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Fernando's Dockside Grille

2214 SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-4873
+1 772-337-1110
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (30 reviews)
“sardines” (18 reviews)
“mariscada” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2214 SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-4873
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our office party was here last year and as always the food was delicious. It is a small restaurant so we took the whole place on a Monday nite and our apps and entrees were delicious!

Thank triciaomeara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without a doubt, Fernando's is the best restaurant in Port St. Lucie. The food is always fresh, of high quality, and perfectly prepared. The service is great. It really shows that having a chef-owner who cares about his customers makes all the difference in the...More

Thank cpa28761
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a pleasure to dine in a nice, clean restaurant with cloth napkins and excellent service. The menu is like a Mediterranean Portuguese style that is perfect for gluten free choices. I had the sea bass with a wonderful, light saffron basil sauce. My...More

Thank Special12k
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very small but fabulous food and service.Unique items such as octopus and seafood creations. This is our go to place when we want to take friends out. Make reservations weeks in advance - only ten tables

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you want a great meal in Port Saint Lucie, Florida and you want to eat dinner at a non-chain restaurant....Fernando’s is the place. I’ve eaten Spanish/Portuguese food all over the world and have not had better. I use to take business clients from Manhattan...More

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Pleasant restaurant on the St. Lucie river nice to eat loutside most of my friends like the Portuguese pork with the egg on topI like the fish

Thank bzlyons
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

No matter what you order...you cannot go wrong. Get a pitcher of Sangria and start with Shrimp Mozambique. Order your entrees and enjoy (Veal Marsala is my favorite). Here is a tip...don’t let them take your bowl after you eat your shrimp. You’ll want to...More

Thank Jenn-double-n1
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The waiter and customer service were just atrocious at Fernando's. We went with family on Sat night for Mothers day. The waiter finally comes over 10 minutes after we sit down and says with no introduction "what do you want to drink" He takes our...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was our first visit to Fernando's Dockside Grille. The food here was excellent. This is traditional, authentic Portuguese food at its' best . We drove an hour to get there and it was well worth the trip. Can't wait to go back.

Thank John S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Our dinner was delicious! Everyone in my party was pleased with their meal. It’s great to find this quality food in Port Saint Lucie. We will definitely be back!

Thank jscheri
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Kathy F
1 September 2017|
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Response from Edward C | Reviewed this property |
There is no prix fixe menu.
Tony D
25 July 2016|
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Response from Edward C | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of. No children's menu either.
Tony D
25 July 2016|
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Response from Edward C | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2214 SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952-4873
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Port Saint Lucie
  • Phone Number: +1 772-337-1110
If you are looking for authentic Portuguese and Mediterranean cuisine with the freshest seafood the Atlantic has to offer, look no further. Fernando's Dockside Grille is the place to be! Here at Fernando's Dockside Grille, you can enjoy a melting pot of cultural food. We are bringing the freshest seafood New England has to offer to the tropical heat of Port Saint Lucie, and with it, our delicious Portuguese and Mediterranean flair! From traditional Shrimp Scampi, to Portuguese Pork Alentejana, and fresh pan- seared New Bedford Mass. Scallops, we welcome you to take a delicious tour along the coasts of the Atlantic with Chef Fernando Dovale, right from the comfort of our dockside restaurant. With an endless array of unique dishes to excite your taste buds and a warm, inviting atmosphere, we know Fernando's Dockside Grille will become your new favorite! We are now taking reservations for lunch and dinner and are available for off-site catering. Fernando's Dockside Grille is located in Port Saint Lucie, on Veterans Memorial Parkway a block north of Port St Lucie Boulevard. It's right next to the city boat ramp, so tie up and enjoy the experience!
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