Dean’s South of the Border, there’s always a party going on!

Join us for…

Tex Mex & hearty American favorites. The Cantina offers a full bar. Try one of our more than 25 margaritas! Enjoy the game on one of our 20 flat screen TV’s (we get all the NFL games with our season Ticket), play Buzztime Trivia. We offer a kids menu, indoor/outdoor dining with a cozy fireplace and nightly entertainment.

130 Tamiami Trail
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
(Reservations not accepted)



6:30 AM - 11 AM Mon-Sat, Breakfast

7:00 AM - 11 AM Sunday, Breakfast

11 AM - 11 PM, Full-menu Dining

11 PM - Close, Late Night Partying & Snacks

Dean's South of the Border Tex-Mex Cantina

Parking: from 41 North, turn right on Retta, turn right just after the hotel. Parking lot on left.

Employment Message

If you like a very fast paced and fun environment, have an outgoing, friendly nature, and are a team player, you’ll like working at Dean’s. Full and part-time, year-round positions available. Please contact us by phone: 941-575-6100

Dean’s South of the Border provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, we comply with applicable state and local laws.

Info for Bands & Entertainers

There’s always a party going on with live entertainment 7 days a week. If you are a musician who would like to inquire about a gig, please email us at