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Dockside Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
229 Centre St, Route 60, Malden, MA 02148-5524
+1 781-321-3000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“mac cheese” (2 reviews)
“sliders” (2 reviews)
“prime rib” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
229 Centre St, Route 60, Malden, MA 02148-5524
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Early in the evening, the entire family will love the Dockside. It gives good size portions and has something everyone will like. Pizza, sandwiches, soups in winter time, and a secluded bar that is always crowded. It is non smoking, and can get very busy...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank queenofpatterns18
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The place in a hole in the wall but awesome food!!!!! Prime rib is the best it comes with 2 sides apps are very good too.....if you want kinda quite go on a Sunday Bar is still loud but not bad

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa F
Reviewed May 4, 2018

The best clam chowder around, and the best tasting sliders. Always satisfied . The popcorn and mac&cheese are our daughters favorite.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank kevinc0llins
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Local dive so expectations were low. We have been here several times before for drinks and apps after work (we worked right down the street). Food is decent, atmosphere is typical blue collar dive but clean and comfortable enough. The service however was deplorable. We...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank samls86
Reviewed June 6, 2017

I went there for my first time last weekend. I ordered the chicken finger basket with fries. The food was good but my server wasn't very good. I asked for a water twice before receiving it. Service should be improved.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank jaybay850
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Been going here for a long time as a kid and now as an adult with my family. My son loves it cuz most tables have there oun tv's and the air hockey table in the back. But it seems the wait staff is always...More

Date of visit: May 2017
2  Thank Life_never_stops_fun
Reviewed February 20, 2017

A restaurant that was suggested by someone who lived in Malden. What a nice place with friendly staff and great prices.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank kappy26
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Used to go to the Dockside for many years, but hadn't been for a while. Went back recently and the food was better than it used to be, they have more selection and it's not just bar food anymore. Although they still have great appetizers...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Rum_Runner99
Lisa U, Owner at Dockside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2017

Thank you very much for visiting our Centre Street location again and for your positive review of your experience. We appreciate that you gave us a try again recently and are very happy to hear that you liked the quality of our food, service and...More

Reviewed August 23, 2016

Well worth stopping by, the service was great with Steve and Carl on the bar. They were very attentive and assisted us in ordering a great meal. Could not believe our bill, it was so reasonable with all we eat and drank. We will be...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank michaeltB1294QO
Lisa U, Owner at Dockside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Centre Street location and to compliment Steve and Carl's service. Both bartenders have worked at this location for over twenty years and we are very grateful to have them on our team. I look forward to...More

Reviewed July 17, 2016

Great food great service food came out fast ... Everybody enjoyed what they ate and our waiter served us well.More

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Date of visit: July 2016
Thank chrisjoyner1990
Lisa U, Owner at Dockside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your experience at the Dockside at Centre Street Malden. It's great to hear that you enjoyed our food and service. We are excited to share your compliments with our entire team and hope to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Centre St, Route 60, Malden, MA 02148-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Malden
  • Phone Number: +1 781-321-3000
  • E-mail
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