feature 30 restaurants

Our 2020 Sponsors!

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The Punta Gorda Rotary Charity & Education Foundation is licensed in the State of Florida (# CH17009,). A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free with the state.  Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.  1-800-HELP-FLA (425-7352), www.floridaconsumerhelp.com.


 Sauce Chefs

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​Presenting "IRON CHEF" Sponsor

The Punta Gorda Rotary Club cordially invites Restaurants from Punta Gorda and Beyond - North Port, Port Charlotte, Cape Coral, North Fort Myers - to participate in the 12th Annual Taste of Punta Gorda and Beyond on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda. This is a premier opportunity for restaurants to highlight their distinctive cuisine for full-time residents, snowbirds, and other visitors to Charlotte Harbor. 


HOW IT WORKS:  We are featuring 30 restaurants.  We offer a free listing for 2020 as a premier business partner on SWFL Club Card. Our partner SYSCO will provide plasticware, cocktail napkins, and small bowls and plates. bring your A-Team, cooking/serving equipment, food supplies, booth decor, a menu sign, fire extinguisher, etc.  You only sell $1 to $3 sample size bites (less than 4 oz) of at least one “signature” dish to Taste patrons.  One sample from each restaurant will be judged by our panel of food connoisseurs.


                                 Download your application packet here:

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