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Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
+1 239-472-5161
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“grouper bites” (22 reviews)
“crab cakes” (121 reviews)
“pizza” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille
1. Great Atmosphere & Live Music
"The environment is very welcoming and island friendly"
Mrs
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2. Fun Crab Races & Entertainment
"This was the best night the most fun we have had staying at Tween"
Pat
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3. New Menu & Delicious Food
"The Crow's Nest offers a great menu and the prices are reasonable."
Julie
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1 - 10 of 510 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The menu offerings have been upgraded and the food was very good. Great wait staff and nice clean atmosphereMore

Thank Clark K
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Clark K, Thank you for the recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed our updated menu, improved atmosphere, and warm and friendly service. All of our menu items and components are made from scratch daily....More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The Crow's Nest is an amazing restaurant and bar. The environment is very welcoming and island friendly. They have a new chef-he updated the Crow's Nest menu with everything made from scratch! We started with one of their specialty drinks with appetizers-both great. I had...More

1  Thank Mrs O
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Mrs O, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We loved reading how much you enjoyed your dining experiences with us! Our Executive Chef has been working hard to put out the new menu and its really paid...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I just got to Captiva and decided to have dinner at the Crow’s Nest. I’m so glad we did. It was crab race night! We had so much fun. Sunburn Willy was really funny. The drinks were fantastic. The food was delicious!...More

Thank Heather W
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Heather W, Thank you for the recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We were happy to read how much you enjoyed our legendary crab races, updated menu, specialty drinks, and warm and friendly service. Thanks to our new executive chef, all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 12 having dinner. Good service, food was delicious (steaks huge, chicken excellent, fish moist and tasty). Salad was a little boring and key lime tart was just OK but all entrees were great. Best of all we sat at a...More

Thank ceg51
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ceg51, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're so happy you enjoyed your dinner party with us. All of our menu items and components are made in house daily. However, we're sorry to hear we missed the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at Tween Waters, this is a very convenient spot to eat. They have recently spruced up the interior a bit and their waitstaff was very improved since our last visit. Menu has more appealing options than the one a year ago. We had crab...More

Thank Debeatle
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Debeatle, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We were happy to read that you enjoyed our newly updated decor, warm and friendly staff, and new menu. Thanks to our new Executive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One goes to the Crow's Nest for fun, not fine cuisine. The place is open to the public. Parking is tough in season though. ATTN: CRAB RACES The crab races are the stupidest thing you'll ever see. But do it once and make sure you...More

Thank Mike G
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mike G, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Crow's Bar and Grille. We loved reading how much you enjoyed our legendary crab races. However, our menu is brand new and thanks to our new executive chef,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff is super friendly and the food is excellent! Fabulous view of the sunsets over the gulf! Loved this place!More

Thank sjpollan
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sjpollan, Thank you for the feedback from your recent visit with us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're so happy to read how much you enjoyed our sunset views, warm and friendly staff, and new menu. All of our menu items and...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went for the Crab Races and was hoping to eat off the menu but when we sat down were given a one sheet menu with items to choose from. They had a limited menu for the crab races that only had 1/3 the restaurant...More

Thank Charles V
LAURENTBO19, Food & Beverage Director at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

dear guest, thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. i apologize for the inconvenience, all our guests comments and feedback are taken very seriously as they help us to improve. it is true that we have decided to serve a...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice stop if you are coming to Captiva. Pictured is the nice salad arrangement along with an order of shrimp and grits which were very good with Chorizo which was a nice and interesting deviation from andouille sausage which is what I normally associate...More

Thank rdjohnsons
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear rdjohnsons, Thank you for the feedback from your recent visit with us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're glad to hear you enjoyed our new menu items! Our take on Shrimp N' Grits is one of our most popular dishes. As per...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

I've been coming to Captiva for many years. During that time I can't remember ever eating at the Crow's Nest. I think it was just easier going to "restaurant row" and eating at the Bubble Room, Key Lime Bistro, or Mucky Duck (see my previous...More

Thank Dribbies
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Beach Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Dribbies, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your dining experience with us. We were humbled to read how much you enjoyed Hannah's service as well as our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014 (Formerly The Crow's Nest)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5161
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Description
Great food. Great music. Great fun. Happily served nightly at The Crow's Nest Beach ar & Grille, ranked one of Captiva's top TripAdvisor restaurants. Casual, comfortable good times food and drink, with a front-desk view of Captiva's beautiful sunset. Make sure not to miss: * Monday & Thursday night: Captiva Crab Races, 6 PM Family Dinner Show, 9 PM Adults * Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights, 8 pm - Close Bar opens at 4 pm, dinner available 5 pm - 10 pm.
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