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Tortuga Coastal Cantina

) #59 of 242 Restaurants in Galveston €€ - €€€ Mexican, , Latin
6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
+1 409-741-5000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (42 reviews)
“guacamole” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
6010 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-5890
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had a nice atmosphere. It was next door to my hotel. We were a large group and they did well to accommodate us without a reservation. They messed up and gave me a mixed drink for two people, but I told them and they...More

Thank nikki159
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks Danny for the delicious food and excellent service! Cheap and tasty margaritas (I got raspberry), and delicious steak quesadilla.. I am craving that now! Very attentive and PROMPT so important when going with a baby.

Thank Stefani P
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here on numerous occasions and I must say, no matter the day of the week, they stay pretty busy for dinner. I started with the triple margarita sampler. I tried the gold rush, blue horizon, and prickly pear. The gold rush was my...More

1  Thank Katie N
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The chef should be so embarrassed about the food they served us. The skimpy portion of fajitas were ice cold with zero flavor. The taco salad was a joke. Too bad because the atmosphere was great. Margaritas ok. And guacamole was excellent. But the main...More

2  Thank Knowsgoodfood15
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were very disappointed in this place. The quality of the food was far below normal for Mexican restaurants. The staff we dealt with were below average.

2  Thank Charles W
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The staff was very friendly however we were not impressed with our margaritas or food. Our food tasted like we were at on the border...not very authentic and wasn't anything special. The margarita selection was not impressive. The staff was very friendly and we got...More

2  Thank Whitney F
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Wow, walked in to a genuine atmosphere, had delicious taco salads. Atmosphere great. Service was awesome,food divine!

1  Thank Lambertz79
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

It was ok, we went home fed, but we had sooooo much better Mexican food in Texas! Possibility to sit outside, but it is directly next to the street. Cocktails were really bad.

2  Thank Anne T
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I was so impressed with the variety and with the number of dishes that I had never heard of before. What we had was delicious and there is so much more that I want to try.

1  Thank deeelizabeth
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We really enjoyed the patio dining outside and the atmosphere was great. Staff was very attentive and polite. We will definitely make this a routine stop on our vacations.

Thank G M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello my name is Sandra I wanted to know if yall hiring.
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, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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