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Dockside Tavern Food and Spirits

425 Nebraska St, Oshkosh, WI 54902
+1 920-230-6900
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
425 Nebraska St, Oshkosh, WI 54902
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like to stop here on the boat in the summer. They have a very nice outdoor patio and bar. The bam bam shrimp is always on our list of appetizers - it is amazing. They have very good food and great service as well....More

Thank Bailey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved Dockside last summer. This was first visit this year (2018) and what a difference. The food quality was very poor. Service was so poor it was almost funny. Served our appetizer but never given any utensils, napkins, plates. Had to ask for each thing....More

1  Thank JJ W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the hotel near by and saw the nice patio on the river. We were able to find a seat right away, but took a long time until someone came over to take our drink order. By then we order drinks and appetizer. Our...More

Thank KMart22
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Great outdoor patio. Nice spot on the river. Slow service. Super DISAPPOINTED in the summer fruit salad. It was made with all frozen fruit!!! Yuck. I think I should have picked traditional bar food.

Thank WisconsinChristi
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Ordered a single shot cocktail (Gordon's Gin) which we preferred not to take. So we asked for Bombay. $7 bucks! The rail stuff was $4. Quite a jump for the premium. Other nearby water bars were more reasonable

Thank P S
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Host was not friendly but the waitress was. Salads were fine, but when asked if we wanted more dressing we were not told there was a charge, which appeared on the check. I gave a nice tip because of her attention, but when I later...More

Thank val m
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Food and service very good!!! Pat McCurdy is always such a fun show and it was great to share a nite with him in such a fun/cozy environment

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped for a quick lunch while we were in the area. The food and service were great. I had the Curd burger and my wife chose the salmon. Both choices were really good. Hot and fresh. The Cole slaw is real...More

Thank 20Sherman
Reviewed March 3, 2018

First, I love the atmosphere.....you can sit at tables and overlook the river and lights....or, in the summer, sit outside!! The food is great, although I usually go for the fish-and-chips (really unique Dockside chips) ....... and start with a glass of Dockside Ale!! The...More

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Live in Oshkosh, but it was our first time here. Looking for a new place to try we came here on a Friday night about 5:15. It wasn't busy at all. Our waitress was really quick. The cheese curds were really good and you get...More

Thank Alisonoshkosh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 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: 425 Nebraska St, Oshkosh, WI 54902
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Oshkosh
  • Phone Number: +1 920-230-6900
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Dockside Tavern, Food & Spirits combines a fun, casual neighborhood tavern with a riverside atmosphere and offers a large bar plus a menu with local flavors.Dockside Tavern's menu features excellent burgers, sandwiches, seafood,and salads plus a daily fish fry. The interior includes a bar and dining room with woodwork modeled after Chris-Craft(R) wooden boats. In the summertime, it offers boat docking and a 6000 square foot expansive outdoor dining patio with a large bar perfect for enjoying the river view. In the fall and winter months Dockside offers monthly Dueling Pianos as well as various live music acts. Open daily at 11 am, Dockside Tavern is located next to Sweetwater Performance Center at 425 Nebraska St. In Oshkosh, Wisconsin on the scenic shores of the Fox River. Twelve slips are available at no charge for guests who come by boat and ample parking if by car.
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