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Cap'n Jack's

On the Harbor, Hope Town, Elbow Cay
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (9 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Bahamian, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
On the Harbor, Hope Town, Elbow Cay
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relaxing vibe, good (but not great) food. Lovely views of the harbour. Definitely worth a visit if you are passing by.

Thank nEvey_11
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The food here was good and moderately priced. The service was good for lunch but very slow at breakfast.

Thank Amballard
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Cap'n Jacks is a very casual place, usually full of tourists & Boy Scouts. The service is quite good, despite the crowds. The ambience is what this place is about. You are sitting over the water with a perfect view of the Hopetown Lighthouse. The...More

Thank sugarpie241
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Good food, quite slow service...even by Bahamas standards. The views of the harbor sunset are absolutely lovely. It wasn't super crowded when we went which was nice. They have a pretty big menu- the conch chowder was a nice tomato based dish and they had...More

Thank Dragonfly8
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Not open on weekends....Food was good not great. The prior time I felt is was better. It would not be my first choice but just had to go for old times sake. So many more places to choose from in Hopetown now.

Thank 52Anna52
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Been comming here over 20+ years. I always get the best Escargot's in Hope Town along with a cup of conch chowder to die for. The best grouper ruben ever. We have never had a meal there that wasn't a 10!! Great wait staff ,the...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We ate here two nights in a row. The fried shrimp were delicious and my husband ordered the fish tacos on Taco Tuesday and loved them (a bargain!). On the appetizer menu they have homemade potato chips which are wonderful. We even got an extra...More

1  Thank Genie D
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Our first day in the Islands and the location is easy by water and we docked our boat a few feet from our table. The service was slow but steady and the food was very eatable for us. The beer was cold and we would...More

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Stopped in here for the happy hour one afternoon after walking around Hope Town. It was two for one and they had a fish taco special. Drinks were good, tacos were great, and didn't get sticker shock at the end of it all. Capt Jacks...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017

We went to Cap'n Jacks twice during our stay as it is within walking distance of the lodge. The first time we went was for taco night, which is a very popular night. We got an order each of the fish and beef tacos. Both...More

Thank Katie F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Bahamian, Caribbean
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Harbor, Hope Town, Elbow Cay
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  Out Islands  >  Abaco Islands  >  Elbow Cay  >  Hope Town
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