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“Ole!”

Dean's South of the Border
Ranked #7 of 162 Restaurants in Punta Gorda
Price range: $4 - $20
Cuisines: American, Mexican
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Dean's South of the Border has been a local favorite since 1992, family owned & operated it offers something for everyone from Tex Mex to classic American favorites. Dean's offers indoor/outdoor dining, entertainment 7 days a week, full sports bar, kids menu, happy hour, early bird, daily specials and late night menu. There's always a party going on at Dean's!
Polk County, FL
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Ole!”
Reviewed May 17, 2013

We had a good meal here. I was surprised to have to pay extra for chips and salsa. Hubby and I shared a two meat fajita plate and it was plenty. Decor is fun. Murals on outside of building are cool. It was early on a Monday evening so it was quiet. Server was good.

  • Visited May 2013
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Port Charlotte, Florida, United States
1 review
“bad service cold food”
Reviewed May 13, 2013

i been here 4or5 times bfore itsok this time ordered beers and chips never got chips and salsa dinner came my rice was hard and cold beans were cold they charged full price will not go back

  • Visited May 2013
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Punta Gorda, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Tex Mex at its best!”
Reviewed May 13, 2013

Fish tacos, chili rellanos,and most burritos are the best! Portions are huge, so come hungry. They have a band most evenings that's ear splitting so get there well before 8 pm if you want to eat in peace.

Visited May 2013
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Sparta, New Jersey
Level 6 Contributor
108 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“great place for breakfast”
Reviewed May 12, 2013

This place serves up a good breakfast at a very reasonably price. Cheaper than the nearby hotels. Opens up at 7 am and serves breakfast til 11 am.

Visited May 2013
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Homer, Alaska
Level 6 Contributor
139 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Strong Margaritas”
Reviewed May 9, 2013

My friends and I popped in one afternoon for appetizers and margaritas. The quesadillas were only okay..........nothing to write home about. The margaritas were really strong. Once you got used to the overwhelming tequila taste, the rest of it was pretty good. So, if you are looking for okay food and strong margaritas, this is your place!!

  • Visited March 2013
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