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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“calamari” (56 reviews)
“duck” (30 reviews)
“filet” (33 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 10 November 2016

INCREDIBLE food!!! Everything is made fresh to order! Very classy!!! Wonderful, personal service! Love!!!! ....oh & amazing dessert ;)

1  Thank Kendall B
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Returning after 21 months I found little had changed at this cosy restaurant. The menu was the same, the service was still impeccable and the food exquisite. The handful of specials were interesting, including the Thai mussels with french fries. As before, the Duck a...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic well prepared food in a good atmosphere. Very accommodating and friendly service and well worth the price. My only critique is it was a little cold inside - time to change the A/C a little!

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Everything about this restaurant is wonderful it has great ambience. The service is excellent and the food absolutely to die for.

2  Thank Sue U
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

To enjoy great French food. Tucked away in the village of Punta Gorda a small town south of Venice and Sarasota where the big boys have the restaurants, The Perfect Caper is beyond perfection. A quaint restaurant with excellent ambiance, superior service, and unbelievably good...More

1  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Service excellent, food great, wine good. Just a little dark Live locally and will keep going to this restaurant Recommend to others

Thank mschips3
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Another great meal at the Caper. We started with a Pomegranate Flip martini and the Calamari appetizer. I had the shrimp and grits which were good. My son had a filet mignonette which he enjoyed. My wife loved the mussels. The service was excellent as...More

2  Thank Stelly3665
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I had the perfect meal--grouper. Only in Florida can I get grouper and this was fabulous. The wait staff is courteous and efficient, the food was terrific and the ambiance was perfect. The wine list was also excellent. I would definitely go back and recommend...More

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We went here for my parents anniversary dinner and it was very good. Cocktails were strong, my husband really liked the black Manhattan. As far as the entrees were very good. I personally wouldn't pick the strip steak again. It's was just okay. The best...More

Thank WeeBritt88
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We waited over 45 minutes before our drink order was filled and over an hour to get our first course. The food was delicious but we never expected that a dinner would take so long to be served.

Thank David A
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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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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