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Captains Quarters

9053 Old Number Six Hwy, Santee, SC 29142-8622
+1 803-854-4695
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“grouper” (39 reviews)
“prime rib” (51 reviews)
“grits” (39 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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9053 Old Number Six Hwy, Santee, SC 29142-8622
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81 - 90 of 517 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2017

Only open for dinner, this place has a loyal following. Menu is extensive with an emphasis on seafood (nb Captains Quarters). By all means, do check the daily specials. They're too good to pass up. Restaurant has a fully stocked bar. Although the amount of...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful dinner. Passing through Santee on our way to Florida and chose this restaurant. Wait staff very friendly. Good choice

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Wow were we glad we chose to stop in Captain's Quarters in Santee after our drive from Florida, back to the north. I ordered the chef's special of flounder and shrimp, and got a baked potato and salad with it. I requested blackened flounder, and...More

Thank Love2Travel296
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My husband had the fried shrimp and it was delicious. I had the shrimp and grits and it was poor. The grits were overly thick and congealed. The shrimp had been broiled with a strip of bacon on top and it was dried out and...More

Thank rosieposie2015
Reviewed 19 January 2017

On out trip to FL, we stayed in Santee. We had modest expectations as we searched for a place for dinner. We did not want chain-related food. We decided to try captains Quarters. Great decision! My Santee salad (feta instead of blue cheese ) was...More

1  Thank G E
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Seemingly part of the Best Western Plus Santee Inn next door. This restaurant was a great unexpected surprise ! Friendly Southern Staff stood out to us. Nice atmosphere, clean and neat decor. I had the Tilapia dinner and my husband had the Grouper. Both were...More

1  Thank Karen W
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

It's easy to see why this is in the list of the top restaurants in this town. The service (Zack was our waiter) was impeccable and the Southern hospitality and food can't be beat! The crab cakes were delicious and seasoned perfectly. The pineapple mandarin...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 January 2017

AMAZING! Our neighbors told us about this place 2 years ago and it is now a MUST STOP on our trips to and from Florida! They always have the freshest seafood! The wait staff is more then amazing! Prime Rib is delicious!

Thank frankman76
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurant in town with seafood , great atmosphere , date type restaurant to impress !

Thank luisvaldi
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We visited this restaurant after stopping along interstate 95 as we drove to Florida The food and service was great. We showed up without reservations and the they were able to fit us in. The entire experience was great

Thank Eddie A
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Ellen D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they take them. But if they do it would be a good idea
30 March 2017|
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Response from Jen R | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in
Rodney S
17 May 2016|
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Response from Theresa R | Reviewed this property |
Hi actually people were smoking in the bar area. There is also an area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9053 Old Number Six Hwy, Santee, SC 29142-8622
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 803-854-4695
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