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Fri, 8/7
8:00 PM
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed June 18, 2020

We took a chance on The Dockside Grill while driving around the Portland, Maine area and it was such a nice treat. The restaurant's view is beautiful, especially on a clear day in June. The staff was very helpful. One of us has some mobility...More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed January 31, 2020 via mobile

My friend and i decided on a restaurant that was both scenic and a place where the food is always good. The restaurant, Dockside Grill, is undergoing exterior construction so our view was blocked. That's to be expected with a waterfront location in the dead...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 19, 2020

A friend and I met here for an early dinner; our reservation was for 4:30. The hostess told us we could only order from the lunch menu and led us to an outside table with a gorgeous view of the water. When our server arrived,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed November 29, 2019 via mobile

Casual restaurant overlooking boat docks. Extremely friendly and gracious wait staff who know how to treat you as customers! All the food looked great especially their lunchtime burgers! Served exactly the way you wanted with yummy french fries as a side.. Prices are what you...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2019 via mobile

The food is excellent The service is excellent As the evening moves on and the restaurant fills up the noise level is pretty excessive and you pretty much need to have a reservation but lovely view of the water

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

The early evening dinner was for business and included a group of 6 adults. Appetizers were well thought out and the seafood (shrimp, etc) were very fresh and ample in size. Other than the weather getting a bit cooler as fall was upon us the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

we walked here from our airbnb and had dinner at the bar. happy hour is 4-6p (we missed it). full menu available at the bar without reservation. we had lobster a la carte (market price was $36) and lobster gnocchi (same) along w salads and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2019

Dockside has a nice view, and pleasant outdoor seating. The food was good, not great. The fried haddock tacos were tasty, but skimpy, and totally lacking salsa, guac' or a good sauce. Just shredded cabbage and mayo'. Not bad, but just okay. Haddock sandwich had...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

We held a seminar and cocktail reception in the upper area of this restaurant. The staff, the ambiance, and the food, were all outstanding. Everything from the planning to the execution went very smooth. We had a dozen different appetizers, and all were just fantastic....More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 16, 2019

Outstanding view from a nice restaurant on the coast of Maine. The food was fresh & very well prepared. The service was quite slow but it didn’t bother us - we were a group of six friends enjoying the day.

Date of visit: September 2019
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