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Kelsey & Kim's Southern Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS​
French Fries
Cheese Fries
Cheddar cheese
Red onions
Homemade Chili
SALAD​
Tossed Salad
Mixed garden greens, cucumber, tomato and red onion
Chef Salad
Toasted turkey, ham, American cheese on a bed of mixed green lettuce with sliced egg, cucumbers, red onions and tomato
Buffalo Chicken Salad
Deep fried tender strips of chicken covered with our sweet and sassy buffalo sauce over a garden salad and a side of blue cheese dressing
Greek Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, peppers, kalamata olives, feta cheese and a side of balsamic vinaigrette (topped with marinated grilled chicken )
Garden Salad
Caesar Salad
SANDWICHES​
Char-Grilled Boneless Chicken Breast
Pulled BBQ Pork
Pulled BBQ Chicken
Pulled BBQ Beef Brisket
Pork Rib Sandwich
French fries
A side dish
Beef Rib Sandwich
Club Sandwich
Tall triple layer sandwich with your choice of roasted turkey or ham, lettuce, tomato, mayo and pulled pork or turkey bacon
Grilled Chicken BLT
Marinated grilled breast of chicken topped with lettuce, tomato and bacon
Fresh Fried Whiting Fish
Served on a kaiser roll with coleslaw and fries
Pulled Pork or Chicken
Award winning recipe topped with out famous barbecue sauce, piled high on a kaiser roll served with coleslaw
BURGER​
Our burgers are USDA sirloin, served with coleslaw and a pickle
Char-Grilled Burger
All American Burger
Char-grilled burger with lettuce, tomato, mayo and American cheese
LUNCH​
Served with two side dishes
Fried Whole Wings
Fried Whiting Fish
Fried Turkey Chop
Fried Pork Chops
Jumbo Fried Shrimp
W/​ fries and cole slaw
SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKEN PLATTERS​
Served with side dishes of your choice and a dinner roll
Fried Wings
Fried Dark Meat
Fried / Chicken Tenders
Fried White Meat
Fried Boneless Breast
Spice up your platters with our homemade honey BBQ sauce or hot wing sauce
SOUTHERN FAVORITES​
Served with side dishes of your choice and a dinner roll
Pork Chops
Center cut chops fried or grilled
Meat Loaf
Made with fresh ground beef and smothered in gravy
Turkey Chops
Try our sliced turkey breast chops fried or grilled
Liver and Onions
Tender calf liver smothered in brown gravy and sautéed onions
Enjoy southern style smothered with onions and gravy for an additional cents
SEAFOOD PLATTERS​
Served with side dishes of your choice and a dinner roll
Fried Whiting Fish
Fried Cat Fish
Fried Jumbo Shrimp
Fried Fish and Shrimp Combo
SIDES DISHES​
Small
Large
Family size
Collard Greens
Small
Large
Family size
Candid Yams
Small
Large
Family size
Baked Beans
Small
Large
Family size
Cabbage
Small
Large
Family size
Cut Corn
Small
Large
Family size
String Beans
Small
Large
Family size
Cole Slaw
Small
Large
Family size
Potato Salad Rice and Gravy
Small
Large
Family size
Blck Eyed Peas and Rice
Small
Large
Family size
Baked Macaroni and Cheese
BBQ PLATTERS​
Served with side dishes of your choice and a dinner roll
Pulled BBQ Pork
Award winning pork served on a kaiser and topped with a kelsey's honey BBQ sauce
Hours
Better
Pulled BBQ Beef
This sandwich is thinly sliced brisket that has been smoked for
Pulled BBQ Chicken
Hand pulled right off the bone and marinated in our famous BBQ sauce
BBQ Pork Spare Ribs
Tender, mouth watering and fallen off the bone
BBQ Beef Short Ribs
Slow cooked tender chunks of beef, topped in BBQ sauce or gravy you decide
BBQ Combination
The​ best of both worlds or tender charbroiled BBQ chicken and your choice of ribs
BBQ Dark Meat
BBQ White Meat
BBQ Wings
About
Southern inspired cuisine with a touch of Soul. If your looking for a home cooked meal look no further Kelsey & Kim's is the place.
PRICE RANGE
US$12 - US$22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pork chops smothered in gravy was amazing. Fish fried to perfection. Cocktails were great. Only downside, entrees were pricey and no live entertainment as advertised. Also, no one answered the phone when we called about the entertainment for Thursday night. When we arrived we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 745phi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, the atmosphere and the people are the best....You must check it out for yourself...The food is the best and speaks for itself.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WrightOnTime44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came all the way from central jersey to hit the outlets and Kelsey’s.. it was well worth the drive the food was amazing everything was cooked to ordered absolutely delicious definitely going back..

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sprints2001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for someplace great to eat since it was our first stay in Atlantic City. We had a hard day and someone recommended Kelseys and Kim on Melrose. The service was wonderful and our waiter Ray was excellent and made us feel welcome...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dojolove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my cousin came to Atlantic City for a weekend getaway she was in the hospital for a very long time and hadn’t had Real food. The food was so good that we went for dinner and came back again for breakfast. Staff was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TRAVELZ71
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Visited Kelsey & Kim Southern Restaurant in Atlantic City for breakfast. I was greeted as soon as I entered and immediately given a table of my choice. The hostess stated my server will be over momentarily after I was handed a menu and asked what...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GONOLA
Reviewed 4 December 2018

While walking in the area, we found Kelsey & Kim's Southern Cafe. We decided to have breakfast there the next morning. There were not many people there when we arrived but it started filling up. My wife had Catfish and Eggs with a side of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Curt K
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

The food was awesome had catfish & grits. The catfish tasted like it was just caught today. The service was wonderful.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank yarbeezy
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The smothered fried turkey chops are phenomenal. I also had the collard greens & candied yams& the cornbread is delicious. My waitress Karen is so sweet & personable I would definetly come back and ask for her

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I have been here several times and was always enthusiastic about the meals. Last week, though, the food was average and that made me sad. I did not feel that I got good value for my money. Things seem tired and worn out. The menus...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Kelsey’s often does that. I think it’s more of a need to improve service than a discrimination issue. It’s happened to me more than once and I am black. Also, unfortunately some of my people think that people of other... More
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