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Village Fish Market Restaurant and Lounge

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Oldest restaurant in Punta Gorda!!! Award winning New England Seafood Style restaurant, from Fish 'N' Chips to Maine Lobster Salad, from Ipswich Clams to Grape Nut Pudding. Many meat lover specials too and a great gluten free menu. Watch stunning sunset views over Peace River while sipping a cocktail from the fully stocked bar. Voted 'BestSeafood Restaurant' with Charlotte Sun, Harbor's Hottest 'Freshest Seafood' and Business of the Year with Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce.
$9 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Seafood
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had lunch here with friends. The clam chowder was very good. I was disappointed that my Greek salad had only 4 olives and 4 cherry tomatoes but a ton of lettuce & red onion with some feta. Our friends were happy with their fried...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jazzgran
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had sushi and a lobster roll. The food was great and the waitress was very helpful and so friendly. We will be back!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 2BNKD
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are visiting Punta Gorda, be sure to visit Fishermans Village, the shops are great and the seafood at the Village Fish Market is fresh and delicious. If you are from New England, their fried clams and lobster roll are just the best. Their...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ally N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We like the half portions, which are plenty enough. Go early to escape the crowds, or go late if you like to wait. Bartenders are always great fun. Beautiful sunset views inside and out. If you visit Punta Gorda, please eat here, you won't be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GraduationAunt
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is in a commercial shopping area right on the Peace River. You have to park a distance away, but they have golf carts to help people get to the area if needed. We were with another couple and one was using a walker...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tmf7150
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun atmosphere & good food. Very relaxing, fun place to meet friends. The service was a little slow, but it was busy. Will come back!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Citygals
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place sitting on the Peace River. I have had clam strips twice and Mahi Mahi breaded once. My preference is the excellent clam strips with sides of their great hushpuppies and homemade mac and cheese. The servers are pleasant and attentive. And if...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Bud F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was great and service was too! Loved the fried cheese and zucchini! Delicious! Will definitely go back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thill2003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popular fish restaurant - booking definitely essential at weekend peak hours. Good selection of drinks with comfortable bar area. Longish wait for food but that was not surprising as every table was taken! Considering it’s located in a touristy type complex I got the impression...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Scene-set
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is surrounded by shops and three other restaurants. Great quick service and several choices all reasonably priced. Can spend several hours observing the surroundings.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jld55
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January 18, 2018|
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Response from Linda A | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have live entertainment outside on the weekends. I’m unsure about happy hour.
November 30, 2017|
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Response from Barry C | Reviewed this property |
No. We go here almost weekly. We rarely wait more than 10 to 15 minutes. The longest wait for us was 45 but we were given a beeper and shopped while we waited. The stores are unique and worth visiting. There is inside and... More
November 8, 2017|
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Response from lanaeb2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is public parking at no charge.
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