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Captain Porky's

38995 N US Highway 41, Wadsworth, IL 60083-9652
+1 847-360-7460
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh seafood” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38995 N US Highway 41, Wadsworth, IL 60083-9652
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had lunch at CP and I had frog legs with the garlic redskin potatoes and coleslaw. I think the potatoes definitely could use more garlic. The seafood is fantastic and the open raw bar makes it very impressive. Not ready for seafood they have BBQ...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a great little place to get a casual lunch or dinner. Very small place with only a couple of tables but great BBQ. The pulled pork is really good. They have their own sauce which you can get mild or spicy. My friends...More

Thank epsharon
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My husband and I checked this place out for lunch. He ordered clam strips which he had not eaten since he was a child. He enjoyed them and they tasted like he remembered. It was a fun trip down memory lane for him. I had...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food was great, it was not far at all, the food was fresh, hot and ready cooked to order and everything was great!

Thank keyonarivers1
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very casual eatery where the raw fish is displayed in the front case. The food is served in styrofoam containers. The staff was friendly and willing to answer questions. We had the following: Shrimp and fried zucchini Walleye and fries Walleye and...More

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 9 July 2017

we thought we entered a pork joint but what a pleasant surprise to find such a huge selection of fresh fish and even more when it was grilled in a healthy way!

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Our buddy Mike brought us here for some great home cooked food. If you want healthy choices, this is your place. Order off the menu, or make stuff up as you go as our friend usually will. We were not displeased one bit. I highly...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Captain Porky's is great for fresh seafood. They do have some seating areas, but most of their business is carryout. They have some unique seafood which is great.

Thank artistsmss
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I need to get off my butt and open the same concept of restaurant in Waukesha. This place has so much that is so close to being so good, just misses on a few minor details that I am not getting paid to fix for...More

Thank tkessler
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I always purchase the fresh seafood. Have had lunch a few times and always very good! They explain how to cook the seafood, and can tell you where every piece of fish they sell comes from. Live this place.

Thank flyinsaddle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38995 N US Highway 41, Wadsworth, IL 60083-9652
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Wadsworth
  • Phone Number: +1 847-360-7460
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