Captain Kidd is a converted warehouse pub, situated very close to the site of the Execution Dock where Kidd was hung for piracy and murder. They serve a variety of beers, wines, spirits and cocktails as well as modern European dishes from an A La Carte menu. They provide outside seating on the terrace.
Venue Details & Map
108 Wapping High StreetLimehouseLondonE1W 2NE
- +44 (0)20 7480 5759
- Public transport:
- Wapping, Underground
This is a lovely riverside pub that is spoilt by awful food.
The pub grub at its most average. Shame really because it would be mobbed if it sorted this out.
Not helped by the Sam Smiths beers either.
I won't be returning for some time and then only in the hope that things have changed because the location and the outside beer garden on the river is great.more
Nice pub, right on the water, so it offers brilliant views - especially if you go outside.
The vibe is very casual and fun. Everyone seems friendly and at ease. They serve some lovely cider on draft and best of all, they serve chilli peanuts - and not the plasticky kind either!
The whole place is made of dark wood and it has loads of little nooks and crannies, rooms off of rooms and places...more
To be honest, the pub doesn't look extremely special, but it has its own magic!
Especially at night when the weather is calm (doesn't happen very often these days, but still - it's lovely in the summer), the full moon is right in front of you and a pint of Taddy Lager is in your hand.
I don't need nothing more!
I've never tried the food, because I go there for the atmosphere.
The beer is...more
Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice shame on me!
I love this pub for a quick drink as it's very close to home. It's a real shame that the upstairs space which is beautiful is wasted on perhaps the worst food you'll come across in all of London. I have given the food several chances and today's food was so disgusting that I had to update my post.
The reason I tried again is that the...more
Good pint of bitter. Crap food. Do not eat here. I ordered a mushroom Wellington and it was clearly microwaved or heated in some other way from frozen - and not well might I add. Mine was mostly frozen/cold in the middle. When I asked for HP sauce to go with my potatoes I was given catsup. My American accent isn't that thick. C'mon.more