Relaxation and entertainment are at the their finest when you go on a Captiva Retreat. From breathtaking scenery to lush golf course greens, there is a little bit of something for everyone. A Captiva Retreat appeals to many tourists, including those looking for a romantic getaway as well as those wanting to go on a family vacation. Regardless of your reason for coming to Captiva Island, there is lots of entertainment and nightlife to be enjoyed. Here's a look at the top six nightlife hotspots you'll definitely want to visit on your next trip to Captiva Island.
With reasonable prices and a large menu, the Sunshine Cafe has exquisite food for the entire family. If you are a fan of seafood, this cafe is definitely for you. The crab cakes on the appetizer menu are one of the best food items in all of Captiva Island. For those of you looking for a romantic atmosphere, the Sunshine Cafe is the perfect place to take your special someone out to dinner.
The Mucky Duck
Most bars and lounges on Captiva Island can be reached on foot. If you're not up for walking, a quick bike ride will get you to most of the hotspots. A trip to Captiva Island is never complete unless you stop in at the Mucky Duck. Founded in the 1970's as an English-style pub, this used-to-be tea house is probably the most popular bar on the island. Providing beautiful views of the sunset, you'll enjoy a delightful atmosphere, great food, and even better drinks.
Pirate Playhouse and The Schoolhouse Theatre
If you're not careful, you will pass this great little hotspot without a second notice. The Pirate Playhouse is home to the performance of several famous productions, and with 180 seats, you won't have to worry about getting a good seat. Another nightlife theatre you won't want to pass by is The Schoolhouse Theatre. Recently renovated, this theatre puts a variety of plays, including both old and new pieces.
Last on the list for the best nightlife spots on Captiva Island is Biddles Bucket. This family-friendly establishment serves up lots of fun fare and sits in the commercial district of Sanibel. If you are looking for a great way to spend a few hours with your children, then Biddles Bucket is the place to come for dinner. They will enjoy both a frog tank and arcade to keep them plenty busy while waiting on their food.