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Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Yes.. A good place for a Lunch.. Across the road from Footprints on the Sand Hotel.. Casual dining, Clean..

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Thank eurotecsys
Arlington, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We have returned to Cool Spot now for several years. Each time the curried goat was a delight. I bet we will try Cool Spot again on our next trip to Negril

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Thank Dokus
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

My husband & I went here for dinner (he ate not me), he ordered curried shrimp. When it came there was 7 shrimp with rice & peas with coleslaw, adequate portion size until it was time to pay. The only item priced on the board was juices @ 300 Jamaican dollars, which is ok. The curried shrimp was 2500 Jamaican... More 

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Thank M15chelle
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Place where many of the locals eat. Good Jamaican food. Clean light restaurant. Menu may vary daily. may only have a few choices available. Prices are reasonable.

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Clean restaurant adequate service. They charge tourist more than locals for the same food almost three times the price. Not worth paying three times the price.

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Thank Lovefree32
Apopka, FL
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We should have known to turn right back around and head out the door when we saw we were the only patrons! We had heard that the jerk chicken was good. Unfortunately, the evening we decided to stop in for dinner, it wasn't on the menu! So my husband and I settled for the fried chicken which i had heard... More 

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Thank MLB5
Bedford, Texas, United States
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We wandered down to this little place just hoping for a good meal. We got that and a great atmosphere. The fried chicken is the best I've ever had, I was jealous my husband ordered it & I didn't! However, my fried snapper was delicious as well. Just beware the yellow peppers that look like bell peppers. I had a... More 

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Thank rachelb170
Montreal, Canada
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589 reviews
400 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

I travel all over the world and I understand that tourist will pay higher cost and this place was one of them. The oxtail and goat were delicious but I could get this back home in Montreal for half the price. It gets annoying after a while being taken advantage of as a tourist and spending more than we should.... More 

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1 Thank Nicq
Arlington, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2015

For several years now we have been going back each year to eat at Cool Spot. We have never been disappointed eating their curried goad or their oxtail. Both are delicious choices. You even can take our own bottle of wine as we did just last night"

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Thank Dokus
Morgantown, West Virginia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Best fried chicken I have ever eaten. A MUST! We were referred by the Taxi driver at our hotel and ate there twice. Breakfast and lunch were both great!

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Thank PolaMichi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril

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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?