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Legal Sea Foods

26 Park Plz, Park Square, Boston, MA 02116-3928
+1 617-426-4444
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (256 reviews)
“clam chowder” (103 reviews)
“scallops” (49 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
26 Park Plz, Park Square, Boston, MA 02116-3928
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1 - 10 of 974 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

They have a wide variety of seafood on the menu, and a good, friendly atmosphere. The portions are huge (I often forget how big American portion sizes tend to be) so order accordingly if you're from elsewhere. There were really only two issues that stop...More

Thank KWH70
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All of our seafood and fish was super fresh and excellently done. Arctic Char superb! Friendly service. Manager brought complimentary bruschetta to us for reserving through Open Table.

Thank FosterCrew
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've eaten at Legal probably 100 times. It never disappoints. Great food, great service. This was a nice lunchbreak during a business conference.

Thank sl0well
Reviewed 1 week ago

garlic shrimp and pasta was great and my kids loved the fish... I had heard about Legal Sea Foods for a while, so I'm glad we got to try it before we left.

Thank rdsTN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just had an amazing meal here, with the most fantastic service! The staff could not do enough for us. I had the lobster and it tasted amazing. I would definitely recommend coming here!

Thank Clare742
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night, this location was a little higher end than the last one as we noticed in the prices. Still, good food, great service, you don't need much else. Menu at this location was a little different too, as some local fish...More

Thank bluedeuce32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was originally concerned when everyone I asked where to eat in Boston said "Legal Sea Foods." I really didn't want to eat in any chains, but I'm glad we went. There was a large selection of fish and sea food, and we took a...More

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on our first night in Boston and it was great. The atmosphere is smart casual. We had a delicious cup of clam chowder to start with and I had a seafood casserole which was packed full of so many different types of...More

Thank K18UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for a quick lunch of just clam chowder and a shrimp cocktail (none better)... was terrific as usual. Great service. So consistent!

Thank WINEandTRAVEL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food...we had a bit of await to get seated but it was a very busy Saturday night. In our party of 6 everyone was very pleased except my husband. His meal was cold..which was surprising. The waitress took care of things..but I wish he...More

Thank MBS1959
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Downtown
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
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one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
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PetetheHick
September 8, 2016|
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Response from nwmontanagirl | Reviewed this property |
I had steamed clams and a salad with gluten free bread. There are other options, but I don't eat crab, lobster, shrimp, or steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Park Plz, Park Square, Boston, MA 02116-3928
    (Stuart Street)
  • Public Transportation: Arlington Street (Green Line), Boylston Street (Green Line) or New England Medical Center (Orange Line) “T” stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-426-4444
Description
Calling all gormands and oenophiles! This Legal Sea Foods' location in Boston's Theater District, surrounded by hotels and nearby Newbury Street, Copley Square and Boston Common, offers an expanded wine menu - 40 pages in all. Just inside you'll see a two-story cascading fountain, the center-piece of the restaurant. Splash down in our dining room or make waves in our comfortable lounge three fathoms below. Our award-winning Wine Cellar, which holds over 10,000 bottles and 800 different labels, is also downstairs. Call ahead and ask our wine steward for a tour. Those who like to 'wine and dine' are in luck because our working Cellar doubles as private dining space for social and corporate functions.
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