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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came here on a Friday night w/o reservations and were seated after a 5-10 minute wait at a large, pleasant well located table. We started our meal with a bottle of Snoqualmie Riesling which had a pleasant and distinctive flavor. Our waitress, Chelsea H.,...was very personable and enjoyable and eager to please. My wife had a small order of the halibut fish and baked potato with clam chowder. It was an ample portion and the chowder was very good and the fish outstanding. I had a large (five piece vs three by piece) order of the salmon fish and baked potato which was loaded with sour cream, butter and chives and a green salad smothered in shrimp with blue cheese dressing on the salad and on the side. The baked potato was so good that I ate it all, including the skin and the salad with shrimp was great with lots of shrimp and the nice chunky blue cheese the perfect dressing to set it off. The blue cheese dressing which is homemade daily was possibly the best my wife and I have ever tasted and I ordered extra blue cheese dressing to go with the fish, as I prefer it to tartar sauce for fish. The fish were outstanding! My step daughter had a pasta dish that she enjoyed very much! We were all so full we couldn’t eat any dessert but the choices were so good that we got two to go for later that evening! Despite it being a Friday night service was not rushed and remained amiable and welcoming throughout the evening! Great food and the very best of customer service was an outstanding start to our Seaside vacation for our daughter, Rebecca’s birthday! Very highly recommended for a special or any occasion!More

Date of visit: May 2022
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great find! Excellent good and even better service! They even had a 1/2 size Jr’s (kids) menu for the smallest eaters! Fair priced for the area too.

Date of visit: May 2022
Reviewed April 6, 2022

Had lunch here twice during a 4-night stay. The first time, the food and service were so good, we went back for another lunch. The Shrimp Louie was amazing as was the side salad with Shrimp. The salmon sandwich was also ordered twice with great...reviews.More

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed April 1, 2022

Just like the old days and for sure now a days, Dooger’s consistently dots the i’s and crosses the t’s. The menu is huge, nice draft beer selection as well as wine. The SST is a nice, light lunch selection. (Clam chowder, house salad topped...with cocktail shrimp and toast)More

Date of visit: March 2022
Reviewed February 15, 2022

We have are here a few times over the last year and make it a point to go anytime we are in the area. Amazing food!

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed February 1, 2022

My daughter had never had crab legs and wanted to try them. We stopped here and they were out of crab legs due to pricing but they did have whole crab which was a great option. Her and I split a crab meal and added...a cup of chowder and tater tots for her sides and I got the baked potato and salad that were options to go with the meal. Everything was delicious, I tasted the chowder and it was also very good. My husband had a few beers and I had a couple greyhounds. Drinks were good and the waitress told my daughter she makes a really good Shirley Temple. My daughter agreed. Very nice waitress, checked in with us just the right amount of times and was very nice and friendly. We enjoyed this place a lot as we stopped before we headed out of town and back home.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed February 1, 2022

Had a wonderful meal as always. Very good service from the staff. Always attentive but never intrusive.

Date of visit: February 2022
Reviewed January 30, 2022

We have been coming here for over 30 yrs. This is our absolute favorite restaurant. On this visit to Seaside, we ate here 2 days in a row! There isn't anything we dislike about this restaurant; great atmosphere, food, waitresses & customer service.

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed January 20, 2022

We usually stop by here at least once a year. Always good food (fresh salad, even the fried seafood items are good and not soggy/greasy). Our server was excellent and caring.

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed December 1, 2021

Ordered the dinner pan-fried oysters to go, and they were delicious. Very fresh and flavorful. Ordering was easy and they were ready in 15 minutes.

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed November 30, 2021

I've been going to Dooger's every chance I get since 1986. Enjoying consistent excellence in fresh seafood AND service.

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed October 16, 2021

Wonderful dinner! Chowder the best ever! Dooger burger so yummy - not just a regular burger. And the pan fried oysters wonderful. Totally enjoyed the meal and highly recommend this place,

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed September 17, 2021 via mobile

Had dinner here on a Thursday night about 8:30 PM when I could not get in at my preferred restaurant because the wait there was over an hour. Well, there was no wait at Doogers and I was soon to discover why. I sat there...for what seemed like an eternity until my waitress finally came over. As an older woman who sometimes travels and dines alone, I swear I am invisible at times. It can be really really upsetting. The waitress did apologize for the wait and I ordered a cup of clam chowder and a salmon dinner. The chowder was quite thin but flavorful with lots of clams. The salmon was bland, over cooked and dry, undoubtedly farm raised salmon. Not good. I would not recommend this place at all, only as a last resort if you can't get in anywhere else.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed September 8, 2021

The food was bland. Went for crab, but they didn't have any. The clam chowder was very thin. The waitress and service was amazing.

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed September 7, 2021 via mobile

Just left there a couple hours ago. Sweet and attentive server Hillary. We had Shrimp Alfredo Linguini and Halibut pieces with a baked potato and a crisp salad with bay shrimp. Both were just okay/good but nothing special and we felt overpriced for what we...got. Only five shrimp and the halibut sizes were very small. Did like that the breading was very light and not oily at all. Thought the garlic bread was a joke, hard to call it that in my opinion. The small cup of clam chowder though was very tasty. We decided to try the Strawberry Cheese Cake which I thoroughly enjoyed. Here for a few days but now doubt we will return. Also the background music was strange, like two songs going at once in the distance.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Andy B
January 18, 2020|
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Response from Hazel L | Reviewed this property |
Although they do not take reservations, you can phone 20 mins. prior to the time you want to eat and they will put your name on a sign up list.
November 3, 2019|
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Response from SharieN_13 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, only went there once and would not go back, didn't see the big attraction with there food.
Rita H
February 5, 2018|
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Response from Hazel L | Reviewed this property |
From Nov. thru Feb., Dooger's offers 50% off on Tues. and Weds. is "roll back". Great bargains and excellent food/service.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dooger's Seafood & Grill

Yes, Dooger's Seafood & Grill offers takeout services.

Dooger's Seafood & Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4