Enjoying Valentine’s Day in Nokomis

With the month of January approaching its inevitable conclusion, February will be here before you know it. And, as you know, February is known for two distinctive things. The first, it’s the shortest month of the calendar year. The second is Valentine’s day. And, if you and your partner aren’t sure what to do on … Read more

Enjoying the Best Winter Soups

Depending on where you live, dealing with winter can become an arduous task. It also doesn’t help that this time of year, it’s accompanied by the stress and hustle of the holiday season. If you’re someone who’s constantly on the go and needs a bit of a respite from the cold, you might want to … Read more

Get the Best Stone Crabs & Live Music at Captain Eddie’s

Consuming mouthwatering foods is certainly one of the best indulgences that life has to offer. Scrumptious stone crabs are a highly sought-after type of seafood, and Florida’s stone crab season begins on October 15th. This wonderful time of year runs through May 2nd, allowing fans many months to take advantage of this popular shellfish. When … Read more

How Appetizers Became So Popular

When you sit down at a restaurant, one of the first things you do is check out the appetizers on the menu. Oftentimes we order some appetizers to hold us over before our meal or share with friends. Appetizers are common now, but they weren’t always this popular. To learn how appetizers became so popular, … Read more

Enjoying Flounder in October

One of the first things that people notice when they come to Captain Eddie’s Seafood is our wide selection. The food that the sea provides for us is diverse and full of several healthy attributes that are beneficial. As we move into the month of October, it’s the ideal time to partake in flounder. While … Read more

A Brief History of Fried Calamari

Many seafood dishes are enjoyed worldwide and are not exclusive to one location. Among these different dishes, fried calamari is one of the most popular. While the thought of dining on fried squid might seem unappetizing, its unique taste has several eaters all over the world asking for seconds. Today, we’ll dive into a brief history of this succulent seafood dish that some people can’t get enough of. 

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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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