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Ken's Family Restaurant

411 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-4228
+1 207-474-3120
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (26 reviews)
“chicken” (19 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
411 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-4228
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we go to kens family restaurant at least twice a month. The food they have has always came out of the kitchen nice and hot.

Thank 3dmardiv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been eating at Ken's for 40 yrs! They've never changed the recipe for their breading. It's light and never greasy. Always fresh food, great desserts, friendly/efficient wait staff.

Thank Wanda H
Reviewed 2 December 2017

great food and service staff is always there to help with your needs I go to Kens 3 or4 times a year for the sea food since 1999

Thank David F
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Great !! Thank you !

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Went to Ken's recently for lunch. Heard good things about the place and we were not disappointed. Husband had a seafood platter and it was huge. I have turkey croquettes and mashed potatoes and had to bring half my serving home. The food was excellent,...More

Thank Theresa S
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you ! So glad you enjoyed your visit !!

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Whenever we visit skowhegan, my hometown, dinner is at Lens. Been going there since they opened in 1970 as a drive in further up the road. Chicken basket with crinkle cut fries and Cole slaw. Don't even need the menu. Always moist and crispy. They...More

Thank Usonian64
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Same recipe and same family for all those years ! We are so proud and grateful to have such loyal customers like you!

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Let me start with the onion rings...reminded me of going to the local drive in - fresh and delicious! Had tasty fried shrimp and creamy Cole slaw. All very good. Service was excellent.

Thank Paul W
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Awesome! Glad your visit just what we strive for. Thank you for the review 😊

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Wait time was minimal. Food delicious and hot. Definitely worth the stop. Chicken was nicely seasoned, tender and juicy. Crispy too. Onion rings brought back pleasant memories!

Thank Elaine W
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you !! Same chicken and onion rings for all these years !!! So happy you came by!

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We have frequented Ken's for years and years. We know the family that are the owners and understand their commitment to quality and great meals at reasonable rates. It is always obvious that much time is spent training staff with an ever-present eye towards customer...More

Thank carrollw584
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you very much! It’s not always easy and not always perfect- but we always try to make our guests happy and meals consistently delicious and fairly priced 😃 we appreciate your business and support

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We stopped in on a Sunday with the grandchildren at Ken's Family Restaurant and had a great meal. Service was fast and the food was good.

Thank StacyandRandy
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Well, thank you ! We are so glad you enjoyed your lunch with the grandchildren!!

Reviewed 30 August 2017

When visiting my sister in Maine she took us to Ken's for dinner. She promised that it was a good family style restaurant with GREAT fried chicken and good portions. I am not one much for fried food but she made it sound so good...More

Thank Michael B
Monique D, Owner at Ken's Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Oh thank you ! She is such a wonderful young woman . I will share this review with her and her coworkers. I’m glad you enjoyed your visit with us!

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Response from Eaglesprit T | Reviewed this property |
im glad you like it we do the people are great to serve you and fast its clean and you get more than you paying for its nice to let people know were theres good food and a great place to eat this place has all that im proud... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Madison Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976-4228
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Skowhegan
  • Phone Number: +1 207-474-3120
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