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Kelly's Roast Beef

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595 Broadway, Route One South at Lynn Fells Parkway, Saugus, MA 01906-3221
+1 781-233-5000
10:00 - 03:00
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Plano, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been a fan of Kelly's Roast Beef since the early 1970's, when I had my first one, sitting in my sister's car, just down the street from the original Kelly's on Revere Beach. Service and food here are always the best. Love the late night and drive thru action, so I can grab something after a late flight in.... More 

Thank yakdude01
Lynn, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Always consistent the food and crew at Kelly's "never seem to disappoint." Famous for it's roast beef everything on the menu is fresh, ample volume,served to order and served with a smile. The McCarthy family has "got it down pat." Years of developing their menu and "systems that work" has led to customer satisfaction on a consistent basis. As a... More 

Thank straightshooter1144
Charlestown, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hit the road for Kelly's on route 1. They still got great clams and beef. I like my beef rare and it always is perfect on the soft grilled bun. The lobster rolls and hot dogs are other favorites for me. When I get Kelly's I like orange soda or root beer. Don't know why....

Thank GuySBosMia
Londonderry, New Hampshire
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for the first time at the Kelly's in Saugus on a trip back from the airport. We ordered the clam roll and the shrimp plate. We would have preferred to substitute the fries for something else but that wasn't possible. The clam roll was ample, but not really hot when it got to our table. The shrimp was OK.

Thank Bill B
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time coming here I'm not from around here my husband is from Boston.. place was nice and clean. Food was excellent. I loved the aquariums such gorgeous fish.

Thank Amybri
Boston, Massachusetts
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222 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can't go wrong at Kelly's. I stopped in for takeout while passing by this metro Boston institution. I ordered roast beef sandwiches with horseradish, French fries and coleslaw. Awesome food at fair prices! I also skipped lunch and had a long drive ahead. I opted for a Fenway frank to eat in the car. It was a delightful afternoon... More 

Thank mrsiss
Wakefield, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I've been there many times. The clam chowder is simply superb. Although there are certainly many styles of New England clam chowder, Kelly's is certainly one of the best. The roast beef is excellent but it's hard to get it really rare. Their fried seafood is very good. Overall a pleasant place with a nice atmosphere.

Thank Doctr_John
Manchester, New Hampshire
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Food is great. Service average . If you want great roast beef they have a great product. Customer service just average

Thank janispjensen
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I brought a friend from out of state to experience "Kelly's". We loved our roast beef sandwiches, fries and onion rings... it was perfect so tasty and just what we wanted.

Thank Mumofcjandjj
Newton, New Hampshire
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I would eat here quite often when I was on the road. Years ago, it was the place to go.....I love fried scallops and that was what I usually ordered. On one occasion the scallops were chewy amd tough. I stopped going there for years and I was working in Revere, {home of the original Kelly's} and figured I would... More 

Thank Jack P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 595 Broadway, Route One South at Lynn Fells Parkway, Saugus, MA 01906-3221
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Saugus
  • Phone Number: +1 781-233-5000

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?