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Doc Magrogan's Oyster House

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1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover Downs Casino, Dover, DE 19901-2008
+1 302-674-4757
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for a nice dinner on a Friday to relax, unwind etc. we were seated and it took a little bit for us to even get a waitress, she walks by says let me deliver these drinks will be right back, 15 minutes later she comes back for our drink order. We asked about drink specials... More 

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Thank C A F
Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They just started a new menu, I tried the salmon on a plank, it was good. Not under cooked not over cooked. The roasted veggies that came with it were perfect. They had happy hour raw oyster, they were salty and fresh. We sat outside the main pub style area music was a little loud for talking (i must be... More 

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Thank Kwills2016
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to hear you enjoyed our new menu and your salmon! Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback although we are sorry about the noise level. Our management team has been made aware of your review! Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback - have a great day! - Melissa... More 

Milton, Delaware
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223 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're not gamblers but heard that this is a very good place. Not readily accessible and of course you have to wind thru clanging slot machines. It is a well decorated place, one of the top spots in the casino that has the whole spectrum of dining from simple coffee shops to white-table-cloth venues. Doc's is one of the latter... More 

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Thank Original_Shrut
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback! We're so happy to hear you came out to give us a try and found your way to an enjoyable visit! We truly appreciate your review and hope to have you back in again soon! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

Mount Laurel, NJ
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76 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are usually a lot of people when we've been there for brunch. Wait staff is friendly and professional. Food is very tasty. We'll be back!

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Thank TZMOM
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback - we hope to have you back in again soon! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

Oviedo, Florida
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

I go to Docs usually once a business trip because others with me seem to enjoy it more than I do. I will say, I enjoy the oysters, and during happy hour the price is good. The rest of the food is ok, but not fresh and definitely not worth the cost.

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Thank shansen96
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

We're very sorry you haven't enjoyed the experiences you have had with us. I have forwarded your feedback to our entire management team so they have been made aware of your review. Is there any way you would be willing to reach out to our General Manager Marissa (mmerrill@docmagrogans.com) so she can get more details about your visits as well... More 

virginia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Doc's has a friendly staff and the best seafood. The shrimp are large and tasty!! They have great appetizers at reasonable prices. The atmosphere at Doc Magrogans is always fun!!!

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Thank GGno2
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback! We're so happy to hear you have enjoyed your visits with us and truly appreciate you taking the time to give us your review! We look forward to seeing you in again -- have a great day! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

Dover, Delaware, United States
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times. It's a fun place to be. The food is good and there is plenty of it. I will definitely be going back.

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Thank Richard V
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

We're so happy to hear you have enjoyed your experiences with us! Thank you for taking the time to give us your review - we hope to see you in again soon! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

Goodletttsville, TN
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

The pan seared scallops were delicious. Warm bread served with butter. Attentive service. Very glad this was recommended.

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Thank cpafan
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback! We're so happy to hear you enjoyed both the food and service with us and truly appreciate your review! Have a wonderful day - we look forward to having you back in again! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Doc Magrogan's offers a variety of seafood as well as other items. The appetizers are delicious and crabcakes are incredible. great atmosphere.

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Thank James B
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

James - Thank you so much for the kind feedback - we're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit with us and appreciate you taking the time to give us your review! We hope you''ll join us again -- have a great day! - Melissa Zirolli Social Media Director The Dave Magrogan Group More 

Manteo, North Carolina
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

I was excited to hear that this restaurant at Dover Downs Casino was serving "all you can eat crab legs" for 28.95 on Tuesday night November 29th. My wife accompanied me but ordered grilled chicken instead. The crab legs served were of the lowest grade I have ever experienced. There was very little meat in them. I re-ordered several times... More 

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1 Thank James C
The Dave Magrog... G, Public Relations Manager at Doc Magrogan's Oyster House, responded to this review

James We're extremely sorry about the experience you had with us as that is in no way our standard. I have made sure our entire management team aware of this so they can address these issues immediately. Is there any way you would be willing to reach out to our General Manager Marissa (mmerrill@docmagrogans.com) so we can get more details... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $24
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover Downs Casino, Dover, DE 19901-2008
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +1 302-674-4757
Description
We developed our classic 1900's Oyster House as a way to pay tribute and homage to the great tradition of enjoying oysters, these little aphrodisiacs. We have spared no expense to create an Oyster House that transforms you back to a simpler time of food, fun, and merriment, in a local watering hole. It is our joy to serve you the freshest seafood, the finest handcrafted beers, and a superior wine selection!

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