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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%
Travelers talk about
“crab cakes” (56 reviews)
“shrimp” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
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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.

Date of visit: May 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: July 2017
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: February 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank s0fl0d0ug2000
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We stopped here for dinner one evening. The food was good and so was the service. We had the Crab Tower, Tuna Burger and Fish and Chips and all were delicious.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mary R
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We are so very glad these guys are back after Harvey. Kudos and making it... The food may even be better than before! We had the chicken salad and baked fish.... It was super!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank R4330OUdavidc
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Questions & Answers
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
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
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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