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Los Tortugo’s Seafood Market

1683 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2806
+1 956-943-5602
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (22 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (27 reviews)
“fries” (30 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1683 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2806
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have driven by this restaurant way too many times but never stopped until I read the reviews on TA. We were over on Port Isabel and gave it a go. Dining is upstairs and it's not the big, say 50 people. The staff there...More

Thank CaptainSPI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were drawn to this place because trip advisor had good reviews. The restaurant is up stairs. It's not much for atmosphere but it makes up for it in the food. The shrimp basket was amazing. My husband got the shrimp tacos. Our whole was...More

Thank shperry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great seafood restaurant.Spotless well decored eating area.Friendly and efficient service.The fried shrimp basket was a huge plate of delicious shrimp,fries and coleslaw. The rest of the party enthused over their fish and calamari baskets. An excellent choice for dinner.

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been picking up ceviche for our beach trips for years and finally had their fried shrimp. Best fried shrimp I've had near SPI. They have a restaurant upstairs and we plan on going back. Its a great place to pick up a quick, to...More

Thank TexasSAgirl2013
Reviewed 6 March 2018

While we enjoyed our meal on a Sunday afternoon, it was nothing exceptional.We had a party of four and all had different meals. And the only thing recommended for gluten free was the ceviche. Not what we had expected. I would hesitate to go back.More

Tortugos S, Owner at Los Tortugo’s Seafood Market, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Sorry for your disappointment in regards to not offering gluten free meals. Our waitress probably misunderstood your question cause all our grilled meals are gluten free as well as our fried fish, oysters n calamari. Our cocktails are also gluten free. Thanks for taking your...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018

Stopped by to see what their seafood markey had to offer. When we walked in was asked if we here for lunch.... sure. What a great find. Had the seafood street tacos. Very tasty and a good value.

Thank Mike B
Tortugos S, Owner at Los Tortugo’s Seafood Market, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank You very much for taking your time to review us. We really appreciate you honesty and look forward to seeing you again. THANK YOU CAPT. JR.

Reviewed 9 February 2018

This restaurant was recommended to me by some locals while I was in the area. It did not disappoint. After climbing the stairs to the dine in portion of the restaurant, I was pretty amazed. It was a bit on the small side, but the...More

Thank LuckyNumba13
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I had the grilled flounder and fried shrimp combo. Next time I will skip the shrimp and get a large order of flounder. The flounder was perfectly cooked, perfectly seasoned. My husband had the grilled shrimp, which was better than the fried shrimp. They have...More

Thank markandkarenbrown
Reviewed 5 February 2018

. You can buy fresh seafood or order and eat a meal of fresh seafood. The food was delicious and very fresh. I highly recommend this market to anyone who enjoys fresh seafood.

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Now Forest would think he died and went to heaven. Where else can you go from boat to brunch in one stroke? Friday’s seafood soup is one of a kind . And Shrimp cocktail——dare you to take this down in one sitting! Excellent service, yes...More

1  Thank buddybo
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Questions & Answers
24 July 2015|
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Response from Sonia L |
Yes they have caldo de mariscos but I have not tried it.
21 July 2015|
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Response from Leslie S | Reviewed this property |
We paid 6.99 per pound for large in Feb. the price will vary due to shrimp seasons, may be cheaper?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1683 State Highway 100, Port Isabel, TX 78578-2806
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-5602
We are a Fresh Seafood Market with a Full time Galley available. We provide the Freshest Seafood in town brought in daily from our own Shrimpboats.
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