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The Dock

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500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
+1 631-668-9778
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“tuna melt” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us ate here and we each had a different take on our meal. For example, my daughter and I had Linguine with Clam sauce. For me, there were plenty of clams, too much pasta and no real taste. My daughter was very satisfied....More

Thank LauraBarrett66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great meal. Not kid friendly. Honestly if you want a good meal you can definitely get it here the place is a little dark and cozy but again we had children and we were not totally welcome with what we brought here but for other...More

2  Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been going to Montauk for over 20 years. We have always heard about the Dock. This time, we tried it. Pretty good food, Great Local color. Funny signs everywhere. (If you are easily offended and don't have a sense of humor, don't go.)Good...More

Thank nichols1
Reviewed July 7, 2018

we went to the dock restaurant when we returned from block island ,did not wait long before we were seated received menus with may selections good choices on tap beer prices are very fair service was great.

Thank johngpeterson
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I both ordered a fish sandwich and fried zucchini. The fish was fried beyond recognition and served on a toasted English muffin... Horrible!! Zucchini was also over fried. We wondered how old the oil was, but we both really thought it was...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed June 18, 2018

My husband and many other locals love this dive, I personally think too much of the seafood is fried and not enough is fresh. When I'm on the water, I like my fish/clams/food simple and light. This place is very much like a dark unapologetic...More

1  Thank 537carlyf
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Might appear shady or seedy from outside and inside but have some great food and services. Long Time established restaurant owned by George Watson over 30 years in business Son Chris now heading up the operations Mussel dish are great hamburgers tuna melts all the...More

Thank FAL1945
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Love the bar, restaurant and food. Owner has a sense of humor ( I think ) Lot's of signage and sayings

Thank WildBillW
Reviewed May 10, 2018

I traveled last weekend on my own, coming from a convention in NYC. I always had dreamed about going to Montauk, because of the eponymous novel by late swiss author Max Frisch Somehow ended up in The Dock and thought: I happened to find the...More

1  Thank UrbanAnnie
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Used to be known for affordable but filling, delicious meals. Ate there after a year or so away, and was surprised at the smaller portions and higher prices, particularly for the specials. Codfish and chips for $28. Pasta for $30. A $10 glass of wine...More

1  Thank julia m
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Response from Rob T | Reviewed this property |
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November 29, 2016|
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Response from MrMCNY | Reviewed this property |
No, I believe they are closed for the season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $21
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
  • Phone Number: +1 631-668-9778
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