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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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“calamari” (58 reviews)
“duck” (32 reviews)
“filet” (35 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 weeks ago

Exquisite atmosphere with very classy cocktails. The wine list also stellar. Our dinner was an exceptional experience. Hope we visit Punta Gorda again just to come to this establishment

Thank pgchamberldy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Filet was the best I have had in Southwest Florida, Service was impeccable. It is best to have a reservation

Thank distinctivepalate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place. A bit on the expensive side, in my personal opinion, but great for that special occasion. Service and food were impeccable.

Thank Nana H
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I had heard about this restaurant for a long time and finally got to experience it. Sunday, Monday & tuesday, you can order off their pric fixe menu....what a delight. The calamari and the small steak were perfectly cooked....and, tho I don’t eat bread....their bread...More

Thank judijean
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I often wonder why it is called the Perfect Caper especially because it is located next to the Juvenile Detention Center. All that really matters is the restaurant is very good from the minute you walk in until you leave. They are gracious, the service...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We moved from Atlanta (restaurant Mecca) to Southwest Fl earlier this year, and while we’ve found some places where ambiance was good, or wine choices were good, food was prepared well or service was top-rate...until tonight, we hadn’t found, “The Complete Package,” a restaurant that...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

In a party of four we each had a different appetizer but all four agreed the halibut special looked too good to pass up. And we were not disappointed. My starter was the foie gras...perfection! Others really enjoyed the gigantic spicy shrimp and, of course,...More

Thank KKemp
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This was our second dining experience here. We had a very nice dinner but were pleasantly surprised at what a great place it was for a lunch experience also. The service is wonderful. I had one of the best burgers ever, done with a nice...More

1  Thank jimmyray58
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The Perfect Caper exudes class from its wine selection to varied menu to a very efficient staff! We've enjoyed lunch on several occasions, as well! Love the atmosphere!

1  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Delicious Food!!! But the cocktails are AMAZING 😉!!! Everyone is very attentive and friendly. You won’t regret it 👍🏼👍🏼

1  Thank Cheryl B
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22 February 2018|
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Response from Marcia M | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they would allow you in. But it is a very upscale restaurant with prices that match. If it is your nature, you might not be comfortable.
Linda S
23 May 2017|
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Response from Jin C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, she still owns this restaurant in Punta Gorda, Florida.
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
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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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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