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Captiva House

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
+1 239-472-5161
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
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Sponsored by: Captiva House
1. Delicious Food
"We ate dinner every night at Captiva House while staying at Tween"
r2j22
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2. A Fantastic New Menu
"This is without doubt, the best public restaurant on Captiva."
maximizinglife
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3. The Only Sushi on the Islands
"extremely happy to find a fantastic sushi chef in the dining room"
arlene1371
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1 - 10 of 781 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although not a bad experience, the food and the service can best be described as adequate. The service was good and the restaurant is clean and tastefully decorated but food presentation needs improvement.

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is without doubt, the best public restaurant on Captiva. I have eaten here 8-10 times in the past 2 years and have always had a very good experience. The facility is charming (white tablecloths, twinkle lights, piano music certain nights) but definitely not stuffy....More

Thank maximizinglife
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Dear maximizinglife, Thank you for your recent review of the Captiva House. We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to write such kind words in regards to your dining experiences with us. We're so glad to hear how much you enjoy our...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

It's quaint. It's pretty. It's just across the road from some of the most amaziing sunsets you can imagine. Go a half hour before sunset. Get a cocktail & walk across the street. It's about 50 yards to the beach. Applaud the show as the...More

Thank Mike G
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mike G, Thank you for your recent kind words in regards to your dining experience with us at the Captiva House. We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to tell us how much you enjoyed our ambiance, warm and friendly service,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Breakfast at the Captiva House located in Tween Waters Inn was fantastic. Our server a couple of mornings, Irina, was excellent. Ask for her table when visiting there.More

Thank onislandtime2017
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear onislandtime2017, Thank you for your recent review of the Captiva House. We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your dining experience. We were glad to read how much you enjoyed our breakfast and warm and friendly service from Irina. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service. Great food. Enjoyed for both breakfast & then transformation for dinner. Really enjoyed everything they offered.More

Thank Melissa L
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Melissa L, Thank you for the feedback from your recent visit with us at the Captiva House. We loved reading how much you enjoyed our breakfast and dinner service. All of our food is now made from scratch in house. We appreciate you taking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Captiva House by far was one of the best meals we had during our trip. The service we received was outstanding. It's a shame I don't remember what our waiters name is as he was excellent. Very attentive and everything about our order and...More

Thank sarasmom
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sarasmom, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Captiva House. We loved reading how much you enjoyed the service you were given that evening. Warm and friendly are two of our key core values at TWI and...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We ate dinner every night at Captiva House while staying at Tween Waters. Wonderful service and delicious food!More

Thank r2j22
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear r2j22, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at the Captiva House. We loved reading that you enjoyed our attentive service and updated menu enough to visit multiple times during your stay! We look forward to seeing you the...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Restaurant was empty . We ordered the much touted shrimp and grits. THE CHORIZO totally overwhelmed the taste of the whole dish. The white grits had no flavor The price? $23.95 !!!!!More

Thank Margarita G
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Margarita G, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. However, we don't have shrimp and grits on our menu in the Captiva House. All of our menu items and their components are made in house daily from scratch. I...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We visited three times on our recent trip and on each occasion we were served by courteous and efficicient staff. The menu has been revamped and there are some delicious dishes. My favourite starter was lobster en croute and the Island Snapper wrap was popular...More

2  Thank Martin Sherriff
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin Sherriff, Thank you for your recent review of the Captiva House. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your evening with us. We appreciate your kind words in regards to our staff, updated menu, and island ambiance. We can't wait to see you on...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

The staff was very nice and gave good recommendations. The grouper and tuna were very fresh. Restaurant was very pretty. We were staying at Tween Waters and it was very rainy so we were glad the restaurant on property was so good! We would definitely...More

Thank Susan M
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Dear Susan M, Thank you for your recent review of the Captiva House. We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your dining experience with us. We're pleased to read how much you enjoyed our fresh seafood, ambiance, and convenient location. We look...More

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Donald N
12 March 2016|
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Response from TWIFandBManagement | Property representative |
Our dress code is resort casual and our prices range from 23-39 for entrees 7-14 for apps
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Larry K
14 March 2015|
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Response from TWIFandBManagement | Property representative |
Yes and we have gluten free desserts options as well
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Bigdaddy5151
23 January 2015|
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Yes we are kid friendly with children's menu's on both restaurants on property
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 35
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
    (2 miles north of Blind Pass Bridge)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5161
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Description
Welcome to the historic, award-winning Captiva House Restaurant, Gulf-front at the legendary, historic 'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa. We invite you to sample our delicious New Florida cuisine, served with our gorgeous Captiva Island sunsets. Come, feast your eyes and your appetites tonight.
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