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14 Kennebec Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-6040
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Edgartown, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not know how this place gets good reviews the food is awful and desserts are even worse. Its' very very dirty in there staff looks dirty grungy and like they are strung out on drugs. I had a chipped glass too with my drink. My dessert was a fondant sugar bomb with a dried cake, it tasted gluten... More 

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FlavorCone, Owner at The Red Cat Kitchen at Ken N' Beck, responded to this review

Hello, I would suggest that you find something better to do with your time, I read your review profile and 90% of your reviews for all the restaurants you've dined in, are in the "terrible" column. People in the service industry work hard, support their families and that includes my biggest competitors, we are all in this business together and... More 

Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The is no denying that the food is absolutely amazing and portions are generous enough that that you leave feeling very satisfied. However, the size of the pour for the $16 glass of wine was very small, saying it was 4oz is being generous. It definitely didn't ruin our experience but it will be skipped next time around.

Thank Michele M
Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

This place offers fun, delicious dishes in a casual atmosphere. It's a bit noisy but that was fine and to be expected. My boyfriend and I really enjoyed our food and had a great time! You must get the Brussels sprouts! Some of the best we've ever had.

Thank Jessica C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

The Red Cat was all about local beer, Brussel sprouts and the Jaws movie...luckily we had finished eating before the sea turned red. Great service and exceptional food...

Thank NigelLFC
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

Had dinner here last Friday night. Food was delicious, hot crispy onions and fresh crab cakes to start. Dinner was local bay scallops and gnocchi, delicate flavor combo. Can't wait to go back!

Thank Jusmurf
Easton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Had the Red Cat experience Friday night and it did not disappoint! From the" wicked good" drinks to the main dish everything was on point. Crab cakes, gnocchi with scallops and some kinda wonderful short ribs and brussels sprouts.Oh Mama , I'm going back to the Cat. Great fun place.

Thank deenjeff6
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

We eat at the Red Cat as often as we can. The atmosphere is fun and upbeat with an incredible experienced staff. You can have a quieter table on the porch for a romantic night, sit at the bar for some fun conversation and excellent cocktails with the bartender or at a table inside to get a little taste of... More 

Thank DeirdrePat
Providence, RI
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Had a fabulous dinner on Friday night. The gnocchi and local scallops were to die for! The chef came out and spoke with our table as well as others, such a nice touch. Make sure you try the ginger infused lemonade - perfect

Thank LoHaAv
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Following several suggestions and Trip Adviser reviews, the two of us had dinner at the Red Cat last night. Very quaint and personable atmosphere, however we thought the food was average good and not a "wow, this was worth a over $200 dinner experience"

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Danville, California
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150 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

A very intimate, low-key dining experience for locals & newbies alike. The "fried chicken" is pretty special! We were there on a Sunday night in early Oct. but can just imagine what it must be like in high-season - yikes! Funny thing - they don't serve coffee???

Thank Mrmojo58

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $60
American, Seafood, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Kennebec Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-696-6040

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