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Tortuga's Cocina

11 1/2 Church St, Lambertville, NJ 08530
(609) 397-7272
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Ranked #10 of 37 Restaurants in Lambertville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Dessert
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nearly walked past without seeing Tortuga's. Surprisingly spacious for inside and outside seating. And they do take reservations (not clear on website). Leave time as the service was slow at a busy time of weekend evening. The dinner I chose was the best food I've had out in months! Reasonably priced. I will go back for sure.

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bucks county, pa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We visit this restaurant often. Fabulous chips with salsa and guacamole - truly a meal in and of itself. The sangria and margaritas from the adjacent bar are wonderful. Meals are GENEROUS and heavy - it's not the spot for those watching calories. The California enchiladas could serve three people. We've never had a bad meal. The only downsides are... More

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Nutley, New Jersey
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

It was worth the little adventure to find this unique restaurant. Nestled behind another building (that it is attached to), Tortuga's Cocina is a great little find. It's actually in a lot, off of the main road. It is adjacent to an Irish Pub where the alcoholic beverages are served from and since most Lambertville restaurants are BYOB this is... More

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Belle Mead, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The food, atmosphere, service are exceptional! The most pleasant and accommodating service people. Can't rave more about the shrimp with chitpoli and the squid appetizer.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The creamy chipotle pollo was amazing! The service was incredible as well. We will definitely return!

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stumbled across this restaurant probably 4 years ago. It is a favorite place for us and the kids whenever we want authentic Mexican food.

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New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My wife and I visit Lambertville many times throughout the year with lunch always part of our day. On our last visit we were trying to figure out where to eat this time. My wife remembered reading a review in the NY Times about a Mexican restaurant in Lambertville and maybe we should try that. After a quick google we... More

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Lambertville, New Jersey
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81 reviews 81 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I am a California transplant, stranded in alternating frigid/humid NJ. I first discovered tortugas probably 6 or more years ago, which is sad as I live in Lambertville... It is kind of the funky bohemian place I loved in CA. It is crammed tight almost all the time. The food is standard, but tasty, which is what I like. the... More

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Morrisville, PA
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153 reviews 153 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

My husband and I had lunch at Tortuga's which is a small restaurant off the beaten path in beautiful Lambertville--a small town on the Delaware. The atmosphere is cozy and quaint--you might want to make reservations as seating is limited. The chips and salsa which are free are very good and the combination lunch platter of a beef burrito, chicken... More

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Westfield, NJ
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Hidden Treasure located down an alley in Lambertville, NJ. The chef made a HOT meal which was supposed to be mild which set our mouth on fire. However, I sampled all the dishes and have to say the food was good. Despite the mixup, I would highly recommend this restaurant. It was worth the trip.

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Additional Information about Tortuga's Cocina

Address: 11 1/2 Church St, Lambertville, NJ 08530
Phone Number: (609) 397-7272
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Lambertville
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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