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Captain's Tavern

9625 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33156-2804
+1 305-666-5979
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (37 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9625 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33156-2804
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

i realize last week that i have been coming to this place for over 15 years and other then a few items added here and there is the same menu,same specials same staff and so on not that is a bad thing BUT the place...More

Thank vpassalacqua
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After going to Red Lobster and walking out for horrible service, we decided to come here. Place was full for a Tuesday due to their special. We had great service and amazing fresh seafood for a reasonable price. Red Lobster will never see us again....More

Thank Maryluz P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When the food is well-prepared, one can overlook the unappealing old-fashioned décor. But when the food is mediocre, looks or tastes "off", such as a recent fish entree that made one of our guests ill, it's just not worth going back for the culinary successes...More

Thank WonderfulCopenhagen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain's Tavern is a a South Miami staple serving the best seafood in the area priced for the whole community to enjoy It's low key decor and musty look is more than compensated by the high quality of its menu. The ni reservation policy is...More

Thank hgonzalez1409
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went about 4 weeks ago with family, had a wonderful, delicious dinner!!! Went back for lunch and it was good. But! Then 8 of my family members and I went for dinner again and not one of us was completely satisfied! My sister and I...More

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 17 July 2017

It had been a while since I had been here and forgot how good and close to our home this wonderful place is. They have a huge menu with variety of fresh seafood, as well as pastas and meats. We did not have to wait...More

Thank acostajorge44
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Old fashion decor, could use some sprucing up, old fashioned menu items, could be more up to date.....but the food is always reliably good and reasonable.

Thank junebug829
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This restaurant is consistently good, year after year. Started going with my family about 40 years ago and went with my husband last night for our anniversary. Tuesday night is lobster night. It's always busy but lobster night (2 for $30) is packed. It's a...More

Thank fhdkf
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

My husband had mentioned this place several times, until we finally went together on date night. This place seems tucked away and hidden. i even joked that this is where the men take their mistress lol. Yeah that kind of hidden away vibe. The food...More

Thank Carmen R
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We last ate the Captain's Tavern many years ago, and it hasn't changed at all. Today we went there for lunch. The portions of our fish entrees were small and overcooked. My husband's scrod was tough (!) and overwhelmed by the mushroom and leathery cheese...More

1  Thank Profco
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Questions & Answers
Kim B
24 March 2017|
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Response from Jorge A | Reviewed this property |
No, they share a parking lot in a small plaza
Gale C
31 July 2016|
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Response from Joseph S | Reviewed this property |
You can order takeout but they do not have an efficient way to process. Not the best option...I would call first to inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9625 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33156-2804
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Miami
  • Phone Number: +1 305-666-5979
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