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Doc's Place

646 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2520
+1 609-926-0404
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“clam chowder” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
646 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2520
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Our party of 7 sat on their heated deck enjoying waterside dining. Although one of our dinners arrived a few minutes after the other entree's arrived - the waitress didn't charge us and one diner wasn't pleased with her salmon and there was no hesitation...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Doc's is a very romantic place with great food and very good service. It's right on the water and even offers waterside dinning in the winter months.

1  Thank Ray D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

My wife and I have visited Doc's once a season for the past several years and our experience generally has been good. First the positives. We sat on the porch on a very pleasant late October night. While the ambience was very casual (plastic chairs)...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The food was good but the service was very slow. The view is very nice but 12 dollars for a craft beer?? No thanks.

Thank mare000
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is a lovely restaurant right on the bay. The waiter was very accommodating and efficient (although the kitchen was a little slow getting our lunch out to us). Obviously popular, the restaurant was filled with diners all enjoying their meals. The restaurant has a...More

Thank SisBoston
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Made reservations for three of us for 5PM. Called two hours later to increase reservations for five of us. I was told they could not accommodate five because they were completely booked. Three of us arrived at 4:45 and the place was empty. Only one...More

1  Thank Frank D
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Doc's Place for the Early Bird this past Saturday night. We made a reservation (necessary) for 5:00 and our table was waiting for us (a party of 8). There is seating both indoors & outside. The restaurant has a pretty location overlooking the...More

Thank SueDale
Reviewed 23 August 2017

WOW What a restaurant! Came here for dinner with friends (early-bird) on a Sunday. Had never been to OC or this restaurant. Cute decor and we chose to eat outside. Right on the water, it was delightfully quiet, scenic and delicious! I had the clam...More

1  Thank devilish_patsy
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Docs used to be my favorite date night place with my husband. Our experiences started to decline and the prices started to raise. I'm sad to say I can. I longer recommend this restaurant as the wine list was poor, the quality of the food...More

1  Thank pattilewmannel
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant a few years ago And have been coming back every time We are on vacation. One of the jewels In The area. Reservations are accepted and they have Early bird times. There is a great bar inside and a porch With...More

1  Thank Anna M
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Questions & Answers
5 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from bobbush1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Nice size servings
10 July 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Casual is fine. Khakis and a polo for men, skirt, dress or pants for the ladies. Some people gi in shorts but look out of place.
19 June 2015|
Response from Geoffrey646 | Property representative |
we offer small portions of pasta, sliders, chicken fingers & more for "young adults"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 646 Bay Ave, Somers Point, NJ 08244-2520
    (New York Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somers Point
  • Phone Number: +1 609-926-0404
Owned and operated by the Hieb family since 1987, The Doc’s Place offers inside and, seasonally permitted, alfresco dining in a luxury yacht basin - Harbour Cove Marina. We are open 11 months of the year (closed in January) and serve a traditional breakfast on Sundays and lunch and dinner daily. Luncheons include jumbo lump crab meat Caesar salad – delicious; cheese steaks and Kobi burgers – the best around. Dinners embrace fresh fish; steaks and chops (our beef is competitive with any ‘steak’ house), shell fish - shrimp, clams and mussels; and accompaniments such as pomme de terre frits, cooked-to-order pasta and seasonal vegetables from New Jersey & the world! Our bar introduced this area to 7½ ounce martinis and Manhattans, poured to a meniscus! Our wine list is an oenophile’s delight. Our limited seating Thanksgiving Day dinner is legendary. Our private parties are spectacular. Try us, again!
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