We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Elena's South Restaurant

615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
+1 941-575-1888
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“turkey club” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (7 reviews)
“greek salad” (7 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
American, Greek, Gluten Free Options
615 Cross St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5568
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (226)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

41 - 50 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 23 November 2016

We had hear a lot of good things about this restaurant. We were a group of 4 that ordered all different things. I had the pancakes and was really disappointed. They didn't have any special flavor and were grainy, like they had grits in them....More

1  Thank Betty A
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Not a high end eatery just good food for a good price. Family owned and run. Pricing and food is better than I Hop. No omelets at night though.

1  Thank Chris a
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Comfy food, warm diner decor and very friendly, accommodating staff! This will be a destination at least a couple of times a week.

1  Thank dgyuen
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to the Punta Gourda Airport. We were seated right away. We had excellent service and the food was just as good.

1  Thank Brian W
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We ate lunch there. My husband had the veal Parmesan and I had the chicken marsala. The serving sizes were big and we both enjoyed our entree. I think the mashed potatoes were instant, so that brought my rating down a star. The rolls were...More

1  Thank grandmabobbi
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife and I look forward to Saturday morning breakfast with great food and friendly service. VERY FRIENDLY RESTAURANT.

1  Thank jppj2002jp
Reviewed 18 October 2016

local shop has served customers for years, you can always find good inexpensive food. The staff is very friendly and prompt with there service.

1  Thank jmuzio99
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have been to Elena's several times for breakfast and the meals are ok, nothing special although the eggs were fresh today. My wife has a gluten allergy and since she can't eat toast she asked for a few more home fries in place of...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 2 October 2016

good breakfast and daily specials. honey for your coffee is an additional 20 cents a packet.wait staff courteous and friendly. food comes out promptly.

Thank scottsmarble
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Nothing special to have here. Basic diner food, ok atmosphere, service was a little slow. My table was left u cleaned after asking twice if it could be wiped down.... Finally just did it myself. Probably would not go back.

Thank Karen D
Nearby Restaurants
Carmelo's Italian Ristorante
478 reviews
.58 km away
Working Cow
120 reviews
.26 km away
John Ski's House of Breakfast and Lunch
292 reviews
.47 km away
The Orange House Wine Bar
137 reviews
.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Laishley Park
138 reviews
1.10 km away
Gilchrist Park
149 reviews
.91 km away
Punta Gorda History Park
68 reviews
.87 km away
Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center
22 reviews
.98 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Don R
25 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from dgyuen | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure!
20 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from bgrossman | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea
Debbie B
2 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from donaldstauffer | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast - 7-3:00 every day. Stop serving waffles,pancakes at 11. 941-575-1888
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing