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69 the avenue, Southampton, England
02380339901
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Ranked #23 of 651 Restaurants in Southampton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $82
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: dock o' the bay is a restaurant and bar with great food and service in a fun relaxed atmosphere.it's been open 13 years and in this time we've had so much fun and looked after so many lovely people.we have a huge amount of regular customers and these range from living just around the corner to in completely different towns, cities and even countries and we always welcome new visitors.trip advisor has been an incredible help to us over the past few years and long may it continue!come and see us and see what you think...
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  • Dutch first
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Hanhofen, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Having great food with the whole family - main course, goat cheese with fresh salate and excellent dressing. Desert delicious - immediate answer received by the friendly waiter on ingredients of the delicious cheese cake! Great evening!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

One of the best restaurants in Southampton, My self and my partner booked to go to the new years eve meal. The food was fantastic our compliments to the chef. And to the staff a warm welcome as always. The Dock o the bay was busy the staff were so attentive lets say we know where we are going to... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I went here just before Christmas for a work meal and was really impressed with the food and service. Would highly recommend.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Fabulous food, the lamb was simply amazing. Seeing in 2015 at the dock is an experience not to be missed. Lovely warm atmosphere and an inventive and delicious menu

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Essex
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We ate here on a Saturday evening after reading the good reviews on Tripadvisor. What a great little bistro it is. All the food we had was delicious, service was great, friendly and professional. We would definitely return here and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to others.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went for a Sunday evening dinner. Quite quiet but I expect that was because it's close to Xmas. Good selection of starters and main courses. Food came out in good time was hot and very tasty. Can't say much about the desserts as we all went for the big toffee thing which was delicious. Good attentive staff.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

A big thank you to Bridget and her staff and the lovely Emma for such wonderful service. My self and my partner are regulars to the Dock we arranged our christmas night out here for 16 on Saturday the 20th December Lets say the whole team we went with loved it the food the atmosphere you could not fault it.... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

10 diners, 1 Christmas party, several bottles of wine and a few gallons of lager and simply fabulous food all combined to make a really great night. This was our 8th year of getting together for Christmas and everyone agreed it was by far the best food we have eaten. Quite astonishing as the restaurant was full to bursting and... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

On a visit to Southampton to meet some friends we were recommended this place to eat..... And the food was fantastic I recommend having the Fish, The service is very friendly and Welcoming......... When next in Southampton I will be back Thanks again for a great experience

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

we have eaten here a couple of times now. An love the food we do go in now and then for drinks. It is all ways very friendly and welcoming.

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Additional Information about dock o the bay

Address: 69 the avenue, Southampton, England
Phone Number: 02380339901
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 82

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