When it comes to that all-important decision of where to dine, Punta Gorda offers an amazing number of restaurants. In this waterfront city where fresh seafood is king, there are several restaurants such as The Village Fish Market in Fishermen’s Village for lunch or dinner. Experience a more casual family-style setting at Peace River Seafood & Crab Shack in an authentic Florida Cracker House. For a more upscale eclectic atmosphere with extraordinary menu items dine at Trabue Restaurant where fresh and modern American fare is offered. Diners also have the option to relax outside in the delightful garden patio. Equally captivating try Laishley’s Crab House overlooking Charlotte Harbor. Dine at the award-winning The Perfect Caper, featuring Asian-Fusion foods accented with French and American flavors. For a more fun, lively atmosphere, head over to TT’s (The Tiki).
This just touches on the surface of what Punta Gorda has to offer! If you get through all there is to offer in Punta Gorda – and that will take some time – take your palate to Port Charlotte, Naples, Sarasota and Fort Myers, all within a reasonable driving distance, for lunch and dinner. Check out Trip Advisor’s detailed, long list of restaurant locations and reviews.