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Captain Zack's Seafood

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4422 Deep Hole Road, Chincoteague Island, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-3788
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Frederick, Maryland
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love Captain Zack's! A variety of seafood choices that never disappoints! This is not an "eat-in" restaurant; however, there are picnic table, games, etc. if you'd like to eat outside. The seafood is always fresh, hot, and delicious!

Thank jak502016
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Saw some other guests enjoying take-out at our hotel, and they were excited to recommend Captain Zack's. We couldn't pull up the menu online so we drove there and were pleasantly surprised at the selection - even for vegetarians and non-seafood eaters! Seafood is fresh, prices are reasonable, and the portions were more than satisfying. The wait was over 45... More 

Thank BlueVB
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Zack's seafood is a establishment that sells fresh seafood as well as a variety of prepared lunch and lite fare dinners. I had a mahi-mahi fish taco which was delicious and my daughter had a crab cake sandwich also very good (did have a shell piece in it). Thankfully on the day we went it was pleasant to sit outside... More 

Thank S D
Skaneateles, New York
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

After several years of driving by we finally decided to check it out based on T A reviews. Great place!! Reasonable prices, huge portions nice folks ! They have daily specials . One in our party enjoyed a shrimp taco special served with avocado and hush puppies, another a huge crab cake sandwich which in all seriousness was 98% crab... More 

Thank wmcap33
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131 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A local had tipped us for this place. Loved their food, and they serve a LOT of it! I had their clam strips with hush puppies, yummy! Again liked the atmosphere here - just take your food outside and sit in the white sand!

Thank Willem K
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186 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably would have gotten five stars but I got the clam strips...I have come to the sad conclusion that while I love clams, clam strips are just too much batter. But my family got crab cake sandwiches that were great! The hush puppies were great too!

Thank Murfcat
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything about Captain Zack's. Reasonable prices. Fresh seafood served daily. Carry out or outdoor seating at the location. Call ahead service available. Try it while you are there!!

Thank wsowers
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, if you order on a Friday or Saturday night, be prepared for a 40-60 minute wait. This place is busy because it's popular and the food is cooked to order. Plan ahead. This is a takeout place, so yes, your food will come in take out containers with paper and plastic ware. If you don't pick it up promptly... More 

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Quarryville, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what else can I say. This place is off the beaten path. Well worth turning off of the main street to go to. You can watch them pulling what ever you ordered out of the fresh fish and making it to order. I had Rock Fish Tacos blackened. Fantastic!!. My wife got shrimp tacos. They were spectacular!! Our son... More 

Thank Brian L
Wytheville, Virginia, United States
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The people could not have been nicer and the seafood looked super fresh. They put so much Old Bay on everything though it took over the taste & I don't care for Old Bay anyway. We got corn on the side that was not good at all. The salt oysters were good which is what Chincoteague is famous for. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $30
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4422 Deep Hole Road, Chincoteague Island, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-3788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?