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Turtle's Deli

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37 Strand Street | Prince Passage, Frederiksted, St. Croix
+1 340-772-3676
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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734 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The owners picked the right animal for their logo--the service is very slow. If you are island time and not in a hurry to get somewhere, this is an excellent choice for lunch. We opted for the half sandwich and salad combination and I can't imagine eating a whole sandwich--the half, pepper turkey, was on wonderful bread and a huge... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped by here on the advice of our scuba dive guide. We were starving after having gone scuba diving at the pier. A variety of sandwiches both standard and custom are on the menu. Drinks and chips are "on your honor", take what you want but be honest when you tell them what you took. Picnic tables are right... More 

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Metro Phoenix area
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having been to Turtle's Deli on our last trip to STX, we knew this was on our "must return" list. The sandwiches are huge and really delicious. Once the sandwiches arrive at the picnic table under the trees just several feet from the water, all talking ceased and just eating noises start. I couldn't even get past the thought of... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate here twice during our 2 weeks on St. Croix - very yummy food, huge portion and a beautiful view of the water!

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Woodbury
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Never thought I would review a sandwich shop, but this I can't resist. An out of this world great sandwich. Big enough for 2 adults to share. Fresh meat and vegetables on the sandwich. Picked up one day to take with us for later. The sandwich was so good we came back another day and ate there.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not your normal deli. Great sandwiches made with homemade bread and large portions. You can sit at picnic tables at the waters edge. Great spot to stop for lunch.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in the mood for an awesome sandwich, this is the place. We ordered the Club and and Reuben Sandwich and they were both the best we had ever had. Great beach front picnic table. Get there early to avoid any lines!

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Southlake, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sandwiches were very good and large. The seaside tables are a great place to eat lunch. Be prepared for island time getting your sandwich though. Just get a drink and relax and wait on the sandwich.

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Rochester, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding sandwiches! Made-to-order deli-style sandwiches piled high on super-soft, fresh bread. The sandwiches are very large/filling, and I often split one with a friend but my husband seems to manage it just fine! Hours of this deli are unpredictable with seemingly no set hours, however, this may be due to the time of year I'm visiting--after Christmas and through the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove out to Turtle's for lunch from the east end and it was well-worth it, we been here a number of times and we are never disappointed. The sandwiches were huge and delicious. And you cannot beat the view of the Frederiksted Pier and the Caribbean.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Strand Street | Prince Passage, Frederiksted, St. Croix
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Croix  >  Frederiksted
  • Phone Number: +1 340-772-3676

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?