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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 22 February 2017

I order a filet mignon paid $40 per cut plus the sides it was so though I only had a couple bites and brought it home for my Dogs. My husbands and my nephew was the same way. We obviously never gonna be back there....More

1  Thank mrsbiggs01
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

What a French treat this dowdy looking restaurant is. It is really hard to locate. It appears shabby from the outside but delightful inside. The menu was varied and international. My fois gras appetizer was perfect in every way. It was the real thing not...More

1  Thank rxnutt
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food tastes very good. It is well presented. 20 persons all got their meals at the same time. Would have given 5 stars if the there was a choice of house wine. There was only 1 red and 1 white on offer for $8...More

Thank anakie
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wonderful food, pleasant atmosphere. Definitely a 5 star experience! Make sure to call for reservations.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Making reservation is good because they re always busy. Ordered martinis are where great. Calamari app was good crispy with nice chili sauce also tomatoe salad fresh nice and red. My dinner the filet with lobster macaroni it was nice and tender just wish had...More

Thank Bob5by
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Chef/owner has won several awards for her expertise in culinary achievements & it is certainly evident in the menu, service & perfect pairings. It's a little hard to find although in the center of Punta Gorda (down an alley way) & also pricey but as...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Perfect Caper has been our go-to place for special occasions - birthdays, anniversaries...or just a nice night out. Lunch and dinner are both wonderful, and the service is excellent.

Thank SdcLvginParadise
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We didn't have reservations, but staff accommodated us with a table in the bar area. Bartender and our server were excellent. Our food was very well prepared, excellent presentation and tasted delicious. We had calamari as an app and it was cooked perfectly. The scallops...More

Thank Judy080360
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We reserve this place for special treats and love to take visitors there. The food never fails to impress. Our most recent visit saw the ambiance improved by better lighting and a roomier feel. The appetizers, though pricy, are generously sized and most could be...More

Thank Anniebeau413
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were, thankfully, starving when we arrived and so ordered and shared many items! Started with the Crispy Shrimp and Sweet & Spicy Calamari, OMG! Then shared the Beet Tower Salad w avocado and chèvre, wonderful! My husband ordered the Duck confit...More

Thank llynnm
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
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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