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Torch Bistro

$$ - $$$, , American
2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
+1 941-575-3505
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (40 reviews)
“osso bucco” (16 reviews)
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Bar, Grill, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well priced, tasty and good. Love their specialty drinks, like the flatbread. Haven’t tried dessert there yet......

Thank Lilliana M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Bob was great to work with, helping us plan this event. Shane, Heidi, Enzo and Crew, who managed the event on location, are marvelously genuine, professional, and caring. They provided fantastic support to help make our event a major success. The food, including hors d'oeuvres,...More

Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

As good as homemade and we didn’t have to clean up! Small buffet but just what we wanted for Thanksgiving dinner and everything was delicious. We’ll be back for regular dinners at reasonable prices and friendly service.

Thank Bobbe L
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Some of the ladies of the group 'The Real Housewives of Deep Creek in Punta Gorda, FL' are very thankful for everything that was done to help Puerto Rico on Sat Nov 11th, 2017. You gave us a great spot to gather those that wanted...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I sat at the outside bar where all the employees including the owner go to smoke and I am a reformed smoker who hates to smell it. We’ll Florida laws approve it! I had a Caesar salad that was pretty lame. Chopped lettuce small croutons...More

Thank Tweets7
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Good home some family restaurant. The owners shane & heidi & the whole staff make you feel home. Good food & drinks.

Thank John R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Labor Day as other places were closed. Glad we did. Server was fantastic. We had fried pickles, a awesome Rueben, and my wife had a salad that was beautiful. The menu is well balanced with gourmet delights, and comfort food. Positive environment, good...More

Thank letsast
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Another fine dinner at Torch Bar & Grill at 2113 Tamiami Tr. in Punta Gorda. Again my husband had Pork Awesome Buco dinner, and my daughter had a children's chicken tenders meal, but ME, on the other hand, I had a Philly Cheesesteak! We have...More

Thank Amy7110
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for your amazing review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We had the best dinner and the wait staff was so personal and accommodating.. Enzo our greeter put a big smile on our faces.. refreshing to see such an amazing young boy acting so mature.. We loved everything about Torch and we return!

Thank Missy L
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank yo so much for the great review. I am glad Enzo treated you right. Cannot wait to see yo again.

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I always come for a girls night out. Tonight was business and I am always treated like family. They go above and beyond o make sure everything is to your liking and make every effort to make sure you have an enjoyable meal. A must...More

Thank Jill B
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

We ALWAYS appreciate your reviews. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Enzo as asking for you the other day.

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Bambi C
23 January 2016|
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Response from fenwaybill | Reviewed this property |
not that I noticed, but it was in the 40's so everyone was dressed for the weather. I personally would not got in beach attire.
Bambi C
23 January 2016|
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Response from TJFMD | Reviewed this property |
Florida casual. That means just about anything you feel comfortable wearing. Shorts, etc. are ok. Can be a little cool inside but not cold or chilly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
3:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
    (Airport Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-575-3505
  • E-mail
Every city has an up and coming restaurant where the atmosphere is great and the chef is a superstar. These restaurants are hot for one reason, they ensure your dining experience will be unforgettable. If you're looking for great service and creative, delicious food, you're sure to find it at Torch Bar and Grill. Welcome to Torch Bar and Grill. You have just found the only Punta Gorda restaurant with fine dining, in a causal atmosphere. Being one of many Punta Gorda restaurants, we are known as THE Place to go for Food, Service and great Quality. There are no other restaurants in Punta Gorda that have as many ongoing values for you as Torch Bar and Grill. Begin your dining experience with a custom made to order cocktail, exactly how you like it, from our bar while your meal is prepared especially for you. We also feature Nyotaimori is a well-accepted and practiced tradition in Japan. It is recognized as an art form in Japan and has been part of the Geisha culture dating back hundreds of years... It is based on the idea that sushi is made to delight. Reservation need to be made 2 weeks in advance. ***Please see our menu on Facebook Torch Bar and Grill***
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