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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
794 9457
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (553 reviews)
“festival bread” (71 reviews)
“rice” (213 reviews)
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Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Scotchies, Ocho Rios, is just off the highway, half-way between Kingston and Montego Bay, a very convenient stopping point. Their jerked meats - pork and chicken usually - are delicious and also their soups. Service is fast. The atmosphere is always relaxing at Scotchie's as...More

Thank Angeladefreitas
Reviewed 4 days ago

For your fresh taste of fine Jerk Pork or Chicken along with a very cold red stripe beer in Montego Bay you must stop and eat at Scotties. Very and warm and welcoming customer services. The price is a bit steep but it comes with...More

Thank Everton W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food, great atmosphere and cold Red Stripe! Who could ask for more? I would highly recommend to anyone driving by! STOP the car!

Thank gwjordan
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the jerk pork. It was very good. We also have the bread that comes with it, can't remember the name but it helps curve the spice of jerk. It was excellent.

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a pleasant surprise to find the famous jerk restaurant so close to the airport. The jerk pork was excellent the chicken was meh. Would it draw me to go back.. not necessarily.

Thank jimb2468
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family stopped at Scotchies’s for lunch, after a morning at Dunn’s River Falls. Lunch was included with the cost of the excursion through Real Tour Jamaica. The driver, Cleon, took our order ahead of time, so we could get in and out. It can...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Can’t say enough about the jerked pork and chicken! Very reasonable prices on food and drinks. Didn’t notice if there was indoors seating, but we sat outside on picnic benches under a cabana surrounded by trees and shrubs. Was told to avoid when cruise ships...More

Thank jone2008
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoy an authentic Jamaican Jerk lunch at Scotchies in Ocho Rios. there is so many items to choose from even if you are vegetarian. the staff are friendly watch your Chicken & Pork being cooked by the very friendly and smiling Chefs. the seating is...More

Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Jamaica and looking for some true Jamaican food at a reasonable price, this is the place to go. It is also the place frequented by locals.

Thank TripsITake2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best Jerk chicken Ive ever had, visited on our honeymoon and we were not disappointed. Watch out for that spicy hot scotch pepper sauce, hot but delicious.

Thank Pete H
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Bajan-Philly | Reviewed this property |
Hey, I honestly can't say for sure because I had a driver for my entire stay and we stop at Scotchies for lunch on our way back from a tour. But here's the service I used which was absolutely amazing and worth every... More
18 September 2017|
Response from AdiN76 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly do not know, I apologize for that...!
antony h
13 May 2017|
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Response from CourtSteph2017 | Reviewed this property |
I would say approximately 30-40 minutes away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: 794 9457
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