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The Perfect Caper

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121 E Marion Ave, Unit 121, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-3635 (Nesbit St.)
+1 941-505-9009
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Tue 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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North Port, Florida
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115 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of our favorite spots. Server (Shuana sp?) was excellent as always. The food is always great as I never had a bad meal, just sometimes it is better than other times. This time the meal was excellent. The Foie Gras ap was over the top (again sometimes it is a hit or miss). I had the braised lamb and... More 

Thank Joey M
Punta Gorda, Florida
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the Two for One lunch special. Had the cup of soup & 1/2 sandwich. It was carrot soup which sounded yucky but was excellent! I'd order it again. My chicken salad was delicious and I was pleasantly surprised my lunch came with a side salad. My husband ordered the chicken flouta (sp?) which was also delish. Have been... More 

Thank Peggy2317
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you walk in the back to the bar (more casual, but both the bar menu and dining menu are offered), or have reservations in the dining room, the Perfect Caper offers well seasoned and pretty dishes. We have enjoyed mussels in broth, crab cakes, the burger. All are wonderful! Crispy pommes frites arrive with the burger. My husband and... More 

Thank Susan W
Fargo, North Dakota
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous service, great menu....we decided to share a burger and a salad. The burger tasted like the beef had just been ground.....great wine selection. Fab ambiance

1 Thank SusanNeuenschwander
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect Caper is my idea of a romantic dinner with my husband. The food is exceptional, the wait staff attentive and the atmosphere perfect for romance.

Thank Dianne G
Punta Gorda, Florida
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89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was disappointed in this place. I went with a group of about 25 ladies, we had made reservations weeks in advance, so it wasn't like they didn't have time to prepare. First, the menu is expensive, however we were there on an advertised BOGO. I was at a table of 6 and we'd agreed on who was with who... More 

Thank Betty A
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mussels to crave after. Service superb. It is a great dining experience in small town USA. Land is sweet and tender, sides made to perfection

Thank NYGir
Exeter NH
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93 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in our small town ( less than 20,000 people), and we have nearly 40! This is not the place for early bird specials or all you can eat buffets popular with many seniors in the area. This is a restaurant for good cooks who want to be impressed and inspired by a talented kitchen. The... More 

Thank ExeterNina
Cambridge, Ontario
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153 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again the food was full of flavour and nicely presented. We did have reservations and got our table right away. Unfortunately the restaurant was very busy which resulted in very slow table side and kitchen service.

Thank John W
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1 Thank Kendall B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $60
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?