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“Nice place to boat in for lunch”

Dockside Restaurant
Ranked #82 of 703 Restaurants in Wilmington
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Bar
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Reviewed August 7, 2014

Good food, decent service, and a nice view. Inside and outside seating ample even for the summer crowds. While not a menu item, the oyster po'boy was very good. Homemade slaw excellent. Massive quantities of shrimp in the shrimp and grits.

Thank travelguyPa
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Reviewed July 29, 2014

This place was terrable! They told us 45 for a table and we waited 4 hours! The food was ok but not worth the wait

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1  Thank Anonymous134531
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Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch with kids. Husband ordered fried shrimp and I fried scallops. Shrimp was not deveined and scallops were so soggy they would drip when you lifted with fork. The best part was at least you have a great view. Very disappointing that the seafood could not be a little fresher. There is a little seafood market one street over we buy fresh seafood at to cook ourselves.

2  Thank Erinday13
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Reviewed July 28, 2014

Been coming to Dockside for many years. Today (Sunday), as has often been the case, we drove out of our way to get there. This time, we were beyond disappointed. We arrived at 11:30, departed at 12:40 having not been served. Tables all around us turned, we were assured "your order is next...sorry we had a large party"...etc, Nothing special on our order, fish tacos. Here's how you handle things like this that are bound to happen from time to time: Manager comes to table, apologizes, offers to provide meal gratis. My philosophy is "give them a chance to make it right." Being busy is NEVER a valid reason. Every guest who comes through the door made the decision to come there. A little coaching is in order.

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1  Thank atwaddell2
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Reviewed July 25, 2014

Great views of the inter coastal waterway, and of the docked boats. Friendly, energetic staff and great food. A must for the seafood lover. Just 100 yards off of the main road. Ample parking.

Thank David H
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