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Tortugas Island Grille

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2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All 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
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Savannah, Georgia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 84 year old father and I have a lot of burgers under our belts and both of us agreed this was amongst the best. Just the right fat content and quantity of meet and perfect marriage of bread, Swiss and sautéed mushrooms. Bloody Mary was also a stand out. FREAKIN AWESOME!

Thank Mark M
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

It is a little pricey but it is very tasty. The crab cakes here are amazing. Every item my family ordered was tasty. Come here after a trip to the beach.

Thank famelee
Savannah, Georgia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We just ate brunch here for Mother's Day. We had a table of 4 adults and 2 children. Our server was good, and the food was good. However, about 10 minutes after we paid our $65 bill a teenaged boy who seemed to be acting as hostess/busser came to our table and said "excuse me, we need you to leave... More 

2 Thank Lauran L
Rossville, Georgia
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164 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Went for lunch. Cuban sandwich was good. Black beans and rice were very good. Triggerfish sandwich was delicious. This is a must go place

Thank partraveler
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

I used "near me now" and found this place. Cute atmosphere and the food was really great. I got the Jamaican Hot Mama and it was delicious. Friends that we were with all enjoyed their meal as well. The waitress was also kind and helpful.

Thank RCS42
Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

I've been to Tortugas several times now. For breakfast I had Crab Cake Benedict. What a unique and awesome dish. Plenty of crabmeat and combinations of spices! An I entrée enjoyed for dinner was their Chutney Grouper special: Quaint restaurant with an attentive and knowledgeable staff of servers. I will visit every time my journeys from Virginia Beach takes me... More 

Thank Jim M
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

After stopping in Savannah for the night, we needed a place to eat breakfast but didn't want to leave the dog in the car. Tortuga's had a few outside tables, and immediately brought us a dog bowl with fresh water. Breakfast was delicious! My husband had fried eggs on a baked potato, with sauteed veggies and a bed of fresh... More 

1 Thank Katie R
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71 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Found this place on TA. Exterior was not very inviting, interior plain and nothing fancy, sports memorabilia and art for sale. Front Doors were open and the place was covered with flys. Ordered a hamburger. Waited 45 minutes, for a hamburger?

Thank wjeffa10
Fishers, Indiana
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162 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

This restaurant was recommended to me during a recent trip, so I made a point to go there for lunch on my way to the airport. I had a Blackened Flounder BLT and it was really, really flavorful and made perfectly. My side dish was cole slaw and you could tell it was made fresh, not a weird premade cole... More 

Thank happymallqueen
Columbus, Ohio
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch with a hungry 2 and 4 year old. It was a fantastic little spot. The outside does not look very inviting but inside was nice, service was great and food was excellent. Everything we ate was great. We had the local caught blackened grouper BLT with homemade chips both of which which were outstanding, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?