Head On or Headless? Choosing the Best Shrimp

The ocean provides us with a wide variety of delectable food that humans have been taking advantage of for thousands of years. Among the creatures great and small that have unsurpassed popularity are shrimp. They’re abundant and can be prepared in a variety of ways. A point of debate for the most dedicated seafood aficionados is whether they’re better served with the head on or off. Today, we’ll attempt to get to the bottom of this dilemma. 

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Lobster Fest at Captain Eddie’s

When discussing the topic of seafood, lobster is easily the most decadent. Often associated with high society and decadent feasts limited to those with a disposable income. At Captain Eddie’s seafood, we agree that lobster is delicious and decadent, but it’s also accessible to anyone who wishes to partake. We’re dedicating the second Wednesday of every month to this delightful dish. Aside from its succulent taste, lobster is healthy for you. Don’t believe us? Read on to learn about how beneficial lobster is as a regular part of your diet. 

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Best Seafood for Your 4th of July Cookout

Fourth of July is right around the corner and we all know what that means: it’s time to grill and chill!  Captain Eddie’s Seafood Restaurant boasts one of the best seafood markets around, and can supply you with all your Independence Day grilling needs!  We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite kinds of seafood to toss on the grill, read on to find out more!

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Health Benefits of Eating Fish

If you’ve ever visited Captain Eddie’s Seafood, you’ve likely been impressed with our large selection, exquisite cuisine, and the best-tasting food from the sea. In an age where almost everyone is trying to eat better and take steps to benefit their health, fish contains many elements that can allow you to maximize the benefits and lead to a happier, healthier, existence. Just n case you don’t believe us, we’ve gathered a few tasty tidbits of information to satisfy your appetite for healthy eating. 

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The Advantages of Casual Dining Over of Fine Dining

There are few occasions more enjoyable than going out to dinner. Sitting around a table with family and friends, enjoying cold drinks, warm food, and casual conversation. Americans LOVE to eat out, and now that social distancing restrictions have mostly been lifted and life has returned to a state of relative normalcy, the idea of patronizing our favorite establishments is at the very top of the list of things to enjoy once again. We’re not here to dissect menus, appetites, or even your Friday night plans. However, casual dining has a distinct advantage over fine dining, and we’ve amassed a shortlist of the reasons why. 

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Try Our Gator Bites!

Get ready for a fun little deep dive into one of our favorite dishes here at Captain Eddie’s: Gator Bites. We have a real advantage in Sarasota because we have access to all sorts of gator meat right in our own backyard.

We want to take a quick moment to remind everyone why you should try our gator bites.

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Benefits of Eating Oysters

When it comes to seafood, there are endless amounts of delicious options. One choice that may not always be a fan favorite is oysters. Oysters are a fresh fish delicacy with a chewy texture that some either love or have not been so eager to try. Eating Oysters is actually very beneficial to your health. If you haven’t yet, here are some reasons to add oysters to your diet. 

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