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Bamboo Blu

Mammee Bay Estate, Mammee Bay | Next to Riu Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-9983
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mammee Bay Estate, Mammee Bay | Next to Riu Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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1 - 10 of 1,152 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

There was no one there it was just us. The food was ok the atmosphere nonexistent. Only went there because it was rated good here but disagree that it is the sweet potato mash tasted like normal potatoes sweetened weird I would choose other restaurants...More

Thank Lundi1704
Reviewed 1 week ago

Your feet sink into the sand but the chairs and table hold steady. So sink your teeth into the lobster, or the chicken, or whatever catches your fancy from their extensive menu. Excellent food, excellent service. And stretching far into the distance the many shades...More

Thank 1flytheskies
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy customers makes us happy! We hope to serve you again sometime soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently came here for lunch while on a cruise lovely setting but don't visit if you're in a hurry we waited so long for our food we ended up cancelling our order and just paid for our drinks which also took forever as we...More

Thank LondonJcp
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, we appreciate your feedback. This is not our typical review, we apologize for the delay. We hope to see you again soon so you may experience the Full, Award Winning food & services offered at Bamboo Blu.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I were on the MSC Divina and had a few hours on the Island of Jamaica. Mammee Bay was a beautiful beach that was fun and family friendly. My boyfriend and I loved Bamboo Blu. The drinks were reasonably priced and strong....More

Thank Melanie V
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for making it Bamboo Blu, see you soon! :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was one of the high points of our stay in Ocho Rios. I found the location perfect for dinner when you want to get away from the everyday hustle and bustle to receive excellent customer service. We stopped in for dinner one evening...More

Thank andrew d
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for making it Bamboo Blu, we hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my dad's birthday and the folk at Bamboo Blu treated us like royalty! It was Jamaica's warmth, charm, and joy at her best. It was a night none of us will forget complete with a fire tribute and special desserts. Made me so...More

Thank andisco
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Awesome! Happy customers makes us happy, thanks for making it Bamboo Blu!

Reviewed 19 August 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by my family and friends at a night out for dinner at Bamboo Blu for my birthday (August 17, 2017). The service was excellent and the food was great. The Manager or Supervisor Sabina gave me an awesome treat with a...More

Thank Avarie W
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Awesome! Happy customer makes us happy :) We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Food was just ok. Service ok as well. Beach small and crowded. And the absolute worst is that you cant walk to the left or the right of the tiny spot ur on.. because the beach on either side is PRIVATE.. owned by a garish...More

Thank CamBja
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback, this is not our typical review. All Bamboo Blu guests are free to walk our lush beaches and are entitled to all facilities and amenities on property. We appreciate your patronage and feedback, we hope to see you again soon so...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

I went with friends and family and it was absolutely perfect!! Between us, we had at least 3/4 of the menu and it was ALL delicious. I did not have one thing I didn't like and I am extremely particular. The breadfruit chips were delicious,...More

Thank Fantastic49
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy customers makes us happy, we look forward to serving you again soon!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Bamboo Blu for the first time August 7. My family and I had a great time there. The beach was clean.The food was great and received excellent customer service from Anmarie and Sabina. Will definitely return.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
BambooBlu, Manager at Bamboo Blu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for making it Bamboo Blu, we look forward to serving you again soon! :)

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michealmaureen1
14 August 2017|
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Response from 1Wisdom23 | Reviewed this property |
I was just visiting, but I'm sure they could accommodate your request. However you'd have to contact them directly. Wishing you a great wedding day...
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jean pierre l
27 October 2016|
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Response from BambooBlu | Property representative |
We do not have a shuttle from the pier however there are several drivers outside the pier that can provide transportation to our restaurant.
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sszymanska
8 August 2016|
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Response from kurt1590 | Reviewed this property |
Are you getting married at the riu? 😪 our wedding was on the 25/5/16 and while the ceremony went perfectly the wedding dinner was a disaster. Unbelievable really I've never seen such a level of incompetence in a 5 star... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mammee Bay Estate, Mammee Bay | Next to Riu Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: +1 876-974-9983
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Description
FREE Wi-Fi Available. Also, please note Bamboo Blu is not a public beach, reservations are required at our restaurant to access beach facilities. Be Brave - drink a BIG BAMBOO in your very own to keep Bamboo Chalice. Be a Star - Howl at the Moon around our nightly bonfire. Be Liz Taylor. Be Martin Luther King. Be Frank Sinatra - they created this historic jetsetters hideaway! Be Mellow - pre Reggae tunes of Mento & Ska air when local Rastafarian guitarist Jah Happystone takes a snooze. Be Hungry - eat new original for 2015 -Jerky's Popcorn Pork Festival Bites. Be Happy.
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