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Captain Kidd Restaurant

77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
+1 508-548-8563
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster” (19 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Great choice for dinner!! My husband and I were seated quickly on the Bar side of the restaurant!! Nice to catch some of the Olympic events on the televisions over the gorgeous wooden bar!! Haley was our server and was friendly and attentive!!. Our drink...More

Thank mahonedawgmom
Captain K, Manager at Captain Kidd Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

We are happy you enjoyed your dinner with us. Look forward to seeing you here again. Thanks for your patronage.

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great food, we sat on the deck in the evening sun and de-stressed Watched the small boat traffic The whole place is friendly and our server was delightful

Thank stiggersdc
Captain K, Manager at Captain Kidd Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thanks for your patronage.

Reviewed 9 August 2016

If you want to sit outside and view a beautiful harbor, on the docks, this is a great place. Just don't come for the food. It is always poorly prepared, served luke-warm or cold and the service just can't seem to get the timing right....More

Thank Grey1000
Captain K, Manager at Captain Kidd Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

We thank you for your patronage. We do our best to hire and train our seasonal summer staff. Have you tried dining with us off season? We thank you for your continued patronage.

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here today. We sat out on the deck and it was lovely! Our waiter, Mike was very courteous, friendly and professional. We both had the Lobster Rolls and they were not disappointing at all! Large chunks of lobster, very yummy.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Let's start with the positive: waitersses are nice and the location is okay. The rest is awful. Food was simply terrible, in particular the clam chowder was a nightmare, the shrimps were swimming in grease oil and the quesadilla was a mess. Cutlery and glasses...More

1  Thank TheOneWithTheReviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Three adults and two kids came here today. We waited at least 45 minutes and the restaurant was perhaps 50% occupied if that. Two of us Mahi which was fresh but dry. The Lobster Roll was ok. They messed up a salad-ordered with iceberg and...More

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 31 July 2016

It's changed since I first went there, nearly 30 years ago now. More upscale then it was then. Lost a bit of its charm, but now that I am older and no longer that "poor" graduate student, I can appreciate the finer things it now...More

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Setting nice especially if sit on the covered patio. Food not bad but a little pricey. Staff was friendly.

Thank tone n
Reviewed 30 July 2016

After many years of bad food and bad attitude, I heard there was a change. I had already eaten, but went for some drinks. It was like a normal place where the bartender acted like he was glad you stopped in (in the past, you...More

Thank DonCapeMayBeach
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Went to go get a quick lunch, nothing available on the deck. Read the menu it was overpriced for lunch and nothing fancy.

Thank lindalF6287OY
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Tracy P
25 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
US$12 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
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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