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American, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, BYOB
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Reviewed November 7, 2021 via mobile

If you want fresh seafood this is the place to go. No nonsense, but you can pick out your own. If you want, in order as much fish as you want. My associate had halibut and chips, and the bad it was very light. The...fish was outstanding. I had a full red snapper, I was out of this world. Besides your excellent, the service is very very good, and like I said if you want precious fish possible at a real reasonable price compared to other chains, which this is not this is the place to go.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed August 20, 2021

The place is almost at the end of a dead-end street. The restaurant is was more a fish market with meat cases and tables set up inside and outside. You ordered from the cashier, but the food is brought by a server. If you paid...by credit card there was a 3% surcharge. They accepted cash with no penalty. I thought the prices were quite high, maybe because it claims to have fresh seafood, which is a trick in the Midwest. My wife and I got their famous lobster rolls and lobster bisque. The lobster rolls were the talk of a Chicago TV show, “Chicago’s Best,” about local eateries. We started with the bisque. It was not as Capital as the one we often enjoy at a favorite restaurant. My wife had one or two lobster pieces more than my two pieces in my bisque. I believe if you notice the number of lobster pieces in your bisque, it has started down the road to failure. Perhaps they were having an off day. The lobster rolls came with a brioche bun which was warmed up and a bit crispy. It had two pieces which were about two inches or less and placed on top of three or four shorter pieces of lobster. Some melted butter was on top. A plastic two-ounce tub of remoulade dressing was included. It also came with French fried potatoes, which for some unexplained reason my wife wanted to take home the leftovers. All for $29.00 a plate. Yikes. I’m not counting the hours when I can get away and have another meal there.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed March 8, 2021

fast and good service , and Maine things variety and taste . For Us n maybe litle to much lemon sauce filling in all dishes ( seafood almost ) and you fill every dish that . Portion So Big

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed October 19, 2020

Great place to go to have some great seafood. There is a lot to choose from the menu. The platters are so large. Great for sharing. We sat outside on a beautiful early fall evening and it was great. The lace gets busy, so get...there early.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed October 7, 2020

a great fresh fish market where you can also have a great seafood lunch at a great price. Fun market atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed September 9, 2020

I was craving a lobster roll for two days - so I did my homework and boy oh boy am I glad I found Boston Fish Market. Bread was great, lobster perfectly cooked, great french fries, excellent coleslaw, I ordered this to go - I'm...guessing it's even better at the restaurant. The setting took me back to a visit to Greece 30 years ago. I felt like I took a giant step back in time. I cannot wait to go backMore

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed May 29, 2020

I absolutely love Boston Fish Market. The salmon florentine, fried shrimp, calamari, fried lobster, lobster roll are all excellent entrees. The clam chowder soup is also excellent.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed May 10, 2020 via mobile

I placed an order at 11am to pick up at 5pm. When I arrived there was no method to pick up the food outside. The only option was to go inside with 50 other people on top of each other. The pick up times we’re...supposed to be spread out which did not happen. I would not go to or pick up from this restaurant.More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed April 21, 2020

This is the best seafood I have tried in a very long time! Excellent and generous portions! The jumbo shrimp is fantastic! Prices are on point for seafood however it is a good value because you will have leftovers for another meal. The presentation is...nice, the entrees are prepared perfectly.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed March 7, 2020

The seafood/fish at Boston Fish Market is well-prepared and so fresh. You can order pretty much anything or buy fresh fish and take it home to cook yourself. You order at the counter and seat yourself. The portions are huge; really it's served more like...family style dining. Try it, you won't be disappointed!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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mary b
September 24, 2019|
Response from nmayer16 | Reviewed this property |
No, this restaurant does not take reservations. I suggest going early since there is usually a wait.
James D
November 1, 2017|
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Response from chrisrubly | Reviewed this property |
The night we were there the line was quite long because it was a Saturday at dinnertime but they went through the line and asked if anyone was there just for pick up and they moved them to a separate short line of what I... More
September 28, 2017|
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Yes! Makes a great gift, especially since it's near the airport for travelers.
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Yes, Boston Fish Market offers takeaway services.

Boston Fish Market is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5