Celebrate the holiday with us. We'll be serving up our regular menu along with feature items.
Sunday, May 13, 2018
It was late...waiter more interested in going home than serving a meal at 9:30 PM...I guess he would be more attentive at dinner time..
Carlos is always the best - and is one of the reasons we come to Legals Framingham.
Very good seafood
I have been to Legal Seafoods in Framingham many times. Sadly, this last time was a major disappointment. The host was very accommodating and seated us at a round table for 6. Our waiter was a pleasant young man who took our orders immediately. Then the experience went downhill. He took no notes of our orders and we figured he must have great recall. We were wrong as much of the order was wrong. The service was frenetic -- felt more like a diner than a relatively expensive restaurant. Waitstaff was poorly trained reaching across diners to deliver food; diners having to point to the dish they ordered. Worst of all the seafood we order was poorly cooked (grilled scallops were barely browned and very soggy; fish and chips overly breaded). This has been my "go-to" restaurant for family gatherings. We will have to find another location.
Food was great very consistent, server was one of the best I ever had was on top of everything.
Great time! Good food!
We had lunch after my son’s confirmation ceremony. Our waiter was very nice and professional. We always enjoy coming back to Legal Seafoods!
Loved my Cajun Halibut tonight... moist, perfectly cooked. Shrimp Cocktail, so good, to start. Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay rounded out a great meal.
Food was delicious and our waiter was great.
Food was excellent and also service. The only negative was the a/c was freezing. First semi-warm day and it was so cold in the restaurant. Had to ask couple of times for it to be turned down.
For some reason the front desk service once again was weak, at best. Attempted to seat us in the worst 2 seat option in the entire restaurant, walk in would be fine but with a reservation totally unacceptable. Excellent host then gave us a nice booth. Exceptional server !! Excellent food as always !
My dinner was excellent, but I was disappointed that they have taken Coconut Shrimp off of the menu. I had specifically chosen Legal Seafood for my birthday dinner because I love the Coconut Shrimp. We also ordered an appetizer that we always order, however they had run out of it.
Very good food. Very nice to us. We will be back. The food was cooked just the way it should have been.
Always a great dining experience. Food is fresh and well prepared.
Great as usual! Good quality, always reliable. Service was great!
Legal is a great spot for seafood... especially in this area it stands out. My house salad and grilled shrimp was excellent tonight. Chardonnay, perfect.
Service was excellent, my Halibut was the best I ever had. Server was right there every time my glass was almost empty. Four star at 3 star prices. Highly recommend.
Judy was spectacular as always. I had the salmon with broccoli and coleslaw. My wife Had salmon as well. The service was fantastic!
Wonderful meal! Nutty salmon was so delicious. Perfectly fresh.
Our server Judith was welcoming, courteous, effective and professional. Our food was prepared as we specified and delivered to us efficiently. Manager and a few of the staff came by our table to say hello.
Very busy on Easter... service was fair. Clam chowder very good as usual, but seafood casserole too salty. 1.5lb Lobster good.
The clams in the clam chowder were very chewy and the Jasmine Special shrimp lacked flavor and was dried out. It used to be so good and now it's not.
The food is good but not great. The presentation of the food on the plate is my main complaint, especially when the price is factored in. The main entree fish is piled over the side dish like the rice. To much rice on the plate.
We went for Easter brunch. After being forgotten by servers when we were first seated everyone went above and beyond to apologize for the mistake. As always he food is great.
Food was delicious and prepared exactly how it was ordered with special requests. Ally our server in the bar was wonderful.
We invited our adult grandaughter to join us for a birthday dinner. Unfortunately, we must have hit an off night for the kitchen and serving staff. We all ordered the Cioppino which we've enjoyed many time in the past.
We received our requested "lobster bibs", but we had to find a server to provide us with soup spoons and shell fish forks. When the dishes were served, we saw the lobster claws were not cracked. We eventually found a hostess seating a group near us and requested lobster crackers. Two were delivered and we requested a third for the other diner in our party.
The food and wine were up to the standards we have come to know at Legal Seafoods.
Always good food and great service.
We have been going for 10 years and have never had a bad experience
Awesome chow again tonight. Grilled shrimp with snap peas and a house salad... sesame tuna, cherrystones... all excellent. Sonoma Cutrer, our usual rounded out an excellent meal.
We had a fabulous date night out. Our server Tom (with the awesome mustache) was excellent. He was professional, attentive and enthusiastic. His personality and confidence in recommendations made the evening really enjoyable. We felt well catered to and had a lot of fun. Bang bang cauliflower always a winning starter!
Good not great food. Expensive. Large noisy dining areas. Too "corporate " for my taste and best if you're on an expense account. Much Better local alternatives are Captn Marden and the Dolphin.
Always reliable,good food.You can always rely on Legal to present a good lunch or dinner.
The lite clam chowder is excellent. The trout was prepared well. Good value. We sat at a booth and felt comfortable with sufficient privacy during our conversation. The service was mediocre. We waited an hour for the main course.
Great food and service.
We sat at the bar for the 2nd time in a month and ordered a glass of cabernet. The bartender
informed me that they were having a distribution problem and that we would have to purchase
a bottle if we wanted cabernet. I informed the bartender that we had the same response weeks before. The manager then came over and apologized and stated that this would never happen again so we informed him that he had the same response the last time. One time would be bad enough but for this to happen for a second time in a months time...inexcusable!! The attitude was " we don't have a cabernet that we want to sell by the glass so tough!" We are consistent patrons of the Dedham C Bar.... this has certainly put a bad taste in our mouth in respect to the Legal Seafood brand.
Love legal.... we travel over an hour just to have dinner there!!! Fresh, delicious, very accommodating with allergies/dietary restrictions.
Great meal, great service!
Legal in Framingham is one of my most favorite restaurants - terrific seafood, great service and a relaxed atmosphere! My wife and I ate there this past Saturday night and, while the food is always good and fresh, our dinner on Saturday was memorable. The muscles were outstanding, the crab cakes & scallops to die for - can't wait to go back!!!
The server was friendly and helpful. Somehow, though, I was brought a salad which somebody else had ordered. After I ate the salad, I learned that my salad actually came with my dish and was not the salad I was served and that I was going to be charged for the extra salad. When I expressed my disappointment that I was going to be charged because of an error by the server, she said I would have to speak with the manager. No one came to speak with me and I was not charged for the salad. So all was well.
It might be helpful to let new servers know that they are empowered to correct mistakes without having the manager come to handle it. I suspect that this is what she was told when she asked.
Not the most inviting environment with a young child, placed in the far back room with other families.