Welcome to Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar,
a traditional Siesta Key Restaurant

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Looking for that "Old Florida" Restaurant & Oyster Bar to take the Family?

A place that will take you back in time to an era where good, fresh seafood was a standard. A place where reasonable prices, a casual family atmosphere and courteous service still exist. We are famous for our fresh Raw Oysters, Clam Chowder, Crabs & Crab Cakes and other fresh seafood. Our Clam Chowder is the "Winner of the Great Chowder Cook-off" - International Competition Newport R.I!

Of course we serve sandwiches, burgers and wings - there is something tasty for everyone on our menu.

Look no further... Captain Curt's on Siesta Key is just that place for lunch and dinner.

Captain Curt's is located at Captain Curt's Village in Sarasota Florida on the beautiful island of Siesta Key. Home to one of the best beaches in the world! The Travel Channel, in their Best Beaches series, ranked Siesta Key Beach “The Best Sand Beach” and “Captain Curt's the Best Family Restaurant on Siesta Key”. So come to Siesta Key for all it has to offer and visit us at our Restaurant and enjoy delicious seafood, great live music entertainment and sporting events at the outdoor tropical Sniki Tiki, and great fun.

Hope to see you soon!

A Word from the Captain - The Best Clam Chowder in the World!

Best Seafood Clam Chowder Sarasota, Siesta KeyCaptain Curt's has won the most prestigious award in the world of clam chowder.

Captain Curt's finished 1st place at the Great Chowder Cook-Off, Home of The International Chowder Championships in Newport, RI. The festival has been featured on The Food Network & The CBS Morning Show. Previous winners are a “Hall of Fame” of some of the best seafood restaurants in the country and Captain Curt's is proud to be in such great company. The judges of the competition are the attendees, and they are tough and know their chowder. The festival draws over 15,000+ people most local New Englanders and they use their admission ticket as their ballot.

Thank you for voting us the Best Chowder in the World! Thanks to all the people involved in bringing this Clam Chowder Championship to Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar.

So come in and try the now Award Winning Captain Curt's Clam Chowder!

What Tiki Bar is on Siesta Key?

Captain Curt's Sniki Tiki Bar on Siesta Key is one of the local's favorite places to have an ice-cold beer, enjoy great soul food, and listen to live music. Relax in the tropical setting outdoors with your favorite cocktail!
The Tiki Bar is serving drinks and food until 2 am.

Is there live music on Siesta Key?

Captain Curt's features bands and solo performances at our outdoor bar throughout the week and on weekends from 6 pm to 10 pm.

Does Captain Curts offer Take-Out?

Yes, Captain Curt's offers take out services from our menu.

What is Captain Curt's famous for?

Captain Curt's is famous for its fresh seafood, fresh raw oysters, clam chowder, crabs & crab Cakes. Our clam chowder is the "Winner of the Great Chowder Cook-off" - International Competition Newport R.I!

Is Captain Curt's a seafood restaurant?

We are famous for our fresh seafood but we also serve sandwiches, burgers, and wings. There is something tasty for everyone on our menu.