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Tortuga Coastal Cantina

6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
409-741-5000
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Ranked #52 of 264 Restaurants in Galveston
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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English first
Galveston Island, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

Although we enjoyed our meals, it is pretty over priced. nearly $20 just for myself getting fajitas. Good food, great location, just not somewhere for an inexpensive meal.

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Oskaloosa ,Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

We went over to the Tortuga on Galveston from our hotel the Quality inn. The beer was clod and reasonably priced. We sat at the bar and the bar tender was friendly and quick. It was a Sunday night so it was not crowded. We did not eat there but the food I saw ordered looked good but do not... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Good food and good service. It is very convenient as it is located right across from the beach. Love the salsa here! We visit Galveston every year and always go to Tortuga. It is constantly good food and a nice atmosphere.

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Irving, Texas
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113 reviews 113 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We ate lunch on a Saturday at the Tortuga in Galveston. We both had the beef fajita chimichangas which were quite tasty. The food was good enough standard text makes cuisine but the waitress said staff were lacking I guess you could say disinterested. Our waitress seemed a bit overwhelmed with the small number of tables she was servicing. I... More 

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We have been to Tortuga's 4 times. We love the food, the staff, the atmosphere. Yum! We are always pleased and full when we leave. Will be back.

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were looking for a Tex Mex restaurant on New Years Day and many restaurants were closed. The food was good and quickly served. The service was attentive although I would not say they were extremely busy, it was still nice to place to sit down for some good mexican food.

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Ottawa, ON
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

So, you're staying in a 75$/night hotel in the most touristy area of Galveston. You're tired and you're lazy. You check urbanspoon, yelp and trip advisor, and STILL you think, "maybe this isn't as bad as it looks". After all, 75% of people on urbanspoon recommend this place. Also, it's pretty much on the beach and has the names of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Visited with a large group of 15 with 5 small children after a long day of travel. Mexican cuisine was great and served quickly. Chips, salsa and drinks were refilled regularly without request. Staff was friendly and efficient.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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68 reviews 68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We ordered grilled chicken tacos- fantastic! Chimichanga -okay, and my favorite grilled fish tacos- fabulous!! The fish tacos were z but spicy and delicious! Salsa is ok, a bit too peppery for me, but my friends liked it. Service was ok, not very friendly and didn't pre bus our table, but okay.

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El Reno, Oklahoma, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The portions are very generous. The service was also excellent but we were disappointed in out entrees. Very bland. Maybe it was just our choices.

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Additional Information about Tortuga Coastal Cantina

Address: 6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
Phone Number: 409-741-5000
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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