Fine seafood and steaks in a spectacular waterfront setting

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Choose Captain's Cove. Nestled on the shores of Nichupte Lagoon at the heart of the Cancun Hotel Zone, Captain's Cove steakhouse and seafood grill is waterfront dining at its best. Offering a tempting menu of fresh seafood and prime steaks, it has been captivating visitors and locals for 30 years now… a true Cancun classic.
Come for an afternoon cocktail on the terrace and watch a spectacular sunset in shades of rose, violet and gold; you have a ringside seat in the best restaurant in Cancun. Enjoy a lobster dinner, the catch of the day cooked to perfection on the open charcoal burning grill or a juicy steak as you sit under the stars. By the light of the moon and the candles flickering in the gentle breeze you may see a stately heron in flight, fish jumping and even the occasional crocodile cruising by.
Our thatched Caribbean-style restaurant offers a choice of beautiful settings for memorable dining moments. Enjoy your meal in the air-conditioned dining room with lush tropical plants, waterfalls and tall windows offering panoramic lagoon views, or dine al fresco on the wooden deck.
Delicious cuisine, warm hospitality and impeccable service in a romantic setting, capture the moment at Captain's Cove, one of Cancun's top restaurants.
Linger on the deck on a warm Caribbean evening with a heavenly tropical dessert or one of the flaming coffees that are a house specialty or step next door and join the party in Captain’s Cove bar.

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Mussels in White Wine Sauce

Juicy steamed mussels in a white wine, caper, tomato and butter sauce with a hint of herbs.

Seafood Surprise

Caribbean lobster, shrimp, grouper fillet, calamari, mussels and scallops sautéed with fresh garlic.
Plenty to share.

Pescadillas (3)

Crispy fried corn tortillas with a delicious filling of locally caught fish, a traditional Cancún favorite.

Shrimp or Fish Tacos

Crispy fried shrimp or fish with our special sauce, served in flour tortillas with lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise. Served with potato chips.

House Salad

Crisp fresh lettuces and vegetables, with your choice of dressing.

Captain's Cove Seafood Soup

Recipe from the island of Holbox, a hearty blend of seafood, vegetables and Yucatecan limes in a flavorful broth.

Frutti Di Mare

A delicious seafood dish: shrimp, calamari, mussels, scallops and fish on a bed of fettuccini served with a cherry tomato and white wine sauce.

Filet Mignon

8 oz. of beef fillet, char-grilled to order. Our leanest and most tender cut.

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*Something else in mind? All our dishes can be prepared to order. Ask your waiter for details. The consumption of raw or undercooked foods may increase the risk of food-borne illness.