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48 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
+1 207-633-5839
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster pie” (32 reviews)
“crab legs” (9 reviews)
“chowder” (42 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
48 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
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1 - 10 of 627 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Kaler's didn't look like much but the food was excellent and the staff was extremely nice. We were in a hurry to catch a ferry ride so they made sure to rush our order. Very nice views of the harbor.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed yesterday

The shrimp/lobster cakes were delicious! We ate on the deck, service was prompt and friendly. Very nice end to the day of sightseeing.

Thank Nanette F
Reviewed yesterday

Our family of 5 ate at Kahlers in June 2017. was greeted immediately and seated quickly. the wait staff was very efficient with very quick and extremely pleasant service. The food was quite good and enjoyed by all. Portions were of average size and cost...More

Thank Joel H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was easy to get in and out of. We ate here twice during our stay at BBH. The truffle fries are outstanding, as is their Southern Maine Lobster Roll. The fried pickles are the bomb! Every meal there was great! I highly recommend...More

1  Thank Heather D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm allergic to all things from the sea and found myself in Boothbay Harbor for a wedding. The hostess and staff here went out of their way to help me select a dinner that wouldn't have any trace of seafood in it. I had their...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for a quick lunch after taking the Whale Watch boat. Had a good cup of chowder and tried the calamari. Wasn't expecting the calamari to be only rings, but that's what we got. It was okay. We like when you get the little "bodies...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meals were very, very good. The service was a bit slow, but they were short staffed, which was being addressed. I'd rec to all my friends !

Thank 123sealady123
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my husband's favorite restaurant of all the eating places in Boothbay Harbor. Their seafood is always fresh! Hubby's favorite dish was the Deluxe Platter consisting of scallops, haddock, shrimp and clam strips all for $26. We had always gone to the Lobsterman's Wharf...More

1  Thank gogranny60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by here for evening meal, outside on the waterfront . We both enjoyed the meal and location .

Thank 1Wikdturkey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and value. Locally owned and managed. Right on the water in Booth Bay and walk-able to all the attractions and shops in town.

Thank indyvagabond
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you closed for winter and if so when will you re-open, I'm hungry..
25 March 2017|
Response from Sam K | Property representative |
Hello, It is to cold here and there is still snow on the ground. Boothbay Harbor always said they rolled up the sidewalks in the winter, and they haven't put them back down yet. We will open the third week in May! Thanks for... More
Dog friendly?
30 July 2016|
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Response from Seajay p | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very dog friendly!
hi do you know if they have hardshell lobster in september and is can you see the water from the dinning area. thank you
7 May 2015|
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Response from scorpio6737 | Reviewed this property |
Hi not sure on the lobster (sorry) but yes you can get seating with a view.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-5839
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