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Trabue

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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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258 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4435
+1 941-639-0900
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an unpretentious place. The best spot is the outdoor garden, lit with mini white lights. On a recent cooler evening, we chose inside, which is a bit noisy but pleasant, with local artists' work on the walls. Food is the most interestingly prepared in town, IMHO. Maybe not 5 stars if compared with Phila. or NYC restaurants, but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WOW! What a hidden gem. Highly recommend. The atmosphere, the food, & the service (Amy) was beyond our expectations. Perfect for our small family reunion.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was fabulous. We sat outside in a charmingly lit patio with a Jimmy Buffet style minstrel. Cocktails and food were awesome. Chef is fabulous and came out to greet us. a must go..

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Thank SusanNeuenschwander
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Eclectic decor is eye catching. I started with the Chicken Liver Pate. Excellent. Then I savored their Wild Boar Chop. It's smoked with something that makes the palate smile. Reasonably priced and generously served. Also, excellent service by the waitstaff. Trance is a hit.

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Thank David S
Waretown, New Jersey
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Wanted a special meal for a special occasion. I made a reservation. When we arrived (granted it was a Monday and early). The staff never asked if we had a reservation and said sit wherever. (strike one). We sat and the first staffer could not explain the menus (which the early bird did not have a price on it. (Strike... More 

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Thank RRNJ2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

One of the best Happy Hours in the area. Lots of good food and wonderful adult beverages The atmosphere is great.

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Thank Anne L
Punta Gorda, Florida
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Everything I've ordered is fabulous, wait staff is well trained and knowledgeable, chef goes out of his way to visit tables and answer questions, outdoor patio has large trees, colorful tables, unique lighting...this restaurant should be in the top 3 in Punta Gorda!

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Thank Jo L
Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Trabue is fantastic. The outdoor dining is relaxing. Indoors is a little stuffy. Drinks are good and generous. The menu changes frequently and is always great.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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288 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Enjoyed my first visit here. Slightly upscale, but not at all snooty. Good food, well presented, reasonable prices. Full bar, wine list. Chef visits each table for feedback. Servers stay busy busy but you won't feel neglected. Lucky if you can find a parking space in the small lot to the east. Even parking 2 blocks or so away if... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We took my parents to dinner to celebrate their anniversary last night. Despite heavy downpours, business at Trabue was booming! We had a reservation and were well attended. Our meals and appetizers were delicious! Thank you Chef Keith, Stacey, and Dean! 👍🤗

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-4435
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-639-0900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?