Captain Kidd


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.

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108 Wapping High Street, Limehouse, London, E1W 2NE

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+44 (0)20 7480 5759

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Captain Kidd

108 Wapping High Street
+44 (0)20 7480 5759
Public transport:
Wapping, Underground


4 out of 5 based on 21 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Captain Kidd

1.0 out of 5 14 May 2014
by Andrew T.

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

4.0 out of 5 24 March 2014
by Emma M.

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

1.0 out of 5 29 August 2013
by Brad C.

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

5.0 out of 5 20 March 2013
by Sara D.

Buen sitio para ir a tomarse una pintas baratitas y disfrutar de las vistas del Támesis, ya que tiene una terraza enorme con unas vistas estupendas.

Si no te pilla de camino merece la pena acercarse un día con buen tiempo y disfrutar de un buen rato mirando los barcos pasar.

Además te atienden estupendamente, y como el local (tanto por dentro como por fuera) es amplio no tendrás problema en...more

3.0 out of 5 24 November 2008
by Corinna H.

From the Wapping High Street this pub looks like nothing special, with an old warehouse front and not much to hint at what you'll find inside. However this is simply the façade and as you walk through into the courtyard to the tavern, it appears Captain Kidd has a lot to offer.

Named after Captain William Kidd, who was convicted of piracy and hanged in Wapping in the 1700, the pub walls hang...more