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The Fish Dock at Pelican Point

1398 Sapelo Ave NE, Crescent, GA 31331-5730
+1 912-832-4295
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good13%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible30%
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American, Seafood
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1398 Sapelo Ave NE, Crescent, GA 31331-5730
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This once great establishment is a mere ghost of itself and what a disappointment this was. Like a scene out of H Gordon Ramsays show Kitchen Nigytmates it seems like no one was in charge and things were unorganized at best.

Thank Ernbo6
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The buffet is what made this place a special place. Now it's just a mediocre seafood restaurant with small portions of not very good food. NEVER AGAIN!

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 30 May 2017

All day we had anticipated our meal for the evening. We had purposely not eaten, so that we could enjoy the buffet at "Pelican Point". My mother was really looking forward to our little trip with my husband and myself, from Jacksonville. It had been...More

2  Thank cchesser
Reviewed 17 April 2017

After dining here for more than 25 years the Phillips family decides to take away their popular seafood buffet...Was worth every penny for whatever they were serving...We used to love their crab au-gratin, fresh steamed shrimp, fried shrimp,Savannah red rice with okra, and their crab...More

3  Thank sd402017
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We were really bummed to make the trip out to Crescent today only to find the restaurant closed due to restaffing. According to Facebook, they're hosting a job fair on 4/10, so maybe they'll reopen soon. I definitely recommend calling ahead though to make sure....More

1  Thank Hayley H
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The service was great, the view was great and the two fresh fish dinners that my wife and I had were delicious. This is our second time back in the past month and both trips were excellent.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by merely by chance. What a great surprise! The food was simple yet tasty and reasonably priced. Our waitress was refreshing, pleasant and helpful....wish I'd gotten her name. We'd certainly stop again on our next trip! Oh and did I...More

Thank jswider
Reviewed 2 November 2016

An early evening trip back to St. Simons Island from Hutchinson Island in Savannah for the Savannah Speed Classic provided the perfect time to eat at The Fish Dock at Pelican Point. The place is huge inside and we had to pass the seafood buffet...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Visited on a Sunday afternoon with my family. The food was amazing! We didn't get the buffet because our appetites were not that large. But that buffet looked awesome!! Flounder was so fresh! Light breading on the food allows the true flavor of the seafood...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 24 September 2016

First of all we asked for seat near the window. We were told that since we had children we were not able to sit on the lower level. Our children are 10 and 11. We were told that previously a child had spilled butter and...More

1  Thank Elizabeth G
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25 September 2016|
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Response from Peaceful H | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea if they sell T Shirts
2 July 2016|
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Response from Kari M | Reviewed this property |
I loved my visit to Pelican Point. It was the first time I had stopped in and I was very impressed! I did not have the buffet, but it looked, and smelled amazing! The food was very reasonably priced and the place was packed... More
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28 February 2015|
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Around $33 a person
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Television, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1398 Sapelo Ave NE, Crescent, GA 31331-5730
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Crescent
  • Phone Number: +1 912-832-4295
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