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Cloggy's on the Beach

Crane Rd | Black River, Santa Cruz, Jamaica
634 2424
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steamed fish” (5 reviews)
“red snapper” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
Crane Rd | Black River, Santa Cruz, Jamaica
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

I used to eat at this restaurant several times a year. This visit is my first in over eight years. Cloggy's son has taken over the operation from his dad and I am pleased with how he has taken up the mantle. The dining area...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank travellingman1352
Reviewed 17 July 2018

this is a rustic, laid back restaurant and bar on a lovely bathing beach. I visited unexpectedly on a Monday at midday and was able to get a hearty meal of curried lobster and festival (a local bread). The staff are really helpful and accommodating...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KiminGranCouva
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This is a great spot for a reasonable dinner or lunch. Just south of Black River and easy to find. My wife and I enjoyed a sunset meal of curried goat and shrimp. The service was quick and a short wait for our food. I...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank georgethill
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Rustic and right on the beach. Walk by the open air kitchen on your way in. Listen to what's on today. Pick out your fish from the cooler. Order your rum punch or Red Stripe from the bar. Find a seat on the covered patio...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank katherinelachance
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

All credit to Lonely Planet for steering me here. Travelling alone I visited with a french couple I met that day. It was Sunday and the only mistake we made was arriving at dusk when the bugs were HOPPING! But this soon cleared and we...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank JeffManning
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Make sure you stop here..cozy little rustic place to stop for a drink day or night. Good food and very nice service. Wished I could go back each day. The first night we were in black river area I was starving from my travels. This...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank cnjmom2017
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is not an elegant restaurant, but instead a very casual beachside cafe. We walked up to the restaurant and were invited to select our fish of choice. We both chose snappers, one fried, one steamed escovitch. Both met with smiles after the first bite....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Cloggys on the Beach is the home of fresh fish in Black River. The setting on the beach with a sweeping view of the ocean is beautiful. The fried fish and Bammy is top rated and fried chicken and fries are delicious. Cool red stripe...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank SweetJamaicaJules
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The food was okay however not as good as my last two visits in 2016. Hospitality was great and it provides a great scenic view!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank kellydavus
Reviewed 24 March 2017

After checking out YS Falls we were continuing on to Negril and we wanted a late lunch, after checking out some questionable "street" food, we happened upon Cloggy's. What a great place! It's kind of rough looking by North American standards (which I like) and...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Sheikyerbooty
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10 November 2018|
Response from travellingman1352 | Reviewed this property |
Are you for real? I suggest that you contact Cloggy's management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crane Rd | Black River, Santa Cruz, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Elizabeth Parish  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: 634 2424
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