Legal Sea Foods - King of Prussia

4.4
3488 Reviews
$31 to $50
Seafood
The signature dish at Legal Sea Foods – really fresh fish.
Legal Sea Foods is a Philly favorite. Surrounded by hotels and near both the Valley Forge Convention Center and Valley Forge National Historic Site, we are at a mall entrance on the upper level of the Court.

Guests get reeled in by our buzz-worthy lounge and comfortable dining room. Half-shell hedonists may sit at our 10-seat horse-shoe shaped oyster bar where slurping is encouraged.

Legal Sea Foods has long proven that a consistent, high quality dining experience never goes out of style. With over 40 varieties of fresh fish and shellfish available throughout the year as well as an award-winning wine list, there’s no doubt why legions of fans have fallen hook, line and sinker.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 3488 people are saying
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DamonW
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was delicious & the service was excellent!!

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VeronicaC
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Legal never disappoints. My server was fantastic as were the food and my Sangria! So happy that you are now open for lunch on weekends!

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BobH
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food3service5ambience1

Need to bring the raw bar back. Place I think came there in 2004. Needs renovation. Too dark. Tablecloths would help. Needs to be commensurate with price. I’ve been a regular thru the years.

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Ilivewell
New England
12 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Eating at Legal Seafood is always a delightful treat. We enjoyed the fresh-baked stuffed lobster and oh-so-good sides! Our server and the wait-staff were super friendly. A delightful time for all.

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JamesH
1 review
Dined on September 18, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Was a nice place. Enjoy the meal would go again. Portions could be bigger

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vipArnoldG
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and the service were wonderful and they were very considerate of my wife who has celiac and requires a gluten-free meal.

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vipdrthin
New England
16 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Crying baby at next table can ruin a good meal! Otherwise great service and way above average food.

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OpenTable Diner
Pittsburgh
1 review
Dined on September 17, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Oysters were good.

Service was great.

Entrees were a bit bland. Both mine and my wife’s entrees needed something… maybe salt I don’t know. I’m typically not a salt guy but it seemed like the food was just one step away from being great. Little disappointed there but overall good.

Prices were probably on point if the food was amazing, but it wasn’t.

We’ll try out a few more places before heading back over there, but I wouldn’t say it’s off our list.

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vipEllie
Philadelphia
28 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server Alexis was excellent, attentive and responsive. The food was great as always.

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DavidS
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on September 11, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

We enjoyed our evening and our dinner. The restaurant was reasonably full. The servers were masked. It was nice to have Legal Seafood open again as it is very nice casual place for seafood. My wife particularly liked her red Sangria. The white wine by the glass selection was a bit weak. I though there was too much Sauvignon blanc based wines by the glass and wish they had had at least one by the glass Alsace, Chablis or Meursault option available. My wife and I really enjoyed our fried calamari appetizer. I thought that my breaded fried clams main dish were a bit too breaded and the taste of the clam was missing in many of the pieces. This is not a dish I would order again. My wife really enjoyed her grilled salmon with Cajon spice. The French fries were excellent. We split the key lime pie dissert. It was fantastic. Our server was great

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OutNAbout
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on September 11, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

This is one of my favorite restaurants. I ordered the new shrimp scampi- but sorry to report it was bland. Everything else was GREAT! We will come again, I have to find a number favorite disk. Staff was great.

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Robbie
Philadelphia
18 reviews
Dined on September 9, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience3

I love this place, but came there when it were 2 groups of people that were really loud. I had the Gulf Market or the lobster stuffed with scallops and shrimp. I was a waste of time and money. I would have done better getting a lobster roll.

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Cece
Philadelphia
30 reviews
Dined on September 8, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience2

Was sadly disappointed with my visit yesterday to Legal Seafoods in King of Prussia. After a lengthy close from COVID, I was happy to learn they had reopened. Our reservation was at 6:00 and barely a handful of guests were in the restaurant which I found somewhat surprising.

After looking at the menu, I noticed one of our long time favorites, the cream of crab soup which i looked forward to enjoying (and the main reason for the visit) was no longer on the menu. A lobster soup has replaced the cream of crab. HUGE mistake in my opinion. Crab has immensely more flavor than lobster and holds up better in soup, but I digress. Our waiter tried to explain the scaled down menu which reflected both food and drink items no longer available as well as a few new items. Prices seemed slightly higher compared to preCOVID.

My Caesar salad was ok but barely had dressing and I asked for more. What I received was very good, and looked and tasted different from what was on the salad. Overall I was disappointed with the visit and hope somehow the vibrant atmosphere and more extensive menu return. Probably won’t go back anytime soon.

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vipPhilipT
Philadelphia
9 reviews
Dined on September 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our service was top notch this evening. We had oysters which were fresh and delicate. The table ordered several new items off the menu. Everything was fresh and properly cooked. The filet mignon was delicious, the haddock was a large portion cooked just right and the stuffed shrimp were top notch and cooked just enough with a super delicious buerre blanc sauce.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on September 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Service was incredible. Very accommodating to dietary restrictions. Food and drinks were delicious.

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JC2112
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What a great choice for our anniversary! Food was fantastic and our server top notch!

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vipJeremyN
Philadelphia
24 reviews
Dined on August 28, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

Wife and I were celebrating an anniversary. We decided to sit at the bar. Food was outstanding and the service was excellent. However, the was a lot of dirty dishes and glasses being managed at the bar. Seemed like there should be a better system for managing the bussing. Bartenders touched many dirty items then made very intricate hands on drinks with little hand washing in between.

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vipSrduncan50
Philadelphia
27 reviews
Dined on August 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Looks like things are getting back to normal at LSKOP. Menu is expanding to previous form and it was god to see familiar staff working again.

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PatP
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 27, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

I was disappointed it was so much money. Hope they get back lunches

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Donna
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on August 26, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

The Oysters were excellent! Servers were friendly and accomodating.

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britter
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent meal, attentive service! So glad they are back open!!!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2021
Overall2food2service5ambience4

The service was fantastic, but unfortunately the food was not.

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vipBobK
Philadelphia
46 reviews
Dined on August 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

So nice to be back at Legal Seafood after the 15 month absent. Excellent food, fantastic service!

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JoniL
Phoenix
3 reviews
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

ABSOLUTE AWESOME SERVICE!!! From Kevin at the bar to Gretchen and Natalie in the dining area-service was fabulous!!! Food was amazing!!! Such a lovely evening!!

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vipEllie
Philadelphia
29 reviews
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service were excellent. The seafood was prepared perfectly and was delicious. Our waitress was wonderful.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such a great experience. We dined here twice in three days. Both times food was excellent from bread, appetizers, entries, right down to dessert. Drinks were on point and the raw bar amazing! All the seafood was fresh and cooked to perfection. The wait staff was polite, attentive, and friendly. Our food came out a nice place. They spaced the seating out and I witnessed them cleaning after each party left. Don't let their location of being attached to the mall deter you. Legal Seafood may not be cheap but worth every penny!! We will definitely be dining there again.

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JanB
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed our meal - love the fried clams and oysters! Fresh and delicious!

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vipAdrianna
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food was excellent and fresh. Restaurant could definitely use a solid renovation/update - the atmosphere doesn’t match the quality of the food. cocktails were also well made. would go back, but maybe not for a “fancy” date.

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ChristopherB
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved the food! We walked in and were quickly seated. The waiter was outstanding and answered all of our questions. The mussels were fantastic as was our main course. The cheesecake at the end, capped off a perfect dining experience!

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
6 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great results, good service and tasty food.

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RobertS
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Absolutely the best Fish N Chips ww ever had....Delicious food, great service, great value. Thank you!!

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viphelenef
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience3

The meal was horrible down to the salad. My friends salad had a big chunk of ice. How can you batch balsamic dressing. No anchovies. Will not eat here again.

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BrianN
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience4

We were taken in at our reservation time.

From there, it took a long time to order drinks. We had the water glasses and that's it.

Finally, our waiter came over, grabbed my water glass by the rim (where you drink) and then said something none of us could understand.

We ordered drinks which took a long time, then food order time came.

He took our orders, muttered something unintelligible, and walked away. A few minutes later, another person came over to verify our order. Turns out our original order was put in incorrectly, so... we had to order again.

When the food came out, we had a third person ask about drinks.

Three waiters / waitresses for three people.

My food was a bit undercooked as was my wife's. My daughter's salmon was dry and rather bland.

We finished and had to flag down one of the many employees standing around in order to get our waiter to get the bill. While waiting, I overheard a few employee conversations about how they just wanted to leave and go home.

It took a while to get our waiter, so after a while, I took my daughter out of the restaurant so she wouldn't get too bored (she's young).

I have no idea why this place is so horrible now. They used to be good.

The food was OK at best, but the service was simply not worth the price. We won't be going back for quite a while, especially with Bonefish Grill being so close by and much better.

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FrenchFoodie
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Not as good as it used to be. Good Ingredients. Poor execution for price point.

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DanielleF
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on August 10, 2021
Overall1food1service2ambience1

The food has gone way downhill! Used to be one of my favorite restaurants especially for gluten free safe dining. Gluten free rolls were disgusting, the calamari which used to have the lightest, tastiest breading was just ok. Even the shrimp cocktail was just mediocre. So sad. Our waitress was great but others in the restaurant were not very helpful, friendly or knowledgeable.

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nanaG
Philadelphia
23 reviews
Dined on August 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food was very good but the portions were very small and everything was extra.

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Ayanna
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall3food1service5ambience5

Service was amazing and staff were great but the food was very mediocre it was neck and neck with red lobster and if I had a choice I would go with red lobster.

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2dine4food
Atlantic City
18 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Wedding anniversary

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was amazing and our server was very friendly and professional. Service was quick. We were out the door in about an our. We will definitely be going back.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Only dinner menu. The change of menu lost some favorites. Food was ok.

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Legal Sea Foods - King of Prussia is rated 4.4 stars by 3488 OpenTable diners.

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