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Captain Kidd Restaurant

77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
+1 508-548-8563
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
“lobster” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Visited Captain Kidd for a late lunch on a Sunday afternoon in September. The restaurant was busy but we only waited about 10 minutes for a table with a water view. There are several seating options that as first timers we were unaware of and...More

Thank nanaellie629
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We had visited the MBL and were looking for a late lunch. Walking up Water St. we decided to give the Kidd another try. We were originally headed for QuicksHole but it was a bit cloudy & cool so the Kidd was a better choice....More

Thank FancyNancyBoston
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Captain kidd is one of the must for people living and visiting woods hole both in winter and summer!

Thank Chris281
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

On a nice day, if you can get an outdoor table overlooking eel pond, the setting is hard to beat. The views attract a lot of tourists so it can get rather busy and service, while friendly, can be slow. We were there for a...More

Thank LarchFoodie
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I've nearly died laughing. The food Runner brought the wrong food to the table. I ordered steak frites and they brought fish. Otherwise the food was very good stake free me fresh salad with balsamic dressing. The wine was first a Merlot from France. Second...More

Thank travelwizard12
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Three adults and two kids spread meal selection across the menu. Food was decent. Patio sitting was good with view of boats on Eel Pond. Gave a something to look at while we searched property there on Zillow. Service was decent, blonde girl was great...More

Thank B C
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A family day out ended up here and we had new cocktails and sampled the seafood. Both the food and service were excellent. The location overlooking the waterfront was stunning. We got some lovely photos here.

Thank Sunjo100
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visited the Kidd for a few drinks and apps this past weekend in the 4pm range. While there was no one outside sitting they didn't want us there because we were not having dinner. Finally they allowed us to sit on the dock but it...More

Thank Billgmc1
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We come several times a summer. Love the view form the room off of the authentic bar looking at Eel Pond. Lobster dumplings are delicious and the craft beer selection is pretty good. A little more touristy than it used to be but still a...More

Thank Deb K
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I (group of eight) stopped into Captain Kidd for lunch and had a wonderful time! Great food, great beer and great views. Also loved the atmosphere that was totally cape cod, complete with whale bones and boat knuckles. I shared the lobster...More

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Questions & Answers
Tracy P
26 March 2016|
Response from Leafield44 | Reviewed this property |
I think you should book it as soon as possible. The summer is their busiest time. Have fun.
Peggy Y
3 September 2015|
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Response from Allen H | Property representative |
Yes we will. Please let the server know before your order. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth  >  Woods Hole
  • Phone Number: +1 508-548-8563
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The Captain Kidd Restaurant and Bar has a menu the presents American Seafood and Grille as well as the freshest raw bar in town.
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