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The Docks

417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769-7859
+1 256-574-3071
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769-7859
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of three had reservations @ 5:00, we were seated immediately, the crowd arrived soon after. Atmosphere was pleasantly quaint, rustic, and family friendly… just as it should be on a rural lake. The menu included a good variety of alternatives. Debby provided great...More

Thank HogTide2013
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Every time we are in Scottsboro we make it a priority to have a least one meal at The Docks. We love the cheese fritters and the fish and chips. We've also tried several other dishes and all have been delicious. If you decide to...More

Thank STherese05
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Called and made reservations just in time as they were booked through the evening. Slight concern about service we would experience based on previous reviews. Steffany was our server and she did an outstanding job. Ask for her! Filet was melt in your mouth good...More

Thank Leah Y
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Easy to read large print menu behind the counter. Lots of selections. Very good food. Reasonable prices and prompt service.

Thank anthonylovebug1
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Came here for dinner and the service was excellent and friendly. Hubby had a bud light ($4) and we shared the coconut shrimp to start ($8.99). Hubby then had the seafood platter ($24.99) which he said was really good and he really enjoyed it (it...More

Thank august01
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Took forever for my food to get to me. It was just my friend and myself. They had bigger parties that just sat down who even got drinks before us and we sat down first. 2 vs. 5?! A friend told me they would have...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The fish tacos (fried), white cheddar grits, mashed potatoes, and the pumpkin cheesecake were all amazing! The live music was a great addition to the wonderful food. Their tuna bites were also good and had good dipping sauces. I wish they were more on the...More

Thank Akurtis28
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Great menu, fish, shrimp, crab, steak, chicken , and lot more, tables inside and outside on the water

Thank mcohen165
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Fun venue since we sat on the dock. Pretty view. Service was friendly altho not on top of things. Food was fine. Somewhat pricey but they were accommodating to my requests which I appreciated.

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The band was great! We all had a great time!! Food was great also! Only problem was the mosquitoes. The service was good as well!

Thank Esther S
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Stacey D
3 July 2015|
Response from grosbea | Reviewed this property |
Yes, shrimp, sausage, and okra are in the gumbo. It is delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769-7859
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Scottsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 256-574-3071
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