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Captain Jake's

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40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
+1 845-565-3939
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a delicious lunch at Captain Jake's yesterday. The food was outstanding. I had raw oysters for the first time, they were so fresh and absolutely delicious. I am a huge fan now. I also enjoyed the crabcakes, which were mainly lunbs of crab....More

1  Thank Irene L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had dinner here before a movie at the Downing Film Center across the street. They have a nice selection of beers on tap, including a cucumber beer from Poughkeepsie's Mill Street Brewery which will be in credibly refreshing as the weather heats up....More

Thank reg1309
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Captain Jakes is basically my favorite happy hour and/or lunch date place! Great food. Reasonable prices. Comfortable environment.

Thank Tiffany L
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Anyone who's been to the Newburgh Waterfront knows that most of the restaurants are terribly overpriced and underwhelming. You're paying for the view and atmosphere. As a family with a younger child, I've struggled to find a place there that wouldn't break the bank and...More

1  Thank ayla912
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Captain Jake's is always fairly busy with a bar that has few unoccupied chairs. They offer a nice menu with sandwiches and burgers to full dinners. The food is good and the prices reasonable. Our service was excellent. Jake's is a nice change from the...More

Thank JoeD-HudsonValley
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We have been frequenting Captain Jakes for the past year and each and every time we go the food is fantastic. Great views, attentive staff and the prices are reasonable. I thoroughly enjoy dining where I know I will receive a chef prepared meal. I...More

Thank Wearytraveler066
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We were looking for a restaurant close by and noticed this seafood restaurant. Our group had oysters, crab cakes, lobster bisque and salads. Everyone said their food was delicious. The accommodated us with heaters, because we were outside and it was a little cool. Staff...More

1  Thank msmikieb
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Decided on a whim to stop in for dinner and thoroughly enjoyed it! Priced just right and the seafood was fresh! We ordered all types of food without disappointment! Great views of the water and the staff was willing to do anything to make us...More

Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I go for lunch.. both business and friends and have never been disappointed. FRESH clams and oysters. Great salads, Great soup. Fish fresh and cooked just right plus a good burger (although why here when the seafood is KING). Always a nice greeting and a...More

1  Thank walter m
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Our meals and drinks were delicious...the staff was attentive and knowledgeable. It was winter so dining space was limited to indoors. The lobster in each meal was cooked to the perfect consistency. looking forward to going back!

1  Thank Shellybrook
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I live in Massachusetts, however my whole family is in the NY, NJ area, and my parents and two sisters and their families live in Newburgh. I would like to have a graduation much for my daughter on May 16th. do you do this? Can you accommodate about 25- 30 people? Do you have room for us on the 16th? Marie'Anne Durst 978-846-2222 (cell)
March 22, 2015|
Response from Emz13 | Reviewed this property |
I can't tell you anything about their ability to accomodate you on your specific date , but I would certainly think that their patio room (which is screened in and has a lovely view of the river) would be an ideal location... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Newburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 845-565-3939
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