The Mucky Duck

Beach Bar and American Restaurant
11546 Andy Rosse Ln, Captiva Island, FL 33924, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:30 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 11:30 AM–3:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–9:30 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.3/10

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  • sunsets
  • scenic views
  • wine
  • BBQ shrimp
  • sandwiches
  • live music
  • cocktails
  • fish
  • duck
  • picnic tables
  • oysters
  • outdoor seating
  • great value
  • creme brûlée
  • rib eye steak
  • pork chops
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  • scallops
  • rum punch
  • beer
  • jake f.

    this is the best spot in Captiva in the late afternoon. come early enough to snag a picnic table on the beach and enjoy the drinks, raw bar, live music and picturesque sunset.

    jake furst · January 1, 2013
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  • Stephen O.

    Pretty good pub food, I recommend the stuffed salmon thing that I forgot what it's called, helpful, yea?

    Stephen Ondak · January 3, 2012
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  • Nat F.

    You have to ask for a window seat. :-D

    Nat Finn · March 21, 2011
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  • Bruce B.

    Make sure you get drunk before the live music starts!

    Bruce Bolton · March 14, 2011
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  • Ryan S.

    Do yourself a favor and come at sunset and sit outside. Buy drinks at the outside bar. Place your food order at the inside bar and wait for your name to be called on the intercom. No waiters outside.

    Ryan Stoner · October 29, 2012
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  • Betsy B.

    Great hard cider! The duck a l'orange was delicious.

    Betsy Baxter · November 4, 2011
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  • Laura H.

    BBQ Shrimp, Pork Chop and Clam Chowder are awesome! Very nice set up for sunset.

    Laura High · September 6, 2011
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  • Melissa F.

    The scallops au gratin. Yes yes yes. Pair it with a sauv blanc.

    Melissa Feeser · October 4, 2014
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  • Keith K.

    One of the best places to go and see the sunset on Captiva Island.

    Keith Kaplan · August 28, 2014
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  • Kathy S.

    Great spot to watch the sunset.

    Kathy Salerno · August 9, 2014
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  • David G.

    The Captiva sandwich was amazing !!

    David G · September 18, 2013
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  • Chad S.

    Not bad but not what it once was. No Avalon shrimp and the chowder is different.

    Chad Supp · March 22, 2013
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  • Goldmind C.

    Try the crunchy grouper sandwich..

    Goldmind Customs · July 1, 2012
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  • A'lisha H.

    The duck fingers are really good!

    A'lisha Harrison · May 27, 2012
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  • Reserve123.com

    Play the ring-toss game while you wait- the competitions can get pretty heated!

    Reserve123.com · April 30, 2012
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  • Edward T.

    Not really a proper pub, they only serve beer and wine. No liquor license!

    Edward Tatton III · April 1, 2012
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  • Sam S.

    Get here early!!!! If u refuse u might end up eating at 9:00.

    Sam Slocum · March 24, 2012
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  • Keith G.

    Leave R I come here

    Keith Godena · November 27, 2011
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  • Steve C.

    Wine margaritas actually taste pretty close to regular margaritas. Not a bad substitute if you don't have a liquor license.

    Steve Capone · June 13, 2011
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  • Jennifer J.

    Actually BBQ shrimp are $16 not even $13!! Even more of a ripoff.

    Jennifer Johnstone · May 30, 2011
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  • Jennifer J.

    BBQ shrimp are great but 5 medium sized shrimp for $13 is crazy! Avalon shrimp was the same price and you only get 3!!

    Jennifer Johnstone · May 30, 2011
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  • Matt H.

    Order apps outside... Dining room food only average. Do not order their "wine" margaritas

    Matt Heindl · April 18, 2011
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  • Erin C.

    Great location for sunset, but don't eat there! Pretty awful, over- cooked and over- seasoned food, Crowded, small dining room

    Erin Campbell · April 13, 2011
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  • Andrew M.

    Rockefeller oysters are surprisingly good. I found a pearl in one!!

    Andrew Mears · January 18
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  • shifty

    Ask for a window seat.

    shifty · December 9, 2014
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  • Lennyinfla

    Great grilled chicken sammich....😀🍻👍

    Lennyinfla · August 30, 2014
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  • Kathy S.

    Grab a cocktail and an adirondack chair under a palm tree 🌴☺️.

    Kathy Schafer-Pezzulo · August 30, 2014
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  • Dave G.

    Perfect for a drink and a sunset and the appys & entrees are all excellent as well.

    Dave G · August 11, 2014
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  • Charles S.

    I love their rum punch

    Charles S. W. · August 10, 2014
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  • Judy M.

    Grab a cocktail and watch the sunset. But get there early. . Beachside seating goes fast.

    Judy M · August 7, 2014
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  • Trevor N.

    Duck Fingers!!

    Trevor Nashleanas · June 5, 2014
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  • Meghan M.

    Super good fish and chips!

    Meghan Meissner · May 4, 2014
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  • Di H.

    Great restaurant. Delicious food. Outside seating before dinner on the beach. Dinner inside then back out for the beautiful sunset.

    Di Hoffman · April 4, 2014
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  • Michael P. H.

    Sit outside and order at the indoor bar to avoid waiting — plus the sunset views actually seem better because the windows from inside are blocked by the umbrellas. Bar menu is pretty yummy!

    Michael P. Hill · March 13, 2014
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  • Michael K.

    Cool & trendy sunset place. Tough to park just before sunset. Get there early and have a few drinks. If you walk on the beach to watch the sunset, make sure you're not blocking someone behind you

    Michael Kazis · January 24, 2014
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  • G'len H.

    If you arrive between 3-5 pm there's no food and the hostess is unfriendly. Thumbs down

    G'len Hatfield · December 28, 2013
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  • Clydia C.

    Get the table by the front window for spectacular sunset views!

    Clydia Case · December 18, 2013
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  • ed h.

    The best sunsets on captiva island! Ask for Lindsay, she's the best!

    ed huston · December 16, 2013
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  • Diane M.

    Great place to come to just hang or have a nice meal. Great location right on the beach.

    Diane McKeever · December 14, 2013
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  • jeff s.

    Overpriced and the duck was way over cooked. $100 for 2 entrees an app and 1 dessert. The fish spread and creme brulee were very good though.

    jeff s · November 21, 2013
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  • Tara C.

    Smoked fish dip

    Tara Collins · October 28, 2013
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  • Michael G.

    Amazing sunset view

    Michael Gronau · September 4, 2013
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  • Emily B.

    We had fish and chips and the half duck. Both were super yummy, the duck was a large portion! For dessert mango cheesecake! Totally rocked!

    Emily Boulger · August 19, 2013
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  • Julie K.

    The captiva sandwich is awesome! And the hostess with dark hair is super sweet!

    Julie Keys · August 10, 2013
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  • Will T.

    Perfect location and great grouper.

    Will Thompson · August 6, 2013
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  • C. J. M.

    The food is good, but avoid the Key Lime pie because it's frozen!

    C. J. McElhinney · August 2, 2013
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  • Peri B.

    The ribeye was delicious and cooked to perfection (medium). Comments about it not being a proper pub because it serves just beer and wine should be embarrassed and clearly untraveled..

    Peri Baptista · July 19, 2013
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  • Chris H.

    Best location to eat with great views. Food and menu is decent. Nothing to write home about. We find the staff is always very friendly. Expect $18-$25 per plate.

    Chris Hensley · July 2, 2013
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  • Kathy I.

    Kelly is a great waitress! Everyone here has been very nice!

    Kathy Ingraham · May 19, 2013
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  • David C.

    Full of UK paraphernalia and great for sunsets but food always leaves me a bit dissapointed.

    David Cobb · May 2, 2013
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