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“Great View of the Lake”
Review of Dockers Restaurant

Dockers Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$20
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: View
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Description: Come sit in our outdoor dining "room" and enjoy the view from Cedar Point all the way to the tip of Catawba and Mouse Island. Located in Portside Marina, we offer fresh fish, Homemade Crab Cakes, the best Lobster Bisque on Lake Erie and we can not forget our Famous Lobster Martini. We also have a Breakfast Buffet from Memorial Day to Labor Day at 8 am on Saturdays, Sundays and Holiday Mondays. Friday & Saturdays we will feature a hearth baked pizza on our late night menu served from 11 pm - 2 am. We will be featuring a Fresh Catch that will change regularly so stop by and see what we are serving this weekend!
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stopped here for beers on a Saturday evening. This outdoors restaurant/bar overlooks a marina and Lake Erie. The view was nice and the service was fast.

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Reviewed 29 July 2014

Lovely lakeside restaurant. Super clean and very nice staff. Every year we order their rum runners for drinks, which are served in plastic cups. High top tables for 4 can be pushed together for bigger groups. All seating is outside - no indoor tables. This is the most upscale bar type place on Kelley's. If you can't walk down stairs park at the lot between Dockers and The Casino. Can also park a boat in the spaces there for $5 a day.

Hubby had a broiled fish with broccoli and roasted potatoes. Fish was well prepared. Broccoli was perfectly done - not too mushy. He loved the potatoes. I had the ribeye sandwich....mmmmmmm.....very lean. Kids had mussels and crab cakes. They loved them both. I do not care for the crab cakes - some spice in there I do not like. Each meal was between $9 and $16. Bill for 6 of us was about $100 with a drink. Staff is patient and never seems in a rush if you want to hang out for a drink. We go here each year. Love it. I wouldn't say it's gourmet, but it's not bar food either.

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2  Thank debntodd
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

The Bruschetta Chicken was simply amazing. The meal started with a garden salad that had many different types of lettuce. Typically, the island locations serve a "bag" of salad. That wasn't the case at Dockers. Fresh ingredients filled the bowl.

While the two chicken breasts could have been larger portions, the juicy tenderness made up for the size. We chose the mashed potatoes with gravy for our second side and were not disappointed.

The restaurant is located dockside, so you need to keep an eye out for the sign.

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Thank Michael R
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Great place for drinks although the beer is not draught.
The food is very good! Love the blue cheese cole slaw!!!
Beautiful view of the lake, right on the marina.
Hope to come try the breakfast buffet this summer before I leave.

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Thank NannylouG
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Plan to go back just for the food! We were a large party and our server (Jason) kept up with our food and beverage needs. The view of Lake Erie is great.

Thank NWOhioOhiofamily
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