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All 24 Edisto Island Restaurants

Dock Side Restaurant

3730 Docksite Road, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
(843) 869-3018
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Ranked #19 of 24 Restaurants in Edisto Island
Cuisines: Seafood
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Spruce Pine, Alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our group of eight , all tried something different. None of us had any complaints and the food was very fresh.

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Bogota, Colombia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I was at this restaurant invited by a colleague after a business visit to this South Caroline zone. Restaurant has a nice view and people was very kind and smiling all the time. I asked for a platter and it was very good. Place look a little bit outdated or perhaps it the ambient they want to provide. All in... More 

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Branford, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I visited this establishment with my family last week while visiting the area. It was off season and the area was pretty dead. We had just arrived at our timeshare and were tired and hungry so, we went into this restaurant, even though the appearance did cause us to hesitate before entering. Alas, we continued and we entered a bar-like... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch. Wanted oyster po'boy, got a very good one. 3 companions happy with oyster, mahi Caesar salads. Drank several palmetto pale ales. Great view from dock. Loved the service. Hey folks, this is a low country dive. Don't expect more than it is, and you will be happy. Oh - get the "raw chips" -- they are not... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

A large group of my friends and I went to this establishment on what would have otherwise been a dead night for the bar downstairs. The vodka liquor drinks we ordered tasted like the water. We also couldn't taste a difference between the Ketel One & soda & the house vodka & soda. Guess in the off season, you'd be... More 

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Covington, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

They refused to seat me since I was alone. Instead they sent me to the bar to eat at the counter. No thanks.

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Florence, South Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We are seafood lovers and we love our seafood when we travel along the coast of SC. But, I think we have gotten spoiled by the way we enjoy how our seafood is prepared. While the food at Dock Side was tasty, the portions were small compared to what we experience along the SC/NC border. And, the prices were much... More 

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Edisto Island, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

When you walk into the Dock Side Restaurant, you feel as though you are in a bar, then you look up and realize that they have family dining outside near the dock. Don't let the rundown look of the restaurant to keep you from going. The food was relatively good. It was priced in keeping with the neighborhood. I would... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Eat in or sit out on the dock ..good lunch..and drinks... try the Pink Palmetto drink....good service too...

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Aiken, South Carolina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The food and service here were very good. I especially enjoyed the crab bisque. It is nice not to have to cook every night of your vacation, and is a good restaurant to try.

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Address: 3730 Docksite Road, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
Phone Number: (843) 869-3018
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island
Cuisine: Seafood

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