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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“calamari” (51 reviews)
“chop salad” (6 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 20 April 2016

Weekdays the lunch menu offers two for one pricing; there's a happy hour every evening and the atmosphere is lovely; however, the food is completely amazing and some of the best I've ever eaten. The staff is courteous, friendly and caters to your every wish....More

1  Thank Devonrex03
Reviewed 12 April 2016

After an incredibly frustratingly afternoon arguing with the knuckleheads at Fort Myers airport, we decided on dinner out, our first visit to The Perfect Caper. While we were aware that it was on the pricier side, the dinner was worth every penny. The entrees, especially...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Recently we met two other couples for a lunch gathering as full time residents rarely take time to do so the group settled on the Caper. When we walked in we were greeted nicely by the long term maitre'd and then we stated no reservation...More

Thank H20T
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Reservations a must. Arrived on a Wednesday evening and it was busy from the time I arrived (early) and lined up when I left. Their is a Prix Fix menu which is cheaper with smaller portions than the regular menu; had to ask for this...More

Thank milosh
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The Caper delivers great cuisine and service. We frequent them for special occasions and have not been disappointed. Their duck is excellent.

Thank J8290KSdonr
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

The food was so good we couldn't believe it. We had a burger with bacon and brie,lobster mac and cheese and they give you a little dessert cube. It's really yummy. You should dress up a bit. It's not typical Punta gorda. You'll be glad...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The restaurant is nice, cozy, warm and friendly. The food and service were outstanding. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting the Punta Gorda area.

Thank dale179
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Best calamari ever. Best chocolate cake. Excellent food every time. We winter in PG FL and this is the restaurant we visit first each year. We go mostly for lunch because of our budget but suppers are a super treat and sometimes we just have...More

Thank figures98765
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We had lunch with some friends and we love it. We did not like the fact that the place is dark but we can do with it. The server was great and attentive and she was fast. You can see that this chef takes pride...More

1  Thank Stefan A
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Nothing better than a night out for drinks and a burger. I am on a personal mission to find the best burger around and this ranks right up there! The Perfect Caper offers lots of great dishes, just be prepared to spend a little more...More

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Linda S
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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, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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