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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 good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“lobster” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706-8719
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Roughly $ 40 dls a person with tax for a Sunday Brunch, the food was ok , pastries, cookies and cakes poor , fruit not very good and average service, I would not go back here...

Thank Cachila
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to go for lunch or dinner. Situated on the water, with a view of all the boats. Bay Shore is a great town with lots of good restaurants but Capt. Bill's has been around forever! We had baked clams, lobster rolls. Tables covered...More

Thank thedirtydozen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive been to this restaurant many times and have always had a good meal..BUT never a "great" meal..Service is always good..and the staff is always friendly..You'll never be disappointed but you'll never be blown away..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was excellent, food great! Nice place to have a romantic dinner, or family dinner. Look forward to a return visit.

Thank DaddyJC
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We went with 24 people. Easy valet parking. Service was excellent and so was the food. Everyone was happy. Excellent made drinks, the appetizers, entrees and desserts, very very good. We were there almost 3 hours. That was tough on the kids, but the over...More

Thank pat s
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Went on a Thursday night , place was a little busy and was seated right away. Waiter was good and fast at 1st. My sister and I ordered the lobster tails special which came with lobster bisque. It was the worst I ever had anywhere,...More

Thank Diane L
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Capt. Bill's is situated right on the docks. You can see the boats in their slips from the parking lot and restaurant. We were celebrating our 50 year Class Reunion. There was a wedding going on in the next hall and you couldn't hear any...More

Thank ButterflyLady68
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Class act, this restaurant has been around a long time! Beautiful view, clean, friendly staff, great food, romantic

Thank Concetta G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went here for our first date night since having our baby. We had friends babysit and looked forward to a nice evening. Went on a Thursday night and had the Lobster special for the husband and surf and turf for me. Once our soup was...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Another bay front restaurant and catering hall. You can have a nice dinner there, sit at the bar for cocktails and snacks or, book a party there.. All with a very nice setting.. Enjoy !!

Thank Joe C
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Response from Bob R | Reviewed this property |
A short cab ride away
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Response from Joelny14 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual will do....I also some guys in smart looking jeans.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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