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2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
954-941-0418
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 36
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A piece of history in Broward history

We have heard about this restaurant for years, but for some reason had never eaten here. The short ferry ride to the restaurant is a nice start to the evening. My adult son was impressed with the rustic bar and photos lining the walls. Our fish was cooked perfectly and was very fresh. I do... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Hooptymoo
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Florida
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Florida
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

We have heard about this restaurant for years, but for some reason had never eaten here. The short ferry ride to the restaurant is a nice start to the evening. My adult son was impressed with the rustic bar and photos lining the walls. Our fish was cooked perfectly and was very fresh. I do agree with several other reviewers... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Loved this place! Started off with the neat little boat ride across to the restaurant. Waitress was very nice and gave good tips to what was especially good, in addition to a cool history of the place (look it up, it's really interesting). We started with the escargot, which was good especially if you've never tried it before. Then we... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Cap's Place is a dinner out that is so special when shared with your family. Yes, you must understand, that this is a place where you have to not be worried about the right side of the menu. We just took our daughter, husband, 3 year old son and my wife and me on Saturday night. It was to celebrate... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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105 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is truly an unforgettable experience to dine at this amazingly charming historical place. The food is out-of-this-world delicious! The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about the food and the history of this amazing restaurant. It is great for very special celebrations. You take a boat to the restaurant and that just sets the stage for a most memorable... More 

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The very short boat ride is a real novelty to any visitors we have, the food is pretty expensive but always good, especially seafood, historic bar serves high ish priced drinks, overall good fun.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Short boat ride across the channel to get to this traditional no frills place. Sort of like going back in time. No fancy decor and casual dress for sure. But, food was delicious. Had the stuffed lobster! Cooked perfect. Pricey. Special place.

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Uzes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Caps Place is a "must" see if you want to recapture the feel of a 1920's eatery and bar. The boat ride, the low ceilings in the bar and restaurant, and the old-time good service make this a great memory to take home with you. Besides, you won't get a better crab cake anywhere!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Crab Cakes were on the SPECIALS menu and the prices for special items were not given...none of the prices were given for the specials. When we got the bill they were 35.00 a piece...which was totally over priced. Food was good and aviance was great....recommend day time visit so you can enjoy outside views and maybe they will have steamers... More 

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Miami, Florida
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This place is very charming and full of nostalgia. Hit the bar after you dock which is a separate building you'll get to see all the pictures from years back. Lots of Florida History its like 80 years old. Service was above average but not super. The crab cakes are the best item on the menu most items are A... More 

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Salem, NH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

You park in Lighthouse Point parking lot and take a shuttle boat over inland waterway to the restaurant. Feels strange to stand in an empty lot with no restaurant, but shuttle was only 10 minutes over to the restaurant. Restaurant has wonderful seafood and nice atmosphere, but is relatively high priced. Definitely a tourist trap.

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Additional Information about Cap's Place

Address: 2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
Phone Number: 954-941-0418
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lighthouse Point
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 38
Cuisine: Seafood

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2765 N.E. 28th Court, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lighthouse Point
  • Phone Number: 954-941-0418

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 38
  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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