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Margarets Restaurant

16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
+1 508-992-9942
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“Better Than Ever”
14 Mar 2017
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This may be contrarian, but 2x we went for breakfast, the 2nd time with a friend - both times were just okay. I probably won't go again, but I won't dissuade you from trying. The environment is terrific, the coffee good, but the breakfast just...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Better Than Ever!!! Always a favorite in Southeastern Mssachusetts. Incredible seafood offerings, great lunches and breakfasts. We tried this on a Saturday evening, good thing it was 5PM, within a half hour of our arrival the waiting time was 30 minutes or more. This is...More

Thank dave2840
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Good food but bring your wallet. $32.00 for breakfast for two. Crowded and expensive. Had the pancakes w bacon. Nothing special but $16.00

Thank DavidMHoldenMA
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Went here with friends for lunch on a Saturday in February. It was not too crowded. The service was great and the food was really terrific - far exceeded my expectations for a small local place! I'd had lunch just a few days before at...More

Thank Mia C
Reviewed 21 January 2017

First off this is a small restaurant. We usually sit in the back room. We had been in Texas for 2 1/2 months and wanted some good seafood. I have had the best scallops in my life at this restaurant. The bread they serve you...More

Thank 458rogerm
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Very crowded front room..waitstaff seemed harried at times and it seemed as if you weren't a regular, the service attention was lacking. My wife and I arrived there one Sunday just before 2 other couples, they were waited on first while our waitress seemed to...More

Thank liberty2006
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The food was really yummy, especially their custard French toast. All tables, no booths and the front area the tables are close. They do a have a breakfast counter if you are by yourself. No children's menu.

Thank Brandy S
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

It's unfortunate that this restaurant is so poorly managed. The food is good-when you can get some. Tried to have lunch today. Refused to seat anyone because they did t have any clean plates. I actually would have waited til they had some but after...More

Thank george m
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This review is based solely on customer service because it was so bad we were not willing to wait the 30 minutes to be seated for breakfast. When we walked into this very tiny cramped place, a young person greeted us and it was obvious...More

Thank MBJRT808
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Margaret's Restaurant is a great place for breakfast or lunch. The restaurant is small and always busy as its a very popular place to eat. The food is fresh and delicious and you have to try the Norwegian crepes with Lingonberry sauce. One of my...More

Thank Leo J S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have gluten and dairy free options for breakfast?
14 June 2016|
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Response from maxxie13 | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen that advertised on the menu-maybe they can accommodate you. ☺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 12:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fairhaven
  • Phone Number: +1 508-992-9942
  • E-mail