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Captain Bill's

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122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719 (Montauk Highway)
+1 631-665-6262
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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East Northport, New York
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Revisited Captain Bill's after many years. Found a parking spot directly out the front door which helped as my wife has a weak ankle. Was aslo able to get a window seat (arriving around 5pm for a weekday dinner). For appetizers my wife had the Truffled Lobster Mac and Cheese that was simply out of this world. I ordered the... More 

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1 Thank Joelny14
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Bills is not what it used to be. Everything is definitely overpriced and the food was disgusting. I ordered the scallops and it tasted like the sea or old. It was inedible. I would've complained but the service was horrible! Took forever for us to even get silverware. Won't be going back

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Thank Rosa Z
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is great and staff is wonderful and very accommodating. The view on the water is wonderful and inviting. Can't beat Capt. Bills for a party!!

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Thank Greg H
Surf City, North Carolina
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent seafood and Steaks. The seafood platter is to die for. Great Friday happy hour with reduced priced drinks and complementary light food. A must go and enjoy

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Thank Dagger2013
Huntington, New York
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A friend and I go out for lunch every couple of months. We have been going to Captain Bills of over a year and a half. Until today we would go nowhere else. whe we arrived a bout 12:45 the hostess was on the phone. We stood by her podium. She knew we were there but totally ignored us, We... More 

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Thank M00kieMama
East Islip, New York
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178 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We had about 30 people for a surprise party during Sunday Brunch. Food was good. Service was exceptional..

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1 Thank donna2468
West Islip, New York
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went on a Friday night and enjoyed food and drinks while gazing out on the bay. The salad and appetizer were only surpassed by the entrees

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Thank Bob R
Islip, New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been there three times in two weeks.Excellent seafood great service.If your looking for a bar menu perfect place happy hour m-f 4:30 -6:00.Atmosphere very nice

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Thank Vincent B
Fort Mill, South Carolina, United States
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately - Uncle bills has hired 2 funerals ( the after dinner) for my family in the last 3 months and 1 a couple of years ago. They did a great job each time - had about 50 people per event - they setup a buffet for food and a private bar in. Private room. I lived off LI a... More 

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Thank Chris K
Islip, New York
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We always have a wonderful time at Captain Bills! sometimes meeting with friends in the bar, sometimes an event in the Bayview house or dinner. the staff is great and the food is always good. and of course I love the view.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719
    (Montauk Highway)
  • Public Transportation: Captain Bill's is a short trip from the Bay Shore train station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bay Shore
  • Phone Number: +1 631-665-6262

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?