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Dock's Oyster House

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2405 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6630 (Georgia Avenue)
+1 609-345-0092
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Atco, New Jersey
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125 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We did make a reservation and there is valet on the right side of restaurant. Street parking can be tough. We ordered a drink and looked at the menu. Asked waiter who was helpful for suggestions. I ordered six oysters and wound up getting three more. Delicious and very fresh. We also had the crab and corn soup which was... More 

Thank John NJ H
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wife and I went for the first time. We've always heard great reviews. I want first think our server whose name I can't recall, she was super! Very attentive to our needs. My wife had scallop ceviche and I had a special salad for appetizer. Both items were incredible. For entrees she had the grilled snapper and I had the... More 

Thank Robert W
New York City, New York
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Without appetizers or drinks, bill was over $100. The wait staff were attentive and meal was served promptly but for the price I would not have expected the salmon to be overlooked and dry. Nor should the lobster Thermidor be "soupy" with no real taste of sherry. The restaurant came highly recommended. Disappointed.

Thank Traveler0402
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here for our wedding anniversary. We were floored by the amazing service from our server Doug, as well as the other servers and bussers. The raw oysters are some of the best we've ever had, as were our entrees. If we are ever back in AC we will definitely come again. Not to mention the amazing piano man... More 

Thank Jen G
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107 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Dock's before the renovation and fell in love with the food, service, and atmosphere. The food and service remained the same but the historical atmosphere is gone. We started with drinks at the bar (Old Fashion & Bloody Mary) which were watered down and tasteless. Very disappointed since it was a waste of $20 plus tip. We appreciated... More 

Thank MollyPennsylvania
Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In an extremely wonderful way! The food was stunning..oysters, scallops, shrimp,fish, pastas of all kinds..filets and different steaks..beautifully plated and served. This place has been here forever..there's a reason for that..they do what they do very well indeed! It's warm and comfortable, yet has a sense of formality..if you're looking to feel pampered and attended to, go no further! Forget... More 

Thank Jan-Joel
Old Bridge
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The happy hour is great the soup was amazingly full of clams drinks were expensive but if the food is this good we didn't mind

Thank Debra L
Jacksonville, Florida
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80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Reservations required - New 3-story addition. Finest freshest, tastiest seafood available in Atlantic City. clean, comfortable and friendly atmosphere. Sing-a-long piano bar. Fantastic wait service.

Thank John Allan M
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on friend's recommendation. Expensive but very good; friendly staff; excellent Manhattens. Was an easy cab ride from Harrah's.

Thank annemd05
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great family owned seafood restaurant, not in a casino which I find is a plus, might be the best oysters outside of Charleston or New Orleans, and the rest of the dishes are great. A tad expensive, but worth it.

Thank Pirate828

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2405 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6630
    (Georgia Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-345-0092

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?