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The Dock

500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
+1 631-668-9778
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (19 reviews)
“fishwich” (2 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I both ordered a fish sandwich and fried zucchini. The fish was fried beyond recognition and served on a toasted English muffin... Horrible!! Zucchini was also over fried. We wondered how old the oil was, but we both really thought it was...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and many other locals love this dive, I personally think too much of the seafood is fried and not enough is fresh. When I'm on the water, I like my fish/clams/food simple and light. This place is very much like a dark unapologetic...More

1  Thank 537carlyf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Might appear shady or seedy from outside and inside but have some great food and services. Long Time established restaurant owned by George Watson over 30 years in business Son Chris now heading up the operations Mussel dish are great hamburgers tuna melts all the...More

Thank FAL1945
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the bar, restaurant and food. Owner has a sense of humor ( I think ) Lot's of signage and sayings

Thank WildBillW
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I traveled last weekend on my own, coming from a convention in NYC. I always had dreamed about going to Montauk, because of the eponymous novel by late swiss author Max Frisch Somehow ended up in The Dock and thought: I happened to find the...More

1  Thank UrbanAnnie
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Used to be known for affordable but filling, delicious meals. Ate there after a year or so away, and was surprised at the smaller portions and higher prices, particularly for the specials. Codfish and chips for $28. Pasta for $30. A $10 glass of wine...More

Thank julia m
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The Dock is the kind of place locals won't tell you about cause they want to keep it for themselves. Fresh fish, quality food and decent prices.

1  Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We enjoyed this quirky place. The owners must have a great sense of humor. Had the best New England clam chowder!

1  Thank marh515
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The Dock is a fantastic place for a meal on a rainy day. No view but a lot of fun/amaizingly-borderline decor details to discover in the bar. The food is AMAZING! The mussels are mandatory with a lot of bread to make the most of...More

1  Thank AntoineSantiag
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Pleasant pub/restaurant with a mix of tourists and locals. Low lighting and small tables can make it a bit of a romantic evening. Typical fried food and a few fresh fish entree's. Average price for the area. Go during the day to see all of...More

1  Thank uesidegirl
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Response from Rob T | Reviewed this property |
I would think not...
30 November 2016|
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Response from MrMCNY | Reviewed this property |
No, I believe they are closed for the season
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 21
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Lake Dr, Montauk, NY 11954-5152
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Montauk
  • Phone Number: +1 631-668-9778
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