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Elena's South Restaurant

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615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
+1 941-575-1888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First of all, the atmosphere in itself is absolutely disgusting. The place needs to be thoroughly cleaned & remodeled. I don’t know where everyone else is eating where they are leaving positive reviews, but this place will make you lose your appetite. The service is...More

Thank BellaMarie14
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to this establishment with my family and was really excited to find this place and it was pretty cute. I feel like I’m not a hard person to please at all but I’m here to tell it like it is and I was so...More

Thank BigDogRodg
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been to Elena’s several times in the last few years and it never disappoints. It’s a Christian, classic after-church (or weekday) breakfast diner with local business ads printed into the tables, hot coffee, and good southern breakfast food.you can’t go wrong with any item...More

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was ALWAYS good--the best bourbon-glazed burger I've ever had---BUT they started closing at 3 every afternoon---that's when we stopped going there. It's sad---a great place---

Thank William S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us, often go here for lunch. Prices are very fair, good sized portions with good service. Ask about the specials. I have not been here for breakfast or dinner, but am told it also is good. If during tourist season, you may...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in on Saturday for lunch at Elena's. Breakfast was being served until 3:00pm so that's what we got. I got the western omelet and my wife got an omelet with veggies. They both came with fried potatoes, not fries, and...More

Thank CaribLover_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time there. We had breakfast and everything was cooked to perfection. The meal came out fast and the staff was very friendly. We will definitely return.

Thank JimandRobynH
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Walked in with a party of 8 and got sat right away. Robin our server was at the table within a min. Food and service was great. Thank you for the great service and meal.

Thank Tom O
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

My breakfast go to. Consistently great food. Very capable and friendly staff. My friends and I have been coming here for years and will continue to do so.

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

My parents have lived in Punta Gorda for 20 years. Lately, as they are up in years and my dad can’t drive any more, Elanas had become their mid-day place to eat. I’ve been there numerous times when I visit. However I was so upset...More

Thank Cheryl P
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Chrisy R
June 16, 2018|
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Response from MegPGI | Reviewed this property |
This is the closest thing we have to a diner, and, yes, there are veggie options.
Don R
November 24, 2016|
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Response from dgyuen | Reviewed this property |
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September 19, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-575-1888
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