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Fishbones in the Village

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34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
+1 978-250-0101
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (116 reviews)
“clam chowder” (21 reviews)
“sea scallops” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How does this place stay so busy at the bar with its terrible service? I have no idea why i keep coming back here other than convenience. Got a lobster roll and a glass of wine. Lobster was delicious. Roll was inedible. Waited 15 min...More

Thank matthewpatron
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for lunch today. The food is great! WOW what a menu! The service was a little bit slow but they did apologize alot. No excuses which was good and they were very friendly and nice over all. Fish and chips is what I...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were traveling from Attleboro MA to Manchester NH. We were driving through Chelmsford and happened upon the Fishbones in the Village Restaurant. I wish I could eat there at least once a week. We walked in and found the restaurant to...More

Thank drs1231
Reviewed May 6, 2018

We stopped in for dinner on Sunday and were delighted with both the dinner and the service. We parked in the back and were seated right away. We started with the scallop wrapped bacon appetizer which was really nice- the scallops were succulent and the...More

Thank w81minute
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My first visit. I had been told about this place and finally made it. The food was very good, the service was excellent, the environment welcoming. Definitely recommended

Thank Plakiotis
Reviewed April 22, 2018

I'm not from around here,so when I have a chance to get fresh seafood I jump at that chance.I really really enjoy this place.It is fantastic!!I highly recommend it.

Thank AWP7-4
Reviewed April 9, 2018

The wait was well over an hour but was worth it. We would up sitting by the front door at a small bar that was almost in the kitchen. I think it was the best spot since we got to see all the meals going...More

Thank randynjenni
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

I met a friend here on her recommendation and I could not have been more happy with the food and service! We stuck with small plates, steamers, fried oysters, calamari and some sautéed spinach greens. Everything was cooked perfectly and the clams were as sweet...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed March 21, 2018

My husband and I ate at Fishbones for the first time and were delighted with fresh and delicious fish. He had the pan seared trout -- the best since Yellowstone National Park! And, I had the best ever fish and chips. I know "Fish and...More

Thank KarinG720
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Went for a business dinner and ordered the bacon wrapped scallops, buffalo shrimp and calamari. Everything was good as well as the meal. Customers enjoyed it

Thank Robert P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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