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Restaurant JiJi's

Waterkant | JiJi's Restaurant, Paramaribo 00000, Suriname
+597 862-6525
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good53%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Waterkant | JiJi's Restaurant, Paramaribo 00000, Suriname
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Very good food. Will definitely be back to try other items on the Menu. Overall service good. The view and breeze an added bonus.

Thank June B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I liked the location of the restaurant: it's set on the first floor with seating all around the balcony with good, breezy views to the river. Staff were very nice and helpful, with quick service. And the food was very tasty. What more could you...More

Thank Cyba
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

There is nothing spectacular about the food, but it is perfectly OK generic international cuisine (with some local flair). The service is attentive, but like most restaurants in Suriname, prepare for a leisurely pace. Our 2 course meal took 2 hours. Order drinks first --...More

Thank Film G
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I went with the soup of the day and the grill mix - both were really delicious and very well presented. Staff was very attentive and friendly and there was enough staff to serve every guest in a timely manner. The view across the river...More

Thank J23L
Reviewed 30 September 2015

At JiJi's you get a sweet ambience of Surinamese river breeze mixed with the awesome smell from the kitchen. The dishes served are international cuisine mixed with some Surinamese ingredients. The display of the dishes is heartwarming. The taste very good. The meat dishes spice...More

Thank Nancy S
smspier, Owner at Restaurant JiJi's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

Thank You for your review. Yours, JiJi's team

Reviewed 28 April 2015

The appetizers, salads and main courses were really delicious! Not easy to find but worth the effort! Friendly staff, great food, generous portions, what is not to like? This venue was recommended by a local, so we had great expectations and were not disappointed.

Thank Jimbo J
Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

Ji-ji's has some good caribbean fusion food at a very reasonable price. A great view of the suriname river. Friendly owners. To bad the waiters got from good to clueless to plain bad. Nothing can ruin a diner more than a waiter that doesn't know...More

1  Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 22 February 2014

The position - next to the river - is great, but food is mediocre (not bad, but you expect more in a place like this). To be honest I had much better food in several places - for a cheaper price. Just go there if...More

1  Thank BramNetherlands
Reviewed 16 September 2013 via mobile

First we had the beef soup which was a little salty, but still good. The steaks were not grilled to perfection but the blue cheese sause and the cassava fries made up for it. The service was very poor. We were sitting there and we...More

2  Thank iAmJay4Real
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I went with a colleague for dinner, it is a US$4 taxi ride from the Marriott. No reservation required. It was almost uninhabited when we got there, and of couse that makes you a bit anxious, but I must say by the time we were...More

Thank Maureen W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterkant | JiJi's Restaurant, Paramaribo 00000, Suriname
  • Location: South America  >  Suriname  >  Paramaribo District  >  Paramaribo
  • Phone Number: +597 862-6525
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Restaurant JiJi's is located at a historical site in Paramaribo along the Suriname River.While enjoying the breathtaking view and fresh breeze of the Suriname River delight yourself with fusion dishes, great lunches, traditional soups and exotic desserts daily. Restaurant JiJi's, "Tasting Good".
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