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Scotchies Jerk Center

2 Chelsea Avenue | Kingston 5 Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica
+1 876-906-0602
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (88 reviews)
“breadfruit” (30 reviews)
“jamaican jerk” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
2 Chelsea Avenue | Kingston 5 Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The locals frequent this place. I think it’s good, but not great. The food is well seasoned and they do a good job not to make jerk over power the meal; but if you want to take it up a notch they’ve got some fiery...More

Thank Yoyoforever
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I returned with my party because it was so enjoyable the last time. Now had changed their name but still the same owners. The Jerk was average this time.

Thank woodshedempty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Scotchies is a must on my travels. The food is amazing and the atmosphere is great as well. Whenever I’m going from Negril to Ochi I wait to eat until I get to Scotchies.

Thank Tararichardson
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Please stop in and have the chicken so good. I also thought when we ate there people where very nice.

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Organised; great variety of authentic Jamaican food. Lovely setting which however has outgrown its capacity; could use an update of the décor; attentive staff

Thank Bernard182
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I regularly used Scotchies to host business lunches and dinners consisting of visitors to Jamaica. It offers the most exceptional Jerk menu and is an ideal way to introduce people to Jamaican food. Great value for money, lovely ambience, rustic with a twist, and exceptional...More

Thank rangeview
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The food was really good. Speed of service also was not bad. The waitress kept the drinks flowing but we could not find her when we were ready to pay.

Thank NashvilleDoc1
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This place havr the best jerk pork and chicken and you can even ask for a piece to taste while you wait.

Thank norrisr793
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Scotchies several times and I must say it is one of the better jerks I have had. The jerk pork is my favorite with lots of pepper. I highjly recommend Scotchies if you visit Jamaica.

Thank lawrence a
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This is my third visit to Kingston. On every trip, we must stop at Scotchies (pepperwood now) for a meal. The jerk chicken and festivals were amazing. The soup was also very good and we all shared pig's tail which was delicious. You can see...More

Thank Michelle N
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Response from Oral W | Reviewed this property |
I believe the open until 11 and everywhere closes the same time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chelsea Avenue | Kingston 5 Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 876-906-0602
We specialize in authentic Jamaican Jerk specializing in pork,chicken,fish and specially prepared pork & chicken sausages. Sides consists of Jamaican specialties such as Festival, Bammy, yellow yam, sweet potato,rice & peas and fried plantain. We can seat up to 250 persons in a lush rustic tropical garden setting.
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