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307C Irvington Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-2558
+1 973-821-5471
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
20 Jul 2016
“You Jerk!”
9 Feb 2016
“Consistently Good, Tasty Food”
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
307C Irvington Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-2558
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Munchies - not much to look at on the inside or outside and they are always out of their sides - But oh are they Jerks. Their Jerk Ribs & Jerk Chicken are to die for - Their Patties (Vegie, meat or chicken) are not...More

Thank JAR655
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We are frequent customers, and never disappointed. We normally get take-out. Although the atmosphere at the restaurant is friendly and clean, it's more like a cafeteria.

Thank cseleosida
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

I ordered the stew peas and rice and found unexpected tiny bones in the stew. I am Jamaican and know quite well what the ingredients of this traditional Jamaican dish should be. Much to my disgust, there was a chicken foot complete with toes and...More

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We've visited Munchie's many times and are always pleased with the experience. It's nothing fancy, but you can count on tasty food!

Thank cseleosida
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

If you want traditional authentic Jamaican dishes from a restaurant that cooks with their heart in what they cook, then Munchies is the place. What I've tried : Oxtails, Jerk Chicken, Curry Shrimp, Stew Fish and every soup they have made (I may be forgetting...More

4  Thank Treasures NYNJ B
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

Just in case you can't tell from the title....this place is AWESOME! We have eaten here several times now and it has never been a miss! From curry chicken to jerk chicken to curry shrimp to the whole Jamaican brown stew fish everything is simply...More

1  Thank KamilandPatty
Reviewed 2 July 2014

First and foremost, our children are picky eaters. We were in this area, saw the restaurant, liked the name, and decided to take our chances, but I was skeptical. The place is cozy and...well...kind of a dive and the guy manning the counter (the owner?)...More

Thank WilkeCollins
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Ate at this restaurant in late March, and what a treat! I had the curry chicken, which is my favorite Jamaican dish. It was the least Americanized Jamaican food I've tasted since visiting Jamaica many years ago. If you've had authentic Jamaican food and feel...More

Thank lonye1
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Thrilled to hear about this Jamaican Mom & Pop place on Irvington Avenue and last night, we gave it a spin for take out! Next time -- we'll eat there. It's cute, homespun ambience, BYOB. Food was great and ample quantities. Favorites were Jerk Ribs,...More

Thank BilboSouthOrange_NJ
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307C Irvington Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-2558
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-821-5471
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