Appetizers from Lulu at The Wyvern Hotel Ho! Ho! Ho! We’re making a list of Charlotte County restaurants open Christmas Day 2012. Although we're checking the list twice, if you know of a restaurant that will be open yet isn't listed in this post, feel free to comment. Reservations are strongly recommended as some are offering special seatings and menus. Punta Gorda Restaurants Open Christmas 2012 The Captain’s Table at Fishermen’s Village 1200 West Retta Esplanade, #55 Punta Gorda Tel: (941) 637-1177 www.thecaptainstable.com Celtic Ray Public House 145 East Marion Avenue Punta Gorda Tel: (941) 916-9115 www.celticray.com Dockside Grill Four Points by Sheraton Punta Gorda Harborside 33 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda Tel: (941) 637-6770 www.fourpointspuntagorda.com Lulu The Wyvern Hotel 101 East Retta Esplanade Punta Gorda Tel: (941) 639-7700 www.thewyvernhotel.com The Perfect Caper 121 E. Marion Ave. Punta Gorda, Florida 33950 Tel: (941) 505-9009 www.theperfectcaper.com River City Grill 131 W Marion Ave Punta Gorda Tel: (941) 639-9080 www.rivercitygrillpg.com Englewood and Cape Haze Restaurants Open Christmas 2012 Flounders Restaurant & Tiki Bar 1975 Beach Rd. Englewood, Fla. Tel: (941) 460-8280 www.FloundersOnTheBeach.com Howard’s Restaurant 1400 Aqua View Lane Englewood, FL 34223 Tel: (941) 473-0171 www.howardsonthewater.com Rum Bay Restaurant at Palm Island Resort (take the water taxi from behind Johnny Leverock’s) 7092 Placida Road Cape Haze, FL 33946 Tel: (941) 697-0566 www.palmisland.com/dining/rum-bay-restaurant/
About the Charlotte Harbor Gulf Island Coast
Florida's premier year-round eco-tourism destination, Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach, The Charlotte Harbor Gulf Island Coast, is known for its pristine, unspoiled beauty. The area has hosted seven major feature films, been featured on SAIL magazine's list of the "10 Greatest Places to Sail in the United States," ranked by Golf Digest as the "Third Best Place to Live and Play Golf in America," and rated by MONEY magazine as one of the "Best Places to Live in the South." For information about area events, activities and attractions, contact the Charlotte Harbor Gulf Island Coast Visitor and Convention Bureau, 18500 Murdock Circle, Suite B-104, Port Charlotte, FL; 941-743-1900, or call toll free at 1-800-652-6090 for a free Visitor's Guide; or visit the Web site at CharlotteHarborTravel.com.