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Margarets Restaurant

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16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
+1 508-992-9942
07:30 - 14:00
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Sun 07:30 - 12:00
Mon 07:30 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 07:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Wareham, Massachusetts
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
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
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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 a pricey seaside restaurant and the lunch here (a special) put their food to shame!... More 

Thank Mia C
East Wareham, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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 before your meal is also great, kind of an onion bread with sweetened butter. I... More 

Thank 458rogerm
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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 disappear, (not the way our past visits have gone). We waited an additional 10+ minutes... More 

Thank liberty2006
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 waiting outside in the cold for nearly an hour - when there were many empty... More 

Thank george m
Putney, Vermont
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 she forgot to put her "friendly" on when she got ready for work. We walked... More 

Thank MBJRT808
New Bedford, United States
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 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 favorite breakfast items. They serve breakfast until 11am, so if that's what you're looking for,... More 

Thank Leo J S
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Don't go to this place. The waitress added $7.00 to her tip on my card. My wife and I went to breakfast with friends. We split the check, my friends paid cash and I used my card. We left her a generous cash tip. Although my portion did not include any of the tip. $30.00 should have been on the... More 

Thank Mike S
Spring Lake, Michigan
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The best fresh fish that you will ever get. Very large portions...you will take some home. Great service and reasonable.

Thank Joe S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?