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Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria

2515 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-6929
+1 941-637-0008
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“stromboli” (11 reviews)
“garlic knots” (10 reviews)
“crab bites” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2515 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-6929
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Monty's is a popular place with locals. It's generally easy to get in and the food comes out pretty quick. They have good daily specials however they have a strange limitation on their drink specials. 2 for 1 but no sharing with your companion. The...More

Thank brettw1155
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a stellar review! We always appreciate hearing feedback from our customers. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here a couple of times. First time we dined in and had various pasta choices. All of the food was good. We had great services and they also had a drink special going on. Second time we order take-out pizza. It took a...More

Thank Gary D
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting us again, Gary! It was a pleasure having you, and we're thrilled that you enjoyed everything from the food to the drinks to the service. We appreciate your support and can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2018

We have been going to Monte's for years and always enjoy going back. Tonight we did take out (30 minutes prep time) and enjoyed the stromboli, the white bean soup and the garlic bread appetizers. The stromboli is some of the best we have ever...More

1  Thank Michael H
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Michael, we appreciate your loyalty through the years and to hear our stromboli is the best you've ever had is a great compliment! Thank you for the high star rating! We're glad your experience with us has been excellent

Reviewed 12 March 2018

We continue to enjoy our meals at Monty's. we have been there with friends , met new friends. The staff is always helpful and friendly . I have had all the main courses here and have had a great meal. i thought that the Ravioli...More

1  Thank AlnSue
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the positive review! We hope that in the future, we can raise that four-star​ rating to a five! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Meet a friend halfway a few times a year and PG is our mid point. Tried to eat on Marion Ave but super congested due to boat show. Thought maybe Phil’s 41, but they were closed, as were several others. Got a quick recommendation from...More

Thank evieleigh0617
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy you gave us a try and thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We always love hearing from our guests. Thanks for mentioning our staff, too. Joyce does a great job, and we're happy you think so too. Hope...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

For years townies and tourists alike considered Monty's Pizza the gold standard in Punta Gorda. That has changed over the years. Ever since they moved into their big new restaurant, the taste and service has suffered. Good pizza is available nearly everywhere and the competition...More

Thank WinStorm
Reviewed 17 January 2018

The owner Diane has successfully tried to maintain the quality of Monty's since the original one owned by her father was destroyed by Hurricane Charlie in 2004. The food and service are just terrific. We eat there once a week and have been customers since...More

1  Thank Steve K
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review and kind words. We very much appreciate your loyalty through the years! Again, thank you!

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We eat here many times while enjoying the warm weather PG has to offer. We really like the Stromboli and other dishes. They do a great job on service and every thing they have served us. If you are looking for the old recipe s...More

Thank AlnSue
OnBehalfOf, Owner at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you so much for the great review! We take pride in our level of service, quality of food and our long-standing reputation for being one of Punta Gorda's favorite restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Five stars for the pizza, one star for the rest. Great pizza, especially the 'white' pizza. Cheese/Pepperoni also delicious. Pasta dishes are bland and unremarkable. The main dining room is VERY LOUD. The patio area is quieter. The hostess station, carry out and waitperson in/out...More

Thank ams92
OnBehalfOf, General Manager at Monty's Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for the review, and we're thrilled to hear you love our pizza! We apologize if the noise level was uncomfortable for you, had you let us know at the time, we would have been happy to move you to a quieter section and...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

I expected a restaurant with the name Pizzeria in it to have awesome pizza. Ehhh, it was okay. We ordered a large pie and my sister ordered the gluten free small pie. She said hers was terrible and our large pie was just okay, I...More

1  Thank Diane V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-6929
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-637-0008
  • E-mail
Description
Punta Gorda's first authentic Italian restaurant and pizzeria. Established in 1983. Simply said "the best Italian food and pizza around". Ask anyone! Voted Best Pizza year after year by the Harbor Style Magazine Readers. Happy Hour daily 3-7pm. Lunch specials.
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