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Crow's Nest Bar & Grille

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
+1 239-472-5161
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grouper bites” (22 reviews)
“crab rice” (21 reviews)
“pizza” (31 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Crow's Nest Bar & Grille
1. Great Atmosphere & Live Music
"The environment is very welcoming and island friendly"
Mrs
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2. Fun Crab Races & Entertainment
"This was the best night the most fun we have had staying at Tween"
Pat
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3. New Menu & Delicious Food
"The Crow's Nest offers a great menu and the prices are reasonable."
Julie
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171 - 180 of 518 reviews

Reviewed 29 October 2015

The food was average,the service slow and unfriendly and the entertainment loud. There was no atmosphere. The whole place just seemed uninviting.More

1  Thank hillwill
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear hilwill, Thank you for your comments we take all of our online reviews seriously and use them as tools to better ourselves in the future. It seems we missed the mark with your dining experience and I hope to see you back again soon...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

The Crow's Nest is on Tween Waters property in close proximity to Old Captiva House, the fine dining restaurant for the resort. It is the more casual dining experience, but their food is great as the two share kitchens. The night we were there, the...More

Thank BebeD
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear BebeD, Thank you for your positive review of the crow’s nest beach bar & grille. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed the entertainment as well as the food and I hope to see you back again soon at the crow’s nest beach bar...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

The restaurant itself is a little outdated decor-wise. The service was slow and sure enough the food was ready at the same time the appetizers came out. The food though was very good and I would eat there again.More

1  Thank frankkmauro
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear frankkmauro, Thank you for dining at the crow’s nest beach bar & grille. I'm pleased that you would come back again as our guest and we are consistently looking to improve our service each and every day please join us again at the crow’s...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

Fun, Fun Place! Enjoyed the crab races and the band. Good service and drinks. Casual food available as well.

Thank JPGTR
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear JPGTR, Thank you for your positive review! I'm pleased to hear that you enjoy our entertainment as well as our good food. I hope to see you back again soon at the crow’s nest beach bar & grille.

Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Thank you for something different! I am a local here who dines out often. My parents and grandma can to visit and I decided to take them to a place where we could watch the sunset. Conveniently located right across the street from the beach,...More

Thank Samsquatch521
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear samsquach 521, Thank you for the glowing review, this is what our food and beverage team strives for each and every day! I'm pleased to hear that you have enjoyed our Mahi Mahi dish and I hope to see you back again soon at...More

Reviewed 18 October 2015

We recently had two enjoyable evenings dining at the Crow’s Nest. We received a warm welcome and were happy to sit in a lovely booth where we could watch the sunset. The atmosphere was nice, more casual than the other restaurant at the ‘Tween Waters...More

Thank bjh04
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear bjh04, Thank you for the 5 star review! I'm pleased to hear you like our entertainment as well as our food! I'm pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with both Dana and Tanya and I hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 15 October 2015

After arriving we found the main restaurant, Captiva House, to be closed for a wedding. Disappointing menu in Comparison. Not the same menu we found online. Tried the grouper sandwich which was mediocre. Husband left dissatisfied and still hungry. I ordered the scallops seafood combo...More

Thank DaisyErie
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear DaisyErie, Thank you for your comments I have spoken with our culinary team and we will roll out our new menu for season very soon. Hopefully it will be more appealing. Thank you for coming to the crow’s nest beach bar & grille! I...More

Reviewed 15 October 2015

Location is next to The Tween -Waters Inn on Captiva directly across the street from the Gulf. Great place to go with friends or to meet new ones. Went for happy hour every night we were on the island. The bartenders were very professional and...More

Thank dcr1012
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2015

Dear dcr1012, Thank you for your positive comments and I'm pleased to hear the you enjoy our popular crab show. I hope to see you back again soon at the Crows Nest Beach Bar & Grille.

Reviewed 14 October 2015

We went for happy hour, enjoyed a few well-priced drinks on the lanai while enjoying the gulf view. For dinner we had caprese salad, shrimp quesadillas and the grilled grouper sandwich with home made potato wedges. The cheesy garlic biscuits were a nice touch! Everything...More

Thank travlbug39
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2015

Dear Travlbug 39, Thank you for the 5 star review! I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Crow’s Nest Beach Bar & Grille. Thank you for mentioning Franz he is great behind the bar and always ready with...More

Reviewed 12 October 2015

Really good food and prices were as expected on the island but no long wait. Fun entertainment late night.

Thank Kimberly K
JasonCheFandB, Manager at Crow's Nest Bar & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Dear Kimberly K, Thank you for your positive comments about the Crows Nest Beach Bar & Grille and I hope to see you back again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014 (Formerly The Crow's Nest)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5161
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Description
Great food. Great music. Great fun. Happily served nightly at The Crow's Nest Beach ar & Grille, ranked one of Captiva's top TripAdvisor restaurants. Casual, comfortable good times food and drink, with a front-desk view of Captiva's beautiful sunset. Make sure not to miss: * Monday & Thursday night: Captiva Crab Races, 6 PM Family Dinner Show, 9 PM Adults * Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights, 8 pm - Close Bar opens at 4 pm, dinner available 5 pm - 10 pm.
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