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The Perfect Caper

121 E Marion Ave, Unit 121, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-3635
+1 941-505-9009
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“prix fixe menu” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (51 reviews)
“duck” (29 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
121 E Marion Ave, Unit 121, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-3635
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Worth every penny. Had a hard time deciding but the house chop salad is perfect. The snapper special was awesome, ate every bit, no take home this time.

Thank 14,424
Reviewed 5 days ago

Punta Gorda was a halfway point for an old friend and I to meet for lunch. I read the various restaurant reviews and chose this restaurant, as it was touted to be one of the best. In all honesty, if I were rating just the...More

Thank JoAnn B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We happened upon this place on our first visit to PG. It has quickly become our favorite place when we are here. The only place to have a really good meal here in PG!

Thank kimm0464
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We try to visit the Perfect Caper on each visit to SW Florida. We also arrive before our reservation to have a drink at the bar (sit at the bar and chat with the awesome bartenders). They have creative drinks (both on the menu and...More

1  Thank tj00071
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I must admit that when I pulled into the parking lot I wondered where I was going! Don’t judge this book by its cover because when you turn the page it’s a remarkable experience. Upon entering the door I encountered a beautiful restaurant with an...More

Thank BlueMarlinDave
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I love this restaurant, the food is always beyond delicious, a Capertini starts the evening perfectly and the food is just sublime.

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We enjoyed appetizers, salad, entrees, wine, dessert and coffee. My spouse ordered the vegetarian pate made of mushrooms that he enjoyed. I prefer their chicken based pate but not enough to order just for me so I went with the lobster tacos special. There was...More

Thank SunshineLadybird
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Our neighbors rave about this restaurant and that is their favorite in this area. The four of us went there for lunch and we were very pleased with the service, decor and food. Actually my husband and I were surprised about the intimate atmosphere. One...More

Thank Jin C
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We try to go to perfect Caper at least once a month. The food is excellent with delightful touches that don’t overwhelm but make everything that much better. Bet place to go for a wonderful time! The pork belly tacos are incredible and the duck...More

Thank kwittkamp
Reviewed 31 October 2017

These folks know seafood and they know service, this is perhaps the finest dining establishment in Punta Gorda, perhaps Charlotte county. Don't miss the mussels and whatever fish special is on the menu that evening. Out of season this is generally a pretty accessible restaurant,...More

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Linda S
23 May 2017|
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Response from Karl F | Reviewed this property |
Linda i am not sure about the ownership of this resturant. BG. Karl.
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carolyn c
23 January 2016|
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Response from C W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Great bar area. We love to eat at bar. Very social
29 November 2015|
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Response from Stan K | Reviewed this property |
they were as of two weeks ago
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 E Marion Ave, Unit 121, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-3635
    (Nesbit St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-505-9009
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