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Peace River Seafood

5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
+1 941-505-8440
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“blue crab” (130 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (57 reviews)
“clams” (142 reviews)
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Peace River Seafood is wonderful!The crab cakes and shrimp are delicious as is the lobster bites. It’s just a little hole in the wall (no disrespect meant) but oh so yummy and the service is always so friendly. We take all our visitors here and...More

Thank Debbie1830
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a lot of good eating places to the west of I-75 in Punta Gorda, but there's one place you've gotta go that is east of the interstate. Head east/northeast from I-75 on 17 a short ways then look for this Old Florida favorite...More

Thank Rlwclark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading other reviews, I was disappointed. This restaurant is very small, extremely busy, has a limited menu selection and seating. Our waitress screamed instead of talking to her customers due to a noise. The food was very good but we had a long wait.

Thank Douglas S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While blue crabs are abundant in FL most places have not learned how to cook them. Peace River has mastered it! First place i go when arriving in town. Larry keeps the place running well and all the girls are professional n friendly servers!

1  Thank Denise P
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is what I think of when I want seafood. A house with porches built unto it. The food was superb. It was very fresh and while we were there we saw them unloading the fresh catch of the day. Do not miss this place.

3  Thank G7081ZGrobertf
Reviewed 6 April 2018

This place merits 5 stars in many ways; I only diminish because it was understaffed, so wait for our food was slow, and also because a grouper sandwich at lunch was $20, which seems steep. Excellent food, and those with big crab pots were digging...More

Thank drjlever
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Went here with family. Just looks like a shack on the side of the road, but what a great place. We all had different orders and everyone loved what they had. Everyone had homemade key lime pie for dessert. Yum. Great service, great food and...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit here. The first time I had all you can eat crabs!! After 2 hours we couldn't eat anymore! They let us take home whatever we had left! Seasoning was really good. They serve it with corn & potatoes too. My...More

Thank MLerario1023
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We ordered the special 6 Blue Crabs and dozen shrimp. The shrimp was excellent. The crabs were too much work. Plan For an event, not regular meal. The Service was good. The serving Size for the extras was too small... two mini red skinned potatoes...More

Thank greenjackie
Reviewed 29 March 2018

AN interesting building, staff, location and great menu, Our party of four all ordered something different and shared a little. The shrimp (all you can eat) was served steamed, cooked properly and tasted fresh - asked for a second round and received another large plate...More

Thank cjansen6218
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David W
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Jostianna | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I saw them when there!
Jodi L
March 12, 2018|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There was a dog one table over from us. The other patrons and staff were very pet friendly.The dog even allowed to roam around freely. Mind you this was a seafood place. You might not want think twice before doing so at... More
December 18, 2016|
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Response from JerseyGirl12355 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late info: Not sure. It's a seafood hut and crabs are their specialty. Crabs, crabs and more crabs. A couple of shrimp dishes and hamburgers for the non-seafood eaters. Wish their menu was more diverse.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-505-8440
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