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Red Dock Cafe

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219 North Union St, This place is in Douglas, not Saugatuck, Saugatuck, MI 49406
+1 269-857-2185
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp wrap” (2 reviews)
“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
219 North Union St, This place is in Douglas, not Saugatuck, Saugatuck, MI 49406
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

I was with a group of 4 women who had drinks and lunch here. It was a lot of fun and the food was all good, the punch too!!! Definitely a lot to look at with all the memorabilia hanging on the shack. I will...More

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Great vibe, fun people! Wish it was open later than sunset, hard stop at sunset. Fun drinks, didn't eat, had a blast!

Thank ljshaps
Reviewed August 31, 2017

We went three times, and it was closed each time. Weather was okay - not great. We were disappointed, as we were taking another couple here for the view and Key West vibe.

Thank Bryan S
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

What a fun place to visit. It definitely gives you a Key West feel . Loved all the memorabilia! It will take you awhile to look at everything, but take your time and enjoy the rum runner. The he bathrooms are also memorable. They do...More

Thank A1804JIsharons
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Saw this place on the tv show "Under the Radar" and thought we would give it a try. Ordered some wine and were told none was available at this time. All they had was garbage sangria which we paid $8.00 Per glass! This area has...More

1  Thank mona1963
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

No where did we read this is a cash only business- before we ordered. We had a hot dog & had one drink and the bill came to $22.79. Food=great but it was a rather "downer" that we left one of us at the dock...More

Thank 429brianv
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Walking the town looking for a great breakfast spot and found Red Dock by the suggestion of a couple of guys in town. Man, were they ever right. The breakfast was fantastic and I would eat there again! Yummy!!

Thank riski4142
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Another place that only takes cash. Our server was attentive, the food and beer(canned) so-so. Expensive for what you get. ($8 sangria -really?) Allegedly, a "see-and-be-seen" spot, not sure why. Best feature, you "dine" on the water.

Thank John V
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

This place is unlike any other in the area - a hole-in-the-wall feel - great food (we had the pulled pork), great views, great people watching. It is cash only, with a small menu, but a fun, quirky place.

Thank JustPeachy19
Reviewed July 26, 2017

We loved Red Dock. our server wasn't the best, but the food made up for it. I had the Otis sandwich and I haven't had a better sandwich anywhere. Nothing is really cooked; so no fries, you get chips. great place for a quick lunch.

Thank rakel17
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Questions & Answers
Robin G
August 27, 2016|
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Response from MrsKKC | Reviewed this property |
Nothing is "cooked" per say. It was all sandwiches which were very fresh. There aren't fried foods, to my knowledge.
Judy M
July 7, 2015|
Response from CollinsRoadtrip | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about where to find the lineup but there should be a band on that date being it falls on a Sunday. They have a phone number listed on their FB page and I tried to add a link to a video but it wasn't allowed, so if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $10
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 North Union St, This place is in Douglas, not Saugatuck, Saugatuck, MI 49406
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: +1 269-857-2185
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