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Boston Chowda

Quincy Market Building, Market Place, Boston, MA 02109
+1 617-742-4441
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (81 reviews)
“soup” (23 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Fast food, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Quincy Market Building, Market Place, Boston, MA 02109
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Visited on a busy Saturday around lunchtime. Ordered a small lobster bisque and a medium corn chowder. Both were extremely hot but had good taste and were reasonably priced ($12 total). Service was good despite the heavy crowd. Overall the soup was as expected and...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walked the busy streets from our hotel. We had to ask where it was as it is inside Quincy Market as part of food court. We ordered managers special of lobster tool, clam chowder and drink. The food was fresh and soup was very hot...More

Thank TravelingBoomers1946
Reviewed 3 days ago

I ate here on 8/26/17 for lunch. Rather a long line but a short wait for a Saturday afternoon. I ordered the manger's special. This included an average tasting ( could use lil seasoning) cold lobster roll, a small clam chowder, small fountain drink or...More

Thank McKinley T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Pilgrim's Corn Chowder was served hot and delicious. Located in the Quincy Market area, this is a place to go when you want to enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city.

Thank KariMusic
Reviewed 1 week ago

The queue for this place is huge, however it is well worth the wait! I ordered a hot lobster roll as I was keen to try the local seafood, and it was literally the best sandwich I have ever tasted in my life. It certainly...More

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been back since before they left Prudential food court. New location but still great soup. The new setting is a plus.

Thank zambarossa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at this Quincy Market stall for clam chowder for lunch while walking The Freedom Trail. The chowder came in paper containers so we took them outside and sat beneath the trees eating our hearty lunch. The chowder had more clam than many. Reasonably priced...More

1  Thank Carlsbadhappy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever we head to Boston we always head to Boston Chowda in Quincy Market. This place is simple. New England clam chowder that is rich and simply delicious. Of course you can make it a combo by adding haddock pie and a drink but that's...More

Thank FinGin79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had been dying for a Boston Lobster Roll and we were only grabbing a quick lunch on our first day so I thought I would give this place a try. I did not expect to get a good lobster roll at a 'food court'...More

Thank FamilyTraveler4236
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend grabbed a hot lobster roll from here while we were walking through the marketplace and was served quickly by friendly staff. However, the roll was $18 and pretty small so I was a little bummed out that it was so expensive. It should...More

Thank SammiDeRosa
Nearby
Downtown
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quincy Market Building, Market Place, Boston, MA 02109
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-742-4441
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