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Legal Sea Foods-Atlanta

275 Baker Street, Atlanta, GA 30313 (Downtown)
+1 678-500-3700
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Ranked #136 of 3,460 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $50
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Chowder
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Luckie St
Transit: Georgia Dome/GWCC/CNN/Phillips Arena or Peachtree Center MARTA Stop.
Description: The signature dish at Legal Sea Foods – really fresh fish. See fish. Eat fish. Legal Sea Foods is located in downtown Atlanta’s Hilton Garden Inn, across from the Georgia Aquarium and World of Coca-Cola. Our two-story restaurant is double the fun for Atlantans who love seafood. Our validation will net you savings: complimentary self-parking or $5 off valet parking in the Hilton Garden Inn Garage. The buzz-worthy Oyster Bar is our street level lounge. Our second floor dining room features panoramic windows overlooking Centennial Olympic Park and Atlanta’s skyline, a balcony with outdoor seating and a wine room for semi-private parties. Nineteen signature cocktails, 28 wines by the glass and 40 varieties of fresh fish and shellfish will get you hooked. Legal Sea Foods has received a boatload of accolades including the honor of serving our legendary New England Clam Chowder at every presidential inauguration since 1981.
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Kennesaw, Georgia
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92 reviews 92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We had such a great time for dinner. We were a party of eight and our server stayed on top of things. Food was wonderful. A few of us were able to split our dishes and still had plenty to eat. The restaurant is very nice. Two wonderful long bars to seat and eat at. We ate at a table... More 

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Martinez, Georgia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

My husband and I decided to eat at the bar instead of going upstairs to the main restaurant. The atmosphere was great. We enjoyed the fried oysters and fried seafood platter. Only disappointment was no horse radish for steamed oysters.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

If you're feeling like seafood this is the place great atmosphere and food. Drinks are so so but you're there for the best seafood

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Happy Valley, Oregon
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I had first eaten at a Legal Sea Foods restaurant in Boston and was delighted to find one near the Omni Hotel where I stayed for a conference. I indulged in a whole lobster, which was delicious. Since I dined solo, I chose to eat downstairs in the bar area and not wait or take out a whole table during... More 

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Stockbridge, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I had the pleasure of visiting the restaurant last evening. I had heard and read many reviews regarding the quality of food and I am now among the masses. The Seafood casserole. ...Fabulous! Scallops. ...awesome. Wayne R was our server and he was on point. He topped it off with some chocolate cake with happy birthday written in chocolate. A... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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195 reviews 195 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Recently ate with friends before going to the GA Aquarium. The service was simply a notch above most places I have eaten recently. The food was served quickly, as prepared and was very tasty. I highly recommend the clam chowder as a started. All of their seafood including the shrimp and grits was simply outstanding. Pricing is a bit above... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Once in a blue moon we venture out on Thanksgiving when family gatherings are pre-empted. This year we dined at Legal Seafood for a different feast - stuffed lobster instead of stuffed turkey! Excellent food, good atmosphere for a holiday (mixture of locals and travelers), and adequate service.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very good seafood. Be ready to spend some money but its worth it. Went there before OutKast concert at Olympic Park.

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Romulus, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Beautiful view of Atlanta form this restaurant. A little bit noisy but still managed to have a conversation. Wanted Lobster tail but all they offer is a whole lobster, which gave me an adverse effect to an eye condition(I know I could have NOT eaten all of it). It was hard to get our wait staffs attention to inform her... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Great location, keep in mind that the average amount that you will spend is about 50 per person for a good selection of fresh seafood, it is worth every dollar. The service could be a bit more attentive regarding the pace of the meal. But overall is a good place to take the love one or family.

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Additional Information about Legal Sea Foods-Atlanta

Address: 275 Baker Street, Atlanta, GA 30313
Phone Number: +1 678-500-3700
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Chowder

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