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Captain Kidd Restaurant

77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
+1 508-548-8563
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Being a local with friends visiting from abroad, I had a different glimpse of the Kidd, where I've been dining for the 30+ years I've lived here. I will say the food was good, though I have had a few not-so-good meals there - it...More

1  Thank Bobbi B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of 22 people ranging in age from baby to 90, we dined with gusto. We had beer, wine, steak, salmon, scallops - and food made to accommodate our dairy allergies. The wait staff was outstanding. We had to have separate tabs to keep...More

Thank PlanItPlanet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Captain Kidd for a late lunch on a Sunday afternoon in September. The restaurant was busy but we only waited about 10 minutes for a table with a water view. There are several seating options that as first timers we were unaware of and...More

Thank nanaellie629
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited the MBL and were looking for a late lunch. Walking up Water St. we decided to give the Kidd another try. We were originally headed for QuicksHole but it was a bit cloudy & cool so the Kidd was a better choice....More

Thank FancyNancyBoston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain kidd is one of the must for people living and visiting woods hole both in winter and summer!

Thank Chris281
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a nice day, if you can get an outdoor table overlooking eel pond, the setting is hard to beat. The views attract a lot of tourists so it can get rather busy and service, while friendly, can be slow. We were there for a...More

Thank LarchFoodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've nearly died laughing. The food Runner brought the wrong food to the table. I ordered steak frites and they brought fish. Otherwise the food was very good stake free me fresh salad with balsamic dressing. The wine was first a Merlot from France. Second...More

Thank travelwizard12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three adults and two kids spread meal selection across the menu. Food was decent. Patio sitting was good with view of boats on Eel Pond. Gave a something to look at while we searched property there on Zillow. Service was decent, blonde girl was great...More

Thank B C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A family day out ended up here and we had new cocktails and sampled the seafood. Both the food and service were excellent. The location overlooking the waterfront was stunning. We got some lovely photos here.

Thank Sunjo100
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Visited the Kidd for a few drinks and apps this past weekend in the 4pm range. While there was no one outside sitting they didn't want us there because we were not having dinner. Finally they allowed us to sit on the dock but it...More

Thank Billgmc1
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Tracy P
March 25, 2016|
Response from Leafield44 | Reviewed this property |
I think you should book it as soon as possible. The summer is their busiest time. Have fun.
Peggy Y
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Allen H | Property representative |
Yes we will. Please let the server know before your order. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Water St, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA 02543-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Falmouth  >  Woods Hole
  • Phone Number: +1 508-548-8563
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The Captain Kidd Restaurant and Bar has a menu the presents American Seafood and Grille as well as the freshest raw bar in town.
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