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Paradise Key Dockside Bar & Grill

165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
+1 361-729-6000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (51 reviews)
“shrimp” (53 reviews)
“seafood” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A nice remodel after Harvey sets the stage for a tasty dinner. The outdoor dining area has been reorganized and updated. Two full bar areas with TVs and a great view of the inter coastal waters. Fresh fish, steaks, burgers and more. Delicious appetizers and...More

1  Thank Cheri F
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I love to get away and have a drink and app on the patio over looking cove harbor. Great place and Great service food is amazing

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife had been here before although it was my first time. Well pleased. We sat on the open shaded deck right above the water where the recreational fishing boats were leaving out and returning to the launch ramp. Remarkable views and very bearable in...More

Thank Smokey401
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their food is good but not great. The waitress never looked at us when taking our order and was hard to get her to refill tea or get more drinks.

Thank WLFP
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Let me start by saying that we have been Paradise Key fans since they were located on Key Allegro—so I’m not saying we will not try them again but.....our visit tonight was very disappointing. We arrived about 7:30 and were seated right away—outside as requested....More

Thank queendean
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We wanted to drive up to Rockport and see how the town was rebuilding from Harvey and decided to check out this restaurant. The restaurant is right on the bay and has some awesome views. We sat near the windows and could see out into...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A favorite spot of ours. Especially enjoy the outside deck with views of the water and boats and birds. Great food and drinks. Great atmosphere

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A view of the bay with excellent food. My husband had the jerk mahi-mahi and was very impressed, which is hard to do! The crab cakes were delicious. Very clean, plenty of room between the tables, and friendly, helpful staff. I would highly recommend just...More

Thank Sandy5954
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We went to Paradise Key for a birthday lunch at my suggestion. The restaurant is usually really good and if you get there before 5, it’s fairly quiet. I ordered pecan snapper(my favorite) and a Paradise margarita. The pecan snapper was kind of flavorless. It...More

Thank Danny H
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived with a family of 7 and brought our own fish for them to cook. We opted for fried, blackened, and jerk. We were very happy with the results. Fried and jerk were excellent, blackened just okay. Our server, Alexis, was very personable and...More

Thank 909Mary
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Carol E
29 July 2017|
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Response from hodge6 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no problem there was a group of about 15 when we were there. Of course call ahead, but it shouldn't be a problem.
11 February 2017|
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Response from christmaskit | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on the outside deck only.
Teri S
5 July 2015|
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Response from rockportmom | Reviewed this property |
No, there's no dress code. Most people are in very casual attire. Some in shorts and a nice top
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 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: 165 Cove Hbr N, Rockport, TX 78382-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 361-729-6000
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