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Peace River Seafood

5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
+1 941-505-8440
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“blue crabs” (70 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (52 reviews)
“clams” (129 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If visiting the SW Florida area and you hanker for Maryland steamed crabs...peace River gives you a great meal. My Baltimore friends who now live in the area make this a weekly event Great food combined with Florida experience makes this a must visit stop.

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh seafood in an old Florida setting. May have to be seated with others but that has turned out to be great. Friendly staff, great food.

Thank jppj2002jp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived for an early dinner, the first waitress seemed rushed, never discussed the specials for the evening and the price for a platter started around $38. I asked about stone crab claws since it's season, and that price was $42, so I settled for the...More

Thank BirdLoverXoX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling southbound on I-75 in Florida late one afternoon with a few hours of driving ahead of us to reach our destination but too hungry to continue, we exited at 164-E in Punta Gorda to the Peace River Seafood restaurant. The food prepared is caught...More

Thank nosurpriseseater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 1st visit to this locally owned and managed seafood restaurant, but note our last. If you're looking for a white tablecloth experience this is not the place. If you're a seafood lover as we are and willing to enjoy a great meal...More

Thank Walter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Peace River Seafood is old style Florida indoor and outdoor picnic seating. I the lovely shade of several Live Oaks. The have the greatest bestest Seafood you can get freash!!! Good beers on draught and baked potato and corn on the cob with any seafood...More

Thank Mebuckopal
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is something fun n funky. The restaurant is kitschy but in a good way, located in a former house, right diwn to the restroom with an actual bathtub in it, lol. The decor is fishing and crabbing style with loads of dollar bills...More

Thank disneygramma1
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We came here with my 92 yo mom and sadly, they would not let us put our name in advance on our way. We did not want to wait so we did a "to go" order and had to wait about half the time. The...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

If you drive too quickly on Hwy 17 in Punta Gorda you could easily miss this Louisiana back woods style restaurant. If your not the type of person who enjoys the occasional extreme dining theme you might want to miss it. The home converted seafood...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wife and I had a lunch Ordered grouper sandwich Fish was fresh excellent French fries was very good Next door they have fresh fish for sale Overall nice place Coming back soon

Thank Duke S
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19 December 2016|
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Response from JerseyGirl12355 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late info: Not sure. It's a seafood hut and crabs are their specialty. Crabs, crabs and more crabs. A couple of shrimp dishes and hamburgers for the non-seafood eaters. Wish their menu was more diverse.
12 June 2016|
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Response from AlnSue | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. But it is worth the wait
11 June 2016|
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Response from Holland49423 | Reviewed this property |
I would say check Google or Trip Advisor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-505-8440
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