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Captain Kidd's is a unique restaurant located in beautiful King Harbor in Redondo Beach, CA. With it's breath taking views and wonderful menu its sure to provide you with a great dining experience. Weather you're ordering off of our kitchen menu or selecting your cut of fish from the fish case you're sure to have a delicious meal. We are proud to offer the finest fish from both local and international waters delivered daily to our market. Enjoy a sunset dinner from our 3 patios. And our dog friendly outdoor patio!
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Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Healthy
FEATURES
Seating, Validated Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Waterfront, Beach, Dog Friendly, Non-smoking restaurants, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed October 2, 2021

I enjoyed the clam chowder. It was rich and creamy with a healthy portion of clams. Very tasty but needed a touch of salt. I really loved the ahi tuna sandwich. A nice slab of tuna with a great bun (not too big, not too...bready) You get a healthy portion of sides with your meal so come hungry. Good fries that were just smothered in garlic. Heaven. Once again needed a bit of seasoning, i.e. salt, to cut through heavy garlic. The IPA on tap was awesome. Friendly staff. Tables outside were great. be sure to grab a paper table cloth on your way out.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed July 12, 2021

We walked and in and the line seemed to be moving. You order at the counter, you find your own seating, and your number is called when your order is ready. The tables were not cleaned so we had to wipe it ourselves. The food...looked good. The calamari and fries were tasty. However, my daughter got sick from the clams. We're not sure how "fresh" this really was even if you see the live fish at the market.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 12, 2021 via mobile

Shame on me for thinking that fresh means tasty.... the fish and chips are overly saturated with grease, not even in the same zip code as The Codfather in Charleston, SC! The tarter sauce... may as well have dipped into a jar of mayo! The...hush puppies are OK, missing a good dipping sauce. Attention to detail lacking.... ordered macaroni salad and got chips instead, and completely forgot our beers. Let's face it, this place is only good for people who don't want the fresh fish smells of the restaurants right on the pier!More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed April 30, 2021

Always delicious with lots of fresh options in the counter. They have soups and several sides and offer several different cooking styles for fresh fish. Good beer/wine menu and lots of seating indoor, partial indoor and fully outside. Can get packed during weekends and at...dinner time - with a line outside the door and around the building :) but it moves fast and the food is worth it.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 26, 2021

Best meal I’ve had in a long time. The fish was very fresh and cooked perfectly. I will definitely do a return visit soon.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed December 27, 2020 via mobile

We were excited about being able to choose our own fish and have them cook it. That part was pretty cool. We got fish and chips. It seemed like we had to wait kind of a long time as there weren’t that many people in...the restaurant. It was nice to sit outside at one of their picnic tables. Our expectations were high as this restaurant has been in business a very, very long time. But it wasn’t really anything extraordinary. Just pretty ordinary seafood.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed November 3, 2020

Fresh seafood cooked to order and delicious! Be patient because they are busy and it can take a while to get your food, but it will be worth it!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed March 30, 2020 via mobile

Great friendly staff, ordered a scallop plate takeout meal with coleslaw and rice pilaf. Entire meal was excellent especially for a take out and was prepared in 5 minutes. I highly recommend this as a dinner takeout option during these lockdown times. Great job folks...we appreciate it.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Explore673179, Owner at Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2020

Thanks for the review! Hope to see you again very soon! - The Kidd

Reviewed March 5, 2020

I ordered Grouper charbroiled. It was delicious! I was part of a group of 6 and we ordered different dishes and shared. The sashimi was yummy. My sister ordered blackened fish and it was perfect. Generous portion salads and steamed vegetables. I do recommend bringing...sanitizing wipes because I didn't see a lot of paper towels.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Explore673179, Owner at Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2020

Thanks for the review! Hope to see you again very soon! - The Kidd

Reviewed February 24, 2020

this is an awesome place to go and pick out your lunch or dinner. I go here everytime I am in the area and even drive a little to eat here, GREAT !!!!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Explore673179, Owner at Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2020

Thanks for the great review! We hope to see you again very soon! - The Kidd

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Their website should have a menu. I don't recall.
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Yes, Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant offers takeout services.

Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5