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Dockside Grill

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Steakhouse, Seafood, Continental, Pacific Rim
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2577 West Sequim Bay Road, John Wayne Marina, Sequim, WA 98382
360-683-7510
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Waterfront dining in at the beautiful John Wayne Marina. Our Pelican Room...
Waterfront dining in at the beautiful John Wayne Marina. Our Pelican Room is now open for expanded dining in a lounge like atmosphere.
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  • 147
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 20
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  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice dinner in nautical setting

Wife and I had a surprisngly nice dinner (good wine, good fish and steak) on the water near John Wayne marina. Enjoyed walking around the marina after dinner. Didn't expect such a good restaurant in Sequim.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Wife and I had a surprisngly nice dinner (good wine, good fish and steak) on the water near John Wayne marina. Enjoyed walking around the marina after dinner. Didn't expect such a good restaurant in Sequim.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We took the recommendation of our hotel and chose Dockside to celebrate our anniversary dinner. We weren't disappointed! It is a small restaurant and we decided to wing it without a reservation on a Friday night (on Father's day weekend no less!) and were seated almost immediately. The hostess was very helpful, letting us know that if didn't have a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

After a long day of whale watching out of Port Townsend, we decided to spend the night in Sequim. I asked for a suggestion for fresh local seafood and a quiet atmosphere. The desk clerk suggested the Dock Side Grill, located in the John Wayne Marina, and made reservations for us. Perfect! Dockside Grill is small and intimate and every... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This is a small but very good restaurant located in the harbor at Sequim, WA. Small, so get a reservation and get ready for some great food.

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Bremerton, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

This is a very small restaurant with 15 or so tables right on the John Wayne marina. Since it is small and very busy the kitchen is slow. This not a bad thing, the chef gets it right. The stuffed mushrooms, seafood tasters plate, and brownie dessert were all excellent. Service in the front of the house was slow when... More 

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Sequim, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Having read some reviews, I was a bit skeptical about what my experience would be. Having eaten at many restaurants in the Sequim - Port Angeles area, this was, by far, the best meal I have had in my 25 years living here. It was a beautiful day and the view of the marina was great. All 7 of us... More 

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Sequim, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Went for a birthday dinner with my wife and her sister. Hadn't been for a couple of years. Nice surroundings overlooking the harbor. Food was very good, wished I had saved room for dessert. The price for our special, halibut, seemed overly high at $42 per plate. Service was friendly. They do a very nice job but at that price,... More 

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Banks, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This was my first night on my little road trip and I usually don't indulge much on the first meal, using it mainly as a travel day. But I just felt like fresh seafood for dinner and the gentleman at the front desk of my hotel recommended Dockside Grill at the John Wayne Wharf. I was absolutely not disappointed! It... More 

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Oslo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Outstanding cuisine, deserves a Michelin star. Casual setting, with no pretense, just quality. The lobster bisque was hot, creamy and fluffy, full of flavor, and the steamed mussels were prepared to perfection with a tasty and slightly piquant sauce. Great combination. My fellow diners were equally impressed with their various choices. Service was the best, with son of owners at... More 

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Port Orchard, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The John Wayne Marina is beautiful, and, every time we have passed through Sequim and tried to eat at the Dockside Grill, it was packed. However, this time we lucked out. View is fascinating with marina life. One draw back, restaurant is at same level as outside walkway. If the occasional smoker goes outside, and, decides to take in the... More 

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Additional Information about Dockside Grill

Address: 2577 West Sequim Bay Road, John Wayne Marina, Sequim, WA 98382
Phone Number: 360-683-7510
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Sequim
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 41
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Continental, Pacific Rim

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2577 West Sequim Bay Road, John Wayne Marina, Sequim, WA 98382
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Sequim
  • Phone Number: 360-683-7510

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 41
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Continental, Pacific Rim

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Doing business, Entertaining clients

Description

Waterfront dining in at the beautiful John Wayne Marina. Our Pelican Room is now open for expanded dining in a lounge like atmosphere.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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