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Carena's Jamaican Grille

7102 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225-5501
+1 804-422-5375
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“peas” (5 reviews)
“jerk pork” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
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7102 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225-5501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried something different, the Jamaican dish was tasty and flavorful. After a long week, had dinner at Carena’s. The service was good and pretty fast due to the number of patrons. All in all we all had great meals in my party of three.

Thank ADW04
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Wife ordered for pickup and they said it would be ready in 10 minutes; took only 5 minutes to get there but I probably waited 10 minutes in line just to tell them I'm picking up... I'm not complaining because it's Carena's and it's *always*...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The best Jamaican food I ever had. I was in the area for a family reunion this past weekend. The entire family ordered food. We ate there several times before leaving to go back home. I sure wish we had a Carena's in the Tampa...More

Thank Tinisha O
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

It looked like there was a LOT of people that come there quite regularly...thought it would be a while to get seated but 20-25 minutes and we were at a booth! Nice atmosphere and very friendly and fast service. The rum punch and blue bird...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Really great dining experience. The food is very nice! Atmosphere is a bit noisy and festive. That's a reason to go. Try some Jamaican beer with Jerk Chicken and you will feel ALRIGHT!

Thank Henry R
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Take a seat and enjoy the island vibes. This place serves all of the classic Jamaican dishes. I had the jerk chicken burrito and my colleague had the pork and jerk chicken. The burrito was ok, but I didn't expect too much. However the pork...More

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I visited this Restaurant for lunch. It was more crowded than I expected so I was expecting great food. It took the staff about 15 minutes to acknowledge me and ask me if I needed to be seated. I noticed the hostess service and waitressing...More

Thank Mel C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My wife and I were headed to a nice restaurant before going to a concert; unfortunately time waits for no one.... We decided to stop here for dinner instead, we are glad we did. We were greeted and seated promply upon entering. Neither my wife...More

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I were driving around and spotted this joint. We both love Jamaican food and decided to stop. The restaurant is in a cozy area, but the spot is very spacious inside, with outdoor seating. We came during lunch time, which proved to...More

Thank greenehalltam
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Never been to a Jamaican food place before. Quite pleasantly surprised! Good food, good wait staff, pleasant atmosphere. For a different taste experience, whether business or pleasure, I highly suggest this place.

Thank Altehase2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7102 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225-5501
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-422-5375
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