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Captain Jack's Restaurant

16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
+1 562-592-2514
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab legs” (100 reviews)
“prime rib” (83 reviews)
“king crab” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, the most extraordinary Prime Rib and very best Alaskan Crab Legs in Southern California. We had the Clams in broth to start and they were outstanding. All served in a great old world atmosphere alongside the canal. Highly Recommended.

Thank LordSheepscombe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can always expect amazing food and service and may run into some celebrities! A great selection and diverse menu, bar makes some very good cocktails. A dressy attire is preferred

1  Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This quaint little place sits on PCH with a view of the water way in Huntington Harbor. Some of the booths are big and private like like the old Brown Derby style and there are also tables all around. It's an old school steak and...More

1  Thank Scottysgirl01
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Was amazed by this find! full of locals which is always a good sign and had to wait on a table which I always take as a good sign too but the drinks at the bar were delicious while we waited. The seafood and steak...More

1  Thank steven1105
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We have been vacationing in the Sunset Beach/Huntington Beach area from Kansas for the past 15 years! We have eaten here, as an extended family of 12, about 50 times over the past 15 years. We LOVE all the food at Captain Jacks, and have...More

2  Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Check the prices! The crab legs are delicious but pricey! The sirloin was like leather and tiny! Salad was cheap with limited ingredients

3  Thank galvanb
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Going to Capt Jack's was a special treat for us. The crab legs were the best ever! Order a full plate and share it between 2 with an extra salad. The bread is yummy as a starter. For dessert, we ordered a mud pie to...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Non-descript restaurant in an area of Orange County named Sunset Beach. You should get reservations, however they do have some walk-in availability. Everything about this place is first class, starting with the service. There is a team approach to their service and everyone I encountered...More

1  Thank sworrels
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The crab legs are beyond compare. Quaint atmosphere and friendly staff and GREAT food. However, it is a bit loud.

Thank Dann S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If your ever in the mood for Outstanding Seafood ,Great personable service, reasonable prices and plenty of parking in the Geart of Beautiful wonderful Sunset Beach CALIFORNIA come on down to The ONE and ONLY!! Drum Roll PLEASE: Captain Jacks Restaurant!!! I was there the...More

Thank thpirate
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They were cowarda,to try and jump women and childten at Captain Jacks in Huntington Beach Ca. And hide behind the race card when called out Captain Jacks should have intetvened.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 25 - USD 65
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-592-2514
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