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Tortugas Island Grille

2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
+1 912-201-3630
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“crab cakes” (25 reviews)
“bread pudding” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Tortugas and it was excellent. They have a variety of sandwiches and salads and a nice selection of sides. The jerk chicken was excellent- mildly spicy and blackened. They make home-made potato chips and we had them as an appetizer topped...More

Thank TropicalLover
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We had a shrimp dish and the blackened chicken sandwich, and fried green tomatoes. All delicious! Reasonably priced as well. This is a find!

Thank David P
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This place doesn't look like much and it does feel a little pricey in comparison to other places but the food is incredible. I had the Crab Cakes and these were the best I've ever eaten. Service was great and the staff was attentive but...More

Thank beverlyrowland
Reviewed 20 July 2017

After hearing good reviews of Tortuga's I decided it to try it Friday afternoon. It's a hidden little place on River Drive in Thunderbolt. I ordered a spinach salad topped with blackened shrimp. The shrimp were some of the best I've had. The spinach salad...More

Thank Christi2000
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Recommended by a friend, we tried Tortuga's and thought that it was just ok. Although the crab cake was tasty, the bun was blah and added nothing to the sandwich.

Thank littlepepita
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This establishment is a small restaurant located in the city of Thunderbolt along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. My wife and I arrived at around 12:30 PM and I ordered the Tortuga Big Breakfast from the brunch menu. This consisted of two eggs, bacon, French toast,...More

Thank Raygee67
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Hands down the best crab cake I've had in Georgia. Both my wife & I had one and we almost ordered a second. Delicious!

Thank Benson M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had seen this online, not sure where. We were looking for somewhere new for our last night in Savannah, and I remembered this, so off we went. Hidden away in Thunderbolt, a town near Tybee Island, this is a rather unassuming place...not fancy, with...More

1  Thank Pat W
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Our cemetery tour guide recommended this place. Since it was close and we were hungry, we tried it. What a gem, friendly service and outstanding food. The amaretto bread pudding is stone cold, although served warm, delicious. This place is on our return list!

Thank mearse53
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a favorite of mine. I haven't had one thing from the menu that I don't love. Everything tastes good and the servers are so friendly. Definitely recommend for brunch and even dinner.

Thank Neal H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2815 River Dr, Savannah, GA 31404-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-201-3630
  • E-mail
Tuesday-Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00 pmFriday 11:00 am to 9:30 pmSaturday 10:00 am to 9:30 pm (breakfast, lunch,and dinner)Sunday Brunch 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Closed on Monday
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