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Tortuga Coastal Cantina


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Buffalo Wings
eight fried chicken wings served with your choice of sauce: mild, hot or chipotle bbq. served with homemade ranch dressing and celery.
Small $5.39
Grande $7.99
Add Ground Beef $0.99
Chile Con Queso
dip into our signature queso mixed with vegetables & mexican seasonings.
Classic Nachos
your choice of spicy ground beef or shredded chicken with refried beans, mixed cheese, and guacamole.
Small $7.59
Grande $10.99
Fajita Nachos
it’s a party on a plate! grilled fajita beef or chicken, black beans, jalapeños and guacamole over fresh made tortilla chips.
Small $7.59
Grande $10.99
Fajita Quesadillas
fajita beef or chicken and monterey jack cheese grilled in a large flour tortilla. served with guacamole and pico de gallo.
Small $3.19
Grande $6.59
a blend of super fresh avocados and special spices.
Mini Chimi Egg Rolls
mini egg rolls filled with seasoned grilled chicken breast, flavorful pepper jack cheese, rice, salsa, onions and jalapeños. fried crisp and served with sour cream and tortuga’sfamous spicy ranch dressing.
Small $5.89
Grande $8.99
Stuffed Jalapenos
large fresh jalapenos filled with sauteed garlic shrimp and monterey jack cheese. fried golden and served with sour cream.
Tortuga Sampler
we put together this fabulous platter for your family and friends to share! two shrimp-stuffed jalapenos, baja coconut shrimp, beef fajita nachos and chicken fajita quesadillas. served with guacamole, pico de gallo and our orange zip sauce.
Choice of salad dressings: Our homemade vinaigrette, ranch, honey mustard, thousand island, chile con queso, salsa ranch or citrus vinegarette.
Blackened Tuna Salad
our zesty chili-rubbed tuna steak grilled and served with fresh avocado slices over mixed salad greens.
Fajita Taco Salad
A crunchy tortilla bowl filled with strips of fajita steak or marinated chicken, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, guacamole and refried beans.
Seafood Soup
a mexican-style soup with fish, jumbo shrimp, zucchini, carrots, celery, crawfish, crabmeat and corn on the cob. served with cilantro, avocado, onions, vegetable rice, french bread and lime wedges.
Shrimp Cobb Salad
grilled shrimp on a bed of lettuce with bacon, avocado slices, pico de gallo and mixed cheese.
Taco Salad
tortilla bowl filled with lettuce, tomatoes, mixed cheese, refried beans, guacamole and your choice of seasoned beef or shredded chicken.
Bowl $6.29
Cup $3.89
Tortilla Soup
our famous soup made fresh with rich broth, chicken and garden vegetables. topped with strips of crisp tortillas and monterey jack cheese.
(3) Beef With Chili Con Carne $9.99
(3) Chicken With Ranchero Sauce $9.99
(3) Cheese With Enchilada Gravy $9.39
Classic Enchiladas
Fajita Enchiladas
three enchiladas filled with your choice of charbroiled chicken or beef and topped with chile con queso.
Seafood Enchiladas
a savory choice of two enchiladas filled with shrimp in a creamy wine sauce. topped with our mexican etouffee sauce.
Spinach Enchiladas
three enchiladas filled with our special spinach blend and topped with our famous creamy cilantro sauce.
Stacked Enchiladas
tortillas stacked with grilled chicken breast and our spinach mix, topped with cilantro cream sauce and mixed cheese.
all chicken dishes are served with mexican rice and borracho beans.
Cabo Chicken
a chicken breast battered and deep-fried, topped with mushrooms, bacon bits, cilantro cream sauce.
Crusted Chicken
a guest favorite! lightly hand battered chicken breast grilled and topped with sauteed shrimp, mushrooms, our famous cilantro cream sauce and cheese.
Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast
Filled with our special spinach blend, grilled and topped with cilantro cream sauce, sautéed mushrooms, shrimp and cheese.
all fajita platters include guacamole (excludes ranchero fajitas), sour cream, pico de gallo, vegetable rice, borracho beans and your choice of warm flour or whole wheat tortillas.
Del Mar Extreme Fajita
marinated chicken breast and fajita steak over sauteed onions and bell peppers. crowned with three shrimp brochette or regular grilled shrimp, if you prefer.
Beef For One $14.99
Beef For Two $24.79
Chicken For One $13.99
Chicken For Two $24.29
Shrimp For One $15.69
Shrimp For Two $26.99
Fabulous Fajitas
choose marinated chicken, beef or shrimp on a bed of sauteed onions and bell peppers.
Meatless Fajitas
a colorful blend of grilled zucchini, corn, yellow squash, peppers, mushrooms and onions with a wine-butter sauce.
Ultimate Beef For One $16.99
For Two $22.99
Ultimate Fajitas
youll taste the difference. top grade angus beef fajitas specially marinated with premium seasonings on a bed of sauteed onions and bell peppers. weve selected the finest quality beef to satisfy the most discerning fajita connoisseur.
all seafood dishes served with vegetable rice and borracho beans.
Baja Coconut Shrimp
eight jumbo shrimp with a crispy coconut crust. served with our orange zip sauce.
Shrimp Brochette
this is so good! jumbo shrimp stuffed with monterey jack cheese and jalapenos, wrapped in bacon and grilled in a garlic butter sauce. garnished with fresh orange and cilantro.
For One $14.99
For Two $26.99
Tequila Lime Shrimp
jumbo shrimp marinated in fresh lime juice and cilantro. grilled and basted with rich garlic butter. served on sizzling vegetables with guacamole and pico de gallo.
served with vegetable rice and borracho beans.
Baja Grilled Tuna Taco
grilled tuna, fresh cilantro, pico de gallo, sliced avocado, jalapeno sauce, lettuce and jicama in corn tortillas.
Baja Shrimp Or Fish Tacos
two soft corn tortillas with choice of grilled or crispy fried shrimp or fish, baja sauce, shredded red cabbage and cilantro.
Grilled Tacos
three grilled corn tortillas filled with monterey jack cheese, pico de gallo and choice of beef or chicken fajita. served with sliced avocado.
Tacos Al Carbon
grilled beef fajita or chicken breast in two soft flour tortillas with guacamole and pico de gallo.
Tropical shrimp Tacos
two soft corn tortillas filled with grilled shrimp, pineapple, mango and pico de gallo.
Big Juan Burrito
a massive 12 flour tortilla overstuffed with spicy chicken, seasoned ground beef, mexican rice and refried beans! topped with chili con carne, chile con queso and mixed cheese. we serve this big one with guacamole and sour cream.
Chile Relleno
one fried poblano pepper filled with choice of fajita beef or chicken with cheese, topped with chile con queso. served with mexican rice and refried beans.
your choice of beef or chicken fajitas wrapped in a flour tortilla, fried and topped with chile con queso. served with guacamole, vegetable rice and refried beans.
Fajita Burrito
large burrito stuffed with your choice of grilled chicken or beef fajita, onions and bell peppers, covered with chile con queso. served with guacamole, vegetable rice and refried beans.
Flautas Mexicanas
three corn tortillas filled with seasoned chicken deep-fried and topped with mixed cheese and tomatoes. served with mexican rice, borracho beans and avocado slices.
Steak Al Carbon
beef fajita steak topped with sauteed onions, mushrooms, peppers and monterey jack cheese. served with steak fries, borracho beans and warm flour tortillas.
Stuffed Avocado
one avocado cut in half and stuffed with grilled fish, shrimp, carrots, zucchini, squash, bell peppers, onions and mushrooms. covered in chile con queso and served with mexican rice, borracho beans & pico de gallo.
Caramel Brownie Sundae
our original brownie comes topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, drizzled with caramel sauce and finished with whipped cream.
Fried Ice Cream
a tex-mex favorite! a scoop of ice cream with a crisp coconut shell. drizzled with caramel and powdered sugar.
Sierra Madre Mud Pie
from the sierra madre mountains of mexico arrives a delicious mud pie with layers of oreo cookies and ice cream glazed with chocolate sauce and toasted almonds.
Twelve $4.89
Six $2.59
One $0.89
light and puffy deep-fried mexican pastries laced with caramel and dusted with powdered sugar. served with honey.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We eat here at lease once every time we come to Galveston. Why, ABSOLUTELY THE BEST!!! Food, Staff and Atmosphere!! We were not disappointed again. On the Seawall near 61st street, the wait was maybe 10 min on Saturday evening. Once seated, our order was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate lunch here and had the shrimp tacos. They were very tasty and filling, just a bit too much cabbage. Wife had chicken quesadillas and they were very good also. The chips and salsa were great. Overall, a very good lunch.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank porkman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Robert was a great host and we received our meals quickly. The very best part of my meal was the margarita, however. The drink didn't have the usual bar mix taste. If you are looking for a water view I couldn't actually see it. Maybe...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LindaAZ2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we sat down at our ocean view table in this Tex Mex restaurant on the Galveston Seawall, we were offered Margaritas! A cheerful server, Chris, took time to make recommendations and shared with us his love of his home city. Food was good, served...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CathyV773
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We heard great things about this place but were not impressed. Service was very good. We found a much better Mom and Pop place where the Latinos go.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank curtisrae2016
Reviewed 2 January 2019

The food here was average as well as the service. We ordered appetizers and it was nothing great.....the margaritas were the best part of the meal!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tsissy
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We are from MO and came here for our honeymoon, Tortuga was in front of our hotel and an easy walk for some food. We weren't expecting much, as we make homemade Mexican food at home, but DANG, we were in for a treat. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Angela-AlejandroG
Reviewed 12 December 2018

While we were in Galveston several of us wanted Mexican food. My husband loved it so much he wanted to eat there for dinner two nights in a row.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Patty H
Reviewed 19 November 2018

A nice festive atmosphere. The food is great-- we all had fajitas. Service was beyond reproach. A great selection of seafood dishes. All the sauces are tasty and well prepared.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bob_in_NY
Reviewed 2 November 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thomas K
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Response from lindasH5567ME | Reviewed this property |
Yes only outside though. You may not take the inside.
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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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