We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jamaican Vybz

97 Center St, Bangor, ME 04401-5004
+1 207-973-1999
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
97 Center St, Bangor, ME 04401-5004
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (26)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The Food Was Beyond Delicious! The Curry Was Perfect. The Goat And Chicken Were Cooked To Tender Perfection. Jamaican Vybz Is A Must When Visiting Bangor!

Thank KBriscoe
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A must place to eat in Bangor!! I've never had jamaican food again and didn't know what to expect, but damn...I fell in love. Hands down my new favorite place to eat. I will be back here again and again and again!

Thank ucsbrazz
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This food is delicious! I got red beans and rice instead of the fried plantains I ordered (sad face, cause y'all know how I feel about plantains), but the Brown Stew Pork is fantastic. Not too spicy and a much different flavor than I anticipated....More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for plentiful good eats! I always go in with the question, "What's ready?" Because I have found that they are very laid back and I have been told that my order will take 40 minutes when I just order off the menu! I'm...More

Thank freddapick
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wish there was some indoor seating though! Everything is tasty and the fried plantains are the best in the city, (not that we have a LOT of places to get fried plantains!) But Watch out for bones! They are served in the meat dishes, I...More

Thank freddapick
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Unless you love Caribbean flavors, this is not for you. I love all things curry and jerk, and Jamaican Vybz, does both very well. There oxtail, curry chicken, pease and rice and potato salad are just wonderful. The portion sizes are big to the point...More

Thank Judith J
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We always get the curry goat and the jerk chicken- just the right amount of spice to make you want more but doesn't kill your taste buds. My daughter likes the fried chicken- not spicy at all. Their red beans and rice are super yummy,...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great food, plentiful portions with great prices. My kids and I stop here every time we are in Bangor.

Thank Kristi R
Reviewed 1 October 2016

delicious real Jamaican food with local fresh ingredients, you watch him make your food so you know it hasn't been sitting. The flavors are different and absolutely delicious. I live in NH and I crave this food and wish I could get it more. I...More

Thank lizajlabelle
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Get the oxtail w/ extra gravy on the rice and peas. Ask them for ital stew but make sure to get it "yaad mon" style. So freaking good...thank goodness they are here in Bangor showing folk wagwaan.

Thank drew i
Nearby HotelsSee all 26 hotels in Bangor
The Charles Inn
215 reviews
.65 km away
Riverside Inn Bangor
46 reviews
1.83 km away
Hollywood Casino Bangor Hotel
400 reviews
2.03 km away
Fireside Inn & Suites, Bangor
164 reviews
2.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bagel Central
210 reviews
.50 km away
11 Central
243 reviews
.56 km away
412 reviews
.64 km away
Paddy Murphy's
260 reviews
.64 km away
Nearby Attractions
Stephen King's House
113 reviews
1.20 km away
the rock & art shop
69 reviews
.46 km away
Penobscot Theatre Company
151 reviews
.83 km away
Penobscot River Walkway
85 reviews
1.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jamaican Vybz staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 Center St, Bangor, ME 04401-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-973-1999
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing