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Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant

5296 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick, GA 31523-1211
+1 912-264-8771
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Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average39%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
4 Jan 2018
“Convenient to hotels along I-95 exit 36”
16 Oct 2017
“Hmmmmm”
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5296 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick, GA 31523-1211
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

A trip south on I-95 brought us here. We were swiftly seated in a pleasant dining room that includes a salad bar that is topped with hot soups. We ordered Flounder, and Redfish. The portions were fine, but slightly overcooked. Given the location, we'll probably...More

Thank Art H
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you for being a loyal customer. We have recently closed this location. You can find another of our locations along I95 in Midway, Georgia. We hope that you will visit us soon. Thanks, Captain Joe's Seafood Management

Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

I eat at capt Joe’s several times a year. Most times I have soup and salad bar but on occasion I eat off the menu. I have never had a bad meal at Capt Joe’s. I eat at both Brunswick and Midway and the people...More

Thank Tajm10
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2018

Thank you for leaving a review. We have recently closed our Brunswick location but we will be glad to continue serving you at our Midway location. We love seeing our customers visit one of our 4 locations. Hope to see you soon. Thanks, Captain Joe's...More

Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here many times during my visits to Brunswick. Never had a bad meal or bad experience. They have a large salad bar with soups. Fried shrimp and seafood platter are my 2 favorite meals.

Thank Kim A
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you Kim for the great rating. We love hearing from our customers. Our goal at Captain Joe's is to have excellent food and customer service. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks, Captain Joe's Seafood Management

Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

If you get past the musty odor as you come in the door, it doesn’t get any better. Food is underwhelming at best. Salad bar is ordinary. The shrimp soup was globs of sticky rice. The fried clam strips were cold. I can say the...More

Thank MelonNJ
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Thank you for your review. Captain Joe's Seafood has been in business for over 40 years and customer satisfaction is our number one goal. Stop in at any of our 5 locations when passing thru Brunswick, Jesup, Baxley, Midway and Waycross. Please sign up for...More

Reviewed October 16, 2017

This was one of the places that you try when you are passing through a town and starving. It was average at best, but the service was good. Much older place, but other folks were there as well,so...........More

Thank MikeandMax
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for your review. Captain Joe's Seafood has been in business for over 40 years and customer satisfaction is our number one goal. Stop in at any of our 5 locations when passing thru Brunswick, Jesup, Baxley, Midway and Waycross. Please sign up for...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017

Seafood...clams strips, fried oysters, fried scallops, flounder filet was great. Very large salad bar with tasty seafood chowder. Cheddar biscuits were stale, however. Atmosphere is old steakhouse look with a dismal parking lot.More

Thank Al S
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you Al S for the good review. The seafood platter is a customer favorite with its large variety of seafood. Our salad bar is full of fresh produce, fruit and homemade desserts. A remodel is in process and we hope that we will see...More

Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We were on the road and stopped for lunch. The potato soup was really good. The rest of the salad bar was so so.More

Thank Karen T
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you Karen T for leaving a review. All of our soups are homemade along with the desserts on the salad bar. We would like to hear more from you and why the salad bar was so so. We appreciate your business and hope to...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Health Department grade of 88 should have been our first clue. Food was absolutely horrible. Service good... should have been as only 2 other couples dining in at prime time dinner hour. On the way out the door at exit was a used condom! Stay...More

Thank GrannyKirk21
Cheri H, Front Office Manager at Captain Joe's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you GrannyKirk21 for leaving a review. This location has just been bought by the Williams family that own the other 4 Captain Joe's Seafood locations. We are in the process of remodeling and upping the standard of all of our restaurants. While we aren't...More

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  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5296 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick, GA 31523-1211
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 912-264-8771
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