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A Taste of Island Spice

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1287 Teaneck Rd, Teaneck, NJ 07666-4926
+1 201-833-8017
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Cliffside Park, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I wanted carribean food and my friends suggested I try Island Spice restaurant in Teaneck NJ which I did. The foods incredible and the people are very nice. From Jerk Chicken, Fish meals or Oxtail it all tastes great. Excellent food. Aj

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I ate a nice lunch at a small local Jamaican restaurant in Teaneck, NJ called 'A Taste Of Island Spice'. I ate the Jerk Chicken and rice which was excellent.

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Ruskin, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Saw the menu and thought I would bring home fresh Caribbean food for family. NOT!!! Stale, tasteless leftovers is what we got. I have never before been so disappointed with Brown Stew Chicken and rice and peas. The chicken had no flavor, the rice tasted like baby food and had both red beans and black beans. It seemed like a... More 

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NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,579 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

I had lunch today with my adult son at this take-out joint and lunch counter specializing in Jamaican dishes. I had the jerk chicken and he had the oxtails. Both meals came with rice and peas (beans), cabbage and carrots, and a couple of plantain slices. Hot sauce was served on the side. There are no indoor tables, just a... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2013

Enough goat, oxtail, beef patties and curry or jerk to satisfy your craving for some caribbean food. I am satisfied and hope to go back. Neighborhood is nice too.

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New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2012

A Taste of Island Spice is an unassuming, small place that serves up huge flavor at an affordable price. It will win no prizes in ambiance or decor. It;s what you might find in the heart of Kingston. The draw here is the food. It is excellent, albeit not fancy. It is exactly what I look for in ethnic cookingl... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1287 Teaneck Rd, Teaneck, NJ 07666-4926
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Teaneck
  • Phone Number: +1 201-833-8017

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?