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218 Coffman St, Longmont, CO 80501-5919
+1 303-772-6954
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Colorado
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Based in a small house across from the post office they are a Creole/Caribbean/Cuban seafood rrestaurant. Its a very very small place and has a great patio if the weather is nice. The service is always low key and friendly. Some favorites are Appetizers - Smoked salmon wontons (smoked salmon, avocado, on fried wonton with wasabi and a little ponzu),... More 

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Thank Fr0mtheR0AD16
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined at Tortugas for years and have never been disappointed. If you want well prepared, exciting fish dishes, this is the place to go!

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Thank Charles S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brought parents here for an evening meal when they visited from out of town. Although the noise level from the next table - large group celebrating a birthday - made it difficult to have a normal conversation, our Caribbean meal was terrific. The soup was to die for. Staff was attentive and friendly. Plus we were lucky to secure parking... More 

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Thank Beverley L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

We sat outside on a spectacular full moon night in October for my sister's birthday. It was very inviting and servers were all terrific!!! The Grouper catch of the day was prepared perfectly and delicious!!

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Thank Debra G
Loveland, Colorado
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Everything we ordered was excellent. Try the key lime pie. I had the jambalaya, and it was wonderful. If I have one complaint, the bread pudding wasn't what we expected.

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Thank Stan T
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Highly rated by our friends in Longmont, we took them there for a thank you meal. Very tempting menu, but specials were taken. Blackened tuna, red prawn curry and crab tortillas. All very tasty, and not too big portions. Hurray! Allowed room to try key lime pie (shared), which was excellent. Very friendly staff. Quite busy for a midweek, but... More 

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Thank Pitball2012
Boulder, Colorado, United States
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125 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

The food at this place is excellent. We had the Shrimp Callaloo for our entree. The shrimp was very fresh and the sauce was amazing It came with butternut squash, spinach, plantains and a side of rice and black beans. We also had the Cheese and potato empanadas which came with an avocado tomatillo sauce. Delicious. Finally, we had chocolate... More 

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Thank Steve B
Boulder, Colorado
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158 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The weather was great following a summer shower on their patio. It was fusion between Caribbean and New Orleans food. I had the jambalaya which was thick with crawdads, shrimp, chicken and sausage. I don't eat wheat these days and this is a gluten-free option. The prices are around $20. Not a big salad place.

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Thank AlanDOHashi
Morgantown, West Virginia
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253 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

The patio situation at Tortuga's is amazing. It was the perfect place for a pleasant dinner and a tasty mojito after a long day of driving. My husband and I each enjoyed Cajun dishes that tasted pretty darn authentic. It was a little pricey but I can't imagine bringing seafood to a landlocked state like Colorado is cheap--a good Friday... More 

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Thank eightwednesday
Longmont, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Since moving to CO from the East Coast nearly 2 years ago, my wife and I longed for a restaurant with more than just Salmon. We were told about Tortuga's and decided to give it a try. It was late summer (2015) and we sat on the outdoor patio. From the start we were met with very hospitable service. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Coffman St, Longmont, CO 80501-5919
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Longmont
  • Phone Number: +1 303-772-6954

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?