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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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“seafood” (46 reviews)
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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 March 24, 2018 via mobile

We went here on our Spring Break family vacation and enjoyed it very much. The service was good, our waiter was helpful and friendly. The food was amazing and very fresh. We loved everything. It's a little pricey but overall we were pleased with our...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

To get here is a bit of trouble, but VERY well worth it. Did not expect such great service and excellent food, this was absolutely great. The view is wonderful. A tad bit pricey, but everything was fresh. The oysters were some of the best...More

Thank Ernest P
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Since this restaurant is located in Rockport, it was obviously devastated by Hurricane Harvey six months ago. Despite that, they keep motoring on! While the kitchen is still located outside in a tent, construction of the new kitchen indoors is nearly complete. Other than a...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This place use to be good. Now they are Terrible. I will start off with the service, waitress was supper slow to get our drinks and order. When ordering I was told I would have an up charge for substituting 6 oysters for one crab...More

2  Thank Tammy K
Reviewed March 4, 2018

My wife and I went with two friends for lunch. I had the blackened snapper which was quite good, although 'slightly' overcooked and it came with sweet potato fries, which were cold. My friend had the oysters, which were really good but could have been...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Rockport Strong. You see it all over the place down there in the town, and this restaurant, the building, staff, and experience, are a fine example of this motto. Arrived on Saturday of Oysterfest just after noon. But, our party of 4 was only down...More

Thank VDavis14
Reviewed February 28, 2018

This area is still trying to come back after Hurricane Harvey. I was in town chasing Whooping Cranes . This restaurant just opened its doors the week before I entered town. The kitchen was not fully done and dinners were being cooked in a food...More

Thank caszsmom
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We used to love this place! Unfortunately, they opened prior to having their full kitchen....food was not at all what it once was! And the service was extremely slow. Portions were much smaller and cold...only thing the same was the high $$$

1  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed February 17, 2018

We live in Rockport, this is one of the better hamburger places in the area - maybe the best. But the service is awful. So bad we won't be going back. Went there for lunch today. Walked in and a waitress pushed between us and...More

Thank Solar-sailor
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Spent our Valentine’s evening here.. Menu online wasn’t the same as in house , but still a great assortment . Prime rib was spectacular and so was the Mahi Mahi. Recommend this place for sure and will be back next time we are in the...More

Thank Rwade2015
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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, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids
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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