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Thirsty Turtle

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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2825 SW Port St Lucie Blvd, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953-2884
+1 772-344-7774
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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pennsylvania
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We sat outside and the food was great The waitress was very nice and was always asking if we needed anything We was waited on right away We will go back loved the place

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Thank loribean
Tucson, Arizona
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We ate lunch outside. The food and service was good. Our waitress did a great job of making sure our needs was met. It was not very busy when we where there, and was able to sit and talk.

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Thank lizzyrazzi
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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552 reviews
448 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like this place, great choice of food and drinks. However, they do not know how to make a Bloody Mary. The put it in a small glass and the mix is terrible. Everyone knows to make them in large glasses and the mix is very important plus the condiments.

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Thank withvalidity
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Ambiance good, fun. Food, depends what u order... "Fresh vegetables" tasted worse than my frozen ones without anything on them... Weird plastic taste maybe? Idk. Music good. Drinks good. Shrimp scampi great! We had a table sooner than expected.

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Thank acrcpt
Port Saint Lucie, Florida, United States
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Always good, love the menu choices, love the food and the decor . Fun one of our favorite stops. The wait staff is efficient and friendly , and there is room for a large group

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Thank Carol H
Herndon, Virginia
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107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Maybe it was because it was a Saturday night, or maybe this is the best that PSL has to offer and it's just not good, but we won't be going back to the Thirsty Turtle. The service was terrible, both because it was really slow (30 min to get to order) and because it was beyond the capabilities of our... More 

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Thank S1traveler
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Went with my wife to have a few beers and some shrimp appetizers. $40 later we left pretty much unsatisfied. Maybe we should have had something else.

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Thank Robert E
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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506 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We have been long time fans of the conch fritters (maybe the best in Florida) and Wings with celery and blue cheese sauce. Fried Oysters (when they have them) another favorite. For Wings, seafood and fish platters at reasonable prices, hard to beat Thirsty Turtle, Plenty of on site parking. Service is friendly and attentive. Full bar service and many... More 

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Thank Marvin G
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The wings are always excellent, peel and eat shrimp are equally as tasty. The fried shrimp and scallops are delicious. Great local atmosphere. Server was very nice and attentive!

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Thank reneerice823
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Best wings and fries in Port St Lucie. Crispy, fresh, tossed just right, with a side of steak fries and you have a great meal. Live music, good hand out, even try the loaded nachos great for sharing with a crowd. Kid friendly too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 SW Port St Lucie Blvd, Port Saint Lucie, FL 34953-2884
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Port Saint Lucie
  • Phone Number: +1 772-344-7774

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?