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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
794 9457
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (586 reviews)
“festival bread” (79 reviews)
“rice” (229 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

hi all, we were there in july, its a must and one of the best for jerk food. clean and fast serving. take away or sit in,out side. lol.

Thank GORDON568
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was expecting more flavor with the jerk chicken. The pork was the best. The sides were basic . The red beans and rice I could get at Popeyes and the corn 🌽 was juicy but not what I was looking for. The chicken needs...More

Thank Awsum D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every time I visit Jamaica I always go to Scotchies. the last two times I went there this month was terrible. the pork was not jerked only the top had some color. they are so busy unable to keep up with the demand not giving...More

Thank Departure20338789555
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've never had jerk before then this is the place to try it, if you've had jerk before then this is the place to continue having quality jerk. You'll never regret it and you'll always come back for more.

Thank RenaM351
Reviewed 1 week ago

tour operators seem to like to take you here but we have always found the food mediocre, it seems to be a fast food version of jerk food. Sharkies is so much better

Thank Tush
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bar staff was very pleasant and attentive but I can't say the same for the dining experience. Even with a modest line, the wait was excessive. Don't mind self-service or counter service, but the attitudes of the employees were sub-par. It was like they...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The flavors of jerk are so distinctive. Every time we visit Jamaica we have to stop at Scotchie's to experience the authentic way of roasting the jerk pork with the sweet wood, it is so delicious that we cannot wait to taste the real jerk...More

Thank SHazlehurst
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every visit we make to Jamaica we always have to hit scotchies! We have eaten at scotchies probably 8 times over the last 5 visits. Food is awesome. Extremely affordable. Love the outdoor eating under the umbrellas. Will always be a must stop when we...More

Thank C2641VXjason
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being to Scotchies a couple of times in Montego Bay we tried the other location in Ocho Rios. We were again amazed by the food and portion size as we always take home leftovers lol. 10star food!!!!

Thank nick c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us went here for lunch and we’re very happy with our chose. We split 1/2 chicken, 1/2 lb of pork, chicken sausage and 3 sides, bammy, festival and some rice. The meats were all very good and the hot sauce, in the yellow...More

Thank meatslaw
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Response from JeredC | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe so
10 June 2018|
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Response from JeredC | Reviewed this property |
Us cash and credit cards
22 May 2018|
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Response from jeff m | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe it is GF. My wife and I also eat mostly GF and never had a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: 794 9457
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