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Captain's Galley

522 Patriot Dr, Dandridge, TN 37725-3216
+1 865-397-9387
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (50 reviews)
“seafood” (46 reviews)
“flounder” (5 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
522 Patriot Dr, Dandridge, TN 37725-3216
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Huge place, so crowded that both times I've tried to go there, I gave up. I looked at the menu and it's heavy on fried items. Not my cup of tea.

Thank PattyHNashville_TN
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The hush puppies are so good. They bring out all you can eat hush puppies as soon as you arrive. The shrimp appetizer is so good. The salad is fresh and really good. The entrees are so good. Each time we've eaten here, we've ordered...More

Thank AER111
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Food was fairly good. Coffee wasn't fresh but was quickly replaced. Food was very good but not in overly large portions. Best thing was waiter, Camron?, who bent over backwards to serve us. Refreshing.

Thank BlueFalconRidge
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Went there with friends who recommended it and was not disappointed!! I got the captains platter and it was some of the best seafood I have eaten away from the coast. Food was fresh and the hush puppies were the best I have ever eaten....More

Thank Papflap
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the dining experience at Captain's Galley. The food was pretty good. The unique-shaped hush puppies are great! I've visited this restaurant twice and I will definitely return.

Thank jacquelinemQ3136YZ
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Henryville, Indiana
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Our service was very good! However my positive review ends there. We both had the crab legs, they were watery tasting no flavor. The so called drawn butter we were served with them tasted like oil. It was horrible! I asked the waitress if that...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

So we have been here a couple of times for dinner. Was the 1st place we found for a good seafood meal in the area. Food was great, service great and we enjoyed our meals. Had leftovers for next day!

Thank FChatten
Reviewed 24 June 2017

With their other locations situated closer to the coast, I was surprised to find this one located in East Tennessee. But you can find frozen seafood anywhere, right? Well, this Captain's Galley seems to know what to do with it. We arrived for an early...More

Thank jfm709
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We often drive to Dandridge to eat at the Captain's Galley. I love shrimp & my husband loves oysters & this place has the best, You need to go early otherwise there is usually a wait. We have always had really good service & the...More

Thank Leecreedia L
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I had the Broiled Ultimate Platter, it's right at $20.00. It had a fish fillet, four oysters, four shrimp, & a stuffed crab. I had the sweet potato as my side. The food wasn't bad by any means I guess I just expected better. I'm...More

Thank Kelly F
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Steve D
17 June 2017|
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Response from mdtenn | Reviewed this property |
NO Beer! They don't serve any alcohol at all. No liquor license.
Doug S
5 April 2017|
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Response from captainsgalleyda2017 | Property representative |
We do serve scallops. We have the wrapped with bacon, fried, and broiled. Our full menu is at captainsgalleyseafood com
9 January 2017|
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Response from ladybell333 | Reviewed this property |
This looks like a StoneMill log cabin. I built one about 20 years ago and loved it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 Patriot Dr, Dandridge, TN 37725-3216
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Dandridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-397-9387
  • E-mail
We have been serving the area for 17 years. Our business was built on serving quality seafood that is hand breaded and seasoned and served fresh to you...our valued customer. Most of our items are homemade or made from scratch including our hush puppies, onion rings, sauces, dressings, and slaw. We have a large area that can accommodate large parties. We serve seafood, steaks, chicken, pasta, sandwiches, and salads.
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