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McKay's Breakfast and Lunch

144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
+1 617-773-0099
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“blood sausage” (2 reviews)
Open Now
05:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
144 Franklin St, Quincy, MA 02169-7834
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located just outside downtown Quincy, this is a place I visit each time I'm back East. The portions are massive and the food is excellent and cooked to perfection. Lots of local "flavor" to the eating experience...cozy is a word that would apply (often associated...More

Thank quadboss
Reviewed 24 September 2018

First visit to McKay's was on a recent Sunday to take elderly relative out for breakfast. When I dropped off wife and Mom in law with her walker a woman came out from the restaurant and kindly escorted them through an exit door that made...More

Thank MichaelVII
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

As my husband said “A+ for diner coffee and breakfast food.” I enjoyed my English muffin, but my French toast wasn’t as moist as I like it.

Thank Jasmine G
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at McKays on Sunday. Plenty of room to park and sit. Very traditional Irish American diner. Superb food and good value for money.

Thank Picarro
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The food was ok. A typical small town diner. Perfect for taking a little ones because it’s not fancy.

Thank JH_102577
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I went to McKay’s for breakfast and I ordered the eggs Benedict! It was delicious! The service was great! I would recommend for breakfast!

Thank K7046EIjulieb
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is not my first review of McKay's,but to say that I have never been disappointed with any breakfast I have had there. Today,I went for a spinach/feta omelette which was not only filling but also very tasty. The wait staff ladies are also very...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went to McKay's for breakfast /lunch with my daughter on Sunday. Got there at 11:30, was definitely rock and rolling. This spot is definitely a favorite with locals. We had to wait for a seat but the hostess is a pro and we were seated...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

It's deceptively nondescript from the outside. Inside, it's a typical local breakfast place. No frills. I didn't expect to like it. And I loved it! I had fried clams (very generous portion) and my friends had fish and chips (yum) and a Caesar salad with...More

Thank Boston02116
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited McKay’s for the first time. What a great breakfast! Large portions, delicious food and a friendly staff. It was really crowded as it was the morning after a big storm in the area and many places had no power. The...More

Thank SLKukstis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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
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