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Turtles Taco Shop

178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
+1 860-963-7747
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
21 Dec 2017
“Not a good place anymore”
30 Jul 2017
“Delicious! ”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
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178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Went in today and ordered fish tacos and loaded chips. I have had the fish tacos many times before. On the menu they are advertised as having corn salsa and cabbage slaw. Today they didn't have either. I returned them and the cook told me...More

1  Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican spot in Putnam! Try the Californian Burrito with a Jarritos soda! Or the mini tacos. They are great as well!

Thank skidapowda
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Mexican tacos and burritos at a reasonable price great little environment take a picture with the wood carved turtle with a sombrero on

Thank Manuel S
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We stopped in on our way through town - thought it was good. Seemed mainly like a local take out place but it was cute inside. Order at the counter and take to a table. Food was pretty good not super fantastic. Service was great...More

Thank SDC372
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had heard good things and finally went for lunch. We got there at 1:00 and left at 2:30. I don't mind waiting for excellent food but it wasn't. I ordered the fanciest thing on the menu, grilled steak tacos. They were OK. The tomatoes...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I go to Mexico for business, found I really like tacos. But what I got just fell short, not bad mind you, but nothing special. I can't say there was much effort to develop atmosphere - certainly not up to McD standards. If I were...More

1  Thank Escape45
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We eat lunch here every couple of weeks. I have the chicken tacos and they are yummy! I've also tried the tostada, salads and nachos.

Thank AS1824
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great flavor! Well made tacos and burritos! Gotta try the hot sauce. It goes well on everything even the salads.

Thank 321Jason12345
Reviewed 26 May 2015

You don't go to Turtles for the atmosphere or comfort but the food is good, fresh and plentiful. The staff is always willing to accommodate with special requests.

Thank Steen33
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

I have traveled throughout Mexico and Turtles is the closest thing I can get to the real thing. I have friends from Mexico and the absolutely love Turtles as well. It is not your standard Mexican American sit down. The service is relatively quick if...More

1  Thank Abraham G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Providence St, Putnam, CT 06260-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Putnam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-963-7747
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