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Captain John's Restaurant - CLOSED

1915 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4352
+1 609-494-0924
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
7 Sep 2014
28 May 2014
“Good for breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Diner, Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood
1915 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4352
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Reviewed 8 September 2014

Now the home of Surf Taco. Captain John retired I think and is probably very happy. Surf Taco is a chain. Decent but not great. Not expensive. Good access and parking. Limited menu.

Thank Howie B
Reviewed 28 May 2014

A local stop and excellent for breakfast. Nothing fancy, just good food and excellent service. Fast turn-a-round time from order to piping hot food delivered. Excellent coffee!

Thank MarkO95
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Captain John's was one of my favorite breakfast places on the island. A very nondescript atmosphere, the food was excellent. The fluffiest pancakes with the freshest, plumpest blueberries. My husband loved their omelets. The service was great. What happened? Why did they close?

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 12 September 2013

i have been going to LBI for about 15 years and never ate here. None of my friends ever said anything about it but we were having a problem finding a place open one day and stopped here for breakfast. Nothing super special but just...More

Thank Denarii
Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

This is a very plain, nothing special diner. I went in around 11am on a Saturday and there were a handful of groups on a list ahead of me ...the hostess seemed a little unorganized but it didn't take long to get a table. The...More

Thank tshell01
Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

The basics done well...home style bacon and eggs and cakes and waffles...ask for Dee. She is the best old school waitress

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Great place on Long Beach Island for Breakfast or Lunch. Serving sizes are ample and service is great. There may be a wait for a table on a busy Sunday morning but it is worth it. This is a family owned business and the family...More

Thank BohanDonner
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Place seems to never change. Great breakfasts for good prices, very old fashioned interior - right across the street from the beach.

Thank bes1751
Reviewed 10 August 2012

great and friendly service. French toast is fantastic! western omelette with feta and mozzarella is amazing! a quiet little place. simple breakfast done very well.

Thank lgangone
Reviewed 30 July 2012

Captain John's (Mister Breakfast) is a nice little "diner" type restaurant. We always have breakfast there a couple of times during our 2 week stays on LBI every summer. Great omeletts, waffles and french toast, and they serve lunch as well. Nothing fancy, but it's...More

Thank Shelli22
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1915 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4352
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Long Beach Island  >  Ship Bottom
  • Phone Number: +1 609-494-0924
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