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Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
239-472-5161
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 2 miles north of Blind Pass Bridge
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English first
Marshalltown, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Had great food, super service with Robert, Frank on piano and a beautiful sunset! Would recommend to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The setting of the restaurant is good but, when I went, the food and service were variable. My starter was great but my main course of white fish was dry and tough - judging by the temperature of the plate and the other food on it, it had been left under the grill to re-heat for too long. My server... More

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Gorham, Maine
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at the Old Captiva House this evening. We had reservations and were seated promptly upon arrival. They have nice selection of their own martinis to start. We were tempted by the crab bisque, but rather chose to share the crab cakes. VERY good, and we each got a good sized cake. For entrees my... More

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Ravenna, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I have never been disappointed at Old Captiva House. It is a bit pricey, but it's vacation! Food is fantastic, staff friendly and helpful. We'll just keep going back.

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear julesbadge, Thank you for your positive review of the Captiva House. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dinning experience with us. Thank you for mentioning the service team and quality of our food. I hope to see you back again soon. More

Fort Myers, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Fabulous food, great atmosphere, Chopin Vodka (hard to find even in the finest establishments). Food and service was outstanding! It was pricey but hey, we were celebrating our Anniversary in style. Next time you're in Captiva, don't miss this gem!

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear PAABOO, Thank you for your positive review of the Captiva House. I'm pleased that you enjoyed your anniversary with us and that you noticed our high end spirts that we do carry in the Captiva House. I hope to see you back on many more occasions. Thank you for taking the time in posting your review. More

Nashville, Tennessee
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153 reviews 153 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A lovely, special place to dine for special occasion. It was my birthday and so we chose Old Captiva House based on reviews. We had to move because of some pesky ants near a window, but no big deal as it had been raining daily. Our server, Robert was wonderful and even had the pianist play Happy Birthday as he... More

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear tchrmom777, Thank you for your positive review. I’m glad to hear you had a wonderful birthday at the Captiva House. Thank you for mentioning your server Robert. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed our chef’s creations. Thank you for your time in writing this review and I hope to see you again at the Captiva House. More

Flowery Branch, Georgia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Stayed at 'Tween Waters....really enjoyed the resort. Continental breakfast was part of the stay, but I ordered a hot breakfast only once. The scrambled eggs were cooked to death and the breakfast potatos were slimey and almost inedible. Looked elsewhere for breakfast for the rest of my stay...

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Newark, Delaware
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90 reviews 90 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had a lovely dinner here on 9/1 - service was top notch, as was the food. Started off with the blue crab soup, which was served in a warm bowl, and prepared table side. Also had the escargot, which came prepared in a puff pastry (delicious). Dinner was the filet (beautifully served medium rare) and the petite portion of... More

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear Shellyduchsk8s, Thank you for the glowing review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dinning experience in the Captiva House. I'm happy to hear our culinary team did a wonderful job with your menu choices and that our service team also did a fine job on those nice touches. More

Bonita Springs, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We love Tween Waters Inn and we love the Old Captiva House. The menu is traditional with a wonderful Chefs twist that expands the traditional to gourmet scrumptious and generous. My husband loves the cowboy steak and he is a real steak man!!!

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sue S Thank you for your glowing review. I'm pleased to hear our culinary team did a wonderful job and also our service team as well. Thank you for taking time to write your review of the Captiva House and I hope to see you again soon. More

Miami, FL
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Vacationing in Captiva from Miami, I was thoroughly impressed with the Old Captiva House. They were even accommodating to my small child. If you are luck enough to be seated in the from room (we were) then you can watch the beautiful sunset while dining. I would advise this restaurant again and again. Best meal we had on our trip!

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jason m, Manager at Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn, responded to this review

Dear Bubblebuster, Thank you for your review I'm pleased that you enjoyed our food as well as the view. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Captiva House I hope to see you again soon. More

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Additional Information about Old Captiva House at 'Tween Waters Inn

Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
Phone Number: 239-472-5161
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

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