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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” (110 reviews)
“clam chowder” (22 reviews)
“haddock” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34 Central Sq, Chelmsford, MA 01824-3050
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Reviewed yesterday

Met up with the girls for a long overdue lunch on a cold winter's day. The service is always fabulous and friendly. The Oyster Po' Boy was absolutely delicious. I love that they offer a selection of 2 sides of many vegetables, coleslaw, rice, and...More

Thank plastx2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this restaurants several times over the last couple of years. The food is consistently good. The side dishes are as good as the main dish. This restaurant is always busy, and does not take reservation. The noise level tends to be...More

Thank Ana T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always fresh food and awesome selection....best place for seafood anywhere ....it is that good.... and staff is great...

Thank James M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

My number 1 rule for me is never eat fish 25 miles from Boston. Fishbones is not only 20 miles but just as good as any spot in the Boston area. Fresh Swordfish, haddock, and excellent chowders and appetizers. At Christmas, the Egg Nog Martinis...More

Thank Buzz_from_Boston
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Very overpriced for the quality of food. This restaurant has gone downhill to the point we will not return. Preparation and taste is not at all worth the prices. Cannot imagine the cooks that are preparing this food but they are certainly cooks, not chefs....More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We called in and said we would be there on a Sat night at 6:30. When we called, we were told that they would do their best to have us seated within 30 minutes after we arrived. There was no place to wait(the bar area...More

Thank suewolfman28
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Very good place to go for excellent fresh dish dishes. Its always a little too noisy for me and sitting in thr bar area is not a good seat if you want to converse.

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

good seafood, good service, nice wine good to have the choice of the side with your dish. Only thing: I had the lazyman lobster and it was very "greasy"

Thank 5141gv
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went here on Labor Day for dinner. I ordered a lobster roll and thought it did not taste like the sweet, fresh lobster I am used to at Legal Seafoods or on the coast. I am a New England girl and know my lobster...More

4  Thank famvacations
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Great food, good selections of wine. Have to get there early if you want to be seated. If you don't mind waiting for a table, the food is worth it.

Thank Debra B
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Restaurant Details

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