It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere, and By Somewhere, we Mean Captain Eddie’s Seafood

If you’re familiar with the recorded work of Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffet, then you’re familiar with the phrase “it’s 5 O’clock somewhere.” When work gets stressful and the weight of our obligations feels like they’re just too much to bear, a libation to alleviate the situation at hand can be a great way to de-stress. While we aren’t advocating for drinking on the job, and we advise that you exercise responsibility and moderation when knocking back a cold one with the boys (and girls), partaking in a happy hour can have quite a few benefits. 

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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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Get Yourself Some “Softies” Before it’s Too Late!

When it comes to exploring the vast world of seafood, there are an almost endless variety of cuisines, delicacies, and methods of preparation. Like many forms of art, the ideal and best-tasting variety isn’t cut and dry and is entirely subjective to individual taste. Objectivity and personal taste aside, you’ll be extremely hard-pressed to find someone who has negative comments to make about soft shell crabs. So, what is it about these delectable morsels that makes them so popular among casual and die-hard fans of seafood? We’re about to find out. 

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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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