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She Shore Crab Soup
It’s creamy with crab and a hint of sherry
Cup $4.50
Bowl $9.00
Groovy Daddy’s Nachos
Tortilla chips, jack cheddar cheese, shredded smoked chicken, lettuce, salsa, jalapeno, guacamole and sour cream
East Beach Oysters
½ Doz. Oysters topped with spinach, onion, parm cheese and bacon then broiled
Voodoo Wings
Tossed in‏ our infamous sauce, served mild or hot with blue cheese dressing
6 $6.50
12 $12.00
Route 60 Oysters
Sautéed with‏ the “trinity” (onions, celery and bell pepper) and andouille sausage in cilantro cream
Fried Fresh Calamari
Lightly dusted‏ in seasoned flour, served over seaweed salad and honey-wasabi sauce
Psychedelic Mushroom
Portabella stuffed with crabmeat, baked and finished with coconut dill sauce
Tuna Poke
Chunks of raw tuna tossed with red onion, cucumber and toasted sesame seedes in soy and rice vinegar
Steamed or raw, served with cocktail sauce, lemon
½ Doz $7.50
Dozen $14.00
Steamed or raw, served with cocktail sauce, lemon
½ Doz $7.00
Dozen $12.00
“Bucket” of Clams
Middle neck clams simmered in olive oil, white wine, lots of garlic and fresh basil, served with a crusty baguette
Bayou Shrimp
Shrimp simmered in bayou spices and veggies
½ Lb $11.00
1 Lb. $19.00
Cobb’s Salad
Mixed greens topped with roasted turkey, sliced avocado, egg, tomato, bacon and blue cheese served with dijon vinaigrette
Romaine, parm‏ cheese, croutons with our homemade dressing
Greek Isles
Cucumber, red onion, feta cheese, capers, black olives, tomato and banana pepper served with greek vinaigrette
Starboard Salad
Wedge of‏ iceberg lettuce, bacon, red onion and tomato, topped with blue cheese dressing
Popeye Salad
Spinach, bacon,‏ blue cheese, apples, banana peppers and candied walnuts served with basil-balsamic dressing
Salad Nicoise
Seared rare tuna, red potato, egg, anchovy, tomato, capers, black olives and green beans, over romaine lettuce served with dijon vinaigrette
House Burger
Grilled, served on a kaiser roll
Groovy Daddy Burger
Grilled, topped‏ with bacon, grilled onion, mushroom and cheddar cheese, served on kaiser roll
Roasted Garlic Patty Melt
Burger topped with roasted garlic, onion, mushrooms and cheddar cheese, griddled on whole wheat bread
Blackbeard Burger
Grilled and topped with blue cheese served on a toasted english muffin
Karma Burger
Fresh chunks of salmon, asian chili sauce and sesame seeds tossed together, seared and served on a kaiser roll with house salad
“No Wake” Burger
Topped with sautéed lump crabmeat served on a kaiser roll
Portobello “Burger”
Marinated portabella mushroom, grilled, layered with red onion, tomato, basil and topped with fresh mozzarella cheese on a toasted english muffin, served with house salad. There’s no meat!!
Club Groovy
House roasted turkey, cheddar cheese triple stacked with lettuce, tomato, bacon and mayo, served on wheat or white bread
Marina Crab Cake
Seared lump crab cake served on a kaiser roll with bajan tartar sauce
Tahitian Tuna
Fresh tuna‏ grilled, served on a kaiser roll with a honey-wasabi mayo
Panini Cuban
Roasted smoked pork, swiss cheese, dill pickle and spicy mustard on a baguette, smashed and griddled
Rib and Swiss
Sliced ribeye, topped with swiss, griddled, served on a baguette with horseradish sauce and aujus
Bronzed Tuna Taco
Bronzed tuna, queso fresco, served with warm flour tortilla, rice, baja beans, salsa, and sour cream
Gwynn’s Island
Fried oysters served on a baguette with remoulade sauce
Bali Chicken
Blackened breast of chicken topped with bacon, avocado and provolone, served on a kaiser roll with remoulade sauce
Sanibel Island
Chef’s selection of fish prepared blackened, bronzed, grilled, or fried served on a kaiser roll with sauce grabiche
Asian Slaw
Potato Salad
Fresh Fries
Rice and Baja Beans
Roasted Garlic Mash
Seasonal Veg
Bayford Fried Oyster
Local oysters dredged in seasoned flour, lightly fried served with slaw, fresh fries and bajan tartar sauce
Marina Crab Cakes
Pan seared, served over sweet potato hash and veg with bajan tartar sauce
Crab Cake $15.00
Crab Cakes $25.00
Capt’s Burrito
Choice of tuna, smoked chicken or pork sauté with onion, peppers and pepper jack cheese, wrapped in flour tortilla, topped with salsa, guacamole, and sour cream
Grilled Stuffed Pork Loin
Stuffed with serrano ham, basil and fresh mozzarella, finished with a mushroom marsala sauce, served over sweet potato hash and veg
Frisco Bouillabaisse
Fish, shrimp, clams and scallops simmered in a spicy saffron tomato broth served over sticky rice
Seafood Pescatore
Shrimp, scallops and crabmeat saute with tomato, basil and black olives in white wine and butter, tossed with spaghettini
Sandy Point Shrimp
Lightly fried served with slaw, fries, and remoulade
Cajun Etouffee
Shrimp, scallop and crabmeat tossed with andouille, peppers and onions in a cajun gravy, served over rice
Bora Bora Tuna
Coated in honey-wasabi, rolled in panko bread crumbs, seared, topped with sake sauce, served over seaweed salad and veg
Filet Mignon
Grilled and served over crab mac n cheese with veg, finished with a rum-peppercorn sauce
Assorted Canapés
Vintner’s Reserve Riesling 2010
Monterey CA
Seared Scallop over Tomato Cruda
Arrowood Chardonnay 2009
Sonoma County, CA 
Morel and Asparagus Risotto
Byron Pinot
Grill and raw bar offering fesh local seafood. Funky eclectic decor with outside dining on covered patio. Weekly Chef Specials created by award winning chef David Watts. Monday-Saturday $7 lunch specials, daily Groovy Daddy specials 4-7pm and brunch on Sunday. Something good is always happening at Captain Groovy's.
$7 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

We were meeting up with friends from the Eastern Shore of MD and from the Outer Banks of NC so Capt. Groovy’s was a perfect mid-point spot for lunch. None of the 8 of us had ever been there, but as usual we trusted TripAdvisor...More

Date of visit: January 2020
CaptainGroovy, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2020

WOW! Thank you for the great review. We’re so glad you enjoyed your visit. Your party made some excellent menu choices and I’m proud the kitchen delivered.

Reviewed December 28, 2019

We came in a larger party later on a Friday evening. We were greeted and seated. We each had different entrees and we were very pleased with all of them. We plan to go again. Thank you for a wonderful and delicious family meal.

Date of visit: December 2019
CaptainGroovy, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2019

We are so glad you enjoyed it. I’m glad we were able to accommodate your party. We take reservations for parties of 5 or more.

Reviewed October 14, 2019

We kind of ended up here accidentally on a Friday night and were seated right away. My husband ordered the calamari - which he said was very good - not like the deep-fried o-rings you get at some restaurants. I had the Mahi special and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
sandy w, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2019

Thank you. Our theory is "it's all about the food". Please visit again, our fall/winter menu will be released in November. Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

There seafood is only lightly battered so the seafood is the star of the meal. The oysters where so fresh. The bread pudding to die for. The service was friendly and great. It’s a shame we live so far away.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

We were out on a jaunt doing the East Beach Farmer's Market and the Oceanview Art show. We stopped by Captain Groovy heading back. My Commodore Burger was mediocre. I expected it to be really good with the brisket on it. Betsy had 2 servings...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2019

Pretty standard menu for a seafood restaurant in a waterfront town, but the food is good and the people are low key and nice. The wings were great too. The downside is you usually have to wait for a table at prime time.

Date of visit: August 2019
sandy w, General Manager at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2019

Our wings are great, thank you! Check out our brunch on Sunday 11-2pm,

Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was very good! Great seafood. My son in law had a seafood pasta dish which he raved about. He didn't leave a single noodle. My daughter had the crab cakes and she enjoyed it. My husband and I were happy with our meals,...More

Date of visit: September 2019
sandy w, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2019

So glad you enjoyed your visit. Please come again. Thank you

Reviewed September 16, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed a nice lunch here, tried the she crab soup, Greek salad, and crab cake sandwich. All were very good. One of the best crab cakes I've ever had!

Date of visit: September 2019
sandy w, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2019

Thank s for a great review. Please come again.

Reviewed September 7, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I had a casual dinner here and enjoyed the food and the service. We had the seafood dip appetizer and shared a West Indies salad. Both were delicious and well prepared. The service was efficient and friendly. The atmosphere is fun and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
sandy w, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2019

Thank you for a great review. Please visit again.

Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Food and service were on point! They have a kids menu, full bar and patio seating. Daily specials and 25% off entrees for Military on Mondays. The bread pudding on the dessert menu was amazing!

Date of visit: September 2019
sandy w, Owner at Capt. Groovy's Grill and Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Thank you. Please visit again.

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For parties of 6 or more.
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Response from tdubb62 | Reviewed this property |
Very casual. We had on shorts and tee shirts. Enjoy the food!!!
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