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Toscanini Restaurant

Tower Isle, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-975-4785
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Caribbean, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Tower Isle, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Toscanini last year and loved it. This year I was there again in July with friends I had raved about Toscanini to. What a disappointment it was food wise. The restaurant experience was as unique as ever, the service was excellent but the...More

Thank Gillian Q
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I ate at Toscanini's twice during our recent stay, once in a group of 10 and once as a couple. On both occasions the food was first class, service attentive without being overbearing and the wine reasonably priced. It's a good restaurant...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jamaica is such a wonderful country, bursting with culture and adventure. We've had an incredible trip with our family that has been action packed and resulted in great memories, but the best experience by far for my husband and I was our dinner the other...More

Thank Christi K
ToscaniniJA, Owner at Toscanini Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much ChristI K.and Michael for the beautiful review you posted on Trip Advisor. ..We really appreciate you taking the time. And yes I had a great time with you both when you came back for dinner Friday. ..You have now become Jamaica...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us went for dinner on the recommendation of a friend. Everything we heard was true! We were welcomed like family and found the ambiance very relaxing. Lela and her staff were amazing! From the perfect wine choices to the regularly filled water glasses...More

1  Thank Kristinme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always consistent, always delicious; we're yet to have something 'bad' on the menu, and every time we go we try something new. With the highway it's now just over an hour from Kingston, so we'll be back more regularly for sure!More

Thank Top5Jamaica
ToscaniniJA, Owner at Toscanini Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy to see you keep coming back...and yes , the new highway is just great!! So getting away from hectic Kingston, dinner at Toscanini, sleep over, swim in the sea the next morning, then head back to the city...Rejuvenating!! Thank you so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at this place was good, Service was good, the restaurant was nice, it took us a little while to get her food but it was worth it.

Thank Jdubbw69
ToscaniniJA, Owner at Toscanini Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for posting a comment on Trip Advisor , we really appreciate it. Looking forward to seeing you soon Lella, Pg and Toscanini team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We cannot say enough about this restaurant or Lella the owner.The minute she greets you, her and her staff are delightful. The atmosphere is charming, the food is beyond delicious and Lella is a dynamo, one smart cookie, with wonderful, entertaining stories. We were there...More

Thank Lolo624
ToscaniniJA, Owner at Toscanini Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your beautiful comment, I remember you well and yes we did have a ball !! And thank you for taking the time to post a comment on Trip Advisor, we really appreciate it. Till next time.. Lella, Pg and Toscanini...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

I hate to be the guy that writes this review, this is the best Italian restaurant in Jamaica, I'll give it that, but it is a 3.5 star restaurant in any major city. I'll star with the good, we got complimentary taxi service from our...More

Thank interterra
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Six of us met to celebrate a friend's birthday. Before all the party had arrived we enjoyed having a drink at the bar with Omar who is very knowledgeable and friendly. The open-air verandah has welcome breezes on a hot summer day. Leila, the co-owner...More

Thank dawnimac
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We found this place just driving to our all inclusive resort and looked it up. Not often that you find an Italian restaurant ran by an English woman in a Jamaican parish. We set up a reservation for dinner even though we probably didn't need...More

Thank kr2917
ToscaniniJA, Owner at Toscanini Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

We are so happy you enjoyed your dinner and evening at Toscanini. .It makes all the hard work so worthwhile. And thank you for taking the time to post a comment on Trip Advisor. Hope to see you back soon in Jamaica Lella Ricci and...More

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Response from Jdubbw69 | Reviewed this property |
You should contact the owner, I'm sure they can do something for you they are wonderful people.
14 August 2017|
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Response from muycontento | Reviewed this property |
Check with management. If it's available for you you'll have a memorable time and excellent meal . Don't forget the art and handicrafts museum upstairs for occasion marking gifts.
Stephanie F
8 June 2017|
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Response from Nebbio2112 | Reviewed this property |
I would say maybe 20 minute drive. Golden Eye is right near Santa Maria Island on the accompanying map to this page. They may come get you and bring you back.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tower Isle, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: +1 876-975-4785
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We are an authentic Italian restaurant located just outside the resort town of Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The property is an original plantation house that also houses an art gallery featuring famous local works of art.
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