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Boston Chowda Co

164 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2031
+1 617-261-1907
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowda” (54 reviews)
“chowder” (56 reviews)
“lobster roll” (57 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
$$ - $$$
164 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2031
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious New England Clam Chowder. Located in the Quincy market. Large portions and very fresh. Other varieties are available as well.

Thank dmasu2005
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When you are in the market where this place is located there are other places to eat, but I saw someone walking past me with a huge lobster roll and chowder and knew I had to have it. This was my first time to Boston...More

Thank BLH_65
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Chowder is delicious. The lobster roll wasn't the best I've had but it wasn't bad at all. Service was fast at the Quincy Market location. Will definitely try their chowder again on our next trip.

Thank UNLVLawRebel
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Had some great chowda and Lobster Bisque as well. Quick and hot as well as convenient in the shopping area. Will return next time in Boston.

Thank Skinnison
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We tried the location by the Quincy Market. The line was long, but the wait was worth it. The chowder was excellent!!

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This place is crowded, as it sits right in the middle of Quincy Market. But lines move quickly. I ordered a hot lobster roll and a small cup of clam chowder. It set me back around $30. That's an insane amount, but you're in the...More

Thank headhunterke
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is located in Fanueil Hall Market. I already have eaten lobster roll in NY. I think this place is better than lobster roll place I visited before. The reason why I think that is Plenty of lobster :) Highly recommend!

Thank sallyyoo
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We stopped by the Quincy Market in Boston on our cruise. I saw this long line at Boston Chowda. We had to wait almost 20 minutes for the Hot Lobster Roll & chowder combination. It was well worth the wait. Both the lobster roll and...More

Thank Francis P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The line at Boston Chowda in Faneuil Market was huge, however I am so glad I waited as the hot lobster roll is the best sandwich I have ever tasted in my life! Certainly not cheap, however undoubtedly the best seafood I have ever tasted...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This place has set the bar on the lobsta roll impossibly high for me. I've had them here and also in Maine where they claim to have the world's best. Boston Chowda takes the win by a landslide! The lobster is always cooked to perfection...More

Thank Practicaltravellers
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210-2031
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-261-1907
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