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Old 10-08-2012, 08:01 AM   #1
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Yachtsman Steak house or Captians Grille?

Which is better and what did you like and why?
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Old 10-08-2012, 08:05 AM   #2
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We've never eaten at Captains Grille, but we loved Yachtsman Steakhouse. The filet we had was so tender you could cut it with a butter knife. We loved the quiet atmosphere and we had a great table as we were seated close to a window where we had a beautiful view of SAB at night, which made a great dinner setting .
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:58 AM   #3
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Captains Grille is a decent casual place with good food. Yachtsman Steakhouse is a signature place with incredible food and service but a high price tag. What are you looking for?


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Old 10-08-2012, 03:52 PM   #4
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If you have a choice I would stay away from Captains Grill. Really nothing special. I have eaten there several times food average and service below average.

Yachtsman is very good. Great food and service.
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Old 10-08-2012, 08:22 PM   #5
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They are very different in terms of level of food and service and it's like comparing apples to oranges.That said I would pick Yachtsmen hands down.
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:26 PM   #6
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There is a reason that Yachtsman is signature dining & the other is not......Yachtsman is much better. No contest.
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:32 PM   #7
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I actually don't consider them an either this or that. They are two totally different places with entirely different menus.

If you are looking for a wonderful steak then YSH.

The only thing they have in common are location. IMHO!

We do like the pre fixe option at CG. Food was good - service was so slow it was insane!

We just ate there Friday night - I kept blaming DH and asking him why he had to order chowder....it takes a long time to make. Seriously two hour dinner.
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:26 PM   #8
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I actually don't consider them an either this or that. They are two totally different places with entirely different menus.

If you are looking for a wonderful steak then YSH.

The only thing they have in common are location. IMHO!

We do like the pre fixe option at CG. Food was good - service was so slow it was insane!

We just ate there Friday night - I kept blaming DH and asking him why he had to order chowder....it takes a long time to make. Seriously two hour dinner.
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Old 10-11-2012, 05:33 PM   #9
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If you want a steakhouse, Shulas in the Swan/Dolphin is great. It's not a Disney restaurant but its one of the top steakhouses in the US

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Old 10-11-2012, 05:37 PM   #10
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We haven't been to Yachtsman yet, but we have always enjoyed Captain's Grille for dinner. We've only had good food and service, although I agree that it's a bit slow there. It's more of a leisurely casual dinner. Prices are good, though.
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Old 10-11-2012, 08:25 PM   #11
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The Yachtsman is hands-down our favorite!!
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Old 10-11-2012, 08:54 PM   #12
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I was at WDW a couple of weeks ago and had the Deluxe Dining Plan. We LOVED Yachtsman Steakhouse. The service and food were our favorite of the trip.

We did have an unplanned breakfast at Captain's Grill and also enjoyed that. It was nice to have a casual but very tasty breakfast buffet at the end of our trip.
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Old 10-11-2012, 09:26 PM   #13
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Yachtsman is awesome. Captain's Grille is fine. We walked in without reservations to a dining room that was 90% empty. Food was decent, but certainly not something I'd plan ahead for. Not with all the choices at Disney.
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we just went to the yachtsmen & it was my favorite steak out of all of the ones we had get the truffle mac & chz!!!!
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Our one experience with YS was just "so-so". On the other hand, we recently had dinner at Capt.'s Grill & had a great dinner. I second the statement about Shulas. It's in a league of its own!
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