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Mc Govern's Restaurant

310 Shove St, Fall River, MA 02724-2018
+1 508-679-5010
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“chowder” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood
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310 Shove St, Fall River, MA 02724-2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for a quick lunch today. What a total mistake! An hour of our lives we will never get back!!! After waiting for over 10 minutes to even be acknowledged we finally got our water and soda. We ordered a...More

Thank sailinghomesoon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i went t mcgovern's restaurant on st patrick's day both my wife and i had the corn beef cabbage special it came with irish potato soup delish corn beef and cabbage with pototoe onion carrots and cabbage with well trimmed corn beef best i've ever...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed November 25, 2017

A friend and I went here to celebrate her birthday. It was excellent. The menu is extensive and there are lots of daily specials. I had the seafood newburg and the sauce ws delicious. My friend had a fish platter. It was huge with plenty...More

Thank Coral G
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Having had a great breakfast there with family, we had a birthday dinner several weeks later. We enjoyed the boneless fried chicken, the ribs, and other entrees. Everybody really enjoyed their meal. The waitresses were very polite and helpful. We should go more often!

Thank John C
Reviewed September 13, 2017

My favorite dish here is the boneless friend chicken dinner! I consider it "comfort food". I have been enjoying this meal since I was a little girl... Tonight, we both started with a cup of chowder and my husband decided to try the veal cutlet...More

Thank glitterqueen1975
Reviewed August 18, 2017

A long time staple in Fall River. portions are plentiful and prices reasonable. Daily specials are excellent. No it is not stylish or modern decor just a basic good place to eat. I had swordfish which was excellent and my wife had fish and chips...More

Thank garforth2
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We went to McGovern's for a wedding reception. The room was beautifully decorated. The food was excellent and the portion sizes were so large that even the men at our table could not finish their entire meal. It was a perfect night all around. McGovern's...More

Thank Ev9396
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Since my last review of this eatery I must say there have been some improvements. No, not to the decor which is still in desperate need of attention, but the food. Though the menu really hasn't changed there have been some improvements to some meals....More

Thank April A
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Just visited McGoverns for an impromptu meal with our friends, having visited for the first time in 2015. Scallops to die for. Still fabulous food and great staff. Seems to be a regular now on our visits to the US.

1  Thank Martyn J
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Sorry to say this place is a thing of the past. The decor and the food could use some sprucing up. Don't think I'll be returning to this place again.

Thank middleboro
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December 30, 2017|
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Response from Ev9396 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they open at 11:00 am Tuesday through Friday. They open at 7:00 am on Saturday and Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 AM
11:00 AM - 7:30 AM
11:00 AM - 7:30 AM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Shove St, Fall River, MA 02724-2018
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Fall River
  • Phone Number: +1 508-679-5010
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McGovern's is a family restaurant operated in Fall River, MA for 47+ years. Catering to a variety of customers we offer fine dining, small or large group reservations, and a customizable menu available for large private events up to 275 people.
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