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Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar

1200 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota, FL 34242
+1 941-349-3885
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“clam chowder” (669 reviews)
“seafood” (201 reviews)
“corn fritters” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1200 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota, FL 34242
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, drinks, and atmosphere at Captain Curt’s. You may wait a little longer than some places, but it’s worth it.

Thank carrasco25
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had raw oysters and clam chowder and my wife had fish bites and everything was delicious the service is excellent and the atmosphere was good and it's only a quarter of miles from Excelsior beach to bay condominiums which our son is General manager...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chowder is top notch-lots of clams, fresh and not over cooked. Not too many potatoes either. I had a crab cake sandwich. Too much breading, not enough lump for my taste. Get a grouper sandwich, light & delicate, tartar good too. Beer selection average, drinks...More

Thank sstolzymd
Reviewed 1 week ago

I walked down for dinner while staying at one of the Sarasea hotels (the Capri), and I ate at Capt. Curt's rather than the Sniki Tiki (the outside bar owned by the same establishment) because Curt's had conch fritters. Curt's has more of a local...More

Thank Matombo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After learning that the local Ohio State Alumni club meets here, we decided to give it a try. It was packed with a lot of Buckeye fans with great energy to watch the game against TTUN. The service was spot on even considering the amount...More

Thank Sunnybuckeye62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was absolutely average, nothing special. Service is extremely poor. Menu description doesn’t match the reality. Very loud and crowded (table set is weird). Bottom line - avoid if you can.

Thank SagiK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for OSU game, if you are in area and want to watch the Buckeyes this is the place to be with raffles, a dj and all the TVs on the game. Good service during the game, assume they over staff for game time...More

Thank manchesteryfd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding clam chowder and my wife said they had the best fried oysters she ever had. I had cod balls that were delicious.

Thank Jimmi53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends & I were visiting Siesta Key and stopped by Captain Curt’s mainly for the clam chowder, but also for a seafood dinner. We were sat promptly by the host and served shortly after by a young lady. For starters of course, the clam...More

Thank Melisssssa2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Curt's is famous for their clam chowder and it is truly the best. So tasty and full of clams. Also had the grilled Mahi-Mahi and it was great. Lots of choices for lunch or dinner and the prices are very reasonable. A casual atmosphere...More

Thank Millie L
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Questions & Answers
18 March 2017|
Response from lmixter07 | Reviewed this property |
No bacon in the chowder...😋
21 September 2016|
Response from Joseph L | Reviewed this property |
1200 Old Sticky Point Road, Sarasota, FL 34242 They serve clam chowder.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota, FL 34242 (Formerly captain curt's)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-349-3885
Family friendly seafood restaurant on the South end of Siesta Key known for the World's Best Clam Chowder!
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