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“Delicious lobster roll!”
Review of Legal Sea Foods

Legal Sea Foods
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Ranked #132 of 3,591 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$20 - US$50
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Private Dining, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighbourhood: Downtown
Cross street: Atlantic Ave.
Transit: Aquarium Station (Blueline)
Description: The signature dish at Legal Sea Foods - really fresh fish. Enjoy ocean-side dining just steps from the New England Aquarium. Our restaurant couldn't be more convenient to the Financial District, Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall and waterfront hotels. We think a visit to Boston must include a meal at Legal Sea Foods. Legal Sea Foods has long proven that a consistent, high quality dining experience never goes out of style. With over 40 varieties of fresh fish and shellfish available throughout the year as well as an award-winning wine list, there's no doubt why legions of fans have fallen hook, line and sinker. We've received a boatload of accolades including "Most Popular Boston Restaurant" (Zagat, 2011/2012), "Best Seafood Restaurant" (Improper Bostonian, 2010), "Best Chowder" (Boston Magazine, 2010), "Best Seafood Restaurant" (Boston Phoenix, 2009) and the honor of serving our legendary New England Clam Chowder at every presidential inauguration since 1981.
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised - probably the best lobster roll I had (I tried 5 different places!). Delicious mixed drink as well. Right on the waterfront. Will return next time I'm in town!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank noledoc58
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband went here for our first east coast lobster! I ordered the smallest but it was still too big for me i didnt even finish it. Our waiter was very kind and attentive, he gave us a demo how to eat the lobster. We will come back.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Sheena N
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Ate at Copley location. A large busy restaurant in a great location. Lobster dinner was delicious. Good service at a reasonable price.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Thank William O
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Because I am from a coastal area where seafood is abundant, I rate the meal I had (grilled shrimp, scallops,fish) as average. It was overcooked and had the slightly rubbery. The jasmine rice was simply white rice that sorely needed something else. The seaweed salad was good. Nothing was outstanding. Sorry but as I said, the service was good and the atmosphere nice. Food average.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Dianne J
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Food is ok, I expected more but being in such a great location, you can't expect too much. Clam chowder was excellent. Surprisingly the service was really good. They were very busy. We were there on the memorial weekend and as busy as they were, the service was good.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank sariana55
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