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La Tortuga

Lomas Del Mar 5, Acapulco, Mexico
+52 744 484 6985
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“combo plate” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Lomas Del Mar 5, Acapulco, Mexico
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Went there Saturday evening. The food and service are impeccable as always. The pickled vegetables are spicy but not real hot. This is a do not miss place. Not the fanciest place just good food and honest people

1  Thank 241mikem
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Arrived early on a sunday evening and Gustavo was there to greet us. Unfortunately we missed Ruffino tonight. For starters the pickled vegtables and a chorizo pizza over tortillas was the best yet. My wife had some delicious burritos and I had the combo plate...More

1  Thank truck2chief
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in with wife and a couple of friends. Don’t let the rustic appearance fool you, the food here in fantastic. The pickled vegetables and chips with various sauces are great. Couple with a ice cold beer and enjoy the street scene passing by. The...More

3  Thank JimmyD0707
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

I could not wait to bring my boyfriend and friends here first off to meet Gustavo and Ruffino and also for them to experience the warm and welcoming feeling you get when you arrive and throughout your whole meal. The food was really good from...More

2  Thank Maureen M
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Returned again and it was a wonderful dining experience. Gustavo and Rufino make you feel like you are back at home. Tamales and Chili’s this visit and they were excellent.

3  Thank Stash1962
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful restaurant! The atmosphere is friendly and inviting. The food amazing. If you want a dining experience, don’t miss this diamond in the rough! Just around the corner from Office Max. Viva Acapulco!!!!

3  Thank Debbie T
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Rufino welcomed us with open arms. He recommended foods according to our tastes. Generous servings, generous service, wonderful food and hospitality.

3  Thank kestnerj
Reviewed January 13, 2018

I returned to this old favorite this week and found both Gustavo and Rufino present, Ordered the chili rellenos and found them to be excellent. Ordered the tamales and chilis with neat and raisins for next week. Conversation was excellent and I strongly recommend it...More

2  Thank Caroline J
Reviewed December 21, 2017

We went for dinner as our tour guide recommended it and it had good reviews on Tripadvisor. The restaurant was basically deserted but we sat down anyway. The service was excellent, the margaritas were excellent and the food was excellent. We were not disappointed.

4  Thank mlove999
Reviewed April 10, 2017

My wife and I went to lunch at La Tortuga a short walk from the Fiesta Americana. Rufino was our waiter and was wonderful. My wife especially liked the pickled vegetables and salsa Rufino brought to our table. I had something with fish that was...More

1  Thank DartagnanC44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lomas Del Mar 5, Acapulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Acapulco
  • Phone Number: +52 744 484 6985
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