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 StreetLondonE1W 2NE
- +44 (0)20 7480 5759
- Public transport:
- Wapping, Underground
Top 5 reviews of Captain Kidd
I've lived in London for nearly 10 years but had never been to Wapping until the other day. It is a massive hassle to get to but the journey is worth it for the Captain Kidd. This is a Sam Smith's pub so expect their brand drinks at reasonable prices instead of the usual pub stuff. The place is situated right on the water and as there was a large group of us our table in the upstairs dining... more
Probably my second favorite sam smith pub. The barkeep could have been a little nicer. This pub is very nice, but not as old as you may think, built in 1980. I love the outdoor area with the riverfront views. Really nice spot. The kitchen is closed on Mondays (or Tuesday after a bank holiday). more
Popped by this place not expecting much and was pleasantly surprised by warm and spacious themed interiors and really lovely service. Excellent menu signage indicating what items were vegetarian or vegan, and the mushroom wellington and aubergine/beet curry were both surprising and excellent vegetarian dishes. more
A perfectly serviceable Sam Smith's pub with a great patch of concrete outside- perfect view of Canary Wharf; excellent if you work around there and want to be reminded of your day job during the weekend... (or generally excellent in general)
Inside it's dark with nooks and crannies, toilets are not too disgusting on our visit.
It basically is what you'd expect from a Sam Smith pub- nowadays... more
Here we go: sadly another example of a pub with self-righteous staff imagining themselves trade union leaders standing up for bureaucracy. Customers are a hassle. In an empty restaurant, my family are rejected to secondary seating away from our own choice due to the fact that we won't occupy all seats. Well good bye. Although I'm not that unreasonable to recognise that tables need to be... more