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Ava's Caribbean Restaurant

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2901 W Stan Schlueter Loop, Ste 300, Killeen, TX 76549-3745
+1 254-200-9911
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Tasty meals. Oxtails falls right off the bone. Jerk chicken nice & spicy. Plantain ripe & soft. Loved it.

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Thank Joseph P
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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

To all Ava`s Caribbean Restaurant customer the business is under new management since august 2014. The new owner apologise to anyone who believes that since the business was sold the quality of the food has changed. They reassure you that the chef and cashier and food supplier all the same.. They appreciate your business and any suggestion is more than... More 

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Thank Shelleyhype
Killeen, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 May 2015

The food is not worth eating, I am very disappointed. I was a faithfull patron at this restaurant. However the original owner sold the business to include her name. Who ever bought this buisness cannot cook, it is terrible. Unless you've tasted the real Ava....only then you will know the difference. New Owner you need to step it up or... More 

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1 Thank JUMO69
Harker Heights, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Going on my 3rd visit in 2 months. Their food is amazing. You don't get much interaction from the employees, so it's a bit uncomfortable wanting to ask questions; especially if you dont know much about their food. Anyhoo, I tried the jerk chicken and gumbo because that's what I do know. I'm not into goat and oxtails so pass... More 

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Thank Sonya K
Daegu, South Korea
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131 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Very convienant place next to my nail salon, I can just grab a bite to eat before or after my appt. the jerk chicken is tasty, not too spicy & I love their garlic shrimp. Each plate comes with plantains and cabbage. Very friendly staff and they have seating with tv for entertainment.

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1 Thank redd7734
Austin, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I absolutely Love this restaurant. The food was amazing. The food was authentic and cooked properly. The Food was Inexpensive too. They sell great Jamaican food...you won't be disappointed. Service was on point. If you are looking for great food, nice Caribbean atmosphere then go there!

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Thank Babytrika
1 review
Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

They should be specific which island food they sell...waste of time.... just put up Jamaican flag. Not really "caribbean" food. Please rename to Jamaican and Haitian food.

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Thank Giselle L
Silver Spring, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2013

The food here was amazing, but I don't think this hole-in-the-wall restaurant was prepared for a large party. Definitely order out from this place, but you won't regret it--every item on the menu was great and filling.

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2 Thank croctad
Austin, Texas
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66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2012

This restaurant was not what I was hoping for. Its very small bright room with 6-7 tables in a strip mall with walkup counter service. Which is not necessarilly a bad thing but has a very fast food, hole in the wall feel. The employee was friendly and even gave us a sample when we were inquiring about the menu... More 

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1 Thank Texan82
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2012

The food is great. The goat soup is a must and their Gumbo is so great.The jerk chicken taste as if I was back in Jamacia. The $5.00 Fridays are great. Very friendly staff each time I have visited. Ava is #1 in my boo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 W Stan Schlueter Loop, Ste 300, Killeen, TX 76549-3745
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Killeen
  • Phone Number: +1 254-200-9911

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