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Elena's South Restaurant

615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
+1 941-575-1888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“turkey club” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
“gyro” (5 reviews)
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07:00 - 20:00 Hours
American, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We stopped in for breakfast and were not disappointed. Got in just before the crowd and were seated right away. Food was what you would expect from a good old fashioned diner. Very good and service was great.

Thank TheGreatNorthShore
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Okay, so when you first walk in, it’s a bit of an eclectic look. Don’t let the checkerboard tiles and miss matched benches fool you. The food is wonderful. Portion sizes are great, food was hot, and there was something for everyone on their menu....More

Thank susuplaces
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Very busy when we showed up with people waiting, luckily we were seated in about 5 minutes. The menu has everything to choose from for the makings of a great breakfast. The prices are extremely reasonable and service outstanding.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We rode bikes to Elena's for breakfast on vacation. They had good, basic, breakfast food and fast, efficient service. It was packed. They serve breakfast all day. I had a two egg and sausage special, my husband had an omelet, and my daughter had a...More

Thank MammaMia87
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Had a very nice breakfast/omelette at this very popular and busy restaurant. Waitresses are great, friendly and informative. Would go there again.

Thank reisenelisa1
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Nice neighborhood restaurant Had crepes with a fruit cup very good Great cup of coffee will be back again

Thank wiliec
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

In the main, you can split American diners (the people not the establishments) into two groups. Those that want huge portions on their plates to eat and those that want huge (to some of us, over-facing) portions on their plates so they can take half...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This place is ALWAYS busy and with good reason! Very friendly service, home cooked food and reasonable prices. Had lunch here today and it was another great experience. Hubby had a breakfast and I had the taco salad. Food was hot and tasty and we...More

1  Thank Screwball
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Just looking at the population who frequent this restaurant will tell you that it offers great food, at a very reasonable price. Breakfast (at least most items) is served throughout the day; and the specials posted on the chalk board outside of the door show...More

1  Thank ArkansasTraveler1945
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Driving through Punta Gorda and decided to stop for lunch Saw Elena’s so thought we would give it a try They were very busy with almost every table filled The food was ok and service was very good Large menu to choose from and prices...More

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Chrisy R
16 June 2018|
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Response from WAYNE B | Reviewed this property |
It is a family restaurant with a lot of meat dishes they do have salads, eggs ,various vegetables etc. You would have to check out their menu and see for yourself to make your decision
Don R
24 November 2016|
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Response from dgyuen | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure!
19 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-575-1888
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