The fast-casual seafood concept that’s in a category of one.

No other seafood restaurant even comes close.



Captain D’s is the nation’s leading fast-casual seafood restaurant. Our truly unique menu, service, and pricing has helped us capture a growing share of the fast-casual market and helped fuel our rapid expansion.

Sea how we outperform the competition.


Dine in, drive-thru and carryout fuel our impressive Average Annual Revenue – which the competition can’t beat

We serve a higher-quality menu including fish that is freshly grilled, never microwaved

of our 500+ restaurants in 22 states are corporately owned, which means we’re as invested in our restaurant’s success as our Franchise Owners

Design and kitchen innovations drive your ROI by reducing build out costs by 25% and keeping labor costs low

Plenty of multi-unit opportunities allow you to own your market

Here’s what makes Captain D’s such a great catch.

Only Captain D’s can boast an excellent product at a phenomenal price, with a dining experience that will keep customers coming back for more.

Jimmy Jamshed, Multi-unit Franchise Owner

Complement your portfolio with Captain D’s.

Just like Jimmy did.

We’re ranked by the best.

Ranked #1 in the miscellaneous QSR category – 2019 Entrepreneur Top Food Franchises

Nation’s Restaurant News, Consumer Picks 2018 Top 50 Beloved Brands

Ranked #5 for Franchisee satisfaction – 2018 Franchise Business Review Top 30 Food and Beverage Franchises

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