Located in the heart of Playas del Coco, Tortuga Bar is a family-owned and operated restaurant and bar that opened its doors in 2021. Despite starting in the middle of the pandemic, the bar has been able to thrive and become a popular spot for locals and tourists alike.
Javier Rojas Villanueva, the owner of Tortuga Bar, took over the responsibility of starting the business after his father had the idea to open a restaurant and bar on an unused lot. Javier’s goal for Tortuga Bar is to create a lively and joyful atmosphere where customers can enjoy good food and great company.
The restaurant section of Tortuga Bar offers a variety of dishes including seafood, artisanal pizzas, and bar food. Javier’s top priority is to ensure that customers receive high-quality food that will leave them satisfied. Tortuga Bar is known for offering some of the best beachfront dining experiences in Playas del Coco.
The bar section of Tortuga Bar offers a variety of cocktails and specialty shots for customers to enjoy. During the day, the atmosphere is more laid back with lounge music playing in the background. However, in the evening, the music changes to house and electronic music, and the atmosphere starts to pick up. At night, the bar offers a more lively atmosphere with reggaeton music playing.
Tortuga Bar also offers some board games for customers to enjoy while they eat and drink. As the business grows, Javier plans to offer a larger variety of games for customers to enjoy. Additionally, customers can catch their favorite sporting events playing on the large TVs at Tortuga Bar.
Overall, Tortuga Bar is a great spot for anyone looking to enjoy good food, lively music, and a fun atmosphere. If you’re in Playas del Coco, be sure to check it out!