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Alternate Grounds Dockside

$$ - $$$, Cajun & Creole,
97 Seaway Rd | 97 Seaway Road, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 8E6, Canada
+1 519-332-3081
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (10 reviews)
“potato latkes” (6 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Canadian, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
97 Seaway Rd | 97 Seaway Road, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 8E6, Canada
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The indoor room feels like you are on a boat, but we found it too noisy to hold a conversation so we moved outside. The outdoor patio is also overlooking water. Covered for the sun. Was cool when we were there and the restaurant provided...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johnbyl50
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The restaurant was quite busy, and we requested seating away from kitchen,The problem being the quieter area has no a/c only screened open windows and it was a hot that day. We sat in the smaller main part of restaurant,near the semi open kitchen which...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank amenitiesgal
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Love the location! Food is fast and fresh! The fish and chips was excellent! My friend had a pulled pork sammy, and said it was awesome! The people there work together so well! Fast service, smiles, they make you feel welcome! Loved sitting watching boats,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank K B
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Had a lovely supper on the patio. Perfect on a hot evening. We shared the picking platter, boys had burgers and I had the summer berry salad with chicken. All was very tasty. Service was fast and friendly!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Very hospitable establishment. Although the patio was full, we were seated right away in the back dining room that has large open windows giving the feeling of being outside. They offer a moderate selection of craft beers allowing for samples before committing to a favourite....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Nice atmosphere. Service was excellent, Chef did an excellent job on the steak, perfect medium rare, especially for such a thin steak. The problem was that the sirloin steak was almost impossible to cut, very grizzly, and tough to chew. Probably the worst piece of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patsy M
Reviewed August 17, 2018

While at the Marina we spent a fair amount of time at this restaurant. It has not disappointed us. Breakfast 2 days and dinner 3. The service is always EXCELLENT and the food is AMAZING.. Once we were waiting to be seated and a customer...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank meeze99
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Food was okay. Kids portion of chicken strips and fries was smallish. Fish tacos should be renamed tomato tacos with a little fish. Not too much flavour. Great spot for the view.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Great location on the waterfront. Food delicious and fresh and portion size for crab cakes really great! Service was wonderful and Margaritas were the BEST! Pricing is well in line with food being served. Will be back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed August 14, 2018

The food was good but found the portion size small. Ordered the fish and home made chips. Chips were delicious as was the fish but, for the price the fish was a very small size. The view is wonderful and very calming looking out over...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Z3922BIjane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 Seaway Rd | 97 Seaway Road, Sarnia, Ontario N7T 8E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Sarnia
  • Phone Number: +1 519-332-3081
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