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The Fish Dock at Pelican Point

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1398 Sapelo Ave NE, Crescent, GA 31331-5730
+1 912-832-4295
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Years later I have tried this place again. Prime rib had a good taste but a lot waste as off fat. Not much steamed seafood. If you like fried - go for it! The steamed crab legs was over cooked or too long in the warmer since it was lol stuck to the shell. We was waiting 1.5 hrs for... More 

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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245 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

I went there with a group of class mates. It's away from main centers, spot is great the food is ok. They have a seafood buffet which is priced 30 bucks for all you can eat with a 90 min limit in times of rush. Needs renovation. The place is now called as Fish Dock. Would not visit again.

1 Thank Abu H
Louisville, Kentucky
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This place has good fresh seafood, and if you leave hungry there is a problem. It sets right on the water and sometimes you can watch dolphins playing in the water. Parking is limited and if your on a motorcycle bring something for your stand to set on. There is a lot of sand. The key lime pie is Great!

1 Thank john k
Decatur, Georgia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 4, 2016

A great out of the way place for seafood, atmosphere and hospitality. The price is excellent for what you get. We go to a lot of high end seafood restaurants - like the Atlanta Fish Market in Atlanta near our home so we know quality food.. The Fish House Pelican is typical of the seafood restaurants, we enjoy at Saint... More 

1 Thank gcs753
Seminole, Florida
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed May 3, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were travelling north on I-95 in Southern Georgia. We were both in the mood for seafood, and wanted an authentic, non chain, seafood restaurant. We saw the billboard for Pelican Point dockside dining, and it struck the right chord. Exit 58, and 6-8 miles into the "wilderness", we found Pelican Point on the bank of the Sapelo river, shrimp... More 

1 Thank Herb K
Bartlesville, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We ate the buffet on a Saturday afternoon. Other than the deep fried shrimp and hush puppies, the offerings were less than desired. Food tasted as if it was originally frozen and then warmed later for serving.

1 Thank Michael T
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

We came from Savannah to try. DO NOT I REPEAT DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY AND TIME! I am a seafood lover. The snow crab legs were over cooked. The shell was so soft you couldn't pop in half to get to the meat. For them to be buffet style everything was cold and disgusting. It was the fastest walk... More 

1 Thank Faye F
Savannah, Georgia, United States
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2016

After spending the morning on Sapelo Island, my mom and I headed South to Jekyll Island. We were weather beaten and hungry and NOT looking to catch fast food on the drive back to Savannah. I spotted the billboard for the Dock at Pelican Point and thought seafood sounded good. We wound our way through Crescent, GA, following the signs,... More 

1 Thank Kari M
Abbeville, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed April 13, 2016

We live almost three hours away and will make the drive just to go eat there. Staff are very friendly and the food is excellent. You get prime rib, crab legs, shrimp along with lots of other seafood or vegetables. Well worth the price of anywhere that it is an all you can eat buffet. My family loves this place.

Thank abbevillefamily
Brunswick, Georgia
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2016

The new owners are doing a great job. Seafood is plentiful and taste great. The variety of seafood is much better now than in the past. Just go hungry.

Thank dchawk216

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1398 Sapelo Ave NE, Crescent, GA 31331-5730
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Crescent
  • Phone Number: +1 912-832-4295

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