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Captain's Tavern

9625 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33156-2804
+1 305-666-5979
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (43 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (19 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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9625 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33156-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner with cousin I hadn’t seen in 50 years, him and his wife frequent this place often and he highly recommend it, we were not disappointed.... Had the pan seared grouper and it was perfect. They staff was friendly and accommodating. Browsed the adjoining...More

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

came here with my girl friends... was a little concerned re the most recent reviews on yelp, seems to have gone downhill so they said... and in a way I have to agree, some of the portions were decent but some were just so small...More

Thank madiestan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

once a week I join friends for lunch at the captains. we usually are seated by noon on Saturdays. the staff is attentive and helpful.the food is usually well prepared which is expected as the offerings are not inexpensive.the fish is in my experience always...More

Thank 681copy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have had dinner here on several occasions, so we decided to go there for our anniversary. The food was spectacular as usual . They have a variety of seafood . If you enjoy a fresh catch of the day, order the...More

Thank Dinora S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've heard about this institution for years, and went with my husband's 95 year-old Godfather who has been a customer for years. Carlos took wonderful care of us and the stone crabs were amazing, as well as the whole lobster.

Thank SharonDesigns
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

appetizing look of dishes great testing food, nice service will definitely come again with friends and family.

Thank iradon2003
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

On Tuesday they have the best offer. Two lobsters for 30 dolars... Amazing!! I couldn't eat it. But I satisfied eating lobsters for the reat of my life.

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Not a bad wait considering that it was Tuesday (their twin lobster special evening). Wine list needs serious attention, so I opted for beer (some decent offerings there). My companions had the lobsters, which were small and slightly overcooked. Stone crab claws were also slightly...More

Thank LDWG
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Some of the greatest seafood. Fresh, and local. Yes, the décor is rustic, but that's part of the charm. This is a local's hangout, so that will tell you much. Their wine list is excellent. Priced better than most all places in Miami. We had...More

Thank Pineapples-a-Plenty
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I go to this place often in large part because the food quality is very good and the service is usually excellent. It has an old school feeling but that is a good thing. Get there early; it fills up fast.

Thank Sid K
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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
30 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
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
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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