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Urban Jamaica

12240 2nd Ave, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8, Canada
+1 604-284-4499
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (3 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
LOCATION
12240 2nd Ave, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is pretty quiet in weekdays but busy on weekends. They have only one server but he is good and fast. The kitchen seems to have one chef only but she is a great cook. We have tried most of the signature dishes like...More

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We arrived late on a Saturday night so staff was limited and the food took about an hour to arrive but was well worth the wait. All dishes were fresh, savoury and well presented. Jerk chicken and chicken curry were favourites at our table as...More

Thank SherryB3
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Had a delicious Curry Goat. Went with friends, including a Jamaican who loves this place. Got to meet the owner. The food can be spicy, it is authentic.

Thank NW_Dog
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Went to this place with an old school friend for dinner. The owner was engaging and shared how he came upon this location. Good story. I had the oxtail meal which was cooked differently than the Cubans. Nicely done. Nice, casual place to come eat...More

Thank KhweziMbolekwa
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We were the only ones in there and the service was good, and had good discussion. The food seemed a bit pricy and we had half portions and they were enough for lunch. Tried the Oxtail and the Beef stew. Very ordinary. Should have tried...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Delicious food spiced with care. Great service. We ordered the appetizer plate and the portions were generous. There was more than enough to satisfy both of us. We did not need to order the entree but it was so good we managed to eat half...More

Thank anthiso
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This place was surprisingly vibrant and jumping on a Saturday night with a delightfully diverse clientele. Staff were unfailingly accommodating. We ordered the yard soup, ackee and saltfish, as well as dessert of the day. All dishes reminded us of the food we used to...More

Thank Luc C
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Stopped by for breakfast but stayed for lunch. The chef really put her heart into this food and you can taste it. Had the ox tail. It was awesome! Will be back!

Thank travlinboyeeee
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Fabulous family run restaurant. Conrad you can tell your mom puts her heart into all her cooking. Thank you again for a great meal. It was my second time in and I introduced my daughter and her friend to your restaurant. They loved it! We...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We happened to be walking by and we noticed the Urban Jamaica sign from the street and thought we need to check it out. We stopped by to view the menu and we were greeted by a friend staff person who invited us in and...More

Thank R_LO07
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12240 2nd Ave, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 604-284-4499
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