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Margarets Restaurant

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16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
+1 508-992-9942
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (21 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
7:30 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
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Reviewed yesterday

fresh, creative seafood, reasonably priced AND BYOB, a real find!! that's all I have to say...that's all I have to say...

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with my brother two days ago and it was wonderful. I have been here before and have always loved it. I always get the large orange juice and it is definitely worth the extra price. I got something I had never gotten...More

Thank sleeper61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A simple, seaside type restaurant just down the street from the water in the historic area of Fairhaven. Right next door is Elizabeth's, also a great restaurant. The chef has a nice flair to serving up the dishes with some unique touches. All the food...More

Thank mscapehorn
Reviewed September 6, 2017

as usual, this small restaurant serves good portions of a variety of delicious food. attended with a large group for very late morning breakfast that was easily and pleasantly accommodated. the Norwegian pancakes were a hit as was the sweetbread french toast,. interesting omelet combinations,...More

Thank Fairbeach
Reviewed August 29, 2017

I ate here yesterday with my brother for breakfast. we tried to come here Saturday but there was a half hour line. Yesterday, no line and the food was great. I got apple pancakes, a large orange juice and large chocolate milk. The food and...More

Thank sleeper61
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

It is a hit each time. Never disappoint. I just wish I lived 5 minutes away so I could be there every day. But for now, I take every opportunity to take the trip. The food is 5 stars (delicious and presentation) for a very...More

Thank Lydie O
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Fantastic BYOB restaurant. No reservations, but worth the wait if you encounter one. Food is always excellent. They're owned by the same people that own Elizabeth's, but the food is much better prepared and presented. A great little place that could easily become your favorite.

Thank eatout4442017
Reviewed July 17, 2017

I owned and worked in the restaurant business until I was 32 years of age. I must say this is a local town restaurant with charm and character. I visit here at least once a week because you will never find better tasting seafood anywhere....More

Thank Stathisjohnw
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Margaret's was suggested to me by some local friends. The food was very impressive. We enjoyed a scallop, bacon and spinach appetizer, we both got seafood for our main course. Everything was very flavorful and cooked perfectly. My only complaint is that service was overly...More

Thank Hmarshall03
Reviewed May 22, 2017

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
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June 14, 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
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fairhaven
  • Phone Number: +1 508-992-9942
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