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Captain Bill's

122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719
+1 631-665-6262
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“lobster” (16 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a beautiful scenic view of the Great South Bay, and Delcious food, you can't beat Capt. Bill's! I have been to Wedding here, too!

Thank gaperna331
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a group of friends, we went for a birthday celebration. For apps my husband and others chose the baked clams - everyone loved them. One had the fried calamari and raved about how they were done to perfection. I enjoyed the lobster bisque, but...More

Thank catherinegF609VY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

six of us had drinks, appetizers, dinner and desert with exceptional service. Appetizers with specials were outstanding, like baked clams and tuna , meals like lobster I had was perfect, others had swordfish steaks and other seafood all were good. My wife had the duck...More

Thank peckc10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was am amazing time celebrating our wedding anniversary and my birthday to this special place.We got married here 2 years ago and we try to go back every time ,either a birthday or any celebration. Kelly our maitre d on our wedding still remembers...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

`We pulled up to a very long line for valet parking....I love me car and will not valet. The told me where to park. The walk wasn't bad it was just very dark and desolate, we left the restaurant at 9:30 PM. We made happy...More

Thank funtimefamily12
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Love to meet friends here and have a few drinks at the bar. We always wind up eating there because everything looks so good. The food is delicious and the staff is friendly. During happy hour they put out a nice buffet for customers. It's...More

Thank JustMark87
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Revisited Captain Bill's after many years. Found a parking spot directly out the front door which helped as my wife has a weak ankle. Was aslo able to get a window seat (arriving around 5pm for a weekday dinner). For appetizers my wife had the...More

1  Thank Joelny14
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Captain Bills is not what it used to be. Everything is definitely overpriced and the food was disgusting. I ordered the scallops and it tasted like the sea or old. It was inedible. I would've complained but the service was horrible! Took forever for us...More

1  Thank Rosa Z
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Food is great and staff is wonderful and very accommodating. The view on the water is wonderful and inviting. Can't beat Capt. Bills for a party!!

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Excellent seafood and Steaks. The seafood platter is to die for. Great Friday happy hour with reduced priced drinks and complementary light food. A must go and enjoy

Thank Dagger2013
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
received the dress code for a male, and for the female?
25 April 2017|
Response from Joelny14 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual will do....I also some guys in smart looking jeans.
What is the dress code
24 April 2017|
Response from Chris K | Reviewed this property |
I would call it - business casual - jeans are fine - slacks and a shirt
Do they have a kids menu?
27 August 2016|
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Response from tinabrudermann | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719
    (Montauk Highway)
  • Public Transportation: Captain Bill's is a short trip from the Bay Shore train station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bay Shore
  • Phone Number: +1 631-665-6262
  • E-mail
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