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Gloria's Rendezvous

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5 Queen St, Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica
+1 876-967-8066
08:15 - 02:30
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Always great food. Well presented and excellent tasting food. The curry lobster, counch soup and escobech parrot...lovely!

Thank Notating53
Kingston, Jamaica
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited today for lunch and was told I was not allowed upstairs in the dining area because I had on a 'tank top'. My wife who had on a sleeveless top and my other friends who had on Polo shirts would have been allowed in. Needless to say we were all disappointed as it was a hot day (before the... More 

Thank acy0ung
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The garlic shrimp and lobster is very well plated. The wait is long but well worth it. Go for the escovitch fish if you need a really reliable dish. The place does not disappoint. The best time is mid afternoon to avoid the long dinner way. Enjoy!

Thank Chris and Aliso... P
Kingston, Jamaica
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love fried fish. I have eaten at quite a few seafood places in Jamaica and Gloria's still remains one of, if not, the best. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is good for a couple or a group. Many years ago I had an issue where a group of us had to wait very long to eat and... More 

Thank Craig B
Kingston, Jamaica
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Safe environment with no one harassing you. Good place to blend in with the locals while trying seafood done to order. Not a place though if you are short on time or in a rush.

Thank _chfagan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gloria's is the place to go if you are feeling for some serious fried fish, Jamaican style. Food is always great, staff is most times courteous (9/10) and the atmosphere always welcoming, day or night. They do serve other seafood like shrimp, lobster, etc. but I always go there for the fish...nice big fish! It's a journey from the mainland... More 

Thank Shenelle E
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my opinion, the fried fish was not worth the wait. The wait staff was inefficient. There had to be a request made more than once for simple expected things such as water. The order was messed up more than once and the fish was not seasoned well for my taste. It's well hyped, but for me it's not worth... More 

Thank DM B
Cartago, Costa Rica
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss it ! It's a real great place and very typical. The fried fish is just great and don't forget to have q beer with it!

Thank Leonel G
Kingston, Jamaica
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We locals eat here very often, The menu is limited,(fish, shrimp, lobster ) but everything is fresh, fresh, fresh, & very reasonably priced. It is ALWAYS crowded, so us locals phone ahead to our waiters :)! The tables upstairs are cooler & you get a great view over the harbour & of Kingston. You can wait a long time for... More 

Thank jeannecroskery
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading all of the reviews I decided to give it a try. I was excited to try the grilled lobster. The restaurant was a long drive from Kingston where we were staying. When we got there we found out that their credit card machine had not been working and the closest ATM was at the airport (10 mins away).... More 

Thank Shanice J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:15 - 00:00
08:15 - 02:30
08:15 - 02:30
08:15 - 02:30
08:15 - 02:30
08:15 - 02:30
08:15 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Queen St, Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston  >  Port Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 876-967-8066

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