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Margarets Restaurant

16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
+1 508-992-9942
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (21 reviews)
“seafood” (23 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Main St, Fairhaven, MA 02719-2934
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Asked the waitress, which of three style scallop presentations we should choose. The fried were her favorite, like candy, I can't get enough. Now, fried scallops sounds like ordinary fare in a seafood place. Right? Nothing ordinary about these! The breading is delicate and savory....More

Thank VIFriend
Reviewed 22 May 2018

A wonderful quaint place with excellent food. Many locals visit this place regularly. They really excel at seafood for reasonable prices.

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We went to Margaret's on the recommendation of a long time local resident. It is a quaint, homey location which features great local seafood. The baked scallops were just incredible. Moderately priced. This is a great change of pace from the larger establishments across the...More

3  Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a cozy , off the beaten path, local small restaurant. Good for breakfast, lunch and dinner. No alcohol but a BYOB. Menu hadn’t changed in yeats. Specializes in seafood. Kind of clicky , townie types. Fairhaven atmosphere.

2  Thank Uncle-Tonoose
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

When you exit a place and all can say is “that was an awesome meal”, it deserve a five star. A real sea town restaurant located within the downtown and a small walk to the water. Price is moderate, and well worth the cost! A...More

1  Thank Yardspice
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us by the hose at our B&B in Mattapoisett. So glad we took her advice. We called ahead, but the restaurant does not take reservations. We were able to be seated right away, but we arrived pretty early. I would...More

2  Thank PaddlingFan
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Margaret's is one of my favorite restaurants. I frequently travel through Fairhaven on and often plan my trips so I can eat at Margaret's. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all great. The last time I was there I had lobster and shrimp hash with eggs...More

2  Thank Glen P
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Always a great experience. Had very fresh Haddock and shrimp dinners. Right from the boat. Perfectly prepared with impeccable service.

Thank Mayburycapecod
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Small restaurant with large menu and cozy atmosphere. The staff is very attentive and efficient and the food is awesome. The hours of operation are limited but if you are fortunate enough to be able to visit there I know you will be delighted. You...More

Thank Debby A
Reviewed 17 October 2017

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
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14 June 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, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, 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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