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Fishbones in the Village

34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
+1 978-250-0101
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (111 reviews)
“clam chowder” (22 reviews)
“haddock” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
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1 - 10 of 397 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Shown this place by our local host it is mainly a fish based restaurant...as the name would suggest. However there are a few other options if you do not like fish which is good. The setting is quaint and traditional and nice to see ....More

Thank andyonekanobie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our experience at the Fishbones - service was excellent from the hostess and from our server - ordered the fried clams - probably not the best season - they were overcooked but I ate everyone - not a lot of clam flavor but...More

Thank whimsical
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location: Center of Chelmsford, ample parking, easy access Staff: very friendly waitress came by our table occasionally to ask if anything was need. Service: prompt, attentive, customer focus. Food & Drinks: very good seafood is fresh well presented, mixed drink are good maybe slightly strong....More

Thank Crank-Pot S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood, and even have a couple of decent steaks on the menu. Very popular with locals so always crowded. Waitstaff is friendly and professional, but bartenders seem to be hit or miss. A solid stop if you’re in Chelmsford!

Thank Jeff_C_Mass
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met up with the girls for a long overdue lunch on a cold winter's day. The service is always fabulous and friendly. The Oyster Po' Boy was absolutely delicious. I love that they offer a selection of 2 sides of many vegetables, coleslaw, rice, and...More

Thank plastx2
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I have been to this restaurants several times over the last couple of years. The food is consistently good. The side dishes are as good as the main dish. This restaurant is always busy, and does not take reservation. The noise level tends to be...More

Thank Ana T
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Always fresh food and awesome selection....best place for seafood anywhere ....it is that good.... and staff is great...

Thank James M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

My number 1 rule for me is never eat fish 25 miles from Boston. Fishbones is not only 20 miles but just as good as any spot in the Boston area. Fresh Swordfish, haddock, and excellent chowders and appetizers. At Christmas, the Egg Nog Martinis...More

Thank Buzz_from_Boston
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very overpriced for the quality of food. This restaurant has gone downhill to the point we will not return. Preparation and taste is not at all worth the prices. Cannot imagine the cooks that are preparing this food but they are certainly cooks, not chefs....More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We called in and said we would be there on a Sat night at 6:30. When we called, we were told that they would do their best to have us seated within 30 minutes after we arrived. There was no place to wait(the bar area...More

Thank suewolfman28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +1 978-250-0101
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