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Captain George's Seafood Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special occasions, Large groups

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At Captain George's our food is prepared fresh daily on premises, everything from our homemade salads and dressings, to our secret seafood casserole recipes, to our freshly baked desserts and authentic Greek pastries. So come and enjoy the World Famous Captain George's Seafood Buffet, and we promise you won't leave hungry! Our all you can eat seafood buffet features over 70 items. The story of Captain George's is truly an American success story. From humble beginnings and an immigrant's dream of a better life for his family, a revolutionary concept in seafood dining was born. Debuting in the late 1970's, Captain George's has always provided guests with the ultimate dining experience serving
$8 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Seafood
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Poor example of a seafood buffet. Very little selection of fish. Shrimp were pitifully small. No stuffed crabs.Dessert was good. Thankfully the server removed the charge for 1 of us, there were 2. Would have been really upset if we paid the total price for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Byron T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They missed the five star rating by so little. First, our server was amazing, her name was Kelsey and was so attentive, kind, patient, and super sweet! Both of our first plates were nothing to call home about, it was a little upsetting since the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank lynnl152
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I absolutely love this buffet! Especially the crab legs,yum yum! I would eat here all the time if I could! Very clean restaurant and I love the design of the buliding!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tatyanakasmeir
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very impressed at the cleanliness of this place! Even the restrooms! Friendly waitress and food was fresh!

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank S C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on vacation and needed to find a place that would please everyone including a teenager. Captain George’s fit the bill. The food was well prepared and there was every type possible. I liked that they only refilled with a small amount of items...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank ADLayne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing!! I do have to say that we went the last week of March and on a Thursday so it was not busy at all. They did have a ton of servers just standing around and staring. If you are like me,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed March 19, 2019

My wife and I like to go here for Sunday lunch a few times over the course of the year. The food is incredible, the restaurant is immaculate, and the staff is friendly and efficient. Crab stuffed mushrooms, crab legs, and steamed clams are my...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BotanicalTower
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Went down on a girls trip for a couple of days and stopped here to eat. The food was fresh and soooo good. The server was wonderful!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank anchorchick
Reviewed February 13, 2019

The food and service at Captain George's can't be beat. I love the Norfolk Special and all you can eat crab legs. The chocolate cake was yummy, and the coffee was amazing. We bought 2 packages of the coffee, and 2 shot glasses, on our...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Christy K
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Restaurant has a great atmosphere with top wait service. Food was tasty and hot. Nice salad bar and desert bar in addition to the seafood selection.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MarkA5436
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August 2, 2018|
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Response from 180keithe | Reviewed this property |
I called and asked the staff this very question as we were down there for a week and wasn’t interested in wasting a portion of our vacation on unnecessary waiting. Their answer was Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s if I’m not... More
July 29, 2017|
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Response from KathyOnOBX | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no senior discount. Few places on the Outer Banks have them. A lot of restaurants, including this one, do have Early Bird discounts though. So if you go early for dinner, during specified hours, you will save... More
March 5, 2017|
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Response from Lisa C | Property representative |
Hello, Typically, we serve soft shell crabs in the summer months when they are in season. We do not guarantee them to be on our buffet every day. Please call on the day you plan to visit to check to see if we got in a fresh... More
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