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The Dock at East Shores

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
17 Flinders Pde, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
+61 447 133 417
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
8:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
17 Flinders Pde, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Dock at East Shores
1. Award winning food
"One of the best breakfasts I've ever had anywhere."
a_tirvine
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2. Location location location
"We enjoyed the vibe of this great spot"
Margaret A
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3. Fun night out
"espresso martinis were fantastic."
Ashleigh H
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Reviewed today

I visit my son and four grandchildren in Gladstone each year and have got a favourite cafe which is The Dock. It is in a great location at the harbour, near the Yacht Club. there is a great outdoor deck upstairs where we sit at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Grandma424
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times now and will continue to do so! The venue is fun and funky, location and view perfection, the staff are super helpful and happy, the food and drink divine! Breakfast, lunch or dinner... this is an amazing place...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Bekkerr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Dock has beautiful views of the East Shores precinct and ocean. The food has been very nice all the times I've been there and there are a few nice beers available. There is a great selection of food for vegetarians which is great. It...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank caaitie
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a lovely spot to stop for a cold drink or for coffee. Close to the Bay and East Shores Parklands. We had breakfast , the staff were very nice but the food was just average

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank anniestravelreviews
TheDockatEastShores, Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks for your feedback Annie. Glad you enjoyed our venue and coffee on Sunday. Would you mind emailing through to me more details on your breakfast - bookings@thedockgroup.com.au We would love to hear from you.

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot for breakfast across from the harbour Hash browns & poached eggs were very good but the avocado my sisters had on toast wasn’t as fresh as it should have been Good coffee

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Addie1960
TheDockatEastShores, Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hi, Thanks for your feedback, it is lovely to hear you enjoyed our venue. I will pass onto our chef your comments on the avocados. We hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Our grandson picked this restaurant for and early birthday celebration. Great choice. Staff were friendly. We had booked a table on upstairs deck for view and had it to ourselves for awhile. Food great, our group ordered fish and chips, beef pie and Red emperor...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BluePoppyNZ
TheDockatEastShores, Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks for your feedback, we love hearing about your experience with us.

Reviewed 2 October 2018

We are often in Gladstone and find ourselves dining at this wonderful restaurant/cafe. The food is delicious, the service is very good and the view is lovely. Dishes change seasonally with old menu favourites being retained. The latest addition to the menu is a new...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Janelle D
TheDockatEastShores, Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks Janelle, we loved hearing from you. We have a new menu coming out in the next couple of months for you to enjoy too! Looking forward in seeing you next time you are in Gladstone.

Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Had a beautiful breakfast overlooking the marina our service was excellent and the food was yummy I had smashed avo and hubby had eggs Benny both our meals were very nice coffee was wonderful we will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank didgey
TheDockatEastShores, Public Relations Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward in seeing you both again soon!

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Good coffee, great breakfast, great service, great setting. The serving size is amazing. A nice easy walk down the Main Street. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Craigp0017
TheDockatEastShores, Public Relations Manager at The Dock at East Shores, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks Craig, we hope to see you again soon! 🙂

Reviewed 11 August 2018

I came to this with a reporter who used the dinner I shouted for, for an interview and discussion on tactics dealing with a major Australian problem: bullying and fraud. I had a mojita to remind me of my visits to Havana and a soft...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LFNg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Flinders Pde, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gladstone
  • Phone Number: +61 447 133 417
  • E-mail
Description
Nestled right next to the Gladstone Marina and award winning East Shores Parklands, The Dock at East Shores is a one-of-a-kind waterfront destination. With spectacular views, delectable food and an extensive array of drinks, The Dock has the best beer garden in Gladstone and is ideal for any time of the day. Perfect for breakfast meetings right through to afternoon drinks in the sun, or dinner with cocktails and wide selection of speciality beer and wines. This Gladstone favourite offers plenty of outdoor seating and the unique opportunity to sit by the water and socialise with friends.
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