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Chester's Fish Fry

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563 Bodden Town Rd., Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
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Centennial, Colorado
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521 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice on our recent trip. The first night they had grouper as their fish of the night. It was good, the sides were a bit plain compared to the last time we ate here before the ownership change. Service is friendly. The second night they had Wahoo and it was terrific. The sides were roasted potatoes and... More 

1 Thank webtravelreview
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259 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We enjoyed the weekend fish fry, sitting outside with a six pack of red stripe. Everything you could want for a fried platter in the Caribbean!

Thank mushroommarlene
Orangeville, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Little too my frying of everything for my taste, but it was good local food and good service. Nice and fresh.

Thank denisebalch
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Another jerk stop in Bodden Town warm and honest service. Visit for great juicy jerk chicken or pork. Portions are good for your money flavorful and tender. See and taste for yourself.

Thank Sally S
Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stopped here during our wedding week in Grand Cayman. We were staying at the Turtle Nest, away from family, and gave Chester's a try. The staff and food were wonderful. It wasn't great food, but overall we had no complaints. We did sit outside but quickly had to move as fire ants were biting us! Be careful in the... More 

Thank Brant P
Grand Cayman
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Good fish but the side of potatoe salad was awful served like mashed potatoe with corn and got about 1 tablespoon portion! Vivian's kitchen exceeds in her sides for Cole slaw and potatoe salad and much better portion and superior quality!

Thank lsfelts
North Street, Michigan
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

This was the first time we tried jerk chicken on Grand Cayman. We're in love with the jerk chicken at a couple of places on Cayman Brac and couldn't wait to eat it while visiting the big island. Our friend who lives on Grand Cayman had warned us not to get jerk chicken from places like Chester's, as she said... More 

Thank LoveJBM
Cheshire, Connecticut
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

At first glance, Chester's Fish Fry looks like a run down roadside place, but I'm so glad I gave it a chance. I stayed nearby and decided to walk over for a quick lunch. My order was prepared and brought to me very quickly. I took my food back to my cottage instead of eating at the picnic bench. I... More 

Thank SweetDelicious
Pulaski, Tennessee
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

The fried snapper was fabulous. The peas and rice are the best so far. I think they may use coconut milk. Takes cash only.

Thank CatherineCardin
Ambler, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

We sought this place out based on the reviews that we had read. We were not disappointed. You have to understand that the jerk seasoning in the Cayman Islands is milder than that found in Jamaica or Barbados. So if you want to mouth your mouth to feel like its been attacked by a blowtorch, you will be disappointed. But... More 

Thank Tom D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 563 Bodden Town Rd., Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  Bodden Town
  • Phone Number: 9493474

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?