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17 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
(876) 974-5071
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Enjoyed the food--good Jamaican fare & reasonably priced. Only problem was it was a bit off the beaten path & the walk back to the hotel was sketchy---it's a very busy part of town with MANY folks hanging out & begging aggressively. Take a taxi!

Thank auggiebee
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Appropriately 12:00 am,11:40 to be exact March 29.2017..my wife and I had purchased their chicken and the experience was terrible.. The chicken was raw and to be specific I am a farmer so,I know when you slaughter a chicken and fry at the same time and that chicken was not only a freshly slaughtered, but it was partially fried. My... More 

Thank oshane r
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a must stop because the patties are so fresh. I have never had such a good beef patty and coco bread in my life. I wish they had this in the US. It;s not as cheap as I thought it would be but hey what we can say, they know alot of tourists come to eat.

Thank texastraveler10166
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

One of the best kept secrets in Ocho Rios. The first time I tried it was in 2008 so when I went back this summer, I had to try it. The food is still good and authentic

Thank S K
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here after an evening of clubbing. The food was good, there was a limited selection due to the late hours but the perk is that it's open 24 hrs so you can grab a bite at any time.

Thank Michelle C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Free wifi, inexpensive quality takeout, nice staff... get the Tai chicken burger... Omg it's so yummy... with a grape soda! I'll be back on the weekend, better believe I'll be coming back for that soda and chicken! Lol

Thank Diana G
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I had chicken patties from here and they were WONDERFUL!! My spouse had a beef pattie and he loved it too!

Thank Martha1313
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Mother's is a chain restaurant in Jamaica. It's very inconsistent in food preperation and the service is horrible. The place is not cleaned properly and the bathroom is dirty with no soap or toilet paper. Better to go to KFC

Thank John B
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Mother's has some of the best fast food in the area. I usually order the full house combo. This is definitely one of my favorite places to eat at in Ochi.

Thank JacationGirl
Tyler, Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Their patties are the best. Have one with a coco bread or with cheese lettuce and tomato it's heaven in your mouth

Thank Kathykj40

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Fast food, Jamaican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: (876) 974-5071

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