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Jamaican Jerk Center

1400 US Route 1, Cape Neddick, York, ME 03902-7489
+1 207-351-3033
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (10 reviews)
“plantains” (8 reviews)
“oxtail” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
1400 US Route 1, Cape Neddick, York, ME 03902-7489
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Reviewed 19 August 2013

I want to begin by saying I have no idea what it has take me so long to write this review. I have been here so many times I have lost track. If you are looking for something a bit different then the usual food...More

Thank bluedaisy1186
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Stopped there twice in the same day on my way to long sands to go surfing. Lunch was a mix of jerk chicken and jerk pork, both of which were amazing. Dinner was a mix of curried goat and oxtail. I haven't had food like...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 9 July 2013

I have driven by the Jamaican Jerk Center for a few years, always wondering what it is like and wishing it were open. Well, it was always open. I don't know why the lot is always empty. Maybe the time to go is at night....More

2  Thank carport4
Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

Looking for an inexpensive meal that wasnt fast food. We happened upon this place early on a Monday evening. We hesitated to stop as there was only one other car there. Gal that waited on us was native Jamaican and as friendly as you would...More

Thank OZRN
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Don't let the outside scare you away. The food is great and I have been told by Jamaicans who work here seasonally, the food is authentic!

Thank Dlduson
Reviewed 1 August 2012

Wow. Heading south on Route 1 at 8 p.m. on a July Saturday with three hours left to drive and two tired six-year-olds, we were hoping to find a clam shack still open to keep us going without killing our vacation budget or delaying our...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 21 July 2012

Just like home... We have been to Negril 15 times and this is as authentic as it gets. The pork and ribs were fantastic, the wife had the chicken and loved it. Pull in and have a taste of the Islands you won't be sorry....More

1  Thank DWM_53
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Having been to Jamaica 4 times I will say the food is wonderful just what I was missing since my last trip to Negril.

Thank andrea9h5
Reviewed 2 February 2012

This road-side venue is ecclectic and true to Jamaica. I stop by at least a dozen times in the summer for (yes, I admit) the oxtails and the Jerk chicken. Spend the extra $2 for the plantain and sides; it's true Ja-style cooking in an...More

Thank jjackson
Reviewed 25 September 2011

We passed this place many times on our way to our annual vacation in Ogunquit. We love Jamaican food. Last year, the housekeeper we had in Ogunquit was from Jamaica. We asked her about this place and she said it was "as close to home...More

1  Thank minceandtotties
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Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 US Route 1, Cape Neddick, York, ME 03902-7489
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York  >  Cape Neddick
  • Phone Number: +1 207-351-3033
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