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The Docks

417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769
+1 256-574-3071
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (8 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
417 Ed Hembree Dr, Scottsboro, AL 35769
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Traveling to Scottsboro Al to visit UCB and found quite a few bargains, also wanted a nice restaurant to eat at and we went o the Docks. The selection is wide varity we tried the shrimp and grits which were great.

Thank Hank D
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Picturesque view, attentive friendly service and delicious main course and deserts to die for. I had the Shrimp & Grits and Deb had Mahi Mahi. Strawberry cake to top it off.

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I dined here on Friday night. I had the shrimp and grits which is always my favorite. He had the filet and lobster tail, also delicious. The only downfall was the music. It was great to have it to listen to and...More

Thank Brandie F
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Docks location and menu choices are outstanding . My family and I enjoy it anytime we travel to Scottsboro, AL.

Thank Sean L
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came down from Nashville to check out the unclaimed baggage store and stay overnight..I found this gem for dinner! It's on Guntersville lake ..the view from the restaurant is beautiful! Our server Steffany was friendly and helpful. The food came out...More

Thank peacey72
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Special location makes this a dining expierience to remember. The shrimp and grits are delicious and thier signature dish. The menu is great but they don't do baked potatoes but other choices fill in nicely.

Thank billjayne1835
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had never been to The Docks, went last night for our 35th Anniversary... everyone was so nice and our dinner was excellent! We had the tuna bites as an appetizer; my husband had the shrimp & grits with baby spinach salad, while I ordered...More

2  Thank Laura P
Reviewed 24 October 2016

3 buddies and I take a fall golf trip to Goose Pond, The Docks is always one of your must eats. The seafood and steaks are great, appetizers are really good (Fried Green Tomatoes, Coconut Shrimp and especially the Grouper Fingers). This time I had...More

2  Thank Mike H
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Stacey D
What is in the gumbo? Shrimp? Okra?
2 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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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