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Torch Bistro

$$ - $$$, , American
2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
+1 941-575-3505
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“osso bucco” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Grill, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived with some trepidation as reputation was very expensive. Found format has changed from the previous all alla cart format. And it is a huge change for the better. Prices are reasonable. The salad for a $5 up charge might be considered a bit steep....More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome service from 3 directions !! Great food, fast !! (Calimari) Cool music for Sinatra fans !! Hope these guys do well during season !!

Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Well priced, tasty and good. Love their specialty drinks, like the flatbread. Haven’t tried dessert there yet......

Thank Lilliana M
JillFederici, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. You definitely need to try our desserts. You will not be disappointed.

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Bob was great to work with, helping us plan this event. Shane, Heidi, Enzo and Crew, who managed the event on location, are marvelously genuine, professional, and caring. They provided fantastic support to help make our event a major success. The food, including hors d'oeuvres,...More

Thank Virginia B
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was our pleasure. Glad everyone enjoyed themselves.

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

As good as homemade and we didn’t have to clean up! Small buffet but just what we wanted for Thanksgiving dinner and everything was delicious. We’ll be back for regular dinners at reasonable prices and friendly service.

Thank Bobbe L
JillFederici, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for spending Thanksgiving with us. Your right, all the homemade food with no clean up. Look forward to serving you again soon. Look on Facebook our next all you can eat buffet is coming soon.

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Some of the ladies of the group 'The Real Housewives of Deep Creek in Punta Gorda, FL' are very thankful for everything that was done to help Puerto Rico on Sat Nov 11th, 2017. You gave us a great spot to gather those that wanted...More

Thank DEBRA G
JillFederici, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was our pleasure to host this event. We wee so pleased with how well the turn out was.

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I sat at the outside bar where all the employees including the owner go to smoke and I am a reformed smoker who hates to smell it. We’ll Florida laws approve it! I had a Caesar salad that was pretty lame. Chopped lettuce small croutons...More

Thank Tweets7
JillFederici, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you came back in that night. Please next time let us know the pasta wasn't hot. We would of fixed that immediately for you. Look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Good home some family restaurant. The owners shane & heidi & the whole staff make you feel home. Good food & drinks.

Thank John R
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great feedback. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Labor Day as other places were closed. Glad we did. Server was fantastic. We had fried pickles, a awesome Rueben, and my wife had a salad that was beautiful. The menu is well balanced with gourmet delights, and comfort food. Positive environment, good...More

Thank letsast
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad we were open and able to serve you. I am so pleased to hear everything was to your liking. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Another fine dinner at Torch Bar & Grill at 2113 Tamiami Tr. in Punta Gorda. Again my husband had Pork Awesome Buco dinner, and my daughter had a children's chicken tenders meal, but ME, on the other hand, I had a Philly Cheesesteak! We have...More

Thank Amy7110
JillFederici, Public Relations Manager at Torch Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thank you for your amazing review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Bambi C
24 January 2016|
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Response from fenwaybill | Reviewed this property |
not that I noticed, but it was in the 40's so everyone was dressed for the weather. I personally would not got in beach attire.
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Bambi C
24 January 2016|
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Response from TJFMD | Reviewed this property |
Florida casual. That means just about anything you feel comfortable wearing. Shorts, etc. are ok. Can be a little cool inside but not cold or chilly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2113 Tamiami Trl, Punta Gorda, FL 33950-5921
    (Airport Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Punta Gorda
  • Phone Number: +1 941-575-3505
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Description
Every city has an up and coming restaurant where the atmosphere is great and the chef is a superstar. These restaurants are hot for one reason, they ensure your dining experience will be unforgettable. If you're looking for great service and creative, delicious food, you're sure to find it at Torch Bar and Grill. Welcome to Torch Bar and Grill. You have just found the only Punta Gorda restaurant with fine dining, in a causal atmosphere. Being one of many Punta Gorda restaurants, we are known as THE Place to go for Food, Service and great Quality. There are no other restaurants in Punta Gorda that have as many ongoing values for you as Torch Bar and Grill. Begin your dining experience with a custom made to order cocktail, exactly how you like it, from our bar while your meal is prepared especially for you. We also feature Nyotaimori is a well-accepted and practiced tradition in Japan. It is recognized as an art form in Japan and has been part of the Geisha culture dating back hundreds of years... It is based on the idea that sushi is made to delight. Reservation need to be made 2 weeks in advance. ***Please see our menu on Facebook Torch Bar and Grill***
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