Connecticut May 23, 2019
This Ocean-Themed Restaurant And Boardwalk In Connecticut Is Epic Summer Fun For The Whole Family
In Connecticut, it feels like we’ve been moving toward summer at a snail’s pace. But now that we’re seeing a string of sunny warm days, you’re probably itching to get outside and do something! This ocean-themed boardwalk and restaurant is a bustling shoreline gem perfect for a family outing.
Captain's Cove has been a summer family-fun spot on the waterfront since the 1980s. Put on some sunscreen, grab your flip flops and head to Bridgeport to enjoy the sunshine.
You'll discover Captain's Cove right on the waterfront and the views of the marina can't be beat. With multiple attractions, everyone in the family will find something to love about this ocean-themed boardwalk.
Stroll the boardwalk dotted with vibrant jelly bean colored shops.
Each shop is a new surprise loaded with trinkets, candy, ice cream, accessories, and more.
Coming soon are two ocean-themed escape rooms. Become a detective at the Mermaid Hotel or transform into a spy on Captain Caleb Brewster's ship.
Smaller kids can enter their own world of pretend by playing on the pint-sized fleet of wooden ships.
Captain's Cove is also home to a sailing school, local scuba diving shop, and fishing charters.
When hunger strikes, the casual dockside restaurant will do the trick. Loaded with nautical decor including a replica of the Titanic suspended from the ceiling, this eatery will keep the kids spellbound.
Enjoy a seat inside or out in the open air. Wednesday through Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., kids can play the treasure hunt game included with their meal.
Find all of your favorite New England seafood classics on the menu plus kid-pleasing options like hot dogs and burgers.
Adults can find plenty of refreshment at the boat shaped bar. Sip on frozen drinks, breezy cocktails, and all your favorite beers.
Live music keeps the mood festive and the scenery is guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Whether you arrive by land or sea, head to Captain's Cove for some much needed summer fun!
The Restaurant is open Tuesday - Sunday from 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. and the bar stays open until midnight on weekdays and Sundays, and until 1 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. The boardwalk shops are open Wednesday - Friday from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. For more information visit their
Captain’s Cove Marina isn’t the
only ocean-themed attraction in Bridgeport. For rainy day family fun, visit this spectacular bowling alley with an under-the-sea vibe you’ll love.