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La Tortuga

Corner of Calle San Sebastian & Calle San Jose, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-1062
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“donuts” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (48 reviews)
“ham” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Pizza, Caribbean, Puerto Rican
Corner of Calle San Sebastian & Calle San Jose, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

We found this little hidden gem while exploring Old San Juan. They have the best empanadas and churros! The waitress was very friendly! She told us about the neighborhood, where to go, where not to go, and what to expect. She told us about a...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed January 19, 2018

After walking old San Juan to a near standstill we stopped and enjoyed a few drinks and sat on the outside tables.The service was a little slow but perhaps expected due to the presence of our cruise ship. Watched the world and our cares go...More

1  Thank SharksSupporter1
Reviewed January 3, 2018

The first morning we were in OSJ we stopped by here for breakfast. The waitress we had was super friendly and extremely helpful when we asked her for information on bicycle rentals. My friend and I really love the coffee here! We came back the...More

Thank Q8LVR
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Recommended here by a policeman on a corner and so lucky to find it. Authentic feel. Diana gives perfect service and great food.

Thank Charliejpc
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The service was amazing! So incredibly friendly and welcoming. While Diana, the bartender was pouring our drinks she answered all of our questions about how to navigate around Puerto Rico and the hot spots. We had sangria from there and it was delicious and prepared...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We ate here twice during our stay in PR. It is a great little Italian resturant with amazing food at great prices. Appeared to be a favorite of local artists and musicians. If you order the large calzone you better have about 4 people to...More

Thank Edward H
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by early morning for a quick snack for family. Donuts were tasty and not too expensive. Staff was pleasant. Also served meals but did not have. I would recommend.

Thank Philipp W
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Looking in from the outside. The impression you get is this mix of bakery/basic diner-ish place. With the Retro white letters on black peg board menu sign. Which is probably why we've never been too pushed to go in. What with the several restaurants all...More

Thank Pete_The_Panda
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We stopped here while in town on a cruise and knew nothing about the place. I saw the donuts and pastries through the window and wanted to see what else they had. WOW was this a pleasant surprise. The donuts here are like a cross...More

Thank Vincent A
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

Wandered into this place on a Friday night because my friend was hungry and we were going to La Factoria. I am a Mochaholic and need at least one a day. This place had the best mochaccino ever. Service was great. My friend ordered a...More

Thank Miata l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pizza, Caribbean, Puerto Rican
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Calle San Sebastian & Calle San Jose, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-1062
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