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Captiva House

15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
+1 239-472-5161
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Captiva House
1. Delicious Food
"We ate dinner every night at Captiva House while staying at Tween"
r2j22
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2. A Fantastic New Menu
"This is without doubt, the best public restaurant on Captiva."
maximizinglife
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3. The Only Sushi on the Islands
"extremely happy to find a fantastic sushi chef in the dining room"
arlene1371
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321 - 330 of 776 reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2015

A Visit To Captiva Island would not be complete without a visit to The Old Captiva House. For over 30 years my family has visited Captiva and The Old Captiva House, and have NEVER been disappointed! The welcoming and attentive staff, the super fresh and...More

2  Thank Jim W
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2015

Dear Jim W, Thank you for such a positive review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Captiva House I hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 February 2015

My wife and I enjoyed an incredible meal with desserts for less than $100. Note, we did not have any alcoholic drinks and those will run up the price in a hurry, although a couple of glasses of wine would still have your meal under...More

1  Thank Jesse D
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2015

Dear Jesse D, Thank you for your glowing review, this is what our food & beverage team strives for each and every day. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Captiva House and I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 14 February 2015

We are locals and Old Captiva House is our go-to special evening venue. A wonderful Valentine's Dinner menu - not inexpensive, but delicious. Wonderful wait staff and a warm welcome. Kudos to Eric, our waiter, for his attentiveness. Lovely music. A special evening made even...More

Thank Marion L
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2015

Dear Marion L, Thank you for your positive response. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your valentine’s day with us at the Captiva House. Thank you for mentioning Eric one of our top servers I will pass along the positive comments. I hope to...More

Reviewed 13 February 2015

We had a wonderful dinner. Nice atmosphere, good service and beautiful presentation. It was on the quiet side, which we appreciated. All the food was delicious - soup, salad, entrée, dessert. Their pompano dish was amazing. Not many places on the island accept reservations and...More

Thank StaceyMI
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2015

Dear StaceyMI, Thank you for your positive review of the Captiva House. I will inform our culinary team of your positive dining experience you had with us. I hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 10 February 2015

Sanibel and indeed most of Southern Florida is not in our list of great epicurean experiences. Yet, this restaurant stands above a sea of mediocre and unimaginative food. It is located in a nice sector of the Island and within a few steps (across the...More

Thank martinezcm
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Dear martinezcm, Thank you for your review of the Captiva House, I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and I hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 5 February 2015

My husband and I were looking for a more upscale dinner one night, during our stay on the island and everyone was telling us to go check out the OCH. We made our reservation through Open Table and arrived on time. We were taken into...More

Thank gldnpupper27
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Dear gldnpupper27, Thank you for such a glowing review we are pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Captiva House. I will inform our service staff as well as our culinary team. I hope to see you again soon at the...More

Reviewed 1 February 2015

Old Captiva House is very nice. Ambiance is comfortable, sound level is low, service is adequate as is the food. Overall nothing overly special about this place. Could be nice for a larger group dinner.

1  Thank David E
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2015

Dear David E, Thank you for your review, we hope to see you back again soon at the Captiva House very soon.

Reviewed 30 January 2015

Beautiful atmosphere , great wine and cocktail list and delicious food. The meal starts with delicious bread and olive oil . I loved that 2 sizes of portions were available for most menu choices. All of the entree's we chose were very nicely prepared and...More

Thank dipsarus
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2015

Dear dipsarus, Thank you for your positive review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at the Captiva House. I hope that you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 16 January 2015

Elegant full service restaurant with tablecloths, professional servers and beautifully prepared food. Good wine list. Only downside is a small menu but definitely recommended for a special dinner

Thank Medlaw_Travel
jason m, Manager at Captiva House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2015

Dear Medlaw_Travel, Thank you for your positive comments! I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your dining experience at the Captiva House. I hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 15 January 2015

Liked everything we ate except the hash browns seemed like they were constantly reheated and about 3 days old.

Thank Marie M
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Donald N
12 March 2016|
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Response from TWIFandBManagement | Property representative |
Our dress code is resort casual and our prices range from 23-39 for entrees 7-14 for apps
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Larry K
13 March 2015|
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Response from TWIFandBManagement | Property representative |
Yes and we have gluten free desserts options as well
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Bigdaddy5151
23 January 2015|
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Yes we are kid friendly with children's menu's on both restaurants on property
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15951 Captiva Dr, Captiva Island, FL 33924-6014
    (2 miles north of Blind Pass Bridge)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Captiva Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-5161
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to the historic, award-winning Captiva House Restaurant, Gulf-front at the legendary, historic 'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa. We invite you to sample our delicious New Florida cuisine, served with our gorgeous Captiva Island sunsets. Come, feast your eyes and your appetites tonight.
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