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Turtles Taco Shop

178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
+1 860-963-7747
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
1 week ago
“Regular stop”
15 Apr 2018
“Great find”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here on the average once a month. The food is always good, and the service is always great, which is unusual in that there seems to be a lot of turnover at both the counter and the grill.

Thank HDRoadKing
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Varied Mexican via Southern California menu. Knowledgeable owner/chef. Fresh food. Good portions. Clean restaurant.

Thank MissionsDoorRick
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Went in today and ordered fish tacos and loaded chips. I have had the fish tacos many times before. On the menu they are advertised as having corn salsa and cabbage slaw. Today they didn't have either. I returned them and the cook told me...More

1  Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican spot in Putnam! Try the Californian Burrito with a Jarritos soda! Or the mini tacos. They are great as well!

Thank skidapowda
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Mexican tacos and burritos at a reasonable price great little environment take a picture with the wood carved turtle with a sombrero on

Thank Manuel S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stopped in on our way through town - thought it was good. Seemed mainly like a local take out place but it was cute inside. Order at the counter and take to a table. Food was pretty good not super fantastic. Service was great...More

Thank SDC372
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had heard good things and finally went for lunch. We got there at 1:00 and left at 2:30. I don't mind waiting for excellent food but it wasn't. I ordered the fanciest thing on the menu, grilled steak tacos. They were OK. The tomatoes...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I go to Mexico for business, found I really like tacos. But what I got just fell short, not bad mind you, but nothing special. I can't say there was much effort to develop atmosphere - certainly not up to McD standards. If I were...More

1  Thank Escape45
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We eat lunch here every couple of weeks. I have the chicken tacos and they are yummy! I've also tried the tostada, salads and nachos.

Thank AS1824
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great flavor! Well made tacos and burritos! Gotta try the hot sauce. It goes well on everything even the salads.

Thank 321Jason12345
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Putnam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-963-7747
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