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Captain John's Restaurant & Tiki Bar

1424 Main St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7789
+1 315-762-9949
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tail” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
“our waiter” (3 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1424 Main St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7789
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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant atmosphere with a very pleasant server. Definitely had a pirate/tiki bar/beach theme. Food was delicious and very well priced for the amount of food you got. The 2 for 1 margaritas were ok but not the best I've had. Food arrived fast and...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

One step inside and you will think you are in Florida in a cheesy tiki bar because of all the beachy decorations. All on knotty pine walls. There was no wait to be seated and our hostess mumbled something about the food and drinks and...More

Thank Suezzyq
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Mediocre, overpriced food. There really is nothing special about the food that merits the prices. Service is ok. I wouldn't visit again.

Thank Iris F
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We were on the way to a 4th of July party we decided to have dinner before. We sat at the bar and ordered drinks. Served promptly and were great. We ordered Utica greens for an appetizer and the showboat for dinner which included broiled...More

Thank ATMGUY63
Reviewed June 26, 2017

The food is amazing! We stop here every time we are in Sylvan, in fact they catered our wedding 4 years ago and we come back every anniversary. The lobster bisque is the best! I've tried lobster bisque in Florida and Maine and Captain John's...More

Thank CollyB01
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Went on an Saturday evening. Appetizers were ok...steamed clams were good but the shrimp cocktail was a little disappointing....3 jumbo that did not taste fresh. Would not order that again. Ordered fried haddock dinner with one side and prime with lobster for 16.99. Food was...More

Thank S R
Reviewed June 24, 2017

The restaurant is over priced for the quality and taste of their food. The bread was cold and hard. I had the Tuscan Chicken and it was $20.99. The chicken was very bland and did not have any flavor at all. My husband had the...More

1  Thank gerri624
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Ok..first the good: the prime rib/lobster special is a good thing, especially since the food was ok and the staff was open and polite also. So far..so good right? The bad: I dined here with a party of 8, everyone was satisfied overall until we...More

1  Thank Ressiefoxx34
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

The prices are TOO HIGH for the quality of food. I had the chicken parm that came with linguine. The flavor was bland, the sauce was watery and the pasta was over cooked. The dish was $18.99 and did not include a salad or soup....More

Thank cviti2
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I had the special, steak kabobs. Decent. Others had burgers and a foot long Hoffman's hot dog, which she raved over. As it was a bit after the usual lunchtime, there was only one overworked waitress on duty. She did her best, but they could...More

Thank Norm G
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Main St, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157-7789
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Sylvan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 315-762-9949
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