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Dry Dock Restaurant Tavern

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
84 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4705
+1 207-774-3550
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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“chowder” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
€€ - €€€
84 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4705
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

We enjoyed fried clams and scallops on the outdoor deck. Food served quick, hot and tasty. Everything was fresh as I would expect in Maine. Limited but nice water views. We will return.

Thank Caty47
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Had a chance to visit the Dry Dock recently as they were one of the opening venues hosting for Santacon! So much fun... they had the upstairs decorated and some great and friendly staff there serving up some lovely wines and beer too! So much...More

Thank MaineJulie
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Dry Dock is my go to while waiting for the ferry. I love sitting downstairs, chatting with the bartender, and people watching. I've had more than a few nights where just the other people at the bar are entertainment enough!! I have stopped in earlier...More

Thank Jennw421
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant, located on Commercial Street. What we had was nothing extravagant but lacked flavour - I had the crab in a roll and was disappointed. My husband had grilled fish sandwich which he said was very good and the fish...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Local beer on tap, fantastic nachos perfect for sharing! I added the chili which was delicious! Great views for people watching and warming up! Wouldn't eat dinner here but for quick stop, absolutely! Some of the stuff coming out of the kitchen wasn't smelling so...More

Thank memo80
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch on a blustery day because we had parked nearby. Every time the door opened the who restaurant got chilled. Food was mediocre to pathetic. My husband got a crab roll and the bread was stale. I got a Reubens that had...More

Thank lisafishman
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We sat at the back terrace overlooking the marina. The weather was on the cool side but pleasant. We ordered the lobster rolls and were pretty big and flavorful. Nice place to spend the afternoon. Service was good.

Thank pbrussi
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Went for lunch last week on our first day in Portland. Décor is very nice. Clam chowder was good. Had the Fish and Chips special -- instead of a piece of fish, the fish came out in nugget form and had no flavor to it....More

Thank hynesmeb91
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My wife and I went there for dinner on Oct 22nd figuring it had to be comparable to all the other very good restaurants in the area. My mistake for not checking TripAdvisor beforehand. I wanted to try a Maine Mule that was one of...More

Thank EricR4015
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Ate inside as it was a bit chilly. Hubby has ate here years before said it was good. Not so much this time. Service was SLOW....food was mediocre at best( burger, barely warm clams) server never brought our requested condiments. Never reappeared until it was...More

Thank davechrish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4705
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-774-3550
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