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Rick's Cafe

West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
+1 876-957-0380
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (55 reviews)
“the cliff” (944 reviews)
“fun to watch” (110 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Cafe, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
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Reviewed yesterday

This is my third time here but this time we came from a catamaran. The view from the ocean is a different experience. Was great watching the people jump from the cliffs until we got a moron in the beaches catamaran parking directly in front...More

Thank tye53
Reviewed 2 days ago

We always like to stop at Rick's to watch the cliff divers. Food and drinks are expensive like any tourist traps. We found they sold a ice bucket full of 5-6 Red Stripes which wasn't badly priced. Service can be hit or miss as this...More

Thank Shanae83
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We heard of cliff diving so we aimed to Rick's Cafe. A phenomenal spot to be at when looking for adventure. We got the the food was good, music was live and jumping in that clear blue ocean water was the best part. We stayed...More

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took a catamaran on a trip along 7 mile beach. One of the stops was Rick’s Cafe. The Cafe sits on a cliff and the main attraction is the cliff divers. They were entertaining and the sunset view was worth the stop. The food...More

Thank getrowe
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited rick's as part of a catamaran excursion. Getting on and off the catamaran onto the little transfer boat and then getting off again at Rick's was a real challenge because of the rocks and waves. Be prepared. Also people Line the stairs to...More

Thank Travelforever60
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved it here! Atmosphere was great, amd we loved jumping and seeing the pros jump. A must visit while in negril!

Thank Jenny K
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I visited Rick's Cafe twice on our three day stay in Negril. There is something there for everyone. Good drinks, food and service. The sunset is beautiful and if you want to have a fun party vibe in the day or night,...More

Thank Terry-An A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rick’s Cafe is the place to visit to enjoy sun set, drinks and food. All this is complemented with live music and diving from rock cliffs into the ocean. It is the place for young people and older generation. I have not seen an enjoyable...More

Thank murani507
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rick's cafe is a must go to while in Jamaica, not because the sunset is better than anywhere else or the food or drink but it is part of Negril! Always a fun time with live music, cold drinks and a great view! Best time...More

Thank Jamaicadreamingxoxo
Reviewed 1 week ago

The jumping from the cliff did not look as scary as I thought it would be. I did not jump and play and the gorgeous water, but I will definitely be sure to when I return. Gorgeous sunset to see as well!

Thank cindymM9958ET
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Kelly H
26 August 2017|
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Response from katreyes_1 | Reviewed this property |
It starts getting extremely crowded by 5 pm because everyone is there for the sunset. no booking tables. they do have food and drinks yes
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JennaMose
1 July 2017|
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Response from Cheri D | Reviewed this property |
yes, it is first come first serve...
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Melissa R
23 February 2017|
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Response from Cheri D | Reviewed this property |
yes, don"t know what it costs...im sure not much
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril
  • Phone Number: +1 876-957-0380
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Description
OUR STORY BEGINS with the opening of Rick's Cafe by its founder, Richard Hershman, in April 1974. At the time, Negril was a sleepy fishing village with little development. It lacked many modern amenities such as electricity, telephone and hot running water. Our beautiful little cliffside location was originally owned by a local doctor, the son of the first Governor General of independent Jamaica.

RICK’S CAFE was the first public bar and restaurant of its type on the West End Cliffs, offering an alternative to Negril's majestic seven mile beach. From the beginning, Rick's Cafe boasted an unrivaled view of the sunset from its naturally formed cliffs. Over the years, visitors and locals alike have designated Rick's Cafe as Negril's premier gathering spot and our sunsets have become a Jamaican tradition.
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