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706 Succotash Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5802
(401) 789-4556
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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  • 16
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food and view of salt marsh

We have been to Cap'n Jacks many times and have never been disappointed. The service is always very good and they have a nice view of the salt marsh while dining. We started off with the Rhode Island clam chowder, it was delicious with lots of clams and potatoes. The clam cakes are as good as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
Joseph T
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Smithfield, Rhode Island
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Smithfield, Rhode Island
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We have been to Cap'n Jacks many times and have never been disappointed. The service is always very good and they have a nice view of the salt marsh while dining. We started off with the Rhode Island clam chowder, it was delicious with lots of clams and potatoes. The clam cakes are as good as any in South County.... More 

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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Moderate priced food for after beach eats. Love the RI chowder, new pub nice but needs expanded menu

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RHODE ISLAND
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I love Capt.Jacks\they have a very large parking lot and a large restaurant that has been enlarged for eating by opening up the next room. The food is great,the pastry is outstanding and the wait staff is really nice quick and friendly. A great place in the area of you to stop and have a very nice meal.

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South Kingstown, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This was the fist time we dined at Cap'n Jack's. They had two venues. One was more of a non-family atmosphere and the other was definitely family. The view was good and the food was average.

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West Greenwich, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Stopped by after a trip to the beach. Staff is super friendly and the seafood is fresh. Very consistent and they never waver. I had the special - 3 clam cakes, clam chowder and fish & chips. The clam cakes were GIANT and could have had a bit more clams but were very tasty and not greasy at all. Fish... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I have been going to Cap'n Jacks since I was a wee one. I love this place! The food is always good. Especially the clam fritters. I have heard the locals say they prefer other area restaurants, and I will try them, but this place will always be a favorite to me. And if you are ever in CT, this... More 

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West Orange, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

had dinner there.over Mother's Day weekend.The food was great.Each of us had a different selection and everyone enjoyed their choice. I especially recommend the scallops. There were plenty and they were delicious..

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richmond ri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Been going here for years, so time for a review. The recent changes at Cap'n Jacks are very noticeable and welcomed. The menu focuses on seafood, but there's something for everyone here. The food is delicious! Very well prepared and nicely presented. The prices are very reasonable. Service is prompt and always pleasant. Desserts are yummy! The dining room overlooks... More 

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Family owned and operated for many years with consistent service and quality food. Lobsters were cooked perfectly and very delicious, NE clam chowder is very good. The deserts are sinful with éclairs that weigh a pound each! The back porch overlooks the salt marsh and is beautiful. They recently added a bar with oyster bar that is relaxed seating and... More 

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Wappingers Falls, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

So, what can I say. We have been coming to Cap'n Jacks for years and years....probably a couple years skipped in there. But this past year we decided to try again, we were pleasantly surprised. Now we've been here a dozen times and never disappointed! Can't eat here enough! The great food (awesome prices), friendly staff, beautiful view of the... More 

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Additional Information about Cap'n Jack's Restaurant

Address: 706 Succotash Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5802
Phone Number: (401) 789-4556
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  South Kingstown  >  Wakefield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15
Cuisine: Italian, American, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 706 Succotash Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-5802
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  South County  >  South Kingstown  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: (401) 789-4556

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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