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Captain Bill's Seneca Lake


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar

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Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

Five stars are not enough for the outstanding culinary and educational experience Captain Bill’s provides while navigating Seneca Lake in their spacious and comfortable ship. The attentive wait staff graciously attended to our every need. I can’t wait to return with guests next season! Tip:...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NYLadyDi2
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This is definitely a fun way to enjoy dinner and drinks after a busy day doing the wine trail. This dinner cruise can accommodate medium sized groups (we had 6, I noticed a group of 8) and still doing a great job with service and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank elvigue89
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This restaurant has a wonderful location as it is right on the shores of Lake Seneca. The menu had lots of choices from seafood to poultry, pasta and steaks. We enjoyed our dinner there and the close proximity to the hotel we were staying at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank debrae440
Reviewed 24 October 2018

There for lunch on a beautiful, sunny Saturday. We had a gorgeous view of Seneca Lake and dined on Crab Cake sandwiches. These were as good as I have had anywhere, and our server, Walter, was professional and excellent!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sailor34
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We ordered the clam chowder and soup of the day and they were both excellent! Our server was very friendly and accommodating - we would certainly go back - the dinner menu looked awesome

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beth P
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and i celebrated my 60th for 4 days in Watkins Glen. We did Cap'n Bills one hour tour of Seneca Lake on the Stroller. Little did we know that most of this countries salt comes from this lake. The salt is embedded many...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ihatecats
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I was so excited to try this place, however I was sadly disappointed when the seafood platter wasn't any better than what I would get a red lobster. On a Sunday early evening, we had the dining room to ourselves and sat at the window...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank city2country
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We were enticed by the breakfast buffet at Captain Bill's restaurant. Here's what was on the buffet: an omelet station, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, French toast and some pastry. That was it. Which is OK, I guess for 8 or 10 dollars, but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KSyrahSyrah_9
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We ate here twice. The food was good and some of it was great. They are friendly and right on the water.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SteeE_13
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The boat trip was very nice, plenty of room, friendly service, so very relaxing. Food was similar to a chamber of commerce dinner. Buffet style, ok, but the eggs were not great and main dishes (ham and roast beef) were both overcooked. Was a waste...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Stephen C
28 October 2018|
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Response from 773kurtc | Reviewed this property |
Casual dress
14 August 2017|
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Response from prn13norm | Reviewed this property |
No drinks allowed to be brought onboard.
7 August 2017|
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Response from prn13norm | Reviewed this property |
I do not think smoking is allowed.
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