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Dockside Dave's

) #2 of 51 Restaurants in Madeira Beach €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
14701 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2151
+1 727-392-9399
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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14701 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2151
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped here simply because of the reviews on how good the grouper is, and is it good! Melt in your mouth amazing. Everything was good. And the portions were huge. Definitely recommend to anyone in the area!!

Thank brittanyarebaugh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Out and about and stopped at Dockside Dave's ...I had the seafood chowder and garlic toast ...It was sooo yummy could have licked the bowl but the place was full....hubby had the grouper bites and there was really enough for 2 people and a small...More

Thank milliemccabe
Reviewed 5 days ago

and it was worth it. Very good service and food was good. It is just a little place but it was worth the trip. Everything tasted good. Only tip, if you sit outside at night, the cars that rush by may be a little crazy...More

Thank Marie T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dock Side Dave's is within walking distance to many Madeira beach resorts. It was highly recommend by the concierge at the Shoreline Beach Resort. We walked less than a quarter of a mile in the sweltering heat but it was cool inside. We shared the...More

Thank Artist_Aboard
Reviewed 1 week ago

We make a point of going to Dockside Dave's in Mad Beach when we are in the area and it never disappoints. This time our college-age son was with us and we had fried shrimp and blackened and country-fried grouper. The portions were really generous...More

Thank tamm0430
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have eaten numerous times at this location. You have the option of dining inside or outside. It is a casual dress location for the whole family. It isn't a large place to eat at however we have never had a problem...More

Thank Chrissie0708
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little gem was right across the street our condo. We didn't feel like traveling anywhere to eat and it was getting late. We stopped here and ordered seafood bisque which was REALLY good but luke warm. They also have really good onion rings. Another...More

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband wanted seafood while on our beach vacation, this place had good reviews, so we checked it out. I'm not much on seafood so I just wanted something simple, fish & chips...I noticed they had a cod & chips special so I figured that...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner and lunch went three times this past week while vacationing there. You must try the shrimp tacos on Tuesdays and Thursdays the grouper is the best in the area and the house salad is delicious. They have a new soup now crab and...More

Thank 3lilindians
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here again this year while vacationing and went 3 times. The best Grouper around. The best shrimp taco's ever! the best and freshest salad and soups. great atmosphere and staff. Service is prompt. Prices are good. One of our favorites here. Food is...More

Thank menmygirls
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Kathy L
17 August 2017|
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Response from Roger T | Reviewed this property |
I would not think so. However there is an outside seating area so you could call in advance to check.
Nichole S
15 August 2017|
Response from Artist_Aboard | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in whatever amount that you like. Also, the gift cards do not expire.
4 June 2017|
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Response from 278scarroll | Reviewed this property |
Grouper is a great white fish from the Gulf,and if you like things blackened, i highly recommend this blackened. at Dockside Dave's you will get a much bigger piece for the money.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14701 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2151
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madeira Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-392-9399
Voted Best Grouper in the South...Southern Living Magazine, DuPont Registry, Best Grouper Sandwich!Now open for Breakfast: Saturdays 7:30am-10:30am • Sundays 8:am-11am
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