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.

Peace River Seafood

5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
+1 941-505-8440
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“blue crab” (130 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (57 reviews)
“clams” (142 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5337 Duncan Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982-1737
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (529)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 524 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While blue crabs are abundant in FL most places have not learned how to cook them. Peace River has mastered it! First place i go when arriving in town. Larry keeps the place running well and all the girls are professional n friendly servers!

Thank Denise P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what I think of when I want seafood. A house with porches built unto it. The food was superb. It was very fresh and while we were there we saw them unloading the fresh catch of the day. Do not miss this place.

Thank G7081ZGrobertf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place merits 5 stars in many ways; I only diminish because it was understaffed, so wait for our food was slow, and also because a grouper sandwich at lunch was $20, which seems steep. Excellent food, and those with big crab pots were digging...More

Thank drjlever
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with family. Just looks like a shack on the side of the road, but what a great place. We all had different orders and everyone loved what they had. Everyone had homemade key lime pie for dessert. Yum. Great service, great food and...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second visit here. The first time I had all you can eat crabs!! After 2 hours we couldn't eat anymore! They let us take home whatever we had left! Seasoning was really good. They serve it with corn & potatoes too. My...More

Thank MLerario1023
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered the special 6 Blue Crabs and dozen shrimp. The shrimp was excellent. The crabs were too much work. Plan For an event, not regular meal. The Service was good. The serving Size for the extras was too small... two mini red skinned potatoes...More

Thank greenjackie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

AN interesting building, staff, location and great menu, Our party of four all ordered something different and shared a little. The shrimp (all you can eat) was served steamed, cooked properly and tasted fresh - asked for a second round and received another large plate...More

Thank cjansen6218
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food....little steep. Kinda small portions. Love the key lime pie! Love the gumbo!!!!! Everyone's food looked fabulous.

Thank Christine Wenge... H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, I am a grad of the University of Maryland, so I have been to a crab feast or two. This place, however, puts many Maryland crab places to shame. The she crab soup was divine, with jumbo lump crab pieces. Could have used a...More

Thank Tom I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing fancy - just good food. Plastic forks and knives and a roll of paper towels on the table. We enjoyed everything. You might want to check the price for some items. Our server suggested a platter that I didn’t see on the menu. The...More

Thank Alan304
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Punta Gorda
The Wyvern Hotel Punta Gorda
680 reviews
5.59 km away
Four Points By Sheraton Punta Gorda Harborside
1,246 reviews
5.74 km away
Budget Inn
56 reviews
5.84 km away
PG Waterfront Hotel & Suites
568 reviews
6.04 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Zoet Sweet Boutique
73 reviews
.48 km away
Piccolo Restaurant
152 reviews
.10 km away
Curry & Kabab
51 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Laishley Park
149 reviews
5.44 km away
Alligator Bay Distillers
52 reviews
2.82 km away
Fat Point Brewing
111 reviews
3.40 km away
Harbor Heights Park
35 reviews
4.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jodi L
13 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There was a dog one table over from us. The other patrons and staff were very pet friendly.The dog even allowed to roam around freely. Mind you this was a seafood place. You might not want think twice before doing so at... More
18 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
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.
11 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from AlnSue | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. But it is worth the wait
Improve this listing

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
Local cuisine, Kids, 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
There is info on blogthebeach.com.
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