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The Best in the West

Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jerk pork” (82 reviews)
“rice” (92 reviews)
“cole slaw” (16 reviews)
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Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican
Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

you can walk to this place practically from anywhere you are , just ask where is best in the west, its near White Sands Hotel Street side couple of feet down the street. Delicious food and you can take some back to your room and...More

Thank 748gabster
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our third time at Best in the West. First time not so good, second time much better, third time we get a time share pitch from our waitress! We politely decline; she persists. Finally she leaves us alone but we are not provided with a...More

1  Thank dvandrv
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very rustic but sooooo good. Best lobster I've ever had. Don't let the simple atmosphere fool you. This is great food.

Thank Salix2468
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband was blown away by the jerk chicken. I thought mine was dry but had good flavor but how can you complain when it was only $7. We went back and tried the jerk pork. I thought the pork was extremely salty. Wanted to...More

1  Thank rocknrola77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best in the West is a roadside eatery on the seven-mile-beach strip... Dining is outside covered by a tent/canopy. The food is authentic Jamaican and exactly what you'd expect... Fresh fish, curried foods, jerk etc. My Jamaican-born husband gives it two-thumbs up and loved both...More

Thank Skweezzy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the COCO LA PALM and was excited that this place was just across the street as it is so highly rated as I had never ate here. I ate here 2 times during my week stay in mid Nov..I don't eat seafood so...More

1  Thank cle2fxf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been here on my last trip, my hubby and I were excited to go back. On the first night we arrived, we decided to quickly run across the street after chocking into our hotel and grab some food since we were starving. We were...More

1  Thank Bee2317
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a small little place located next to Rayon Hotel, the food was delicious and fast. Would not hesitate to eat there next time we're in Negril

Thank lorivielfaure
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place I’ve bin there many times the have the best jerk chicken and pork in negril and everyone I bring to this place loves it

Thank Ricky B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I decided to check out Best in the West during a thunderstorm. We waiting for nearly 20 minutes just for someone to take our order, even though there were only 2 other couples in the restaurant. My husband ordered the Jerk Chicken...More

1  Thank LindaJoy72
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Questions & Answers
26 November 2017|
Response from ctm7944 | Reviewed this property |
Google Best in the West Negril Menu and you will find your answer.
20 November 2016|
Response from Thuliswa2013 | Reviewed this property |
US$25, two bigger and one smaller t.
Patrick P
3 October 2016|
Response from Talia_DiLandro | Reviewed this property |
I don't know exact hours but I ate as late as 9pm there for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril
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