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Legal C Bar

96 Derby St, Derby Street Shoppes, Hingham, MA 02043-4223
+1 781-556-0010
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (23 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
96 Derby St, Derby Street Shoppes, Hingham, MA 02043-4223
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not sure what the bog attraction is to Legal C. The girls that I work with love to come here. We usually go for drinks and appetizers. I find the appetizers limited, not the best for shareable and very overpriced. I do think...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was excellent, food was very good, and price was comparable to mid-level restaurants. Wife ordered Pan Roasted Chicken, but couldn't finish because she had to finish the sweet potato mash. I had the Seafood Paella and all I can say is delicious and worth...More

Thank BShu-23
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I am a regular diner at this Legal location and almost always leave a 5 star rating. Tonight I enjoyed a fabulous meal of grilled Cajun scallops on a bed of cheddar risotto with red eye gravy and a side of broccolini. It was delicious....More

Thank bettyjean1
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I had a great lunch here with my mom. We had fabulous waitstaff and fun environment for locals and tourists.

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This was the third visit and probably my last. Ambiance reminded be of a cafeteria style dining room, staff was pleasant but server needs more training and focus on the customers. Caesar Salad was good, but the seared tuna was disappointing as was the linguini...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I know this is a seafood place but they have the most delicious patty melt! Perfect for lunch, served with fries and coleslaw!

Thank denden4444
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The food is excellent. The service is excellent. The restaurant is in an outdoor mall with a lot of parking and places to go before or after your meal. Reservations for larger parties are recommended. I don't know if you can get reservations for two....More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

This would be one star, but for the staff at the bar. My wife ordered the sautéed sole dish. It was tasteless and over cooked. We asked for it not battered so they baked it dry as a bone with no sauce. We sent it...More

Thank beeweehingham_MA
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I love this place when I definitely want to eat seafood. Peace of mind if you know what I mean. Not too sure about the menu selection. I mean it's a nice selection but it's kind of all over the place. Maybe reorganized. Service is...More

Thank talkee
Reviewed 4 January 2018

A friend and I ate here on New Year's Eve. Our food was fine and the waitress was great. But the restaurant is HUGE, and it was half empty. It was loud, but not in a happy celebratory way. I think it is too big,...More

Thank Jacqueline R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Derby St, Derby Street Shoppes, Hingham, MA 02043-4223 (Formerly Legal Sea Foods)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hingham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-556-0010
From Legal Sea Foods, Legal C Bar emerges, a focused yet full-flavored social urban venue, casual in style. Classic 'C' fare like clams, cod, crab and calamari as well as custom cocktails provides a contemporary, comfortable experience. Legal C Bar's menu complements the bar forward concept and features many items suitable for sharing while also offering options for more traditional coursed dining. Tried-and-true Legal favorites along with exclusive new offerings comprise the menu mix. Oyster lovers will find at least 8 different varieties daily. Nineteen signature cocktails, 37 wines by-the-glass, 20 beers and 16 super-premium Irish Whiskeys satisfy any thirst for fun. In warm weather, our patio is a popular lure. Come for the seafood and stay to shop. Our restaurant at the Derby Street Shoppes will get you hooked.
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