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Legal Sea Foods

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50 Worcester Rd # 60, Framingham, MA 01702-5361 (Formerly Legal Sea Foods) (Route 9)
+1 508-766-0600
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We usually go on Sundays and eat at the bar. The bar staff is always very friendly and efficient. In the many times we have eaten here I only have had one dish I wasn't happy with. The fried clams, shrimp and oysters are crispy and good. The cauliflower appetizer is very tasty. the oysters are always freshly opened. Sautéed... More 

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Thank annebarron
Boston
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can always count on Legal for their consistency. Great fish and sides, efficient service, good wine selection. If you are there for lunch try the fish tacos!

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Thank amd-cba
Framingham, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The fish is fresh and the quality is consistent. The prices are somewhat high for what it is. If you are looking for innovative or original cuisine, this is not where you want to go. If you want a good piece of broiled fish for about $25-30 with no surprises, and a pleasant wait staff, this is your place.

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Thank ChristinePark
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Not cheap but worth the cost. The staff was friendly and efficient, though the food took quite awhile to come out. Worth the wait, though! We had the salmon which was delicious and perfectly cooked, along with baked stuffed lobster which was fantastic. Very pricy but worth it--the seafood stuffing was full of huge pieces of shrimp and scallop--though I... More 

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Thank Jeffrey H
Acton, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the sweet and petite fried clams. Always good quality. Always pleasant wait staff. We prefer booth in the back and almost always available.

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Thank Mimi2JKE
boston
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Legal Sea Foods is a basic staple in the greater Boston area. The food is pretty much the same from one to another. So, if you have a choice, try the Legal in the Seaport District of the one on Route 9 or another one near you. It's basic seafood, good for picky eaters as well as for slightly adventurous... More 

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Thank longfellowplace
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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271 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant a number of times and it never disappoints. Menu is great with lots of choice. Quality of food and presentation is superb. Service is really outstanding. Not cheap but great value. Would recommend to others and I will return.

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Thank Alan P
Saratoga Springs, NY
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Legal Sea Foods for years has been consistently outstanding. Only the freshest fish is served, the owner is committed to serving the best he can find. We started with good old New England Clam Chowder, you simply can't go wrong. This is a thicker version loaded with clams. I ordered grilled shrimp, scallops and a crab cake, my husband had... More 

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Thank Moe1976
Natick, MA
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144 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favorite seafood restaurant in New England. The seafood is always very fresh and cooked to perfection. Legal is a small chain of restaurants and no matter which one the food is always the small high quality food. The prices are a bit high but well worth the price.

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Thank momskier
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love legal seafood restaurant, staff are so friendly. Food selection wonderful. I love seafood and that's where I'll go whenever in Natick.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $50
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Worcester Rd # 60, Framingham, MA 01702-5361 (Formerly Legal Sea Foods)
    (Route 9)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Framingham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-766-0600
Description
No one wants to get lost at sea, but those who have a taste for fun do enjoy long visits in our Natick/Framingham restaurant. Beach yourself in our dining room for seafood, rock the boat in our lounge or reel in some fresh catch in our drive-by takeout window. For the home chef, we sell live lobsters to go.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?