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Captain Jack's Restaurant

16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
+1 562-592-2514
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab legs” (103 reviews)
“prime rib” (89 reviews)
“king crab” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood
16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting Cali, Captain Jack’s is the place to visit if you want amazing King Crab, perfectly cooked steaks and service that is top notch. It’s a discreet restaurant south of Bolsa Chica State Beach and north of Seal Beach/Surfside but it’s worth visiting. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to come here after years of driving past this property. I have heard many compliments about capt jacks and how good and underrated they are. I wasnt impressed with the entree i got. i ordered the prime rib, while my GF ordered seafood....More

1  Thank Lam T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in the Sunset Beach area of Huntington Beach. Their Cajun-spiced swordfish is to die for. A huge portion that is thick and moist, it is consistently the best I’ve ever had. That said, it is always difficult to pass up the steaks -...More

1  Thank William P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you enter to the time that you leave you feel welcome and appreciated. Nothing fancy here just great food and service. We ordered the combination king crab legs and prime rib and split it between us. It was more than enough with...More

1  Thank Byron R
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We have the pleasure of living extremely close to Captain Jack’s and we finally dropped in for dinner and drinks one night. Unbelievable food and drinks there. We had the lobster and the steak and you better not pass either one up if you happen...More

1  Thank Salvador D
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Went for dinner last night and it had to be one of the best seafood meals ever. The service was excellent the overall experience was great! might even go back tonight for the steaks, they looked awesome.

Thank Todd k
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Driven by Captain Jack’s many times, never knew what to think of this kind of kitschy, tacky seafood place on PCH until now. Cause after visiting I now know it’s a high end wolf in sheeps clothing. We sat at the bar while we waited...More

1  Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

It's THE BEST in Orange County! Great food and service. Get there early because it gets very busy. Window seat is the best for a good view of the harbor. It's the best kept secret! Leave room for the MUD PIE dessert, it's a must...More

1  Thank Pitbull168
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is an old established restaurant in Huntington Harbor that been run by generations of Haleys. Jack Haley Sr. was a noted local surfer and his son Jack Haley Jr. was a volleyball player as well as an NBA player for many seasons. All of...More

1  Thank Joyce N
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

The Prime rib is huge, the crab legs are the best I've ever had and on Thursday Friday and Saturday they have music really fun and great drinks

1  Thank Sandy C
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They were cowarda,to try and jump women and childten at Captain Jacks in Huntington Beach Ca. And hide behind the race card when called out Captain Jacks should have intetvened.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$65
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-592-2514
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