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Captain Zack's Seafood

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4422 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2622
+1 757-336-3788
11:00 - 21:00
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Hatboro, Pennsylvania
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151 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I love this place, just about everything is scratch made and fresh as could be. The seafood is outstanding. I am not an oyster lover, I will eat them if the dish is right but we can't come to this island not get an oyster Po Boy or my wife also loves the scallop poboy. It's small... More 

Thank LDdave
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to eat here by the wonderful staff at The Waterside. I do not seafood but the rest of my group does. My son loves shrimp and crab cakes. He ordered the shrimp basket thinking it was just going to be a small container. NO MY FRIEND IT WAS HUGE. It could have fed him for days. Then... More 

Thank Jennifer B
Durham, North Carolina
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I go to Chincoteague 2 times a year usually. And each time I say..Not gonna eat at Zachs every night. Yeah...I usually eat at Famous one night. But the rest of the time it is take out from Zachs. Is it really that much more pricey than the rest of the island? Nope. Of course, if you go on Pony... More 

2 Thank Tom B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Stopped here for a late lunch after walking on the beach. Many places in town were closed for the season but at Capt. Zack's we were met by super-friendly staff who quickly explained specials, took our order and within 10 minutes we had HUGE sandwiches of fresh tuna and mahi that had been grilled, along with large portions of french... More 

1 Thank 1918stella
Richmond, Virginia
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120 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

You just cannot beat the quality of this little takeout seafood, cooked to order or raw, it is all excellent. The only drawback is visiting off season, they are closed so call ahead. During the summer there is outdoor seating and games for the children. Beverages are non alcoholic, portions are generous.

1 Thank anita p
Zanesville, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Our favorite place to eat on the island. Best fried oysters ever! Also love, love, love the lobster bisque. Everything is delicious. Place your order, sit on the bench outside till your name is called or play games, then eat on one of the picnic tables.

Thank islandgirl19602016
Etlan, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Loved the friendly staff and outdoor seating. Hush puppies were divine and the fish wonderfully rest. Would have received excellent, but not enough Old Bay in crab cakes and that is a matter of personal taste.

Thank CoppedgeFarms
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The food was okay but too much money for my taste!! With the kind of money I paid and I had to clean up after myself is not cool..

Thank Joan N
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Was suggested to us by a local Chincoteauge tour boat captain, awesome affordable, and unbelievably fresh food. Hands down the best fish tacos we've had anywhere. Was able to get them with fresh local rockfish and Mahi Mahi and we ordered them blackened-simply delicious. Portion sizes were enormous, the service was extremely fast, and the hush puppies were to die... More 

Thank William S
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Hush puppies were awesome. Looks like a local dive and it lived up to the reputation. Great local fresh seafood. Had some hush puppies and a crab cake sandwich... great food.

Thank Shawn P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4422 Deep Hole Rd, Chincoteague Island, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2622
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-3788

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