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The Shrimp Dock - Bearden

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5210 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5018
+1 865-558-1237
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10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Knoxville
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh seafood, with fish trucked in daily. Shellfish and fish. Good selection to choose. Also they have lunch everyday and it is awesome. They have a menu but also have daily specials. Best in all of east TN

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Thank AlreadyBeenThere
Knoxville, Tennessee
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to see what that had today and ended up having a dozen oysters on the half shell for lunch. Oysters were great. Excellent price 12.99 for dozen. I had James River oysters . I have had their fried fish lunch also. Very good.

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Thank knoxvillelaura
Knoxville, Tennessee
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I absolutely love the shrimp po boys. On Tuesday you can get 2 for 11.99. You get to good sides to go with it .

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Thank joshuak889
Knoxville, Tennessee
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191 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Been going here for take-out since it opened couple years ago, if only for the slaw. It's out-of-this-world . . . no make that out-of-this-universe! Plus I really take a shine to the whole fish there, especially the yellow-tail snapper. Yesterday's YTS was gigantic. Never seen one so huge. Usually they're way smaller and grill well and perfect for two.... More 

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Thank Wayne C
Knoxville
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188 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Most trusted seafood I know of in Knoxville. There are seafood counters in most markets but I'm not confident in their knowledge and professionalism. No such problem at Shrimp Dock. Service sometimes slow, but acceptable. Advice good.

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Thank centaur41
Seymour, Tennessee
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Always fresh seafood. Super friendly staff. Offering a variety of seafood not available from local grocers

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Thank Jenmacphee44
Knoxville, Tennessee
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191 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Until Whole Foods opened up a store in Ktown, this was absolutely the go-to place for fish . . . steaks, filets, and very often whole, i.e., yellow tail snapper. The slaw reigns supreme here! Never, ever, tasted a better recipe anywhere . . .

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Thank Wayne C
Knoxville, TN
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153 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

We like to come here for fresh fish that is reasonably priced. If there is any drawback service seems to be slow; however, that is expected with the great meal that is reasonably priced.

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Thank GrandPenguins
Knoxville, Tennessee
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191 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

Really fond of this of this place. Combo of the cool-guys staff and the good selection of both fresh and frozen fish, soups, gumbos, and fish pies. And they have frozen baby octopus!

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Thank Wayne C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

Probably the best place in Knoxville to buy fresh seafood includes fish, oyster, clam, shrimp, etc, as well as some frozen duck and poultry meat. It is also a great place to have seafood lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5210 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-5018
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-558-1237

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?