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Tortugas Island Grille

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2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
912-201-3630
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Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Tuesday-Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00 pmFriday 11:00 am to 9:30 pmSaturday...
Tuesday-Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00 pmFriday 11:00 am to 9:30 pmSaturday 10:00 am to 9:30 pm (breakfast, lunch,and dinner)Sunday Brunch 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Closed on Monday
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Good for:
Families with children
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing food - recommended for sure!

We stopped in here mid afternoon and were the only people there, so at first we were worried. But once the food arrived, it was Wow, this is great food! We shared two different sandwiches, the Cuban and the Fried Green tomato, with yummy beans and rice. They were so good, we had to ask the server... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
JoeFonthill
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Fonthill, Ontario
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Fonthill, Ontario
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We stopped in here mid afternoon and were the only people there, so at first we were worried. But once the food arrived, it was Wow, this is great food! We shared two different sandwiches, the Cuban and the Fried Green tomato, with yummy beans and rice. They were so good, we had to ask the server what the special... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Started off as a local food experience search in 2013, but we found the food, atmosphere, and price just what we were looking for. Family owned and operated, we cannot fully express how much we enjoy Tortugas. The service is very good and we thoroughly enjoy the personal touch we receive whenever we visit. So far, after numerous different meals... More 

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Wetumpka, Alabama
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We got to Tortugas right when they opened on Saturday morning. The food was excellent. The french toast with the pecan praline was outstanding. The service was quick. I would recommend this place and go back.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I go to Tortugas frequently and the food and service are always great. They make some of the best fish in Savannah. Always fresh and cooked just right. The Key Lime pie is the best.

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Florence, South Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

My wife and I stopped in for lunch based on reviews from Tripadvisor. This was our favorite meal of our long weekend visit. I had the Blackened Sheephead BLT sandwich and my wife had a chicken breast sandwich. Both of us agreed that our food was great. My sandwich was really good. The fish was local and fresh. The combination... More 

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We went to this small restaurant with friends who are locals and who have eaten here many times. The shrimp poboy sandwich was no longer on the menu but the chef fixed it upon request. My wife and I had shrimp plates which were excellent. You can order off the lunch menu until 5:00. The service was excellent and I... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

We stop in as often as we can! The staff is incredibly nice, and very accommodating. I'm a vegetarian my husband is not. While they don't have many vegetarian options on the menu, ask Craig, owner and chef, he always makes something perfect! His wife Anne, makes killer bread pudding! Try it out. Worth the drive from downtown, located right... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Delicious grouper sandwich special.3 people in our party had it and love it. Great find & great price. Quiet location away from the city.

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Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were on our way to Tybee Island and were looking for a place to stop and eat lunch. Through Yelp, I found Tortuga's, and we were so glad we did! It looked a little questionable from the outside, as it is in a small strip center off the beaten path in Thunderbolt. It is a hole-in-the-wall cafe, but it... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Ten minutes from downtown Savannah you will find this hidden gem. Great fresh seafood. We liked so much we ate both lunch and dinner here. Had blackened Grouper BLT for lunch. Great sandwich lots of fish and got their homemade chips as a side. Had crab cakes for dinner. Two huge cakes loaded with crabmeat and a zesty sauce that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: 912-201-3630

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Café, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Tuesday-Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00 pmFriday 11:00 am to 9:30 pmSaturday 10:00 am to 9:30 pm (breakfast, lunch,and dinner)Sunday Brunch 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Closed on Monday
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?