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Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva

5400 S Seas Plantation Rd, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-312-4275
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp” (186 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (18 reviews)
“fish fingers” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5400 S Seas Plantation Rd, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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1 - 10 of 1,644 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped by South Seas Plantation Resort to charge me Tesla at their EV Charging station. Passed the time with some cold beers and great music by Derek Trenholm. He took and played several of our requests and engaged the whole crowd. Our waiter was attentive...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant was recommended by our trolley driver ! I had the shrimp tacos and my husband had the mahi mahi. We ordered calamari as an appetizer and they bring you your moneys worth. We each ordered one of their specialty drinks and were surprised...More

Thank Tara T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good dishes : fresh and big salads, very good seafoods Mermaids are very kindly and funny Nice outside

Thank domvse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered shrimp, paella and mahi-mahi. All well prepared and nicely served. Very convenient to South Seas Resort entrance.

Thank TrackFast
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for taking the time out of your day to share your experience with us. We're so happy you had a great time and enjoyed everything!! We look forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here twice for light meals on a very hot day. The small plates/appetizers were tasty. I had an Asia salad with sesame dressing and my companion had peel-and-eat shrimp. The second time, we split an enormous grouper sandwich. Either way, we were...More

Thank Jennie P
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Jennie, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write us a review! We are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us here at Doc Ford's Captiva. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Almost at the north end of the island and not on the main road. Very pleasant atmosphere and great service. Food was fine.

Thank moonshinerkey
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed yourself!!! We look forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 14 ate dinner at Doc Ford's this past Sunday and two people got food poisoning later that night - nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, felt awful. We have all been sharing food this whole vacation, and the only thing those two ate and no...More

Thank ckangrotondo
Reviewed 1 week ago

when there 2 times both times had raw oyster yummy, pizza for the kids, i had a steak salad to die for my daughter had shrimp over pasts it was delish. all good food.More

Thank debsgetaway595
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Deb, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We're so happy you had a great time and enjoyed everything. We take pride in our fresh seafood and more importantly, drink selection! We hope you find yourself on Captiva again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Yucatan shrimp alone is worth the ride. Also had the grouper sandwich, blackened. Good but not great.

Thank fortyoneten
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time of out your day to write us a review! We take pride in our fresh seafood and our rum selections. We'll have Yucatan shrimp ready for you when you return!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great restaurant with consistently good food. We ate there three times on our vacation. The food was reasonably priced with very tasty and sizable portions. I had the mussels and the shrimp tacos and they came with yummy black beans and rice. All in all...More

Thank NanCharlotte_NC
Doc F, Manager at Doc Ford's Rum Bar & Grille Captiva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nan, Thanks for coming by and also sharing some kind words about us! We are flattered to hear that you dined with us three times on your vacation!! We look forward to seeing you all again soon!

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CapeCodDiamonds
April 20, 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I think they have takeout with free delivery
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babs7512016
March 16, 2017|
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Response from Jodi F | Reviewed this property |
You can get anything on menu to go yes
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anne88mck
February 19, 2017|
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Response from jbrenz | Reviewed this property |
Not that I was aware of. It's casual and some people were wearing shorts. I would say use common sense....obviously no shirt, no shoes, no service, but I went in shorts and a tee one time and another in capri pants and a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5400 S Seas Plantation Rd, Captiva Island, FL 33924 (Formerly Doc Fords Captiva)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-312-4275
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