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Dock's Oyster House

2405 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6630
+1 609-345-0092
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (280 reviews)
“cheese pie” (38 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2405 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6630
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The atmosphere is refined but far from ostentatious. Our waitress helped navigate around my food sensitivities and was very diligent. I had the scallops, my wife had the flounder, with the cheese pie and sorbet for desert - all excellent. We would drive an hour...More

Thank kevinpB2330OA
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We come here once a year for a tradeshow and always look forward to coming to Docks as we view it as one of our top meals of the year. We were seated right away and served water and rolls. The seafood tower was very...More

Thank Nailcutter
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is one of the best happy hours in AC. There are no deals on drinks! We experienced three different prices on our Margarita s - $9.50 to $13. The oysters are served perfectly, iced down, lemon and cocktail sauce. Lobster macaroni and cheese, mussels...More

Thank WestOceanDrive
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down, the best seafood I have had in quite some time. Fresh and well presented. The noise level was a little higher then would have liked, but great food. Service was not perfect.. a little slow... but very friendly.. will definitely repeat

Thank L K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated 36th Wedding Anniversary with a return to Dock’s. Never disappointed. Service was professional; Helen was terrific. Food is prepared exceptionally. Halibut special was delicious as was the lobster tail, not to mention the scallop ceviche. If you don’t mind spending a little more for...More

1  Thank 437rtimber418
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came early to have a cocktail and oyster at the bar. Oyster selection in amazing. Seated promptly we had the corn and crab soup. I had an amazing halibut crab special, I recommend this. My wife had the crab au gratin, her favorite and...More

Thank John NJ H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came across Dock's when i was researching places to eat in Atlantic City that weren't affiliated with a casino (celebrity chef's resturant)and decided to try it. Well let me tell you I felt like i was walking back into time here. The Piano player was...More

1  Thank Tom J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When in town-This is the place every-body says at the same time-Where to go for dinner and drinks-Wow

1  Thank bobjarvais
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant itself is absolutely beautiful and the oyster choices many. Happy Hour can't be beat.

Thank JTK423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! First time in this restaurant and not the last! Great service. Excellent food! We enjoyed it!

1  Thank Pepica P
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15 April 2018|
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Response from EricandNino | Reviewed this property |
Agree with everyone else, dress however you want. The patrons there range from dressy to jeans. Street parking is available as well as valet parking. You can also take the jitney from Borgata. I've never taken it, but... More
3 April 2018|
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Response from OCJoe | Reviewed this property |
This is not a BYOB.
29 October 2017|
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Response from NoviceHikerKim | Reviewed this property |
It is an easy walk, however, I would advise that you stay on main streets and walk in a group. You are, after all, in Atlantic City.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 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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