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Phil's 41

1975 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5917
+1 941-575-7575
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1975 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5917
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time going to Phil's. We were in Punta Gorda a couple years ago and ate here so we had to go back again. I had the basso fish over pasta with lemon butter sauce. My husband had his usual spaghetti and...More

Thank JanetT1817
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Again, this part of Florida is filled with retirees who want steak & potatoes. So when I was looking for a healthy salad for lunch I figured I was out of luck. Fortunately a local pointed me in the direction of Phil's. Fantastic and friendly...More

Thank Mmerola22
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You so much

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were staying in area for a few days. Read reviews and gave it a try. I had their eggplant parmigiana. Too much breading. Red sauce very bland. Bread served room temperature. Would have preferred olive oil dip instead of butter. Salad...More

Thank Katie G
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so sorry that you were not happy with your experience, there's a manager and I on the premesis at all times I wish you had said something, we do have oil dip, maybe the server forgot to bring it, you could have asked....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for the first time this week. We sat on the bar side and the service was so friendly. I ordered Chicken Parmesan and my husband had ribs. The salad with blue cheese. I didn't think it was the freshest lettuce (some wilted...More

1  Thank ourtime
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner tonight with hubby. He had lightly fried fresh cod fish special over linguini with Pomodoro sauce, plum tomatoes, not real "saucy." Delicious. I had a hankering for a burger. Had a choice beef burger with Swiss and mushrooms and onions. Great. We both...More

1  Thank Suze-Q51
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seafood dishes with an Italian flair. Food was excellent with lots of choices to pick from. I wish I lived nearby so that I could experience more of the menu. Crabs were out of season when we visited which was good as it offered me...More

Thank nailss
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You for coming in.

Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

New to the area. Right around the corner - stopped in for lunch. Met Phil! Great service, even better food, reasonable prices. Great bar. We've been back several times. Most recently had the Seafood Fra Diavolo - amazing! Fresh bread will melt in your mouth....More

Thank Rick W
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2017

Thank You for stopping in.

Reviewed May 6, 2017

We are local residents,not snowbirds. A group of friends (6 to 12 of us) attend 4:00 Mass every Saturday at our local Parish and then gather at Phil's for Happy Hour in the bar. The drinks are a hefty pour and the barkeeps are very...More

3  Thank slydogs
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

My Dear Nancy Sylvester, there's always two sides to a story. Last time you came in I had two tables walk out because of your small group, and again happened this time around. Was I wrong to ask of you to please to try to...More

Reviewed May 6, 2017

I left my jeep to be serviced nearby, so I walked to this delightful restaurant. The service was great and the people were really friendly. My server, Frenchy, is from France and was so nice and polite. I highly recommend the Creme Brulee. Absolutely delicious.

Thank KimmyUNC
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Our local in Punta Gorda. Everything excellent....ambiance, food and service. We were greeted warmly by our favourite server Evan and then by the owner Phil. Glad to be back. Our drinks served without ordering...you got to like this place. Food was as great as ever...More

Thank James M
Owner2009, Owner at Phil's 41, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Welcome "home" Thank You

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they have early bird specials?
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Owner2009 | Property representative |
Sorry I don't.
Do they deliver, do they have meatloaf on the menu? Do they have cake for dessert?
October 8, 2016|
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Response from cioffimama | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they deliver. They might be able to make meatloaf if you called in advanced? And yes they have cake for desert..
Connie I
Is there a gluten free menu? A low carb menu?
January 14, 2015|
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Response from Owner2009 | Property representative |
I do have a gluten free pasta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1975 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5917
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-575-7575
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Phil's 41 Restaurant serves delicious, authentic Italian dishes and more, just like your nonna use to make! Best Happy Hour in Punta Gorda. Friendly Service. The locals love us!
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