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The Bowery Dugout

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857 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY 12401-1739
+1 845-331-7200
15:00 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 10:00
Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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Port Ewen, New York
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best in town for great sea food. Lobster is fantastic. The staff is#1, by far the best in the area. Not to be missed.

Thank mrrpw12466
Red Hook, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the highest quality seafood restaurant in the area. One location , Family run and supervised . Great drinks, attentive service and a friendly crowd.

Thank Wayne G
Rhinebeck, New York
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Fresh, simply prepared seafood. You can tell that so many customers are regulars. The staff is super friendly and accomodating. I had the panko crusted swai with lemon butter. So crunchy and delicious! My wife had snapper and shrimp in scampi sauce. Huge portions and delicious. Reasonably priced.

Thank mjregan
Kingston, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for years but this last experience was a disappointment. Crab cakes were mushy and the sauce that came with them was simply some mayo and spices...not palatable at all. The Swai had no sauce and the sweet potatoes were soggy and gross!

Thank toots0613
Diane L, Manager at The Bowery Dugout, responded to this review

We are truly sorry you had a bad meal. We strive to do our best to make everyone leave happy. If you send your address we will gladly send you a gift certificate. Give us another try. More 

Shokan, New York
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Just returned from a fabulous early New Year's Eve dinner... Everything was perfect... The service and the food were exceptional. My husband had a delicious steak (which is a real treat for him, cardiac patient, so only gets steak for special occasions). And, he couldn't have been more pleased !!! Me? Alaskan King Crab legs - also a rare treat... More 

Thank DMF53
Olivebridge, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Always fresh, palatable to a fault, friendly beyond friendly a favorite for 7$ a dozen clams on Thursday night. Just love it!!😍

Thank Gumbychally
Beaufort, South Carolina
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97 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had a nice meal with family, and had the Swai...a fish smothered in a garlic cream sauce that is just incredible. Great vegy and other sides. Enjoyed the time with family, and they also had a nice meal. Owner is a great guy, and comes out to see everyone. Don't miss eating here

Thank Christopher J
Diane L, Guest Relations Manager at The Bowery Dugout, responded to this review

We thank you for visiting us st the Bowery and delighted you enjoyed your meal. More 

New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I only had an appetizer, but it was superb. I really mean superb. The restaurant hadn't changed from the days in the 1950's and 1960's as far as warmth and friendliness. Our waitress kept us entertainment with a fun patter of chatter.

Thank Linda C
Kingston, New York
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88 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I haven't eaten here in many years so I figured that it was time to go and check it out. We started out with the shrimp cocktail and it was okay. The cocktail sauce tasted a little watered down and the shrimp were okay. The salad was very, very good. I ordered the seafood platter and the scallops were awesome... More 

Thank baseballstadiums2013
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My family has been eating at this resturant for as long as it has been owned by the current ownership and for good reason. They serve consistently excellent meals and are reasonably priced as anyone else in the Hudson valley. Anyone looking for a resturant for a special occasion should have theBowery Dugout on their short list.

Thank Ron A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 10:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 857 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY 12401-1739
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 845-331-7200

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Salisbury, Connecticut, United States
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?