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Green Turtle

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2905 Harborview Dr, Gig Harbor, WA 98335-1910
+1 253-851-3167
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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Costa Mesa, California
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This restaurant is old fashioned in that they care more about food than about decor or ambience, although the ambience is quite good.

Thank Dean M
Gig Harbor, Washington
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Their new site is always packed and has limited parking. We try to get there early on a Friday to reduce wait time. Food is good and so is the service I enjoy having their sangria and I buy their salsa for home. They have a great atmosphere and have a small patio when the weather is nice.

Thank jersey5454
Lakebay, Washington
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Creative, delicious food...great service and wonderful view of Gig Harbor. Outdoor seating available with a view of Mt. Raineer.

Thank ksj_10
Spokane, Washington
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157 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I looked up the Green Turtle on Trip Advisor because we saw a young man waving a sign (dancing....). We were already walking right by so we took a chance. Indoor seating seemed small and a bit dark, so we sat on the deck. The view of the water and harbor was nice. The menu was limited but appealing. I... More 

Thank jlrmac
Gig Harbor, Washington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Upon having a Saturday evening dinner at the Green Turtle, the experience was delightful. Service was superb, the menu displayed good choices and the food was prepared and served in an excellent fashion. The appetizer which we chose was presented well, although the serving was quite small (for 2 people) and could have been more generous. The main entrees were... More 

2 Thank peaches32499
San Diego, California
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174 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Had lunch here. No kids menu but there are some things kids can eat. Ceasar salad was very good. Great view on the harbor.

Thank Lauren H
Gig Harbor, Washington
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Went to lunch with my husband and daughter after having been there several times in the past for dinner and lunch. Host/ server was not very congenial or inviting. The view is always a plus, but the restaurant needs a facelift and a good cleaning - it seemed shabby.Lunch was extraordinarily expensive. My $17 salmon burger was mediocre and bland.... More 

Thank pattiw22
Port Orchard, Washington
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Visited on a weekday evening -warm, sunny night. the view of the inlet - and Mt. Rainier probably the best in GH. Food was great - not your "standard" selections, and timely.

Thank R S
San Antonio, Texas
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83 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We weren't expecting such a nice experience as the way we decided to eat at The Green Turtle was because of a guy standing on the corner flipping an arrow sign while hopping around to music from his earbuds. We sat on the deck overlooking the entrance to Gig Harbor. Cloth tablecloths...was the first sigh we were going to be... More 

2 Thank Mare1599
Fox Island
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137 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We've celebrated many an occasion here. Generally find being on the deck the best due to a rather small place inside. The food is always top notch and the service to match.

Thank geraldh463

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2905 Harborview Dr, Gig Harbor, WA 98335-1910
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Gig Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 253-851-3167

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