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Paradise Key Dockside Bar & Grill

165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
+1 361-729-6000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

Restaurant patio back open after hurricane and the food is delicious. Waitstaff very friendly and they are dog friendly. Definitely will be back on next visit to area.

1  Thank SusieV63
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We have eaten at Paradise Key each time we visited Rockport over the years and were pleasantly surprised at the great new outdoor bar and a new menu. This was our first visit since the post-Harvey rebuild. The service was great at the bar and...More

Thank easterbeck
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Food is always great here. Service can sometimes be bit slow or less than satisfactory but food has always been great.

Thank 5mcbees
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Love the views at this restaurant. The paradise margarita is awesome the food is great, but the service is very slow. I have been coming here for several years and on my recent visit I witnesses an employee leave the rest room stall without washing...More

Thank Rachelle1515
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We came out to Rockport on our family vacation looking for a great seafood place to eat at on our first night there. It was recommended to us by the hotel staff where we were staying and I must say they were right. This place...More

Thank Lynn A
Reviewed June 24, 2018

the restaurant is located at the very end of the fisherman's parking, after the trucks,boats, and trailers. We thought the prices a bit high until they brought out the food! Definitely enough for those who have spent the day fishing. I had grilled chicken sandwich...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

First time here but this place has horrible service. Had a party of 8 and a baby so we knew there was going to be a wait and was told it would be 45 min which was doable. We waited over an hour and then...More

1  Thank Vikki P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The food is quite good, the service is pretty fair and the view is outstanding.Watch the roseate spoonbills on the marsh and the fisherman and workboats as they glide by the window

Thank Steve W
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The atmosphere was great, the food when it was finally ordered and delivered was great but the service was HORRIBLE. I had to go back to the hostess station after 15 minutes of waiting to get a drink order turned in. Waited forever for our...More

1  Thank Kerry M G
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Warning stay out of this place! When asked why it takes 15 minutes to get a napkin I was told that I remind the server of her father who likes good service too. Barmaid would sip a drink and chat while customers are requesting service...More

1  Thank s0fl0d0ug2000
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Carol E
July 28, 2017|
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Response from hodge6 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no problem there was a group of about 15 when we were there. Of course call ahead, but it shouldn't be a problem.
February 10, 2017|
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Response from christmaskit | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on the outside deck only.
Teri S
July 4, 2015|
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Response from rockportmom | Reviewed this property |
No, there's no dress code. Most people are in very casual attire. Some in shorts and a nice top
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-6000
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