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Dry Dock Waterfront Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS
$15.0
Grouper Bites
crispy Florida Gulf grouper bites served with a sweet chili sauce
$11.0
Gulf Shrimp
large domestic fried shrimp served with cocktail sauce
$12.0
Crispy Calamari
served with sweet chili & tomato basil sauce
$12.0
Coconut Shrimp
served with our savory pina colada sauce
$17.0
Lobster Bites
fried Maine lobster bites served with our savory pina colada sauce
$12.0
Category "5" Shrimp
fried & tossed with sweet chili sauce & topped with sriracha
$14.0
Portobello Mushroom
spinach, goat cheese, sun-dried tomato & balsamic
$14.0
Bacon-Wrapped Scallops
on crispy flour tortilla chips, with guacamole & salsa
ON THE SHELL
$16.0
Peel & Eat Shrimp
large chilled domestic shrimp served with cocktail sauce
$13.0
Steamed Mussels
served in our citrus butter sauce with onions & tomatoes
$27.0
Captain's Platter
½ chilled lobster tail, shucked raw oysters, peel & eat shrimp
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Stone Crab Claws
½ or 1 pound serving of fresh claws (Seasonal (October 15th – May 15th))
OYSTERS
half or full dozen, freshly shucked, on the half shell
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Raw
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Rockefeller
baked with spinach, bacon & parmesan cheese
SOUPS & SIDE SALADS
$7.0
Seafood Chowder
cream-base, with grouper, clams, celery, onions & potatoes
$7.0
Fishcamp Chowder
tomato-base, with grouper, clams, celery, onions & potatoes
$8.0
Crab & Corn Chowder
cream-base, with crabmeat, sweetcorn & mild spices
$9.0
Lobster Bisque
light & creamy
$5.0
Side Garden Salad
romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber & carrots
$5.0
Side Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese & croutons
$6.0
Side Spinach Salad
spinach, strawberries, glazed pecans & dried cranberries
SALADS
Dressing Choices: Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Honey-Mustard, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Raspberry Vinaigrette. Proteins Prepared: Grilled, Fried, Blackened
Plain $8.0
Red Grouper $21.0
Salmon $18.0
Red Snapper $21.0
Shrimp $17.0
Sea Scallops $20.0
Chicken $16.0
Tenderloin* $19.0
Garden Salad
romaine lettuce, mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber & carrots
Plain $8.0
Red Grouper $21.0
Salmon $18.0
Red Snapper $21.0
Shrimp $17.0
Sea Scallops $20.0
Chicken $16.0
Tenderloin* $19.0
Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce, mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber & carrots
Plain $10.0
Red Grouper $23.0
Salmon $20.0
Red Snapper $23.0
Shrimp $19.0
Sea Scallops $22.0
Chicken $18.0
Tenderloin* $21.0
Spinach Salad
spinach, strawberries, glazed pecans & dried cranberries
$18.0
LBK Chicken Salad
grilled with feta cheese, grapes, dried cranberries & glazed pecans
$16.0
Chef Salad
turkey, ham, cucumber, mushroom, tomato, cheddar, jack & boiled egg
$16.0
Chilled Shrimp Salad
mayo-based mixed with celery, onions & fresh fruit
$19.0
Seafood Salad Plate
mayo-based with shrimp, crabmeat, lobster & fresh fruit
$18.0
Coconut Shrimp Salad
pineapple, strawberries, dried cranberries, glazed pecans. Served with our savory pina colada dressing
SANDWICHES
Sandwiches Served With French Fries or Cole Slaw. Add-ons (+$1): Cheese, Bacon, Sauteed Onions, Mushrooms
$19.0
Grouper Sandwich
Florida Gulf red grouper on brioche bun
$16.0
Salmon Sandwich
farm-raised salmon on brioche bun
$19.0
Red Snapper
Florida Gulf red snapper on brioche bun
$17.0
Salmon BLT
grilled, bacon, lettuce & tomato on ciabatta bread with dill mayo
$26.0
Lobster BLT
lobster, bacon, lettuce & tomato with swiss cheese on Texas toast
$19.0
Crab Cake Sandwich
lump crab cake on ciabatta bread with dill mayo
$17.0
Fish n Chips Plate
Atlantic haddock served with french fries & cole slaw
$23.0
Lobster Combo
one lobster roll with lobster bisque
$17.0
Steak Sandwich*
sautéed onions, mushrooms & monterey jack cheese
$12.0
Boathouse Burger*
½ lb. USDA choice angus chuck on brioche bun
SANDWICH SUBSTITUTES
$4.0
Fruit
$5.0
Seafood Chowder
$5.0
Fishcamp Chowder
$6.0
Crab & Corn Chowder
$7.0
Lobster Bisque
$4.0
Garden Salad
$4.0
Caesar Salad
$5.0
Spinach Salad
BOATHOUSE TACOS
Tacos Served with Yellow Rice & Black Beans. Two soft flour tortillas, lightly seasoned & topped with chopped lettuce, tomatoes, onions & cilantro vinaigrette
$19.0
Grouper Tacos
Florida Gulf red grouper – prepared grilled, fried or blackened
$16.0
Shrimp Tacos
domestic wild shrimp
$20.0
Lobster Tacos
fried Maine lobster
PASTA
Pasta entrees: Served on Linguini with your choice of our Housemade Sauces
$21.0
Grouper
Florida Gulf red grouper
$18.0
Salmon
farm-raised salmon
$21.0
Red Snapper
Florida Gulf red snapper
$17.0
Shrimp
sautéed domestic wild shrimp
$20.0
Sea Scallops
sautéed North Atlantic sea scallops
$24.0
Seafood Linguini
sautéed lump crabmeat, shrimp & lobster
$18.0
Linguini with Clams
chopped clams with wine & garlic or tomato basil sauce
$16.0
Chicken Pasta
large grilled chicken breast
PASTA - SAUCES
Wine & Garlic
white sauce made with white wine, garlic, butter & lemon juice
Tomato Basil
red sauce made with tomato, white wine, basil, garlic, butter & lemon juice
Tuscan Cream
made with sun-dried tomato, garlic, parmesan cheese, spinach & cream
About
The Geckos Hospitality Group - Dry Dock Waterfront Grill features casual indoor & outdoor dining overlooking Sarasota Bay. Known for having one of the freshest grouper sandwiches on Florida 's West Coast. The Dry Dock is popular with locals and visitors to Longboat. From the dockside patio,and the upstairs overlooking the view of Sarasota Bay the Dry Dock is conveniently located at the south end of Longboat Key at the Boathouse Marina.
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place on the water for a nice meal. Love the decor of all the old wooden boats on the ceiling in the restaurant but the back patio is where you want to eat. Great spot! Food was pretty good too but the view is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Todd S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We sat outside on patio next to the boat docks. Delicious fried lobster tacos and a sweet tasty tarter sauce. Lobster was reminiscent of fresh lobster we have had in Ogunquit, Maine. Next time we will try the lobster rolls and grouper. Hugely popular place,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank brookhaven2011
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were a group of 8 on a Saturday evening and were vacationing for friends’ Birthdays. Our waitress was beyond friendly and accommodating. Five ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CurtisDelta
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate there 2 nights in a row. It was wonderful. Delicious sea food. Great service. They do reservations, but accommodated us in a short wait. We took friends the second visit. Lovely restaurant, great service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank laMadre1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful meal of snapper sandwich and grouper pasta. The sandwich and fries came with an amazing sauce. We ordered the sauce with the sundried tomatoes. The view and atmosphere was excellent, and the service was perfect. We loved our...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ethan H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful dining experience. Go early as it is very popular. Dishes were outstanding and the staff is very friendly. We will be back and we will ask for Audi.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent choice by friends. Was a first time visit. You must have a reservation. They book days out. I had the lobster roll and it was fantastic. Be sure and sit outside if available. Restaurant does have an elevator.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HopBS45429
Reviewed 4 days ago

The location is nice, overlooking Sarasota Bay. The food was good, not excellent. The waitress was very pleasant....good service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 32brucebeach
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for an early lunch on Valentine’s Day. We arrived shortly after 11:00 am so we were able to get a fantastic seat by the window on the top floor overlooking the water. Sweet! We had fried calamari, grouper tacos and the salmon BLT...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jonsha
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were told that all the tables by the water were not available because it was too cold out. It is 71 degrees out and we had a jacket we wanted to sit by the water to have a nice dinner. Thank you never be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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11 December 2018|
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No we are closed on Christmas
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Sorry I’m not sure but you can call or google them. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. Enjoy your reservation
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