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“Not what it was cracked up to be.”

Tortugas' Lie Shellfish Bar
Ranked #15 of 89 Restaurants in Nags Head
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Takeout
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wait was long for sub par food. Avoid the fish tacos, they were dry! The Nashville mule was ehhh. But our waitress was amazing !

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food! I had the fish tacos and conch fritters. Both were delicious. Black beans and rice was also great. Waitress was friendly and did a great job taking care of our table.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived for a late lunch and we were told a 20 minute wait which was fine but we had a table within 5 minutes. The food was great and it came out very fast.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere was old OBX. Wait staff was great and the food was outstanding. Highly recommend this restaurant. However it is small so the wait may be a drawback but it is worth it.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tortuga’s is a great little beach joint right on the beach road. It has a Caribbean theme, and the food is really good. The nachos are AMAZING. They serve sushi on Wednesdays in the off season. Go if you can, the Fryin’ Hawaiian roll is worth the trip. If you’re looking for a good place just to get a drink, it’s good for that too. Tortuga’s was on Diners, Drive-Ins and Drives once! Great place!

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