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Dec 12, 2006 03:07 PM

Legal Seafoods or Summer Shack

Would you prefer to eat at Legal Seafoods in Harvard Square or at the Summer Shack at Alewife. I know there are many altneratives out there, but please choose between these two restaurants because that's what I have to do.

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  1. I honestly would go to Legal Seafoods. Summer Shack has tended to dissapoint, and at least at legal you get a broader menu, and hopefully a staff and manager who is more than willing to please you if there is a problem.

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      1. re: Sal Monella

        I'm not sure if this is a possibility, but the brunch at the Harvard Legal's is really not so bad. Also, they have popovers.

    1. If you've got kids with you, summer shack, if not, legal's

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      1. re: sflory

        Even with kids I might still pick Legals as Legals kids menue is quite good (and on of the true values on the entire menu). Legals kids' menu is also healthier than typical kids' menus at other places.

      2. Not even close - Legal's by a long shot.

        1. Legal Seafoods. The only Summer Shack I like is the one at Mohegan Sun (not an option for you that day!)

          1. Legal's for sure. It's not the greatest place, but it's better than Summer Shack, IMO.