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Crow's Nest Bar & Grille

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
+1 239-472-5161
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grouper bites” (22 reviews)
“crab rice” (21 reviews)
“pizza” (31 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Crow's Nest Bar & Grille
1. Great Atmosphere & Live Music
"The environment is very welcoming and island friendly"
Mrs
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2. Fun Crab Races & Entertainment
"This was the best night the most fun we have had staying at Tween"
Pat
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3. New Menu & Delicious Food
"The Crow's Nest offers a great menu and the prices are reasonable."
Julie
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1 - 10 of 518 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I stay at the Tween Waters every year but dread dining at the Crows Nest so I rarely do. Its a shame, Tween Waters excelled at the unlimited fruit and pastry buffet breakfast, but they ended the breakfast buffet in 2018. Tween's breakfast talent never...More

Thank vladtepes2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

The Crow's Nest is an amazing restaurant and bar. The environment is very welcoming and island friendly. They have a new chef-he updated the Crow's Nest menu with everything made from scratch! We started with one of their specialty drinks with appetizers-both great. I had...More

1  Thank Mrs O
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Dear Mrs O, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We loved reading how much you enjoyed your dining experiences with us! Our Executive Chef has been working hard to put out the new menu and its really paid...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I probably wouldn’t eat here again. I had marinara pasta, and it really wasn’t good. It tasted like something you could whip up in the microwave in less than five minutes. My mom got the shrimp and corn chowder. She liked it and said it...More

Thank LikesNicePlaces
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear LikesNicePlaces, Thank you for the feedback from your recent dining experience with us at Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We take all of our reviews very seriously, especially the critiques, as they give us opportunities to improve. We were saddened to read you didn't...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was like home! Jasmine our hostess and Ron our server made us feel like family. The food was incredible! We loved it so much we kept going back our entire vacation.More

Thank Roger K
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Roger K, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille! We appreciate you taking the time to write such kind words in regards to your dining experience with us. We were glad to read how much you enjoyed Jasmine...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tyler and Taylor are excellent bartenders! They will help you select your perfect drink and perfect dinner! excellent!! We had a terrific experience! Great chef!More

Thank Gail Z
TWIFandBManagement, Owner at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Gail Z, Thank you for your recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're happy to read how much you enjoyed Tyler and Taylor's warm and friendly service. Here at Tween Waters we strive each day to ensure all of our guests...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

We returned to the Crow's Nest for their Thanksgiving dinner buffet this year. Everything was delicious and tasty. We enjoyed having a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings with family at the beach without having to cook or do the dishes! We will be...More

Thank Barbara S
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Barbara S, We're so happy to hear you chose to spend your holiday with us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille this Thanksgiving! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your dining experience. All of our traditional Thanksgiving offerings were...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

HUGE portions of fresh food with a view of the Gulf, what could be bad?! Terrific staff, lots of entertainment features throughout the week. Our server Ron was friendly and attentive. One of the better choices for food in Captiva!More

Thank Kate S
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Kate S, Thank you for taking the time to review us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're glad to read you enjoyed our updated menu, view of the gulf, and Ron's warm and friendly service. All of our menu items and components...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This review is solely for the 2017 Thanksgiving day buffet. We have been attending here for over 20 years for either the Thanksgiving and/or the Christmas day buffets. Generally the meal is eaten in the restaurant called the Old Captiva House. This year when we...More

1  Thank Gary R
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Dear Gary R, Thank you for your review in regards to your recent dining experience with us at the Crow’s Nest Bar and Grille. We take all of our reviews very seriously, especially the critiques, as they give us an opportunity to better our establishment...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here while staying at the Tween Resort. Service was friendly and the food was good. We were seated immediately and the menu offered enough variety to satisfy most any taste. I got the coconut shrimp-best I’ve ever had and they were huge! The...More

Thank Dean_Amy-2004
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Dear Dean_Amy-2004, Thank you for the feedback from your recent visit with us at the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to write a review. We loved reading how much you enjoyed our made from scratch...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The menu offerings have been upgraded and the food was very good. Great wait staff and nice clean atmosphereMore

Thank Clark K
TWIFandBManagement, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Dear Clark K, Thank you for the recent review of the Crow's Nest Bar and Grille. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed our updated menu, improved atmosphere, and warm and friendly service. All of our menu items and components are made from scratch daily....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014 (Formerly The Crow's Nest)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5161
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Description
Great food. Great music. Great fun. Happily served nightly at The Crow's Nest Beach ar & Grille, ranked one of Captiva's top TripAdvisor restaurants. Casual, comfortable good times food and drink, with a front-desk view of Captiva's beautiful sunset. Make sure not to miss: * Monday & Thursday night: Captiva Crab Races, 6 PM Family Dinner Show, 9 PM Adults * Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights, 8 pm - Close Bar opens at 4 pm, dinner available 5 pm - 10 pm.
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