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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Tacky Turtle

760 Gulf Blvd. (8th Ave.) Send to Phone
727-517-1300
Street-side snack stop for beachgoers and locals. Look for the turtle.

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Lunch & Snacks daily
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Tacky Turtle Restaurant Review

: This a great snack spot with the Gulf beaches nearby. The setting already may be old-hat to residents, but the menu still provides some unexpected touches and tastes. The sandwiches are made with Cuban bread and the choices include roast beef, turkey and even a vegetable one featuring broccoli, carrots, cabbage, onions, cauliflower and ginger sautéed in virgin olive oil and served with melted cheese and balsamic vinegar. There are 24 flavors of ice cream from The Working Cow, a nearby acclaimed dairy and house-made brownies. There’s a small patio in back with a view of the Gulf -if you’re really tall. But who’s worried about the view? Most people are browsing at the Tacky Turtle’s anything-but-tacky turtle collection (sculptures, dolls, statues).



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