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Moose Kitchen

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Come down to Moose Kitchen and take your taste buds on a North American journey. Freshly made food with authentic Canadian flavours. It is our mission to delight each customer's senses in every way possible, making every person feel as comfortable as we can. Our goal is to make it taste so good you’ll be planning your next visit before you go home.
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
CUISINES
Canadian, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After reading so many good reviews I've been wanting to try here for a while so decided to book for my birthday. Well the reviews are definitely not lying, the food is soooo good!! I shared the macaroni balls for starter (good job we shared...as these are BIG balls), best balls I've tasted!! We then ordered the roast beef dip, cheese and bacon burger, meatloaf and kids chicken goujons for main - all delicious, particularly the roast beef dip which other members of my party kept stealing from me! We didn't really need dessert but it would be rude not to! Front of house was so friendly and welcoming which really makes a huge difference as well and you can tell they put their heart into the food. Hubby and I have already been trying to work out a date for our next visit and looking at the menu to decide what to order next time!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you. So happy we didn't dissapoint and great to hear our balls and service are hitting the mark. We are aware that giving our reviews that we have a lot to live up to. The fact that locals like you guys are leaving them...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Still sitting in the restaurant having eaten the most amazing Whiskey River Meatloaf and Roast Beef Dip. Wow, fab, amazing. The service from walking in was superb, the food great and you must also try the Caesar cocktail. Will definitely be back.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

How wonderful. Thank you so much. Lots of people are put off by the clam element of the caesar but if you brave it we know its a treat. We look forward to having you back with us. Kay

Reviewed 4 days ago

So I don’t usually write a review but this venue was amazing. I love my food I love my burgers and they did not disappoint 1st of all booking a table was easy and simple bonus When we got there the owner (one of them)...was seating and welcoming everyone I mean she was so lovely 2nd menu I mean I wanted it all but we order 3 different starter one was the Mac and cheese balls omg they were huge but Amazing Then we order a burger literally beats 7 bones it was so juicy and I was in love 3rd the pudding mud pie was to die for I would happily go back again not only for the lovely owners but there food was amazing 100% well worth the trip to bournemouthMore

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, thank you, thank you. Honestly the pleasure was all mine. The lovely people I get to meet make my job worth while and you guys were lush. We hope you return again and again. Kay

Reviewed 5 days ago

Visiting for a special birthday while on holiday. Fantastic service from all staff. Food delicious, huge portions! Would recommend the beef dipping main course, gravy best ever.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you. So glad you celebrated with us and that we didn't dissapoint. Hope to see you again. Kay

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had read the reviews and were expecting good quality, tasty food. We were not disappointed! The standard of the food was excellent and did exactly what was wanted/expected. We had the beef dip and the bacon burger with poutine. Needless to say I now...want a jus dip with all main meals. Kay on front of house was so lovely and really made us feel at home. The whole vibe was awesome. This is a real gem of a restaurant and if I’m in the area again I will be visiting.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much sorry for getting you addicted to the jus. You guys were lovely to serve and we hope you can return. Kay

Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, like most people reviewing here I had to try out the food and customer service that everyone was raving about. As a summary, it delivered both in buckets. Never before have I walked in to a restaurant to be greeted by genuinely smiling and...waving staff looking so pleased that we had all arrived. Never. It just doesn't happen, period. But here it does. How wonderful! Firstly, the place felt welcoming from the staff to the ambience and kicking tunes being played in the place. Becky (with the big hair and even bigger smile!) introduced herself to us and took us to our reserved table in the corner. Menus handed out, orders placed and food delivered without a problem. There were 5 of us and we tried some starters to share. Nachos, Poutine and Halloumi fries. All delicious Mains were varied too. Roast Beef Dip was my favourite. Garlic bread with beef? Who'd have thought and dipped in to the beef jus was just devine. 'What the Cluck?' was a feast for our daughter (so we helped her with it:)) The fried chicken was SO moist and packed flavour. I was expecting it to be dryer but it was perfect. The 2 other burgers were tasty and juicy. I was hoping they were not red in the middle as these are handmade burgers but they were cooked perfectly throughout. The last was the Pizza Dog which looked kinda weird but reports back were bang on. To be honest when the food came out it didn't look much compared to a standard meal out when you'd expect a whole plate covered in food but we could all just not eat it all (and I have a big appertite)! Triple cooked chips were indeed, as another reviewer pointed out, a meal in themselves. We so wanted to try the Key Lime pie after hearing the waitress describe how it looks and tastes, but there was no more room! It was a nice touch that as my son, who's 17th birthday it was, left the table for a bit of fresh air (he'd stuffed his face) with his girlfriend, Becky came over and had a chat about the 'love birds', thank you Becky :) Interestingly, the place was not heaving with people even though the board outside said fully booked but one of the owners explained that on the night with limited people in the kitchen they wanted to ensure that the food coming out was top notch and that they were not just throwing it out in volume. Mission accomplished we all thought! Now prices. Its not the cheapest burger in town at around £16 but its the tastiest and if flavour is your thing, I'd recommend this place in a heartbeat. Would I come here again? I truly would. If I was more local, I'd have a seat with my name on it. Staff/owner were excellent from the smiles and waves at the start of our visit to the good nights at the end of it. Tips: Dont wear anything tight (you may lose a button at the end of the night!). Smile and be polite. You get back what you put in!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ah what an incredible review. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. This is why we do what we do. Simple. So happy we hit the mark with you guys and if you are ever back this way we hope you can return. Kay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted by a really friendly smile and asked where we would like to sit, the service throughout was exemplary. The food was spot on, very tasty and very very filling - if you want a pudding don’t even think about a starter

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. We genuinely enjoy what we do and to have it so well received is the cherry on the top. We hope we can look after you again. Kay

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great reception excellent food very good value & service . Wonderful burgers and a wide choice of Canadian style food . Enjoyed the experience been twice in one month and will certainly go again

Date of visit: September 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for supporting this little independant buisness. So happy you returned to us and hope you continue to do so. Kay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing attentive staff, fantastic food, generous portions, highly recommend a visit for the music playlist, will be visiting again soon.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This warms our hearts. Thank you so much. Hope you return soon to sample more from the menu and the playlist. Kay

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant as our last meal during our Bournemouth visit. Both service and food were amazing. The host was a great fun added to the overall experience. This is definitely a MUST TRY restaurant if you are living locally or...visiting Bournemouth. Shame that we live in London and I feel that we need more independent restaurants like this one. Following were what we ordered: * Customised non-alcoholic cocktail: I have been trying to stay away from alcohol due to medical reasons and often find my options limited. The host was very accommodating to my request. The drink served was definitely one of the best cocktails I ever had ( I am not a cocktail fan normally so I am kind of picky). * Seafood Chowder: Really really really good. Wasn’t sure about the bread until I had the first bite. It’s soft and perfect for dipping. I had various claim chowders in San Fran and can honestly say that the chowder at Moose Kitchen is just as good. * Meatloaf: A little too sweet for me but my husband loves it. This dish is perfect for Hunter’s Chicken fans. * Mac & Cheese balls: They are giant and so moist inside. It would be great if the restaurant can consider offering a tasting menu (small portion varieties) as there are so many other dishes I’d like to try. Final note: Prepared to be stuffed and the portions were generous! :)))More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Kay B, Owner at Moose Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking time to review us. We love that you enjoyed your visit and our food. So happy you enjoyed your cocktail too that will be staying in the menu. We hope you can return to us if you are in...More

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pappy3babes
16 December 2020|
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Response from Kay B | Property representative |
Hello. Yes we are open between Christmas and New year. We hope to see you soon. Christmas opening times are on our website . Kay
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Response from pappy3babes | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can only suggest that you contact them They are open Wednesday through Sunday l believe.
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Took a while to drive to from Bournemouth seafront. Wouldn't recommend walking.
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Yes, Moose Kitchen is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Moose Kitchen is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5