Welcome to Tortugas’ Lie, Outer Banks!

Nestled among the dunes of the Outer Banks town of Nags Head, you’ll find a delicious slice of the Caribbean known as Tortugas’ Lie. Founded in 1989, Tortugas’ is home to some of the beach’s finest fare, from mouthwatering appetizers to dinners and desserts so delicious you can’t help but come back again and again.

But a great menu is only the beginning of what makes Tortugas’ Lie so special. Why not c’mon in and see exactly why this quaint little Outer Banks restaurant of ours is not only a locals’ favorite, but the destination for hungry vacationers year after year.

Tortugas’ on Diners Drive-Ins & Dives with Guy Fieri

Tortugas’ Happenings!

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Tortugas’ Lie 30th 5K New Years Eve Run

Come out for the 30th annual running of the Turtles. The 5K starts at 10pm. No sign up necessary, just come on out, run, and have fun. There is no fee for running but there will be Tees for sale. Bring a flashlight or head lamp. Happy New Year!!

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Here is the inside scoop on our Sushi Night. It is served off season only so we hope to start it the beginning of January when we re open. See you then!!

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Thanks for a Great Season

We will be closed for the Holidays from December 2nd until December 28th. Thanks for a great year and we will see you soon. Have a safe and happy holiday season.

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Seating Policy We are sorry, but we do not take reservations. We seat on a first come first serve basis. Because our table turnover is so quick, we ask that your whole party is present before we seat you. We do operate on the buzz table app, which will text you when your table is ready. You do not need to have the app, only a cell phone. Thank you for your understanding!