We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
116 Sconticut Neck Rd, Fairhaven, MA 02719-1723
+1 508-992-8615
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 22: English reviews
Brookline, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
147 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Mac's is half a mile from busy Route 6 and on the way to Sconticut Neck. The clams are shucked fresh every day, the batter is crisp and the french fries truly excellent. Great place for lunch or dinner any day.

Helpful?
Thank hfaigel
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Everything this guy cooks from burgers to omlets to chicken pot pie is excellent. This is a local landmark and has served the town for over 50 years. It's your classic " greasy spoon" diner type food but always good, fresh and generous portions. It's a family run operation and they work hard. I go once a month or more... More 

Helpful?
Thank Uncle-Tonoose
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Don't tell anyone. Keep to yourself. This place is great. Don't let the outside fool you. Locals eat here daily. Awesome breakfast. Great lunch. Specials at dinner. All food top quality. Good service.

Helpful?
Thank Al P
Lake Park, Ga
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Breakfast here every item on the plate gets 100% attention. Gently cooked eggs, tender spongy pancakes, you question if the sausage links are homemade, even the homefries are perfect. Muffins homemade they grill them for you. Owner/chef shows you his respect of food and his customers. First visit you will be surrounded by the locales that know good food! Small... More 

Helpful?
Thank yamaw
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This place is always satisfying & delicious with excellent service whether it is breakfast, lunch or dinner...

Helpful?
Thank DonHildyN
massachusetts
Level Contributor
214 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Having grown up in Fairhaven I am always impressed that this place is still operating. A little different from the soda fountain but a great little local cafe. Excellent specials of both seafood and Portuguese specialties. Don't expect anything fancy, but this is a great local eatery. Try the kale soup, fish sandwich or cacoila.

Helpful?
Thank souzagar
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Mac's is a "neighborhood" restaurant. Nice place to go for breakfast or lunch. Javon has been the owner/chef for many, many years.

Helpful?
Thank Ted471208
Walpole, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

This was a nice stop for lunch. It is a small neighborhood place with friendly waitstaff and a nice menu. The menu ranged from soup and sandwiches to fresh fish plates. I had the lobster roll and it was delicious. Everyone in our party walked away satisfied! I would definitely eat there again.

Helpful?
Thank klutz1960
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

and you get real down home cooking.Breakfast, Lunch or dinner the food and service are always exceptional at a great low price.

Helpful?
Thank 230annmaries
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place has been in Fairhaven over 50 years. Friendly staff welcomed us newbies to their quaint diner. Interior has limited seating, most tables seat 2-4; but there was a party of 6 next to us. Our order was taken promptly and food was delivered fast. Excellent option for a traditional breakfast and coffee. Prices are very fair!

Helpful?
Thank Jenn M

Travellers who viewed Mac's Soda Bar also viewed

 

Been to Mac's Soda Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Sconticut Neck Rd, Fairhaven, MA 02719-1723
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fairhaven
  • Phone Number: +1 508-992-8615

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Mac's Soda Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?