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McKay's Breakfast and Lunch

144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
+1 617-773-0099
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“blood sausage” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
American, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is not my first review of McKay's,but to say that I have never been disappointed with any breakfast I have had there. Today,I went for a spinach/feta omelette which was not only filling but also very tasty. The wait staff ladies are also very...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went to McKay's for breakfast /lunch with my daughter on Sunday. Got there at 11:30, was definitely rock and rolling. This spot is definitely a favorite with locals. We had to wait for a seat but the hostess is a pro and we were seated...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

It's deceptively nondescript from the outside. Inside, it's a typical local breakfast place. No frills. I didn't expect to like it. And I loved it! I had fried clams (very generous portion) and my friends had fish and chips (yum) and a Caesar salad with...More

Thank Boston02116
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited McKay’s for the first time. What a great breakfast! Large portions, delicious food and a friendly staff. It was really crowded as it was the morning after a big storm in the area and many places had no power. The...More

Thank SLKukstis
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast...Irish soda bread is delicious!!! Have. It grilled! Great coffee and the service was great. Parking on the street...busy area.

Thank Nance Z
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Mom and I needed some serious nourishment. Looked up food spots in Quincy, MA for breakfast and found McKays. HAPPY that I did, coffee was good, Mom loved her banana pancake (they are big friends, so look before you leap), I had the Belgian waffle...More

Thank Max L
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Aside from the fact that the food is very average it takes awhile. Then there is the fact that some afternoons or nights they are open and some are closed with no rhyme or reason.

Thank Michel G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

McKays is fantastic. The food is excellent, service friendly and quick. The portions of food is large whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner. It’s a favorite of mine. My son loves the turkey dinner! I’m a big fan of the BLT and my boyfriend loves...More

Thank hiltonhead2016
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Great big portions awesome breakfast potatoes galore plenary of crispy bacon eggs any way you like them. Blood sausage. And did say way more potatoes than you can eat. Service is great inexpensive to boot.

Thank Magicmanfan
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Thus local gem is a busy place on a Saturday morning. Even though they were busy, there wasn't a long wait and they turn the tables over quickly. Not at rush, got to review the menu and enjoy a good cup of coffee. Waffles with...More

Thank Seacoastbreeze
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-0099
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