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Jerk Cafe

1319A Route 28, South Yarmouth, Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
+1 508-394-1944
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“jerk pork” (7 reviews)
“combo plate” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
1319A Route 28, South Yarmouth, Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Chef Shrimpy cooks your food for you in this small storefront. There are a few tables, but most take the food Togo. If you like “jerk” style food, you’ll love it here!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank annmarie02151
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a late lunch early dinner here tonight and we had one chicken and one pork plate the container was filled with a ton of meat, mixed veggies and rice and beans. The meat was so nice and tender. It also came with a small...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ecurranrx
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

The real deal! Simply authentic delicious Jamaican food. I chose the jerk chicken platter. Great price - awesome and yummy. I chose the jerk chicken platter. Good to the last forkful. 🍽🍗

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dawnzo
Shrimpy508, Owner at Jerk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you Chef Shrimpy.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

The only drawbacks to this place is that there are only a few tables and absolutely no public restrooms available. You order at the counter and either take your food with you, or sit at the few tables they have available. But the food and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cull_family
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try something different after several meals of seafood and fried foods. Man, was this different in all the best ways! I ordered the pork sandwich. It was served on an above average bun. The pork itself was tender and flavorful. The jerk...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lolavictrola
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch of subs and sandwiches. The flavor is amazing. Chicken and pork are high quality and fork tender. Vegetables are tasty. Rice is soft and mild with tomato. The jerk sauce is tangy and intense. Each of the parts are unique and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank L1614MVjeffm
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Each year we stop for dinner during our vacation and we are never disappointed. Chef Shrimpy greets us warmly each year and it feels like we're visiting an old friend. The food here is made with love! We always order the jerk chicken dinners. It's...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jayjay510
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Chef Shrimpy was NOT in a good mood today. He did not speak to us, no singing, no smile, no happiness at all.......the food was ok. Not sure if we should go back. The pork was tender. Part of ordering and going here is Shrimpy...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank pkbehappy
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I just love this hole in the wall place! Food is good, cheap, and the owner is fun! If I am in the area I am there for a meal. I usually get pepper steak

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ShopD2
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I had a blast here with my dorm friend. Fun small environment. Fabulous waitstaff and help from the sheef.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank samhG4796OI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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, Yarmouth, MA 02664-4453
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Yarmouth  >  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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