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Dockside Seafood Market & Mrna

3311 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1021
+1 757-481-4545
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (38 reviews)
“crab cakes” (60 reviews)
“shrimp” (29 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
3311 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1021
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1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is our granddaughter's favorite restaurant. She wanted to come here from Williamsburg Va for HS graduation family luncheon. It was a long way to come, but I can see shy she likes it, Even the hamburgers are good so she says. I had a...More

Thank MARILU_HO
Reviewed 6 days ago

we have learned .....get here EARLY if you do not want to wait......early is before 6PM toooo. they have early before 5:30 specials also....we misses them. we had 2 orders of clams casinos and 1 fried shrimp app......you know i like clams and especially clams...More

Thank Tuffy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crab and fishing boats are docked next to the restaurant. You must walk through a fish market where the staff is preparing fresh catches for customers. Did I mention that the seafood here is FRESH? We enjoy sitting on the deck next to the piers...More

Thank RetiredBums
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever we are in Virginia Beach, we make it a point to visit Dockside. Fresh, delicious seafood, wide selection of local brews, friendly service. You can dine indoors or out - literally dock side on the Lynnhaven river outlet. We have been going here for...More

1  Thank Steven A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family ate here Memorial Day weekend and loved it!! There was a wait but it wasn't bad, we were able to get a drink, go outside and enjoy the band. The atmosphere is casual and fun and the seafood was excellent. My husband had...More

Thank Autumn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When the waitress said "Whole black sea bass fried!", I was delighted and both my hands flew in the air! Having visited here last summer we were eager to return again and we were not disappointed! The fried shrimp appetizer with the in-house made cocktail...More

Thank Roger U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Suppose that Calabash style seafood is not what they do in Virginia, unlike N.C.. The fried seafood combo platter had 1/2 piece flounder, 4 scallops, 3 shrimp, crab cake w/2 sides and ran $26. Not at all what we are used to but tasty. No...More

1  Thank krwatts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really like the size of the portions. Steamed clams are one of my favorites too! The fried softshell crabs are excellent.

Thank aaugrappler
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Mothers Day weekend, one bartender also waiting on tables and training maybe her daughter. Took long time to take our order with an attitude "I'll be right over there!" Overall restaurant dirty inside & outside. Floors not swept, etc. Food portions not what they used...More

Thank 1shorething
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I took my daughter here after she had danced all day and was famished. She ordered a crabcake sandwich and I ordered a cheeseburger with a whole crab cake on top. It was so good. We got an order of hushpuppies to start and the...More

Thank Kerry C
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Joshua_Ashburn
We plan to visit 12/25. 1) are you open on Christmas, Sunday? 2) we like sashimi, do you have fresh flounder or, rock fish or sea bass? Joshua.
24 November 2016|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
I would call to see hours of operation for the holidays. I do know they have great flounder, but not too sure about sea bass or rock fish. I think their menu is seasonal. Hope this helps.
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carolekon
what are your gluten free options on regular menu - especially for someone with a CORN allergy?
27 July 2016|
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Response from DiscJocke | Reviewed this property |
Call and ask the friendly Chef.
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Mary L
Do you have fresh seafood to purchase and cook at home?
8 June 2016|
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Response from Rosemarie W | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3311 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1021
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-481-4545
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