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Cap'n Jack's Restaurant - CLOSED

Downtown Disney, Orlando, FL
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Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Cap'n Jack's Restaurant offers seafood and American cuisine in a casual waterfront setting at Downtown Disney Marketplace. Dine on chef's specialties for lunch or dinner, while enjoying friendly service and a panoramic view of Buena Vista Lagoon.Favorite dishes include seafood pasta, clam chowder, and crab cakes, as well as a variety of chicken and beef entrees. Indulge in the restaurant's lounge's signature strawberry margaritas.
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Cap'n Jack's Restaurant offers seafood and American cuisine in a casual waterfront setting at Downtown Disney Marketplace. Dine on chef's specialties for lunch or dinner, while enjoying friendly service and a panoramic view of Buena Vista Lagoon.Favorite dishes include seafood pasta, clam chowder, and crab cakes, as well as a variety of chicken and beef entrees. Indulge in the restaurant's lounge's signature strawberry margaritas.

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English first
Walsall, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Went here for a meal on our Disney dining plan and while the food wasn't bad, it wasn't great either. Many of the other disney restaurants are far superior in decor and food quality. Whilst Fulton's os more expensive (and double credits on the dining plan) it is a much better prospect for sea food.

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Kent UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Where do we start, we had a 7pm reservation and did not get seated until just after 8. The server was uninterested and the food was awful. Just a few dYs after we ate there the restaurant closed and has now been demolished which would possibly explain the poor service.

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Jackson, Mississippi
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The food was OK but not impressed. There are so many places to eat in the area that we would probably pick others to go to before this one.

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East Greenville, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The food was average and the service was good. Sitting right on the water is nice if you get a window seat. I would have probably gone back if they were not tearing it down.

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Chicago, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

I've been here three times. The food is good and the service is always pleasant and timed well. It's a limited menu but decent. Good place to go to relax after shopping. Air conditioned and all! Frank was our most recent server and he was exceptionally pleasant.

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We went here for the first time on our last trip, and it was a very nice place to relax and cool off. We always go for a boat ride in Downtown Disney, but before we went, we decided to stop in for some drinks and an appetizer. Best idea we had all trip! We sat at the bar, so... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

The food was average and overpriced. After asking another women about the crabcakes, I decided not get them when she didn't finish them and said she was highly disappointed. It smelled very fishy when we walked in so I was afraid to get any seafood or fish. Normally in a seafood restaurant I don't smell the fish that much. We... More

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Zephyrhills, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

Happened upon Cap'n Jack's when meeting my college roommate and family in Orlando on 4th of July. Their first choice was booked so we opted for this restaurant because it had openings when we were scheduled to meet. Not as fancy looking as some of Downtown Disney's other theme restaurants but was perfect for our get-together. The water side view... More

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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

This was an average meal. The service was great and so was the atmosphere, but the food was so-so. My daughter's kid's meal was quite good, though (although a little steep for $8.95) and we all enjoyed the spinach and artichoke dip. The crab cakes weren't that good, though. They were dry and the sauce was too spicy. Also, the... More

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Tampa, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

My daughter and I went here to meet with friends who were in town doing Disney. We'd never been before so I was excited to try something new. The staff that greeted us was great, but our service was just horrible. It took awhile for the server to even greet the table and that was just to say she'd been... More

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