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The Loading Dock

401 Front St.
Grafton, IL 62037
(618) 786-3494 PHONE
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Overview

The Loading Dock



Once the area's best kept secret, the Loading Dock has become known as a top St. Louis destination.  We're proud to be considered the region's best outdoor bar and grill, with the best scenic view, at the end of the best scenic drive.  Our majestic view is not to be missed.  Watch the river roll by while listening to live entertainment.  Our full menu features something for everyone...don't miss our famous Dock Salsa!  Be sure to stop by the fourth weekend of the month March - October for the Riverside Flea Market featuring over 60 local vendors.  Let us host your next party!  We cater events of all sizes...from reunions and receptions to birthdays and bridal showers.  Keep the fun going at one of our four Loading Dock Guest Houses, perfect for an intimate getaway or an all night get-together.



Price Range


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Cuisine


Bar & Grill

Hours of Operation


May - September
Sun. - Thur. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Fri. - Sat.: 11 a.m. to close

April & October
Sun. - Thur.: 11 a.m. to dark
Fri. - Sat.: 11 a.m. to close

November - March
Sun.: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fri. - Sat.: 11 a.m. to clo



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Events

Mondin at the Loading Dock

December 16, 2017
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Red Rocks at the Loading Dock

December 17, 2017
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

January 01, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Mondin at the Loading Dock

January 06, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Mondin at the Loading Dock

January 21, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

January 27, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Red Rocks at the Loading Dock

January 28, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Tanglefoot at the Loading Dock

February 03, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

February 04, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Jonathan Baker Duo at The Loading Dock

February 17, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Mondin at the Loading Dock

February 18, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

February 24, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Red Rocks at the Loading Dock

February 25, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Tanglefoot at the Loading Dock

March 03, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jonathan Baker Duo at The Loading Dock

March 04, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

March 10, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Mondin at the Loading Dock

March 11, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

March 18, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Mondin at the Loading Dock

March 31, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

April 08, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Tanglefoot at the Loading Dock

April 21, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jonathan Baker Duo at The Loading Dock

May 04, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jake's Leg at the Loading Dock

May 05, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

May 11, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

May 13, 2018
3:00pm to 7:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

May 25, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jonathan Baker Duo at The Loading Dock

May 27, 2018
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

June 08, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jonathan Baker Duo at The Loading Dock

June 15, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

June 22, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

July 01, 2018
4:00pm to 8:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

July 13, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

July 20, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

July 28, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Jake's Leg at the Loading Dock

August 04, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

August 10, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

August 19, 2018
4:00pm to 8:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

September 08, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

September 21, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm

Trilogy at the Loading Dock

September 22, 2018
4:00pm to 8:00pm

Scott & Karl at the Loading Dock

September 28, 2018
6:00pm to 10:00pm