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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” (286 reviews)
“cheese pie” (39 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2405 Atlantic Ave, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6630
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Reviewed yesterday

We come here every year and always loved it. However this time was disappointing. My salmon was cooked perfectly. My boyfriend's lamb was also good. What was disappointing was that for two $30 dinners we got no bread basket, no salad, and I didn't even...More

Thank 457darlenel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here based on a recommendation from the Diamond Club bartenders at Caesars. So happy they recommended it. This was probably one of the best seafood experiences we’ve had. We ordered the fish dip (not recommended here based on others I’ve had-too much cream cheese)...More

Thank Bmbwilburn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was watching Anthony Bourdains view of Jersey Shore. He had eaten at Docks! We decided to try the Oysters. The Blue Point were amazing. The chowder was to die for also. The other seafood being served to other tables looked amazing. I wish we were...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a fan of raw bars..this is your place! Great food and atmosphere and a must-do happy hour!

Thank RJPPennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have missed Docks as hadn't been in two years and we were not disappointed. The renovations were a pleasant surprise- so much brighter and more open. We were celebrating our anniversary and requested a quiet table when making our reservation and...More

Thank ColWoody
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a 45 minute drive up the GSP to a wonderful landmark restaurant. I had made a reservation even though it was midweek. It was a good thing because even midweek it was busy. Lauren, our waitress was spectacular. She attended to our every need...More

Thank capemayjay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, really enjoyed our dinner. We started with an order of fried calamari/so good, clams casino/not so good and a bowl of the Maine chowder/to die for! I ordered stuffed shrimp with crabmeat stuffing/so good — my family had the snapper and scallops/also very good....More

Thank sharonann360
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Piano player @ the bar, nice lady from RUSSIA who played PHANTOM OF THE OEPRA almost as good as the show. Had shrimp dish outstanding..service slow...waitress not too good...did not get everything I asked for ..but the food was worth the 1/2 hr wait. Hostess...More

Thank charwilson19103
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 17 May 2018 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
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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, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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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