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Rock The Dock Pub & Grill

Closed Now: 11:00 - 02:00
Open today: 11:00 - 02:00
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Good fun but food can be better

We had lot of fun but the food is not best, and can be better. We were here and it was bingo night... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Dubrovnik, Croatia
via mobile
Great Boating Pit-Stop

Fun and lively place!! Stopped in here after and afternoon of boating and found a nice place with... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
9 Oct 2018
“Evening dinner and conversation”
16 Aug 2018
“Great Wait Staff”
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535 Dock St, Tacoma, WA 98402-4614
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Nice place with view of puget sound. Great atmosphere that caters to Gen-xer's. Sports bar with many tvs. Food was great.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tammy Joy P
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is so fun....I love country! The food is good and the view is great. The service is great and the ladies there rock!! Truly a hidden gem!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paula T
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

We had lot of fun but the food is not best, and can be better. We were here and it was bingo night and it was fun. There is live music every few days. Only problem is food. If food was better it would be...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Antifriz
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered food and it was just okay. Oysters were thick, chewy and rubbery. Chicken strips while they advertise as homemade, frozen would have been better as the breading fell off leaving cold chicken meat. Drinks started out in glasses then next round were in plastic....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank BBlkburn
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Since deciding to get back into Live music, I have found this is the place to be every Saturday night in Tacoma. The bar service is great, the staff keeps the place really clean, and are very attentive. "I ordered the wings once and they...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank bobfitz2017
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Not impressed. The server was friendly but the service slow. The food wasn't bland and not tasty. The restrooms leave a lot to be desired. The view is the about the only redeeming value.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mom2my4boyz
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Fun and lively place!! Stopped in here after and afternoon of boating and found a nice place with great food and staff. The fish and chips was excellent and the drinks were strong. Also the chicken strips were great and the prices very reasonable. Everyone...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 575roberth
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

So we sit out in the patio, not busy. Wait ten minutes to be acknowledged by one server. Put our drink order in along with food order. Fifteen minutes later they come out to say they have no rye bread, really!? If not for the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Richard Q
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Rock the Dock is a pretty basic pub but the food and service were both good, and prices reasonable. Decor is nothing special at all but the view to the water is great and the patio would be nice on a sunny day. It's a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Logan H
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I like this place. Good food, just remodeled. They have improved the variety of beers, If you expect a quiet romantic place this may not be it. The patrons are local folks, mostly blue collar types. sometimes boisterous, sometimes quiet. Check their Facebook site for...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Harold B
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