Captain D’s is a fast-food restaurant chain that specializes in seafood and fish. Similar to Long John’s, the main competitor to it Silver’s, the prices of Captain D’s are higher than your typical fast food establishments since the menu is mostly whole meals.
At present, there are more than 600 Captain D’s restaurants across 23 states, with the majority of them located situated in the Midwest and South areas of the United States. The most well-known Captain D’s dishes are batter-dipped fish and country-style fish high-end shrimp, the skewers of shrimp, as well as Cajun-style fish tenders.
Includes 2 Regular Sides & 2 Hush Puppies
|Batter-Dipped Fish||2 Pc.||$6.39|
|Batter-Dipped Fish||3 Pc.||$7.39|
|Batter-Dipped Fish||4 Pc.||$8.29|
|Deluxe Seafood Platter||$8.69|
|2 Pc. Batter-Dipped Fish & 6 Pc. Butterfly Shrimp||$7.49|
|White Fish, 4 Pc. Shrimp, & Crab Meal||$7.49|
|Butterfly Shrimp||15 Pc.||$6.49|
Includes 2 Regular Sides & 2 Hush Puppies
|2 Pc. Batter-Dipped Fish & 2 Pc. Chicken||$7.79|
Includes 2 Regular Sides
|Ultimate Seafood Platter||$8.99|
|Fish & Popcorn Shrimp Meal||$6.99|
|Creamy Shrimp Scampi Meal||$6.99|
Includes 2 Regular Family Sides & Hush Puppies
|Seafood Feast (12 Batter Dipped Fish, 12 Butterfly Shrimp, 3 Seafood Stuffed Crab Shells)||$25.99|
|Battered Dipped Fish||10 Pc.||$19.99|
|Chicken Tenders||14 Pc.||$19.99|
|Fish Tenders & Chicken Tenders||$21.99|
|Family Style Side||$3.79|
|Premium Family Style Side||$4.99|
2 Regular Sides & Breadstick
|Surf & Turf||$7.99|
|Grilled White Fish & Shrimp Skewer||$8.29|
|Wild Alaskan Salmon||$7.99|
|Lemon Pepper White Fish||$6.49|
Limited Time $4.99 Full Meal Deals
Includes 2 Regular Sides & Hush Puppies
|Southern-Style Fish Tenders||$4.99|
|Nashville Hot Fish||$4.99|
|Butterfly Shrimp||12 Pc.||$4.99|
Includes a Fun Pack, Drink, & 2 Kid’s Sides
|Battered Dipped Fish||$3.99|
|Grilled Fish Tenders||$3.99|
Salads & Sandwiches
|Wild Alaskan Salmon Salad||$7.29|
|Shrimp Skewer Salad||$7.29|
|Chicken Salad (Crispy or Grilled)||$7.29|
|Great Little Fish Sandwich & Fries||$3.99|
|The Captain Sandwich||$4.79|
|The Captain Sandwich & Fries||$5.99|
|Butterfly Shrimp||6 Pc.||$2.49|
|Butterfly Shrimp||24 Pc.||$3.99|
|Mozzarella Sticks||8 Pc.||$2.29|
|Jalapeño Poppers||10 Pc.||$2.29|
|Batter Dipped Fish||1 Pc.||$2.29|
|Batter Dipped Fish||2 Pc.||$3.99|
|Chicken Tenders||2 Pc.||$2.49|
|Chicken Tenders||4 Pc.||$4.49|
|Grilled Steak Tips||$3.49|
|Hush Puppies||6 Pc.||$1.99|
|Great Little Fish Sandwich||$1.99|
|Clam Strips & Butterfly Shrimp||$3.99|
|Butterfly Shrimp (Limited Time)||12 Pc.||$3.29|
|Shrimp, Cheese & Bacon Bites (Limited Time)||6 Pc.||$3.29|
|Shrimp Jambalaya Soup (Limited Time)||Regular||$2.29|
|Shrimp Jambalaya Soup (Limited Time)||Large||$3.99|
|Funnel Cake Stix||$1.99|
|Cheesecake Strawberry Topping||$0.29|
|Georgia Pecan Pie (Limited Time)||$1.99|
|Apple Pie Bites (Limited Time)||$1.99|
|Green Beans with Country Ham||$1.79|
|Premium Side Salad||$2.18|
|Premium Mac ‘n Cheese||$2.18|
|Premium Corn on The Cob||$2.18|
|Premium Breaded Okra||$2.18|
|Premium Baked Potato||$2.18|
|Premium Loaded Baked Potato||$2.78|
|Gallon D’s Tea||$3.29|
Captain D’s was founded in 1969 in Donelson, Tennessee. The “D” in the name is the initial of the founder’s last name, Ray Danner.
Captain D’s prices have changed over the years and in 2007, the restaurant received an award for Best Menu Revamp. The restaurant got a major facelift during that time period.
Captain D’s FAQ
WHAT KIND OF FISH DOES CAPTAIN D’S USE?
Captain D’s uses Pollock, Catfish, Tilapia, Salmon, Whitefish, Shrimp, Clams as well as Crab as menu options. Captain D’s utilizes the fish that they catch from their own fishermen.
WHAT DOES THE D STAND FOR IN CAPTAIN D’S?
Captain D’s D that is in the Captain’s comes an ode to the founder’s last name, Danner.
WHAT TIME DOES CAPTAIN D’S OPEN?
Captain D’s usually opens at 10:10 a.m. From Monday until Sunday. Hours of operation can vary based on the location.
WHAT TIME DOES CAPTAIN D’S CLOSE?
Captain D’s closes at 9:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday in most locations, however this could vary depending on the location.
WHAT YEAR WAS CAPTAIN D’S FOUNDED?
Captain D’s was founded on 5 August 1969.
WHERE WAS THE FIRST CAPTAIN D’S OPENED?
Captain D’s was the first. Captain D’s was opened in Donelson, Nashville, Tennessee. The current location of the restaurant is located in Nashville and the restaurant’s headquarters are in Nashville, too.
WHO OWNS CAPTAIN D’S?
Sentinel Capital Partners owns Captain D’s. The private equity company bought the restaurant in the year 2017.
HOW MANY CAPTAIN D’S RESTAURANTS ARE THERE?
There are over the 530 Captain D’s locations in the United States.
WHO STARTED CAPTAIN D’S?
Ray Danner, Sr. was the first to start Captain D’s.
HOW DID CAPTAIN D’S GET ITS NAME?
Captain D’s was named from the person who founded the fast food franchise Ray Danner, with the “D” in his last name being a symbol. But, when the first restaurant established, it was named Mr. D’s Fish as well as Hamburgers. After the restaurant began to achieve success selling seafood, their name was changed into Captain D’s in 1974
Captain D’s Contact Details
Captain D’s Head Office Address: 624 Grassmere Park Drive, Suite 30, Nashville, Tennessee 37211
Captain D’s Phone Number: 800-314-4819
You can also contact the team of Captain D’s by using the contact form on their website.
Social Media Profiles
Facebook Page- facebook.com/CaptainDs/
Instagram Account- instagram.com/captaindsseafood
Twitter Handle- twitter.com/captainds
YouTube Channel- youtube.com/channel/captainds
LinkedIn Account- linkedin.com/company/captain-d’s