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Captain Jake's

40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
+1 845-565-3939
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“oysters” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had a wonderful lunch at Jakes. We sat on the outside deck which has an awning overhead and fans, so it was hot but not unbearable. The drinks and food were excellent, as was the service. Not to mention the view...More

Thank Janeellsworth1975
Reviewed 3 days ago

I would've given this restaurant a higher rating but the service was very slow when we came to dine with my family. And no, it wasn't busy, there were a couple of tables filled inside including our table. Some tables being waited outside in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is small enough to be cozy, but large enough to have plenty of seating. We came around happy hour time on a Friday. It was a lively scene with apparent locals at the bar enjoying happy hour deals(sorry can't remember what they are)....More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a Wednesday evening. Parking was a nightmare, took 10 min to find parking spot. Had requested table with water view...raining so we couldnt take advantage of outdoor seating. No table available, so we were told, even though we saw several open. We...More

Thank Missy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our table outside with a beautiful view of the Hudson River. Our food was prepared well and we all enjoyed our meals. The entrees our table ordered were, Lazy Mans Lobster, Fried Shrimp and Cod with a Crab meat stuffing. Our server was...More

Thank Solaris1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had seafood po boy... I had the Endive salad ... my salad was huge and delicious... my husband's french fries were real and so delicious ... his sandwich was awesome.. on a super busy day we got in immediately.. bloody Mary was superb......More

Thank Nina C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a delicious lunch at Captain Jake's yesterday. The food was outstanding. I had raw oysters for the first time, they were so fresh and absolutely delicious. I am a huge fan now. I also enjoyed the crabcakes, which were mainly lunbs of crab....More

1  Thank Irene L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We just had dinner here before a movie at the Downing Film Center across the street. They have a nice selection of beers on tap, including a cucumber beer from Poughkeepsie's Mill Street Brewery which will be in credibly refreshing as the weather heats up....More

Thank reg1309
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Captain Jakes is basically my favorite happy hour and/or lunch date place! Great food. Reasonable prices. Comfortable environment.

Thank Tiffany L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Anyone who's been to the Newburgh Waterfront knows that most of the restaurants are terribly overpriced and underwhelming. You're paying for the view and atmosphere. As a family with a younger child, I've struggled to find a place there that wouldn't break the bank and...More

1  Thank ayla912
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22 March 2015|
Response from Emz13 | Reviewed this property |
I can't tell you anything about their ability to accomodate you on your specific date , but I would certainly think that their patio room (which is screened in and has a lovely view of the river) would be an ideal location... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Front St, Newburgh, NY 12550-5695
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Newburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 845-565-3939
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