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Fay's Restaurant

613 Dartmouth St, South Dartmouth, MA 02748-2513
+1 508-997-8000
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Apr 17, 2017
“Easter Buffet”
Jan 15, 2017
“Good Family Place”
Open Now
All hours
Italian, American, Pizza, Bar
$$ - $$$
613 Dartmouth St, South Dartmouth, MA 02748-2513
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Reviewed July 30, 2016

Independently owned family style restaurant. there is a bar with tables and a small dining area with tables and booths. Plain but adequate. Two couples enjoyed dinner. The service was excellent. The restaurant has added healthy menu items including GF. Two people ordered the lobster...More

Thank MAperson
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Fay's has a new chef and it definitely shows. I recently got the baked scrod dinner, to go, and it was very good and tasty! The baked potato was baked perfectly, the fish was fresh and had plenty of flavor. I will definitely dine (out)...More

Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

For a busy weeknight the service was friendly and helpful. Liz did everything to accommodate my family. Sara made every attempt to make sure my family was happy and full! Thank you so much to these ladies who made this an easy night out with...More

Thank Julianna P
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been enjoying Fay's for years and will certainly be back. The first time I went I ordered pizza - it was soooo delicious I was afraid to order anything else, knowing it couldn't possibly be as great as the pizza. After a few...More

Thank patmb123
Reviewed June 22, 2016

28 member party using the private room on a Saturday night to celebrate a milestone birthday. Arrangements made 3 months in advance with confirmation 1 week out. 1 server provided to manage a party of 28. “Overwhelmed” is the only word that comes to mind....More

Thank bri11164
Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

I'm really not sure what the people are saying about the place being smelly. Unfortunately sometimes you may run into a bad waitstaff like any place. My favorite meal there is the lobster stuffed salmon,love it. I recommend this meal to anyone who loves salmon...More

Thank mgpf99
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Seeing negative reviews about this restaurant is absolutely amazing to me. I went there for the first time yesterday, and have to say probably one of the best restaurants I've eaten at. Inside low-key dark interior. Comfortable and the food is five star. My boyfriend...More

Thank DNikolova
Reviewed April 19, 2016

We arrived by 5:00 on a Saturday night and had no problem getting a table. I had their thick crust pizza and while good, was not a hit with me. It lacked cheese and the toppings were either too large or just overwhelmed the pizza....More

Thank Msia52
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

The place smells like dead fish, the tables were dirty and the waitress was in a bad mood and she was extremely rude and gave to us the worst service ever. In addition she brought the wrong meals to us. Don't waste your time and...More

Thank JPScagliotti
Reviewed December 21, 2015

Today was the last time I will ever go to Fay's. there has never been a time I have not had issue with wait staff, MY wife and I went today, we were given lunch special's at 430 pm. when our server came over I...More

3  Thank carpaltunnel
lolimpio, Guest Relations Manager at Fay's Restaurant, responded to this review

We apologize for the service issue. We consistently take steps to review our service standards and your feedback will help tremendously. We are focusing on the Monday staff to make sure this never happens again. Can we offer you a gift card to correct our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 Dartmouth St, South Dartmouth, MA 02748-2513
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  South Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-997-8000
  • E-mail
Fay's opened over 50 years ago & was an instant hit with its thin crust pizza & family friendly atmosphere. Eclectic design, creative special menu, & live entertainment makes Fay's the place to celebrate friends, family & food!