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Legal Sea Foods

#55 of 3,174 Restaurants in Atlanta
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275 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1801 (Luckie St)
+1 678-500-3700
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The wait staff was friendly and helpful. The food was just average. I ordered the same casserole here I ordered last month in Boston. The portions here were smaller. It was not hot all the way through. Kinda of a disappointment as I have tried Legal Seafood in Boston and D.C.

Thank johnwGA
Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered Shrimp Gumbo bowl 8.95 spicy andouille sausage, crispy fried okra, jasmine rice. Fish & Chips regular or spicy 16.95 and a Coke. The rice in the gumbo was as hard as rocks. Obviously old and exceeded its holding time. The shrimp was plentiful but under-cooked. The andouille sausage was scarce. I did not finish it. The fish &... More 

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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our waitress, Rebecca, was attentive, charming and efficient. She did not hesitate to research wines for us and gave us wonderful suggestions for dinner choices. The crab cakes were amazing, as were the sautéed mussels. Very casual but comfortable and obviously a popular place. Even though it became busier as the evening went on, we had just the right amount... More 

Thank Guscat09
Niagara Falls, New York
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Legal Sea Foods is one of the best seafood restaurants period. The seafood is fresh, high quality and prepared perfectly. Perfect martini; great oysters (ice cold with tangy horseradish and Tabasco; perfectly prepared clams which were so fresh you did not need to add salt and nice salad. The restaurant is in the Hilton Garden Inn near Centennial Park -... More 

Thank Brett C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hit this place for dinner when we stayed in Midtown last weekend. Had the Crab cake as a starter and order the Chef's choice while my lady got the Seafood Casserole. All we're fantastic and we finished with a Boston Cream Pie. Would not hesitate to return.

Thank Manwiththeplan86
Thomasville, North Carolina
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again Legal did not disappoint in service and quality in serving a great gluten free meal. The portions however are quite smaller than their other Legal Seafood restaurants up north. I only wish Legal comes to North Carolina.

Thank Tommy B
Grayson, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the middle of everything. Located near the Georgia Dome, College Football Hall of Fame, Centennial Park, CNN, on Baker Street. Legal Sea Food location is one reflection of Atlanta. Fresh and delicious. We enjoyed everything. From the clam filled Chower, to the huge portion of rainbow trout. I tried the Grilled assortment of fish. It came with 2oz... More 

Thank Wrightwaytotravel
Glen Gardner
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! We had a great family lunch here when we were visiting Atlanta. Great location by the Aquarium, Coca Cola Factory, Olympic Park. We had a great view of the city from our table. Fish tacos were excellent!

Thank Egans333
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just started off wrong. I made reservations and was looking forward to an enjoyable meal. Our host took us to a table for two which was jammed between a pole and the window. I felt it was a very uncomfortable location and asked to be moved. The host looked around, and gave me the "they were full, where are... More 

Thank Rhonrhon20169
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kind, attentive, unobtrusive, friendly and quick service. Creative mains and sides prepared with quality ingredients. The corn maque choux served with the blackened Mahi Mahi would have made an excellent meal in itself.

Thank Opernbesucherin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $50
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1801
    (Luckie St)
  • Public Transportation: Georgia Dome/GWCC/CNN/Phillips Arena or Peachtree Center MARTA Stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 678-500-3700
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?