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Fishbones in the Village

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” (22 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

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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my new go-to place. The atmosphere is wonderful, the bar attractive and the food delicious!!! I was there with friends and had the salmon over ravioli that was the best I have ever had. Others had salads, soup, fish and chips and it...More

Thank lkis229
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We had been to Fishbones in the past and knew that they only took call ahead reservations so my husband called and he was told he was all set for 6:30 p.m. When we arrived they told us that we could not be seated until...More

1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant based on a colleague recommendation and were not disappointed. Fried calamari and oysters were divine, and my lobster perfectly steamed. They have a long list of local, domestic and international beers. Excellent evening.

Thank oribie
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Shown this place by our local host it is mainly a fish based restaurant...as the name would suggest. However there are a few other options if you do not like fish which is good. The setting is quaint and traditional and nice to see ....More

Thank andyonekanobie
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Really enjoyed our experience at the Fishbones - service was excellent from the hostess and from our server - ordered the fried clams - probably not the best season - they were overcooked but I ate everyone - not a lot of clam flavor but...More

Thank whimsical
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Location: Center of Chelmsford, ample parking, easy access Staff: very friendly waitress came by our table occasionally to ask if anything was need. Service: prompt, attentive, customer focus. Food & Drinks: very good seafood is fresh well presented, mixed drink are good maybe slightly strong....More

Thank Crank-Pot S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
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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