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“A Maine Experience” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Kaler's

Kaler's
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
New Jersey
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“A Maine Experience”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

We were sent here by some of the staff at our hotel. The place is authentic Maine with lobsters on the dock in the rear. The food was very good and quickly served. The chowder is thick and full of clams and was what I needed after a cold August sunset sail! Both the lobster and the clams were well prepared.

Best tip--have a "Dan's Dark and Stormy" an excellent drink

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Delran
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“good food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

Food and service good. Atmosphere is down under. We had crab dip, really outstanding. We will stop here again on our next trip to Boothbay Harbor

Visited August 2013
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Danbury, Connecticut
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Casual and reasonable prices”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2013

Nice selection of lunch and dinner options- especially if you want fried foods or sandwiches. Be sure to try the desserts- lots of selections and very cheap compared to other places. The earlier the better- it can get loud and crowded later on.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Norfolk
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Kaler's - a pleasant surprise”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2013

I was skeptical at first but Kaler's is good at frying seafood without overcooking it like 90% do. It's the first seafood restaurant I've experienced where the clam strips were not just edible but pleasing. Not everything on the fried platter was exceptional but overall it was a pleasant surprise, and I am hard to please.

Visited July 2013
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Thank Robert A
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New York
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79 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Decent place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2013

We stopped at this place as it was close to where we were staying. Very friendly staff. Food was good. Good choice for families traveling to Boothbay Harbor.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank F B
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