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Jerk Cafe

1319A Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
+1 508-394-1944
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“burrito” (4 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
1319A Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
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Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent food , we had lunch there and the food was amazing. saw it on the Phantom gourmet and it was a wonderful place to eat

Thank JoAnn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got the jerk pork vegetable wrap and the jerk chicken vegetable sub and it was better than we expected seeing that we are boston residents where there is alot of jamaican restaurants that serve excellent jamaican food. This was our second time to the...More

Thank Donnovan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I brought our three boys to the Jerk Cafe based on Tripadvisor reviews. The food was very good but we were surprised at how much the bill came to ($80...the same price as the Hearth and Kettle Restaurant the night before and...More

Thank travelbugs222
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Absolutely delicious. Tucked away in a small shopping strip on Rt. 28 in South Yarmouth, the Jerk Cafe ranks among my top five BBQ places ever. The ribs, the pork and the chicken are not to be missed. You need to either get some to...More

Thank Drkencoop
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Tried this place and was happy with the jerk chicken plate and sides. Small place with fast food type seating in a small shopping strip. Would come back again.

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We saw this place on a local restaurant show. We knew from the moment we saw the owner on the show that we had to try this place. I love jerk seasoned food. I had to go. The owner Chef Shrimpy made our delicious jerk...More

Thank bigchuck68
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered the chefs recommendation. The chicken. We also ordered ribs, shrimp, pork sandwich and everything was rocking! The sides were delicious and the sauce was the boss. We even took some home. I would highly suggest a visit if you want some authentic Jamaican...More

Thank Travelinglizarded
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, reminds me of Jamaica. Chef Shrimpy really brought a piece of Jamaica to the Cape. Simple but definitely a place to visit if you want good food

Thank RogerROBM
Shrimpy508, Owner at Jerk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

total satisfaction is what we strive for, thank you.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you blink you might miss this small gem located in a strip mall. But Chef Shrimpy is bigger than life-his food and personality bring it to life. My husband ordered the jerk chicken dinner and I ordered the conch soup and shrimp dinner. Unfortunately...More

Thank maxxie13
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I've reviewed this spot before and have to write another glowing review after another great visit this week. If you are looking for a change of pace while visiting the Cape, stop in and see Chef Shrimpy. Service is fast and friendly and the food...More

Thank jayjay510
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1319A Route 28, South Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  South Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 508-394-1944
Chef Shrimpy’s Jerk Cafe serves delicious Jamaican Jerk Style Caribbean food daily in South Yarmouth, Massachusetts on Cape Cod. The Jerk Cafe is like a Jamaican oasis where Chef Shrimpy creates his own famous Jamaican Jerked Chicken and Jerked Pork dishes using his own secret combination of traditional Jamaican spices and special grilling techniques every day.
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