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48 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
+1 207-633-5839
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster pie” (34 reviews)
“crab legs” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (59 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A store clerk up the street recommended this restaurant. It has been owned by the same family for over 30 yrs. My wife had scallops and I had the clam chowder, baked beans and shrimp & lobster cakes. Service was very good. The chowder was...More

Thank jleonjr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here and after the capt compo cruise, We had happy hour here. It was fantastic. Martinis are $4.00 and beers $2.00. Really Nice place to spend happy hour. Would recommend to my friends.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 1 week ago

For supper I got their lobster roll. It was better than others I've had, but not the best. It was over priced for the size. The husband got chicken tenders, which he said were ok.

Thank Jen Dan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kaler's is right on the harbor and affords great views from the outside dining deck. Indoor seating is also available. Service is good and prices are reasonable for the area. The restaurant has a good casual vibe. My fried whole clams were very good. Kaler's...More

Thank coldmtn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked to Kaler’s from our nearby hotel. Great pub with good food. Our table ordered drinks, appetizers and burgers. All were brought to our table quickly. Our server checked on us frequently and added to the fun atmosphere on a beautiful Friday evening. We...More

Thank MyFamilyAndUs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had taken a day trip to Boothbay Harbor. Decided to have a light lunch (sort of) The service was ok the food was very good.The Clam Chowder was very good The burger was very tasty

Thank HappyGrandpa6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch with friends. Service was excellent. Food was great. Fried food was not greasy. Would defiantly return.

Thank Kathy E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was good and the food was delicious. Prices were reasonable. The hot lobster roll was very good and the popcorn shrimp was golden brown.

Thank gethridge48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal at Kalers. The food was fabulous. I loved the lobster pie. They had gluten free options as well. Nice view of the bay. Casual dining and great service.

Thank mojitodeb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked about 100 yards from our bed and breakfast lodging to Kaler's which had just opened for the 2018 season for dinner. Kalers reminds me of a pub with some seating for dinning. So it isn't fine dinning, but more of pub food. Their...More

Thank c2h5oh_1
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Questions & Answers
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
30 July 2016|
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Response from Seajay p | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very dog friendly!
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
USD 5 - USD 50
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Commercial St, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Boothbay Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-633-5839
  • E-mail
Located right in the center of town, Kaler’s cheerful staff will be waiting to seat you. We offer harborside dining in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Our menu offers everything from fresh seafood to sandwiches and burgers. Lunch and dinner are served daily from 11:30am – 8:00pm. Be sure to bring the whole family, Kaler’s is a family restaurant with fun for all ages. While you wait for your meal, bring the kids out to the dock and explore our live touch tank. Or try your luck at our gumball machine. If you find a lobster on your gumball, your dinner is FREE. Adults enjoy Happy Hour in our Hunky Dory Pub from 3:30-5:30pm daily. Patrons receive $1 off 16 oz. drafts, $3 house wines by the glass, and $3 well drinks. So go explore our beautiful coastline, visit the local shops, go on a hike or a lobster boat tour, and afterwards, think of Kaler’s for a great meal. We’ll be here, ready to serve you!
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