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Tortuga Coastal Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
+1 409-741-5000
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed avocado” (27 reviews)
“guacamole” (39 reviews)
“enchiladas” (33 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
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1 - 10 of 639 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Monday afternoon. The service was great. The food was good. And the prices seemed fair. We will be back

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was Okay. Service was slow. And the waitress got both our orders wrong, but quickly corrected them.

Thank CCSWebWeaver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was okay but I had better. The food was just okay nothing special about it. The drinks were not that good either.

Thank Debora B
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Food was tasteless and greasy, margaritas watery. Extremely expensive for a disappointing meal. Would never go back!

Thank Carina98765
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My wife has had very good luck with the Mexican food but my diner here was not. I asked if the food was all prepared in house and the answer was yes. I told the waitress the kitchen needs to throw the salt in the...More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here three times now. The tacos, fajitas, and enchiladas are on point and full of the flavors you’d expect in authentic southwestern cuisine. Their meat is tender and their margaritas at happy hour are perfect. Love this place.

Thank Q5087QFkevina
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Our boys each had a kids meal. 1 are the pizza. The other 2 would not touch the chicken wheels (nuggets) or the corn dogs. Fries were cold. My husband got the bacon wrapped shrimp. Asked for butter 3 times. Shrimp was cold by the...More

Thank Stay717
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The fajitas were good but the beans and rice were dry and very blan. I’ve had much better rice and beans at Taco Bell. Not enough guacamole nor sour cream for the meal. I’ll not go back.

Thank patrickbM961AL
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

The service was really good. The food was overpriced though. The flavor was okay. It's just a mediocre place in a good location.

Thank Kristyn S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

When we got there they told us 25 min wait. It took 45 - 60 min. After we were seated it took another hour to get food. Once the food arrived it was good. Waitress was friendly but very over worked.

Thank deereman78
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Questions & Answers
3 April 2018|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Yes only outside though. You may not take the inside.
Sandra O
17 July 2017|
Response from Mari L |
Food Paradise on Travel Channel?
14 June 2016|
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Response from Fred P | Reviewed this property |
I only ate and drank there, no clue as to employment status. Need to talk to management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-741-5000
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