We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elmo's Dockside

48 Hartford Tpke, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066-5259
+1 860-646-3474
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“baked scrod” (4 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
48 Hartford Tpke, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066-5259
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (77)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

They have a good dining atmosphere, good food, bar, and their pork chops and twice baked potatoes are the best i’ve ever had.

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Both seafood and meat are fresh and delicious. The seafood was fresh every time I went here and the menu is varied based on what is brought in freshly on that day. Portions are generous - you won't leave hungry for sure. The staff is...More

Thank Vitalie_vt
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The wait staff were friendly and helpful. The dining area was outdated and it felt like a restaurant old people would go to for the early bird special. I had the prime rib. I know it is a seafood place but it was supposed to...More

Thank clfurn
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We were celebrating our mutual birthdays (12/03/2017) and picked Elmo's. Big Mistake! We were So Not Pleased With The Food! Service was just okay but could have been better as it was not busy around 4:30pm. My husbands portion of $19 - baked scrod looked...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The name lends itself to believe you are going to be near water but you're not. I was unsure about walking into Elmo's but we decided to try it after reading some reviews. The inside is cute and nautical but could use some paint and...More

Thank Janine K
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Looking for a half way meeting point and came across this restaurant. I was very happy with the service, the staff and the restaurant itself. Very cozy and casual. Food was excellent and prices were reasonable. Went back for a second visit even though its...More

Thank Joann H
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Had a business lunch, lots of seating, area for larger groups, many options to choose from, good wait staff.

Thank Beverly61
Reviewed 9 September 2017

It's gone from a 4 to 5 star restaurant to 2 to 3. I was generous with three. The service was below average and slow. The food the same. This was a proud restaurant and it's sad to see it slip.

Thank TheWiseOwl-AZ
Reviewed 31 August 2017

There were three of us here in Vernon, CT looking for lunch today. We are often away and trying to decide by looking at on-line menus and on-line reviews as to what we would like to try. I don't like to read the lousy opinions...More

Thank ChefLady1
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We were looking for a seafood lunch and tried this restaurant. We were not pleased with our lunch. I had only 8 french fries on my plate as well as a very small overcooked piece of fish. We have not returned. It was very overpriced...More

1  Thank willow488
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Vernon Rockville Hotels
Motel 6 Hartford / Vernon
69 reviews
.26 km away
Baymont Inn & Suites Manchester - Hartford CT
907 reviews
.78 km away
Holiday Inn Express Vernon-Manchester
129 reviews
.99 km away
Extended Stay America - Hartford - Manchester
122 reviews
1.57 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Wood N Tap Vernon
121 reviews
1.18 km away
Sichuan Pepper
47 reviews
.07 km away
Angellino's Italian Restaurant
105 reviews
.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Spare Time Entertainment Vernon
10 reviews
3.12 km away
Old Rockville Tavern
5 reviews
6.74 km away
The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk
101 reviews
4.39 km away
Vernon Rails-to-Trails
7 reviews
6.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sandy S
8 April 2016|
Answer
Response from Bear E | Reviewed this property |
If they still have a happy hour - it runs from 4:00pm to 5:30pm
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Hartford Tpke, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066-5259
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Vernon Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-646-3474
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;