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City Dock Restaurant

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777 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-2102 (St. Paul)
+1 757-622-2868
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Norfolk, Virginia
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854 reviews
611 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We got together with a small group to talk with a Indexed investment specialist. Great discussion and enjoyable dinner. Great view of the River. The food was delicious with nice presentation. The Old Dominion football team was staying there for the night prior to the game. We got to say hello and cheer them on. The restaurant is located in... More 

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Rochester, New York
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2,901 reviews
1,916 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 933 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I actually ate here more than once during my visit to the Sheraton Watersides Hotel, and I was very impressed with each visit. I will admit that the breakfast buffet was not INCREDIBLY unique or "over-the-top" loaded. (For example, for the meats I would have enjoyed corned beef hash, but all they had was bacon or sausage.) But the meats... More 

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Thank Larry W
Oakdale, Tennessee
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Our visit to City Dock was not what we expected. It took an hour to finally get our food. Very overpriced. Needless to say we never ate here again while staying at the Sheraton.

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Thank Donna M
Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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178 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I was at the Sheraton, where this restaurant resides, and ate several meals here. I rated it "average" because it was not all that bad, nor all that good. I had the fried catfish, which ranked among the worst catfish I have ever eaten. All cornmeal, and no fish. Pathetic. On the other hand the she crab soup was quite... More 

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Thank Kevin D
Monroe, New York
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We got into the area late in the evening and were not able to get reservations in another restaurant so we decided to default to the restaurant in our hotel. What a total waste of money. Not only was the server snippy and abrupt, but the food was a total disappointment. I ordered mushroom ravioli which was mostly a bowl... More 

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Thank Kat P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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245 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Staying at the hotel, I ordered food from the restaurant to take up to my room. The gal at the bar was very helpful and friendly, but the food was sub-par. I ordered a burger and fries, and the patty and fries seemed to be pre-frozen and microwaved when I ordered. Nice to have a place to grab a drink... More 

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Oriental, North Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Service OK, friendly enough. Not a knowledgeable service staff, but willing and tried. I had a rib eye, with a chili rub. The meat was wet, recently slaughtered, not aged or dried, just like Walmart meat. Poor quality for $33. The veggies, asparagus and Yukon gold mashed, we're tasty...so not one star. I thought a chain would at least be... More 

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Thank Barbara V
newport news, va.
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016

City dock restaurant produced the most perfectly cooked omelet I have ever. Attentive service but the vaulted ceiling made for a draft slightly colder than the luke warm coffee. Though I did not eat from the hot buffet, the football team partook of it heartedly... seconds if not thirds. The cereal bar was well stocked with healthy grains and yogurts.... More 

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Thank fhungolfer
Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2015

The meal was good, atmosphere was a little subtle. The waiter missed bring some of our meal and drinks.

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Thank Meredith S
Crawfordville, Florida
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213 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We waited for 45 minutes after we ordered burger. There were 4 other patrons in the restaurant. Service is slow,slow,slow. Burger's were o.k. this was lunch. We thought let's try dinner. They were not busy maybe 8 patrons seated including us (2). We ordered steaks, we ordered steaks $32 rib eyes. Over cooked and tough. we had to ask for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 777 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-2102
    (St. Paul)
  • Public Transportation: Waterside Drive Bus Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-622-2868

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?