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Legal Test Kitchen

#164 of 2,438 Restaurants in Boston}
€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
225 Northern Ave, Seaport, Boston, MA 02210-2052
+1 617-330-7430
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“local seafood” (79 reviews)
“scallops” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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225 Northern Ave, Seaport, Boston, MA 02210-2052
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1 - 10 of 681 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything from the greeting to seating to service is very good. The lobster mac is very tasty. The Crab Cake Combo is super & graduated from here to the main menus in the Legal Seafood restaurants. I highly recommend the S’mores Cheesecake!

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by late afternoon before the big snowstorm for a bowl of clam chowder & a bowl of winter squash soup. The rolls were crusty & delish & the soup was hot & tasty. The bowls are really large so bring your appetite. The...More

Thank SGCAVER12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a business lunch we went to LTK on the recommendation from the Westin Hotel. We had fish and chips, salmon, and trout dishes. They were fine. Not exceptional but very decent. My salmon was cooked perfectly and the fish and chips were crunchy. Prices...More

Thank Hanan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us had dinner here. Service was prompt and professional and the bread piping hot. My mussels with white wine and garlic was good although there could have been more liquid/sauce and the dish was already on the cold side when I got it....More

Thank Sujata410
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

knew any airport food locale would be expensive but this was excessively so for the a quantity and quality of deep fried food received

Thank hbonnemx
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I was told by locals to check this place out and I am very happy I did. I sat at the bar, which was well staffed and very friendly (thanks Lindsey and Helen!) The clam chowder is excellent, I ordered the seafood trio of grilled...More

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Had the grilled shrimp for dinner and it was outstanding. Many good choices on the menu and everyone in my group had an outstanding meal! Try it!

Thank kathleenberry
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love lobster rolls and I am visiting Boston. While at the airport I tried the lobster wrap at ltk. It is mostly lettuce wrap with avocado. It does have some big pieces of lobster but for $30 it is definitely not worth it....More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We at the Airport legal Test Kitchen. This review is based on that location. First it was overly crowded. Unable to comfortably sit at a table. It was overly noisy. The prices seemed over the top for what we were looking at, so we moved...More

Thank Senioronabudget
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I really appreciate this place and all of its gluten free options. My Pear Sangria was also very good. Light and fresh and a perfect pearing with my seafood (see what I did there?). The burrata could’ve been a little more salty/creamy and the tuna...More

Thank Maria D
Nearby
Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
This area has been expanding and becoming more and
more popular, for good reason. Not surprisingly, the
seaport district of South Boston is located
beautifully along the water. The area is designed for
easy strolling along the HarborWalk, and there are
bars and restaurants for all ages and budgets. The
Institute of Contemporary Art is located in this area
in a contemporary building with an absolutely stunning
...More
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Amy F
10 October 2015|
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Response from jccpbc | Reviewed this property |
As the name implies, this is where Legal test new dishes but also has some of the same ones they have at their regular Legal Seafood.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Meals
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Northern Ave, Seaport, Boston, MA 02210-2052
  • Public Transportation: Silver Line Way (Silver Line)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Neighbourhood: Seaport District / South Boston Waterfront
  • Phone Number: +1 617-330-7430
Description
Legal Test Kitchen (LTK), a Legal Sea Foods concept, ventures into uncharted waters and pushes the boundaries of innovation in premium food and drink. Multicultural dining options and inspired seasonal cocktails cast a wide net in attracting those who have an appetite for fun. Located in the Seaport District, our restaurant is within easy walking distance to the Institute of Contemporary Art, the World Trade Center, the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, the Bank of America Pavilion and hotels including the Renaissance Boston, Westin Waterfront and Seaport. LTK is both a destination and neighborhood hangout and our extended hours of operation make us a late night lure. In season, you can eat sea fare while smelling the salt air in our patio seating.
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