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1951 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2112
+1 941-255-0994
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1951 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2112
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very classy delicious food and to notch service. Price is high but you get what you pay for. We will be back and tell our friends

Thank Albert B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Traveling home from a Silkwood Wines business trip and after several referrals from friends about this restaurant, I took the time to stop by for a glass of wine and an appetizer. I was warmly greeted on entry and decided to sit at the bar....More

Thank Walter C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Our party arrived at 7:10 for a 7:15 reservation, and we did not receive our meals until 9:30!!! No special orders or anything, just not enough staff on duty. Everyone's meal was tasty, but we were in such a poor mood, we didn't enjoy it....More

Thank pkevinsmith
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Decided to take my mom to JD's for her birthday. It was our first time there. It was amazing. The atmosphere, manager, wait staff and of course the music, OUTSTANDING!!! There was even a birthday card on the table for her. The attention to detail...More

Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The food is excellent and well presented by attentive and proper table service with linens. The live entertainment is usually low-key and makes it easy for table conversation. Great for nite out, and for special occasions. Pricing is in the high side but worth it...More

Thank AJL60
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were on vacation in Port Charlotte and I am Gluten Free and find it hard to have a fine dining meal, we were looking for something that was a bit special and what we found was first class. The staff were very attentive and...More

Thank carolandtony2005
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to JD's bistro twice and I have really enjoyed my meal. Not a negative mark on the restaurant but why would you build an upscale Jazz/Dinner club in Port Charlotte? The key demographic customers are not located in this neighborhood. Also it's...More

2  Thank Face941
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went there for an anniversary dinner. It is advertised as J.D's Prime Rib -- surprise! they don't have prime rib. They have an in-house band that was way over-rated and the female singer thinks she is a lot better than she is. The food was...More

1  Thank Jan R
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A lovely place to dine on a special occasion. I felt it was pricey but the service was good, if a little slow, and food was very good with nice portions. The night we were there a jazz band was the entertainment. Not a lover...More

1  Thank janpanflorida
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Celebrating three birthdays, the four of us had a wonderful evening. The food and service and ambiance is brilliant. Casual but elegant dining. The music and voice of Tony made it even better. Nothing but good things to say about this upscale venue. Highly recommend...More

Thank James M
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20 January 2016|
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Response from SMougenot | Reviewed this property |
No, they are closed on Sunday
30 March 2015|
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Response from Tracy33 | Property representative |
Hello, No, reservations are only recommended if you want to be guaranteed a seating on a busy night or at a certain time. We always say, why wait on a table when one can be waiting on you! However, we welcome and appreciate... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 10:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1951 Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte, FL 33948-2112
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Port Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 941-255-0994
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For an Evening of Premiere Jazz and Fine Dining, visit JD's Bistro & Grille in Port Charlotte. Currently Open Wednesday through Saturday starting at 5PM. Live Jazz delights our guests starting at 7pm nightly. The Impressive Menu - From the Freshest Seafood available to the Finest Cuts of Meat - will ignite your culinary imagination as the Award-Winning Wine list awakens your inner sommelier. And as the gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you'll experience firsthand why the only place to be is JD's Bistro & Grill. Reservations are highly recommended especially on weekends. Walk-ins are always welcome. Private room available for rent, perfect for meetings or private parties it includes room with bar, piano, tables and private bathrooms. It's a must see before scheduling your next meeting or small party! JDs is also available for luncheons any day or events on Sunday and Monday evenings.
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