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Dockside Seafood & Fishing Center

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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$9.99
Crabcake
Served fried or broiled.
Half dozen $8.99
Dozen $14.99
Clams Casino
Eastern shore middle necks baked w/ a mixture of green peppers, onions, herbs & bacon.
$8.99
Fried Calamari
Served w/ our homemade marinara sauce.
$2.49
Basket of Hushpuppies
About
Dockside Seafood & Fishing Center offers the best fishing charters & Dolphin cruises in VA. We offer half & full day trips, perfect day out on the water for friends & family!. Give us a call to book today!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Always great lunches with fresh seafood sandwiches. Outstanding lunch menu.i enjoy the frid flounder or blackened tuna sandwiches with extra crispy French fries.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JackVaBeach
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been status restaurant many times to enjoy their lunch menu. They always have good prices for lunch specials. But this time it was not special. I don't know why they changed their shrimp batter. It was very disappointing batter taste like something out...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cthiemens1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

crab potting season ended today, so i knew i had to have some for the last time, i really like to eat them in the fall when they are fat and getting ready to burry in the mud for winter and i only eat female...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maxtheknife2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with several friends. Their fish specials were all outstanding and the seafood platters pretty darn good. We got in quickly on a Saturday night and had great service. Looks like a good happy hour place.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 489bradv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When I used to eat flesh, I loved this place. Now I can't eat here because there's nothing on the menu that's vegan. I got the Greek salad without cheese, but it's not a meal and it's very acidic. When I talked to the manager...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jkarm
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Visiting friends in Virginia Beach and they recommended this restaurant. Happy hour is very good, but be prepared as it gets crowded. Loved the steamed shrimp and crab cakes. Take in the views and you may get lucky enough to see dolphins swim right by....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tony T
Reviewed October 24, 2018

we sailed over before the crowd arrived for early bird before 5:30pm. salmon for me and early bird crab cake for chris - 1 doz. larger than standard clams on the half shell - selected size by me from seafood counter - i likem. nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank maxtheknife2012
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Seriously. Crab cakes are now forever ruined until I can go back to Dockside. I was also VERY impressed with their bloody Mary. Loved the old bay like seasoning on the rim! The french fries were also very good, which is always important.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aimsey5
Reviewed October 21, 2018

My husband and I had appetizers and a cold beer. We had the crab dip and clams casino. Both were very good but the bread that accompanied the crab dip was a little hard. Our waitress was friendly and attentive. I want to go back...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KRB21
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Firstly the location is a little strange. You park in a slanted driveway and enter at a lower level into the grocery store and fish market (with a distinctive fish scent!)...the restaurant is in the back along the water's edge. The view is pretty of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Palomino922
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Joshua_Ashburn
November 24, 2016|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
I would call to see hours of operation for the holidays. I do know they have great flounder, but not too sure about sea bass or rock fish. I think their menu is seasonal. Hope this helps.
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carolekon
July 27, 2016|
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Response from DiscJocke | Reviewed this property |
Call and ask the friendly Chef.
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Mary L
June 8, 2016|
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