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1 Bostwick Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605-2435
203-335-7104
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Good for:
Late Night

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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Captain's Cove

An average seafood outdoor/ indoor restaurant . More of a fast food seafood type of eatery. Nothing special regarding the taste of the food. Mostly fried with a little too much batter. The price exceeded the quantity or quality. Did not like having to stand in line to order and then waiting in line... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2014
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  • Late Night
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

An average seafood outdoor/ indoor restaurant . More of a fast food seafood type of eatery. Nothing special regarding the taste of the food. Mostly fried with a little too much batter. The price exceeded the quantity or quality. Did not like having to stand in line to order and then waiting in line or standing around for the food.... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Stopped here after reading the reviews. The parking lot was completely packed which is usually a good sign and this time it held true. The location (other than getting there which could be sketchy at night) is great. Once in the parking lot there is no worries tho. The deck is right on a marina that's full of boats to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I come from the United Kingdom GB, home of fish and chips, so I was delighted to hear there was a fish and chips place close to where I was staying in Fairfield CT. When I visited captain cove fish restaurant I found the fish under cooked, the batter was very thick and teasted like bread dough. If you like... More 

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Stratford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This place is great for families, couples and mature adults. The food is good- I love the cove crab roll. They have a bar upstairs with nice relaxing atmosphere. They have entertainment and cute little shops on the water. Most shops close at like 5 so if you go at lunch you can browse the shops. They have a marina... More 

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Stratford, CT
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We bought a Groupon for 4 For Captains Cove Restaurant in Bridgeport, Ct. It had to be used exclusively for a complete fish and chips dinner or lunch. Each person got 2 pieces of fish fried in a delicious crisp batter, cole slaw, a huge portion of unbelievably delicious french fries and a soda. The cost for the complete 4... More 

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Oxford
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139 reviews 139 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My husband had the fish and chips. I had the fried shrimp. I liked the batter on my husband's fish better. The fries were good and the coleslaw didn't look appetizing but was tasty. The view was great! We were there about 2 PM on a Saturday and there was no line to order and plenty of tables.

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Stratford, Connecticut
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101 reviews 101 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My sweetheart and I went to Captain's Cove last night to take advantage of the nice evening near the water. I orderd fried clams and a chili dog while she ordered a chili dog and a regular. It was not very crowded but the orders took well over 10 minutes to come on the tray. The fried clams were decent,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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59 reviews 59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Excellent place to go and listen to live music, enjoy the water some drinks and some dancing. Food was almost average. "Whole Fried Clams"? NOT...half of the 20$ side dish were necks and the belly clams were TINY and DIRTY... again I am not a fan of prepackaged tartar sauce. 25c for extra? The Clam Chowdah was descent. The Stuffed... More 

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United States
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120 reviews 120 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

He have made this our annual gathering place for Fathers day, however, this year was not that great. The line to order food was so long that it took 30 mins. or more to get to the counter! Even then, there were only two cash register and they need someone to direct the flow of the lines. After you wait... More 

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Norwalk, CT
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69 reviews 69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I had been going to this place for over 15 years and I am disapointed to say that the food quality and value has gone down. We went there last night and waited a while for our food and will not be returning for food ever again. The atmosphere and bar was good. I could not recommend this place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Bostwick Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605-2435
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: 203-335-7104

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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