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McKay's Breakfast and Lunch

144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
+1 617-773-0099
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You want a good breakfast lots of food go yo McKay's. I have been there on many occasions and never written a review. The servers are friendly and the food is always fresh. I have always been there for breakfast, but I am told lunch...More

Thank 181billz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

McKay's has delicious breakfast and brunch standards: eggs in all styles, hash browns, sausage and bacon, and more. It's simple, fresh comfort food, with friendly service and an old-time diner feel. There is often a wait on weekends so if you're local I recommended dining...More

Thank RachelRaven
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

MacKay's was delightful for breakfast. We were greeted cheerily, seated quickly, and given coffee right away. The food was plentiful and hot and very good. We would certainly go back!

Thank naplesjudi
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We read a review and decided to give this a try, our first day in the area. The portions for the seafood/fish are LARGE. Our table had scallops, a fish sandwich, and fish n chips. We didn't leave hungry that is for sure. Delicious. Make...More

Thank PurpleMN
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I tried McKay's for breakfast this morning, and we will definitely be back! This no-frills breakfast place was much bigger than we had anticipated. It spans over three storefronts, making the wait times minimal! The menu is extensive, and very moderately priced....More

Thank mrsiss
Reviewed 1 March 2017

McKays is a no frills breakfast/lunch spot that is very, very popular on weekends especially. Not too long ago lines were long but they've since expanded and its so much faster to get a seat. Don't expect white napkin service or overly friendly wait staff,...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Maybe it was an off day for this local favorite, or maybe it's just not as good as some folks have told us it is. McKay's simply didn't leave us at all wowed. The western omelet didn't include cheese automatically, which seemed odd, so the...More

Thank Grace_K102
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Across the street from the birth place of John & John Q Adams. 5 star service. Coffee cups ($1.75) never runs dry here. Tried the grilled blueberry muffin ($2) tasted great too. Homemade. Had the Spinach & Feta Omelette ($9.50) which was loaded with spinach......More

Thank baaaaaaa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

McKay has large portions and the best fried scallops I have found in all of MA! The breakfast offerings are amazing.

Thank Ying L
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I went here with my wife and three sons. There was something for everyone and the food was great. Dick stopped by our table to inquire how we liked everything and that was a nice touch. Highly recommend McKay's for breakfast. Service was prompt and...More

Thank FamilyGuy02184
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 15:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 20:00
05:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-773-0099