Contact Us

6 Restaurants on the Southcoast We Really Miss

Sometimes, we start to think about all the restaurants that have closed their doors that we really, really miss. We get equal parts sad and hungry. 

 


Abby Renoir
Abby Renoir

1

Shawmut Diner

 

 

When the former owner of Shawmut Diner works in the building, you have to pay homage to everything that was wonderful about Shawmut Diner. After opening in 1953, the Paleologos family bought and updated it in 1983.

Since closing a few years back, the space is now home to Cumberland Farms and the diner itself was donated to a local prison.

 

Google Maps
Google Maps

2

Davy’s Locker

 

 

I think I can name about 10 people off the top of my head who have worked at Davy’s Locker, and about five times as many who still rave about their seafood.

The old Davy’s building is now home to The Edge.

 

TK O'Malley's Scituate | Facebook
TK O’Malley’s Scituate | Facebook

3

TK O’Malleys

 

 

While I think most can agree that we love Buster’s in Dartmouth, there are SO MANY folks who fondly remember when TK O’Malleys was the hot sports bar in town.

 

Facebook
Facebook

4

Dairy Chief

 

 

Even as a non-Dartmouth resident, I used to love going to Dairy Chief with my Dartmouth friends. For people who grew up in the area, Dairy Chief was super convenient for after-school trips.

It is now Baldie’s which DOES have pizza and ice cream but we still think fondly of the OG Dairy Chief.

 

TSM/Gazelle
TSM/Gazelle

5

Ma’s Donuts

 

 

I don’t think there was anything more heartbreaking than when we heard Ma’s Donuts in New Bedford was closing as we were fairly sure we’d never have another donut like a Ma’s donut again. We miss you!

 

Facebook
Facebook

6

York’s Steakhouse

 

 

I have a feeling this was before my time when York Steakhouse had a location in N. Dartmouth, but boy. Did a lot of folks say they were still thinking about a York Steakhouse sirloin.

 

Best of Fun 107

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://fun107.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Fun Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Fun Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.