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218 Coffman St, Longmont, CO 80501-5919
303-772-6954
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Ranked #9 of 237 Restaurants in Longmont
Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Boulder, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We have been going to Tortuga's for years and have always enjoyed their seafood. Tortuga's always offers a seasonal fresh catch of the day with various preparations: Cuban Mojo, Vera Cruz and Jamaican Jerk. Each preparation is unique and complements the fish without overpowering. In addition there is usually a special seafood dish offered with other seasonal side items. The... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We have enjoyed seafood all over the world; this is one of the best. Preparation is great and the sides do not overpower the premium seafood.

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Longmont, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

You won't find fresher fish anywhere else in CO. There are always a few catches of the day that are available with different preparations and a few other specials - you have quite a bit of leeway to create your own taste. Three visits overall and we've always been happy with the food quality, choices & specials, and the service.... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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142 reviews 142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I recently had a business dinner here and it was very enjoyable. It is marketed as a Cajun type restaurant so being from New Orleans I was skeptical. However, the gumbo was excellent. The entree was very good (had tuna Vodoo style ) and lots of it. Now it was not spicy for me but still good. The beer selection... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is one of our favorite dining spots in our home town. Fish is the specialty, but there are a few other options if you are dining with a non-fisheater. Ambiance is comfortable -- in a former home. We especially like it in the summer when they have a wonderful dining patio under trees. Indoors, see if you can get... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We were not expecting to find Caribbean food in Longmont Colorado, but then there's Tortuga's, on a side street in a charming house.The grouper was tasty and beautifully prepared. Tortuga's is a fish house but even a fish phobic person will find plenty to eat. Service was friendly and attentive. We were surprised and delighted with our experience there.

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Boulder, Colorado
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240 reviews 240 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Last time I was here was not long after they opened 20 years ago. A restaurant has to be good to still be open this long. It's located in a residential area across from the post office. Not where you would think a restaurant would be located. They do have a nice patio with shade. We went on a Wednesday... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I dined solo here about a week ago. They have a great patio that was shaded and tastefully decorated. The staff was completely pleasant without being obtrusive or over-accommodating. They are a bit on the pricey end, but the food execution is worth the price. Totally reasonable portions (although I was very hungry and ate all of my meal). The... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

One of the best restaurants in Boulder county. I don't know how Pete does it, but he cooks fish better than anyone, anywhere. It is always tender, flavorful and moist. His dishes have a caribbean flair, but are always creative and original. Expect a hint of spice.

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Longmont, Colorado
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98 reviews 98 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had not been to tortugas in many years and were invited by some friends. The meal was very good and the service was great. We had a good time and everyone thought their meal was well prepared. We will be back.

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Additional Information about Tortuga's

Address: 218 Coffman St, Longmont, CO 80501-5919
Phone Number: 303-772-6954
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Longmont
Open Hours:
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Cajun & Creole, Caribbean, Seafood

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