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The Dock Restaurant

9 1st St, Waterford, CT 06385-3103
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average28%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“scallops” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
9 1st St, Waterford, CT 06385-3103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite places to grab a cold beer, some shucked clams and/or oysters and some fried belly clams. Have been faithful for last 15 years. But it needs a bit of TLC. Improvements in the port-a-johns....nice improvement over last couple years. But the...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a quant little restaurant, seasonal only, with outdoor dining on a deck or, in inclement weather, their is a covered outdoor eating space as well. The views are beautiful and you can watch the boats coming in and out of Niantic Bay.You place...More

Thank DFS60
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stop by the dock once in a while every time I have been there, things are so relaxing the guys who work there are very friendly nice people and beautiful views what a nice spot they got

Thank renggyyn
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent succulent fish with great crispy fries and onion rings but spoilt by the soggy bun and the awful processed orange cheese. Great setting with a lot of activity on the river below, nothing better on a lovely sunny day. How to improve the fish...More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stopped at the Dock to get something to eat and a cold beer. Six of us rode down on motorcycles to the Ct. Shore from Mass..The temp. Was about 90 . We all needed to take a breather. Our choice to stop at the Dock...More

Thank alfred m
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very simple fried and fresh fish spot right on the water. The service is simple, you order from a window and the food is yummy.

Thank alison n
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful view food ok A little,pricey for what you get Good chowder, shrimp and fritters Not a family place

Thank Lisa11271963
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great stop for some post-beach food. Nice view with a casual easy going atmosphere. I would recommend the Cajun fries.

Thank Tomasz W
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great for post-boat ride lunch and drinks by the ocean! Located right on the Docks in Waterford. Spent the day at Dot-E-Dee Sportfishing which was wonderful- highly recommend. Had the BEST raw shrimp of my life here- also make a great homemade cocktail sauce! Get...More

Thank ADoucy1211
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful view...great seafood. ..happy n nice staff!Shout outs to... Jose Heckter and John who made our food and service with love!

Thank GDaf99
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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  • Address: 9 1st St, Waterford, CT 06385-3103
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterford
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