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Cap's Place

2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
+1 954-941-0418
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (84 reviews)
“snapper” (22 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood
2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was disappointing. Food quality is good, but service and ambience are below average. The restaurant has a lot of history, but the actual locale is in pretty poor shape.

Thank Mauricio B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there in May 2017 for an anniversary. Still as quaint as when I was there 20 years before. To be motored over on a tender and spend time in a place as old as dirt. Can't beat the charm. Looks like it's about to...More

1  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a local that we visit the oldest restaurant in Broward county. You have to take a boat to the restaurant from the marina so that sounded kinda cool. Pros- it's different- it's kind of a step back in time and you get a...More

Thank beachgirl41stlouis
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We were recommended to go to Cap's place by a local. It was very expensive for what we got. We got a crab cake for an appetizer, which was $18, It was pretty good but over priced. Our dinners were good but again over priced....More

1  Thank DotClermont
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The ambiance at Cap's place is it's attraction as well as the great food. People who write about the restaurant needing repair do not have appreciation for the history of this restaurant. I am sorry for those who cannot or are not willing to appreciate...More

Thank busterstrouse
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Located as it is, most have to take Cap's launch to get to his Place, a novel experience in itself. Upon landing, you walk a short distance to what amounts to a cluster of shacks and go in one around the corner at the back...More

Thank Douglas L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

My husband and I were pleased with this unique dining experience! Although it is pretty pricey, it was probably the best seafood we have ever had. We met a very friendly staff person on the boat ride over. When we arrived, we checked out some...More

Thank sharkach8
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

As a year round Florida resident I love Cap's. It is a former gambling and bootleg hideaway of Al Capone. The buildings are original, now lopsided, but intact, and a wonder to behold. The menu offers seafood and land based fare. Moderate to expensive pricing...More

Thank renardj2015
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Love Caps Place. We have stayed in the area for over 20 years and never knew about the place until two years ago, probably since it is not on a road but via boat. Been there several times since. Short boat ride with history lesson...More

Thank TottenhamCarolyn
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had reservations for a birthday dinner and pulled into a parking lot with a waiting boat. The ride was really cool and added to the wonder that is this place. When arriving to check in they told us our reservation was actually 30 minutes...More

Thank Richard K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I need to know the menu as one of the person that will be coming with us i does not eat fish nor fancy sauces
27 March 2017|
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Response from 424wguava | Reviewed this property |
I would encourage you to look at their menu which is on their website.
is there a dining dress code for Cap's Place?
18 April 2015|
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Response from c21mryan | Reviewed this property |
Casual beach is standard but they don't require anything but shirts and shoes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 38
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lighthouse Point
  • Phone Number: +1 954-941-0418
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