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The Docks

417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769
+1 256-574-3071
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Held the rehearsal dinner for our son's wedding at The Docks Restaurant located at Goose Pond Colony. The atmosphere is friendly, the view is beautiful, the food is out of this world delicious, and the service is excellent! Our group enjoyed celebrating the couple of...More

Thank Bethany K
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Have eaten here twice within the last few months. First visit, we did not have a reservation on a Friday night. But we were seated quickly, close to the bar area. Our waitress, Megan, was very helpful with suggestions since it was our first time....More

Thank backofbike
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Nice views of the Tennessee River. We had a reservation and did not have to wait. It was a pleasant evening so we sat outside. There was a band playing (good band, way too loud) Could have thrown the electric guitar in the river. Food...More

Thank jimmyg222016
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This location is awesome and with a beautiful view. The food is good and somewhat pricey. I like the shrimp and grits. Music on certain nights with open bar. Singles, couples, and girls night out and just a place to relax and have a drink.

Thank 17Alle
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Dock was recommended to me as making a crab cake that is as close as you will get in N. Georgia or Alabama to a Cheapeake Bay crab cake. Having moved from N. Virginia to N. Georgia this is something I miss. The crab...More

Thank j0eb0b2017
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Took a minute to find us a seat because we didn't have a reservation (they had many open tables that we saw throughout our visit). Our waitress was absentminded and disappeared for long periods only to forget to bring refills. It took a long time...More

Thank KMB_GA
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I've never been disappointed with a meal at The Docks. I like everything they serve, but a few special items are the cheese fritters and the Hello Dolly dessert. The Hawaiian ribeye is a favorite of mine and the filet and lobster if I'm in...More

Thank phenomeM0M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We make an annual golf trip and always look forward to the filet mignon at this place. It is on the lake and has a great atmosphere. They have other good things on the menu also, but the filet is hard to pass up because...More

Thank Clarence 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
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Scottsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 256-574-3071
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