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Taste of Jamaica

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528 H St NE, Btwn 5th & 6th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-3374
+1 202-546-1999
10:30 - 21:00
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Oxon Hill, Maryland
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Cozy, eat in or carry out. Visit this place all the time never had a bad dish. Curry Chicken, brown stew chicken, jerk chicken, Salmon.....Coco bread nice and hot peas and rice. Good service and prompt service....longest I have ever waited was 10 min. Some states parking and the trolley stop. Take your taste buds on a trip to Jamaica÷)... More 

Thank vmjones
Accra, Ghana
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I have been going here off and on for about 6 years. Whenever I'm in the area and feeling for some Jamaican cuisine, I'm here. The food is incredibly tasty and at a very affordable price. Portions are big so you can save some for the next day. What I love most about this place is the owner. He is... More 

Thank Bunmi A
Orlando, Florida
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

Decided last minute to stop in before we ended our vacation, we were pleasantly surprised! We had the jerk chicken dinner, very reasonably priced and well-flavored. The ambience and decor need some work, we almost didn't go in because of how it looked from the outside - but we are glad we did!

Thank kerthom5
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

I come here often for lunch. The jerk chicken is really good. The service can be pretty slow. Calling ahead doesn't help. They usually forget to put your order together.

Thank Jennifer N
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Being from New York, and having tried many Caribbean dishes in the past, I was expecting to be let down. But I was really hungry so I ordered from Taste of Jamaica through GrubHub. The Beef patties we're stuffed with meat, the rice and peas and chicken fricassee (which is really just stewed chicken) was delicious. Delivery took about an... More 

Thank hav_from_nyc
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Reasonably priced, no frills, authentic fare. Glad to support this local family business. Call ahead if you have specific dishes or drinks in mind. I went late and missed out on the sorrel :(. Will make a return visit probably for carry out (not a fan of styrofoam).

Thank shihtzumomof3

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 528 H St NE, Btwn 5th & 6th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-3374
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-546-1999

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