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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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16812 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92649-2837
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Reviewed 12 May 2011

My husband and I always go to Captain Jacks for our Anniversary. The service is excellent. Drinks are awesome. Food is beyond expectations. The Prime Rib(end cut) is perfect and so are the fish selections. Lots of food. Lay off the bread and appetizers so...More

1  Thank mcvey2
Reviewed 8 May 2011

Always delicious perfectly made crab legs, you won't find better no matter how much you pay, these are premium, generous portions. Blue cheese is excellent. Usually delicious prime rib if you don't eat crabs a good choice for the meat eater. Wish they had clam...More

2  Thank nancyhbgal
Reviewed 5 January 2011

We were in town for the Rose Bowl, and wanted to meet up with friends for dinner one night. They suggested Captain Jack's, and we were definitely impressed. The service was PHENOMENAL - we had at least 4 people attending to us, or part of...More

1  Thank TCU_2003
Reviewed 4 December 2010

I had the Salmon which was very good. My wife had the best crab legs that she has ever had. Friendly place with a nice atmosphere. This place gets very busy so come early if you want a seat by the window overlooking the small...More

Thank Norm_Nice_Guy
Reviewed 17 November 2010

I dined at Captain Jack's with a party of 8. The food was very good, although the prices seemed a bit high. The service was adequate, but not overly attentive. They probably could have talked us into another round of drinks if the waitress would...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 18 October 2010

If you are looking for the best tasting Alaskan King Crab ANYWHERE, then this is the spot. I've tried it othr places, New York, Hawaii, etc. but there is NOTHING like the succulent steamy legs that are available at Capt. Jacks. The staff is very...More

1  Thank Zampelli
Reviewed 20 April 2010

As we moved from So. Cal. to Vermont, we always go back once a year. And we always head to Captain Jacks Restaurant. Once again, our favorite waitress "Bunny" was working! Phew! Our service was great, the food divine and made for a wonderful nite...More

2  Thank BBQLuvR
Reviewed 14 April 2010

This is a landmark in Sunset Beach, and they have great menu items. Very quiet, and relaxing place

Thank Jill T
Reviewed 29 March 2010

My family has always loved this restaurant. It has been our favorite place for decades. We moved out of the area a while back and had not been back for awhile. Recently, we were back in town, and made sure we made a reservation. In...More

Thank rmcdermid
Reviewed 23 February 2010

This is definitely a special-occasion place, based on the prices. (About $45 for the crab dinner, $34 for prime rib, baked potato extra). We had a great dinner, weren't given a hard time about sharing an entree, and left very full, even though we'd shared...More

Thank VtaTraveler
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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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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