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Dockside Fish Market

418 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2334
+1 218-387-2906
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoked fish” (96 reviews)
“chowder” (34 reviews)
“whitefish” (54 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
418 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2334
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This fresh Fish Market also offers great meals and outdoor seating on the balcony. The food and soup choices are acceptable, but the food was terrific. The view is overlooking a parking lot and some view of the Lake. Prices were decent and the food...More

Thank DrMarkES
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Dockside is kind a a cross between fast food and restaurant. You order at the counter but then sit and your meal is delivered. Really fresh seafood and tasty. No fancy utensils (plastic) or plating, just fresh, tasty seafood.

Thank Janet N
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Nice place for a fast sandwich with your puppies sitting on the tables next to Hwy 61. Pretty good selections of sandwiches.

Thank azlari
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I'm 78 years old, have been eating fish fries for about 70 of those, and have never had any better than the fish baskets at this charming local place. Loved the tartar sauce and cole slaw too.

Thank WIBadgerFan
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I was in the mood for a reasonable priced lunch. We choose to eat at the Dockside Fish market after checking out their menu online. My son got the chicken strip basket with chips. I had the shrimp basket with battered fries. Both were very...More

Thank Carol F
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Cost is what you would expect, but the food is worth every penny!! If you can, sit on their back deck and look at the boats. Fish is fresh each day.

Thank clover1613
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We got take-out from this restaurant twice during our 4-night stay in Grand Marais. We both got the Cod fish and chips basket and it was good. Not too greasy and plenty of food. Nice staff--everyone is nice in Grand Marais!

Thank poktj
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is not a fancy place by any means but they do server great fresh fish. I had the Herring fish and chips basket and it was excellent. I don't usually do much fried foods but this was nicely done, and not overly greasy at...More

Thank danman7000
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The food is ordered at a counter, and delivered to your table. Basket fish meals are the popluar item. We did find a few bones in the fried fish pieces we were eating. One bone being a sturdy piece that I wouldn't have wanted a...More

Thank northofsuperior
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The smoked trout was amazing and the service was so friendly. We will definately stop in again. They also had a good selection of cheese.

Thank Lisa B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2334
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-2906
  • E-mail
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