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“Evening drinks ... No food” 3 of 5 stars
Review of The Dockhouse

The Dockhouse
500 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516
252-728-4506
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Ranked #25 of 38 Restaurants in Beaufort
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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118 reviews 118 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Evening drinks ... No food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This place has live music quite often in the evening and is right on the docks as the names indicates. The food that I have had here has been basic food I could get anywhere and be just as unsatisfied. HOWEVER grabbing a few drinks and sitting outside and enjoying the music, people, and water along with watching the boats come in is very nice.

Visited October 2012
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English first
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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96 reviews 96 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Great food - huge portions - fantastic view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Waterfront restaurant - on the boardwalk - outside seating on covered porches - main floor and upstairs. We hd fish tacos and hot dogs - both were tasty and a bit unique - special spices - even the iced tea was notably good. Place has an old house atmosphere - slightly but pleasantly shabby. Pet friendly too. Views of the water and boats was gorgeous. Reasonably priced nice menu.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Cary, North Carolina
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285 reviews 285 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 77 cities Reviews in 77 cities
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
“The view is great”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Visited this place on a Friday evening.
We sat on the upper terrace where the view is the best.
The dishes we ordered were huge so we had to take half back home.
The prices are very reasonable for the amount of food you get at this place.
The place is in need for a renovation.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Chapel Hill NC
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Great food, great music on the waterfront!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

It doesn't get much better than this. Live music on the waterfront(seasonal). Good food, good prices! Great atmosphere!

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Lunch”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Granted we were there during the Pirate invasion but the service was terrible, not enough staff. our food took over an hour. the waitress was rude, and the food was less then average. An ok place to go at night for drinks and music.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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