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JD's Bistro & Grille

1951 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33948
+1 941-255-0994
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $39
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: For an Evening of Premiere Jazz and Fine Dining, visit JD's Bistro & Grille in Port Charlotte. Open Mondays through Saturday starting at 5PM. Live Jazz delights our guests every Tuesday through Saturday now always starting at 7pm. Join us Mondays for a Monday Only Special- a succulent and flavorful Prime Rib of Beef, full menu also available. What better way to start your week or extend your weekend? The Impressive Menu - From the Freshest Seafood available to the Finest Cuts of Meat - will ignite your culinary imagination as the Award-Winning Wine list awakens your inner sommelier. And as the gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you'll experience firsthand why the only place to be is JD's Bistro & Grill. Reservations are highly recommended especially on weekends. Walk-ins are always welcome.
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Port Charlotte, Florida
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

Went to JD's with my wife, my cousin, and his wife. Waiter came over with menu's and explained the specials. My cousin them.n asked for a drink; after taking his order the waiter then asked his wife she she wanted a drink then he walked away without asking my wife and I if we wanted something! The meal had a... More

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Fairhope, Alabama
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Couldn't open the bottle of water. The bar tender said let me get it, I'm three people. Bless her heart expecting twins. Had a pork osso bucco... Very good.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is one of our local restaurants where we can always be assured of a good service and good food. The presentation of your dinner is something to look forward to also.

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Sebastian, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This place was the highlight of our getaway. There was a jazz trio "fill in" that was outstanding. The dinners were delicious. I had veal scallopini with wild mushroom sauce over sun dried tomato risotto mmmm. Husband had the swordfish special with roasted potatoes and an olive artichoke side. Both were mouth wateringly decadent. We shared a bottle of Cotes... More

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our friends introduced us to JD's and we thoroughly enjoyed our evening...food was excellent as was the service. We will be back!

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Toronto
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

JD's never disappoints! We get to Port Charlotte a couple of times a year, and we always need to plan at least one night to spend as JD's. We just love the atmosphere, and amazing and delicious dinner!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Excellent food in a relaxed atmosphere. Ice enjoyed many of the chefs fresh fish specials. I love the feel of the place - well spaced tables, good service & the music - small jazz groups with a singer. A wonderful night out as a couple or with friends.

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Punta Gorda, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This used to be our go to restaurant for great food, outstanding service and a little jazz. We recently ate here with family to celebrate my 50th birthday and the food was not at all up to par. My husband and father got a filet that was swimming in an overly sweet sauce making it almost inedible. My mother got... More

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband took me here for my birthday/Valentine's Day. We went on a Saturday after the holiday to avoid the crowds. He was able to snag a last minute reservation and when I say last minute, he called 3 days in advance and got a cancelation. Our reservation was for 5:30 and we were a few minutes late (my husband... More

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Quiet smooth jazz in the corner, an outstanding meal, and great service made for a wonderful evening. When the only issue was that the cost was a little high and only that...........it was well enjoyed by our party of 7. We will return........and the rack of lamb - sensational.

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