Skipjack's Foxboro
Skipjack's Foxboro

Skipjack's Foxboro

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.skipjacks.com/
  • Phone: 5085432200
  • Hours of Operation:
    Brunch: Sunday: 10:00am - 2:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3:30pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 3:30pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Seafood
  • Executive Chef: Andrew C. Wilkinson
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Contact: Peter Dowd 508-543-2200
  • Entertainment: Bo Winiker Orchestra every Sunday during Brunch.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Route One
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Plenty of FREE parking available.
A word from Skipjack's Foxboro
Located at Patriot Place with views of Gillette Stadium. Skipjack's has devoted itself to importing the freshest seafood from around the world and offering it at the best prices in town. Skipjack's is a local favorite. Enjoy a Boston dining experience in the Foxboro suburbs.
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Skipjack's Foxboro reviews from OpenTable diners
35 reviews since June 27, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4
    Service4.3
  • Ambiance4.1
    Noise LevelModerate
100% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
fit for foodies (15)great for outdoor dining (13)good for groups (12)neighborhood gem (10)great for brunch (8)special occasion (8)great for lunch (8)kid-friendly (6)romantic (6)vibrant bar scene (6)notable wine list (6)hot spot (4)late-night find (2)Show More
  • Father's Day Brunch
    LisaKB
    Dined on 6/16/2013
    I had never been to Skipjack's before and was pleasantly surprised with the quality of food and pricing for the most part. The brunch menu offers seafood dishes and a few breakfast items like french toast. During brunch they have a jazz band performing. They were quite talented but a little too loud. We sat off to the side of the band and the noise level wasn't as bad had we sat in the front of the restaurant. Seating is also available outdoors.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We came here for father's
    Renee
    Dined on 6/15/2013
    We came here for father's day. Even though the menu was limited that day. Everyone was able to find something they wanted. There was live music playing, which we enjoyed. (It was a little chaotic because of families with young children however, no reflection on the restaurant. Really not a place to take your children if you can not keep them in their seats.) Otherwise we enjoyed our food and most important "Dad" got exactly what he wanted.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great seafood and steak!
    goingout
    Dined on 6/12/2013
    Skipjack's is a great seafood place but they do make a delicious steak for beef lovers! Also, they were very accomodating in preparing what you wanted - I asked for scallops on my caesar salad which they were more than happy to do ( really good!) My daughter switched roasted potatoes for mashed - not a problem and they if you ask for a small side salad with the meal they will do that too (their menu salads are big). Staff is attentive and they work well together. One thing I always appreciate is if the manager/ owner stops by the table to make sure you enjoyed everything, which he did. Just shows that they care about the reputation of the restaurant. Nice touch.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, notable wine list, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • 2/5 star value for money
    John
    Dined on 6/11/2013
    Poor value for money. Too much butter in entree. Shrimps smaller than expected.
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  • Absolutely Great food and service!
    Greatdiningismyaim
    Dined on 6/9/2013
    I took my dad out for dinner and what a great choice SkipJack's was for us. The gingered Sea Bass was delicious and my Dad had the SkipJack combination, which offered shrimp, crab cake, and swordfish. Everything was cooked to perfection, very fresh, and timely. Our waiter checked in frequently and made some very good recommendations. We even had dessert, which was also amazing. It's worth paying a little extra. Can't wait to go again?
    Special Features:
    romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Everything about our experience
    Foodie
    Dined on 6/9/2013
    Everything about our experience was good, but had to ask for cutlery at each phase of our meal as well as salt and pepper.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, great for brunch, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great seafood, loud restaurant
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 6/2/2013
    Skipjacks offers fresh, well prepared seafood. The menu doesn't contain a huge variety of options, but there are several types of fish that you can order in a variety of preparations. Our table had grilled swordfish, frutti di mar and blackened scallops. All very very good. Also a caesar salad which looked nice enough. The veggies accompanying the fish were not prepared as well as the fish - but of course you don't go to Skipjack's for the veggies. Server was not great, but support staff were helpful with kids drink refills. My only real complaint is that I find this restaurant to be very loud, diminishing the quality of the experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice Restaurant
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/21/2013
    Food was great. We had the calamari, Rhode Island style and it was very good. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was nice. We enjoyed it very much.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • All Around Excellent
    PasquaB
    Dined on 5/19/2013
    Service was great. Food fantastic hough a bit pricey.Dinner for two, with wine, was over$#100.00
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for brunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great restaurant or sports bar?
    MrMike
    Dined on 5/18/2013
    The food and service were excellent, but the room was louder than average and a huge TV screen dominated the ambience. This would be a great place for a boisterous group, sports fans or not.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We went to Skipjacks for Mother's
    Peter
    Dined on 5/12/2013
    We went to Skipjacks for Mother's day. The food was great. Given the different ages and tastes in our group of four everyone was very satisfied and happy
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overall positive dining experience.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 5/12/2013
    Overall positive dining experience. Ambient noise level high made hearing waitress a challenge. Music level at times was too loud!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • SkipJack's is one of the better
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 5/11/2013
    SkipJack's is one of the better restaurants at Patriot Place but food was subpar. On prior visits here we ate the lobster rolls which are great but the haddock which was supposed to have crabmeat stuffing only had breadcrumbs (maybe a crab walked over the breadcrumbs before the food was prepared) The mahi mahi was dry and overcooked and the whole dish with Asian stirfry was way too salty. As with all the restaurants at Patriot Place the price is very high. You are paying for the privilege of dining near events at Gillette Stadium. So far in several trips to this restaurant, I can only recommend choosing their lobster roll
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Quiet night at Skipjacks
    CatherineprovVIP
    Dined on 5/8/2013
    The restaurant is good not great. We used to come more often before games but nothing really changes on the menu here so nothing new and exciting. We asked about specials and there were none. If you look at the appetizer options it's mainly all fried. Fried calamari, fried coconut shrimp, fried chicken wings. We did like our entrees which were Wasabi Crusted Salmon and the seafood pasta. The salmon came with stir fried vegetables. We had 2 beers 2 glasses of wine an app and 2 entrees and our bill including tip was $113. It's very micro managed with all the wine and drinks being measured. The service was efficient. No questions lasted but taking our order and getting us what we needed. We will probably go back but not as often as we used to.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • PERFECTION !!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2001
    Dined on 4/29/2013
    While Skipjacks has been around for a while, my husband and I just discovered this hidden gem at the beginning of this year. Sad to say, but when there was a long wait at some other restaurants at Patriot Place we ended up here by default. It is now our FAVORITE restaurant and our FIRST CHOICE, by far!! We are most happy to encourage everyone else to to crowd into the other loud and noisy restaurants and pay for over-priced mediocre food. We will continue to enjoy fabulous food, outstanding service and enjoy the wonderful ambience at Skipjacks in Foxboro.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • One of the best restaurants
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 4/27/2013
    One of the best restaurants at Patriot Place for dinig before or after an event at Gillette Stadium. Best lobster roll in greater Boston area.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The overall experience was
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 4/27/2013
    The overall experience was very good. My only complaint would be that the restaurant should not serve a good bottle of Sancerre at room tempurature.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Disappointed in our trip to
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 4/5/2013
    Disappointed in our trip to Skipjacks....our drinks took forever - we got our salads first...food was good, but overall price/value/quality - thought it was pricy. Won't rush back...
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • I was very disappointed. I
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 3/31/2013
    I was very disappointed. I viewed their brunch menu online and was looking forward their Easter Brunch. After we were seated, we were told that for Easter they only had a limited brunch menu (we weren't thrilled with the limited options offered) and could only look at the inside of their regular menu (front and back pages were not available where their lunch menu happen to be). I would never go their for Easter Brunch again.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Staff made our Easter Brunch great!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 3/31/2013
    The staff was wonderful. My eggs were not cooked to order so they re-did them. The waitress actually was the one who made sure they cooked them right as I wasn't going to say anything. To compensate the error, they treated our family to a giant dessert filled with chocolate mousse. It was a nice way to spend our Easter brunch.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for brunch, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The staff was was friendly.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 3/30/2013
    The staff was was friendly. The Manager took time to get me and my wife complimentary champagne for our anniversary. The food was outstanding.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • This was our second time eating
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 3/29/2013
    This was our second time eating here and again the food and service was excellent. We have made it a yearly visit for a weekend sway and will continue doing so. EXCELLENT SEAFOOD!!!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • It's a bit pricey, and the
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 3/26/2013
    It's a bit pricey, and the menu is very limited, but they do a nice job with what they have to offer. I've been there a couple times and enjoyed it both times.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • We have a daughter with Celiac
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 3/26/2013
    We have a daughter with Celiac and on a gluten free diet who was celebrating her birthday here. The team at Skipjack's is great and they took great care of her. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Thanks for making it a great experience. We've dined her multiple times and will keep coming back
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Disappointing meal, other
    joyboyVIP
    Dined on 3/24/2013
    Disappointing meal, other than soups - enjoyed the clam chowder and seafood minestrone. The lobster in the lobster salad plate was lacking in flavor, the tuna was similarly unremarkable and its accompanying sushi rice had no sauce. Oh well.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Service was great. Food was
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 3/22/2013
    Service was great. Food was outstanding! Generous portions.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, notable wine list, special occasion, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Skipjack's is quite average.
    FreshIsBestVIP
    Dined on 3/3/2013
    Skipjack's is quite average. The dinners were fresh and well cooked but somewhat unimaginative. Definitely not the WOW factor. I would recommend the restaurant if you're at Patriot Place - probably the best choice - Davio's is overpriced and disappointing. I don't think I would go out of my way to visit Skpjack's but for a nice meal after the movies or while visiting the complex, it's a good choice.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • As always the food was great!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 3/1/2013
    As always the food was great! But the table for six that we were sat at is lacking.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Very pleased Great place
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 2/22/2013
    Very pleased Great place and area to spend the night
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, hot spot
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fish was very fresh, cooked
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 2/22/2013
    Fish was very fresh, cooked just right and very tasty.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Waiter was professional:
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 2/20/2013
    Waiter was professional: polite, attentive, all I appreciate in service.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The staff was fantastic.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 2/19/2013
    The staff was fantastic. Our waiter, Johnny was a great host and had a great personality. The food was a major disappointment after the apps. I had the salmon with wasabi crust and it was a fair piece of fish with a mass of green breadcrumbs versus any wasabi at all. The dish had ZERO wasabi flavor and the veggies were way over cooked and sloppy. After the amazing crab cakes and calamari to start the visit, I was looking forward to an equally amazing main dish but was extremely disappointed in the over priced and under flavored meal. Had we been there for only some appetizers, 5 stars. However, it is the whole meal that is being reviewed and fantastic staff out front can't make up for under performing main entrees from the kitchen.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Place to dine anytime!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010VIP
    Dined on 2/17/2013
    We had been here once before for drinks only and loved the service and atmosphere, so I brought my boyfriend back here for his birthday dinner and we had a fantastic time again! We both ordered fish and it was quite fresh and cooked to perfection! I was not a huge fan of the desert menu, although they looked good I'm a simpleton when it comes to deserts and these were too complicated. Our server was fantastic and very attentive without stalking :)
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Delicious seafood! A bit pricey
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 2/15/2013
    Delicious seafood! A bit pricey but worth the experience. Interested in going back for brunch.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • wonderful
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 2/1/2013
    I had never been to this restaurant. I was not sure what to order. I decided on the swordfish. It was amazing. I received a warm welcome when I arrived and the hosts knew right away whom I was meeting ....just a wonderful experience all around. Can't wait to go back .
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Easy to locate. Close parking
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 1/19/2013
    Easy to locate. Close parking and free! We were late but they held a reservation for six. Front end and wait staff were as nice and attentive as one could hope for. Manager stopped by to check on us. Everyone raved about food. Mostly seafood but told steak was good. Left very very full. Will go back. Dessert choices limited
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  • The service was over the top
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 1/12/2013
    The service was over the top and the food was great! It was out first time there and will be going soon.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • We frequently dine here because
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 1/1/2013
    We frequently dine here because the food is good but we also have a 4year old with Celiac and they pay special attention to gluten free preparation and food. Always a good time and the service is great.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Took my family to Skipjack's
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 12/24/2012
    Took my family to Skipjack's formChristmas Eve. Food was excellent; waitress was very attentive. Great time!
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • The food was delicious and
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 12/24/2012
    The food was delicious and the staff even better! :)
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet