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Fishbones in the Village

34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
+1 978-250-0101
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (112 reviews)
“clam chowder” (22 reviews)
“haddock” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been to Fishbones in the past and knew that they only took call ahead reservations so my husband called and he was told he was all set for 6:30 p.m. When we arrived they told us that we could not be seated until...More

1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant based on a colleague recommendation and were not disappointed. Fried calamari and oysters were divine, and my lobster perfectly steamed. They have a long list of local, domestic and international beers. Excellent evening.

Thank oribie
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 February 2018

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 23 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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 17 January 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
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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