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Jiallo's African-Caribbean Cuisine

4202 West 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46254
+1 317-492-1603
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (13 reviews)
“curry chicken” (3 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, African, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
4202 West 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46254
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family went here this week and the food was amazing! The jerk chicken was fabulously seasoned and so tender! The Byssop tea was also delicious! Everything else, including all of the sides were perfect! I will definitely go here again next time I am...More

Thank Alyson M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I have passed this restaurant on 38th Street for YEARS, and for whatever reason never wanted to stop. A good friend of mine recently posted on Facebook that he went and the food was good. Based on his opinion, I decided to give it a...More

1  Thank dennisfan
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

So my wife and I wanted to test out the Caribbean, Jamaican, style dishes at Jiallo's. We had jerk chicken and oxtail. The food was good, but don't expect the bold flavours and spices of real Jamaican food. This is an African Caribbean joint so...More

Thank Anothergig1
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I was born in Indiana and never experienced much cultural food growing up. I love this restaurant. The Jerk Chicken is as good as the best I have had in Jamaica, maybe better. Have never had anything bad. Amazing. They have moved to 38th st...More

Thank kimmerJ
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Really enjoyed the culturally authentic dinner. It was prepared perfectly; well-seasoned and presented. Very generous portions at very reasonable prices. Look forward to future visits!

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I got the opportunity to experience the cuisine at Jiallo's African Caribbean restaurant and we were so glad we took the time to do so since we were actually on our way to the cape cod states. I would highly recommend anyone going to or...More

Thank oklahomaBettyboop
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took our two teenagers here for dinner, and everyone enjoyed it. We tried a wide variety of things (beef patties, jerk chicken, oxtail stew, lamb shank, cassava stew, plantains, rice & beans) and it was all delicious. Service was very good....More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Overall, loved it! Started out with the very best fried plantains I have ever had!!! We ordered Jamaican patties for an appetizer. I have had patties many times in Jamaica and love to get them stateside at Patties of Jamaica, but these patties were excellent...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I didn't have a chance to make my lunch this morning to wanted to try something local and different. I had seen that Jiallo's went in at Circle Centre and was not aware that they had another location at 56th & Guion. I had the...More

2  Thank Jon T
Reviewed 21 September 2014

This place can be easy to miss because it is in a strip mall with some vacant storefronts. Another thing to note is that though it's not (yet) posted on the door, the restaurant is closed on Mondays. Aside from that, this place was awesome....More

1  Thank MrCrossIsBoss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4202 West 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46254
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-492-1603
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