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1411 W Ehringhaus St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4514
+1 252-338-1026
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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Don't know what is going on with this new location they've moved to but the attitude I saw was very poor. The female at the cash register looked and acted like I was the enemy. I would think working in the public area the people would be more friendly. The greeting when a person walks in is the only friendly... More 

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South Mills, North Carolina
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118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Visited last night after a trip to the YMCA; very convenient as they're right across the street from each other. Restaurant very clean; was greeted upon arrival; order taken pretty soonafter getting in line but food was brought to table very quickly even ahead of the couple in front of us. Two people came by while we were eating to... More 

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Thank Tina C
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I visited them when I was in Elizabeth City that weekend and went through the drive thru and ordered the fish tenders meal and it was very delicious. Its much better than Long John Silver's. I go there every time I'm in Elizabeth City. The service was good too.

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Thank Joan C
Hertford, North Carolina
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I bring my client here because she likes the popcorn shrimp lunch special. I prefer the shrimp skewer salad, always yummy.

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Thank Mary C
elizabeth city, nc
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175 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

I have no complaints about the food, but the service in this joint is awful. We went thru the drive-thru to pick up dinner on a typical weeknight. We asked 3 times whether they had put malt vinegar in the bag, and were told "Yes". Got home 15 miles away, and no vinegar. This is honestly about the tenth time... More 

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Thank weeksvillejoe
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77 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

As a regular of the Norfolk, VA, 21st location, I am obviously a fan of Captain D's. I was excited to visit the Elizabeth City location prior to seeing a play at the College of the Albemarle. I was surprised to note the windows, every window, to be so dirty as we approached. We speculated that perhaps there had been... More 

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Thank Commagirl
Elkhart, Texas
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

We were hungry for fish and were short on time. Pulled into this fast food place and were not disappointed. The fish was not overdone at all like many other locations I've gone to. The cod was breaking apart into defined delicate flakes and the flavor was very good. Not the very best I've had but very good for a... More 

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Thank john w
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

Service was great and prices were good. This place is much better than a Long John Silvers because it is a lot less greasy and I like the platter choices they have. My dad and I stopped here and we both got a variety platter and I think we tried everything because we left there are full and still had... More 

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Thank Yvonne S
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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178 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

It's OK for a fast food chain seafood restaurant. Service was good, decent value, Quality of food you get what you pay for, average. We had the Boiled white fish and shrimp good choice over the fried stuff, Great to see it on the menu. Good place if you're in a pinch need a seafood fix. After all it's a... More 

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Thank Maridale2013
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

Food was good and reasonable. Lots of deals to choose from. Platters were not skimpy. Worth the money.

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Thank Naomi B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Seafood, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1411 W Ehringhaus St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4514
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Elizabeth City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-338-1026

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?