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Jamaica Gates Caribbean Cuisine

1020 W Arkansas Ln, Arlington, TX 76013-6308
+1 817-795-2600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“oxtail” (11 reviews)
“jerk shrimp” (7 reviews)
“ox tail” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
€€ - €€€
1020 W Arkansas Ln, Arlington, TX 76013-6308
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fairly good size restaurant, very casual and relax just as it would be if you were in Jamaica. No one is any kind of rush so dont expect fast or express service. I learned to have my orders ready before arriving at the restaurant and...More

Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the DFW area for Memorial Day weekend, before we headed here I googled eating places that Diners, Drive-ins and Dives has visited in the area. Guy had been here so this place sounded interesting so we went here. We have been to...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place makes me want to go back to Jamaica every time I eat here. The patties are so good and I LOVE the jerk chicken with rice and peas! The live music on the weekends is also alot of fun and the staff is...More

Thank MsBethany
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

So I am in Dallas for the #NFLDRAFT 2018 and we decided to explore the area and found #jamaicagates it was packed we had to wait about 30 mins to get a seat at the bar but how can I explain it was so worth...More

Thank Ozzie Z
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Average at best. The oxtail was a bit tough. Wings ok. Spent a fortune and not willing to bend on substituting for fish... Anyhow, average.

Thank Lou K
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I love Jamaica, the food, drinks, and the people. This is why I got the Jerk Chicken Wings, Kingston Trio, and Jamaican Rum Cake. It was real, authentic Jamaican cuisine. I will be back very nice restaurant.

Thank mflenory71
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended by the front desk clerk at our hotel. The place is cozy with a very urban/ Caribbean atmosphere. There was a live band playing, which was an unexpected bonus! The food was exceptional! All of the smells and flavors you remember...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This was my first time to eat at an authentic Caribbean joint. Guy Fieri had the goat head soup and the curry goat. I followed head first as this was my first time to try goat. Unfortunately, the goat head soup was not available so...More

Thank mitsolns
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Went because another fellow in our group had heard of this place on Diners Dives and Drive Inns. Nice, traditional and creative fare, friendly staff, and thevplace smells wonderful! Service: Solid Menus: plenty of variety, but if there for lunch - get the "buffet"... same...More

Thank TheBattman1
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I looked up Caribbean restaurants before travelling from UK to Dallas. I somehow settle on Jamaica Gates even though it was about 20 mins away from my hotel. I was not disappointed at all. If you are in two minds I would highly recommend you...More

Thank femster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 W Arkansas Ln, Arlington, TX 76013-6308
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-795-2600
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