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The Bowery Dugout

857 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY 12401-1739
+1 845-331-7200
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (20 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
857 Ulster Ave, Kingston, NY 12401-1739
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Fresh food. Excellent service. Never disappointed. The wait staff caters to you as soon as you enter. One of Kingston's fi est restaurants.

Thank suzymarq
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Our table of four had fresh, delicious food and the halibut beurre blanc was excellent. My husband had a special request for a dish that wasn't on the menu, and Chef Bruce went out of his way to make it for him and it was...More

Thank karmi
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Three of us went here for a friend's birthday because the reviews seemed very good. I am rating this as average because two of the dinners were decent, but the third was pretty bad. We shared a shrimp cocktail which was not very tasty, very...More

Thank ms5512
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Food was mediocre -average not hot when came To table. very loud felt like a barroom Too expensive for a pub wait staff great not handicap accessible

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

So we went on a Saturday early bird night around 5 called for reservations because of other reviews. The server was fantastic had a great personality and explained the specials and early bird menu. I had the fried seafood platter very tasty. They give you...More

Thank mike16586
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We haven't been to The Dugout in years. My dad was a bartender back in the 60's! Well, it didn't disappoint. Great service, perfect cocktails, fun atmosphere and really good food. The prices are reasonable, too. We had an assortment of seafood and absolutely loved...More

Thank peggywestshokan
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The Bowery Dugout's website states, "Kingston's oldest and finest Seafood restaurant and steak house, has been serving the Hudson Valley since 1947.". Sadly, the building is not wheechair accessible, so those who have been coming to the restaurant for years, who now may be mobility...More

Thank carefulmom2013
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I can’t count on all my digits how many times I have attended raw bar thursday’s And as always bruce’s Crew does a great job!!! The clams ‘raw’ are perfect randy is some shucker! Never get surprise shell pieces which is completely understandable as well...More

Thank thsjr2
DianeL683, Server bartender - manager at The Bowery Dugout, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Thank you for the great response.

Reviewed April 11, 2018

I've loved the Dugout for years but hadn't been in awhile. The lure of soft shell crabs was all it took. The crabs were fresh and huge. We had them scampi, fried and francaise style and they came with flavorful rice pilaf and assorted vegetables....More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

I went to this place to celebrate my grandma’s 85th birthday. The staff was friendly from the beginning and this was especially impressive considering our large party. The highlight of my dinner was of course the live lobster that I ordered, complete with a bib...More

Thank EuroLover33
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Lisa H
May 16, 2015|
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Response from woodstockflea | Reviewed this property |
they do run fresh in season specials..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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