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Ripe Kitchen and Bar

151 W Sandford Blvd, Mount Vernon, NY 10550-4346
+1 914-664-8961
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“peas” (8 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (9 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
151 W Sandford Blvd, Mount Vernon, NY 10550-4346
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I ordered escovitch fish with rice and peas and it was delicious! The fish was fried to perfection and well seasoned. The restaurant itself was very smalll, with a small bar to the right of the door as you enter. The atmosphere is island casual...More

Thank Jakki M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy the coziness of this restaurant. The food is to die for. I have tried every item on their menu.

Thank DrDionne
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The chicken is cooked and sliced. It has absolutely NO FLAVOR!! It doesn't taste like anything at all! Not anything like the jerk chicken that they selling dinner (which is actually tasty). You also don't get very much chicken for it to cost $16.00. Just...More

2  Thank whoknows131
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Chef/Owner Nigel Spence has kept the standard of this cozy Westchester gem. The banana boat was especially tasty and filling. Jerk Rib Eye steak tender and full of flavour. A mango monitored or red stripe beer always goes well.

Thank bimmer12
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This an amazing unkept secret to many local people. While the cuisine is island based you will see every nationality enjoying a glass of Rum Punch. Every dish is mouthwatering and their mango salsa is to live for. Remember to make your reservations and be...More

Thank m t
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love the food and drinks here. Being of Caribbean descent it gives us a taste of home. Only drawback is that the service is super slow. But when you finally get the food, it is more than worth the wait.

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Local looking place with a small and excellent menu. Plantain stuffed with cod fish , fantastic. Jerk chicken, authentic and very filling! Rastapasta good but needs to be spicer. Excellent drinks and friendly service (albeit slow!!)

Thank travelgeo1988
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Authentic Jamaican kitchen. Food was delicious and we loved the ambiance. There are no signs out front so be on the look out. Like a not-so-secret local spot but really worth the visit. Reasonably priced menu. My only minor quibble is the very friendly staff...More

Thank Bryan R
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place is an OWESOME gem. Food is great.. drinks also are great If you're celebrating someone's Birthday this is your spot authentic carribean food..atmosphere is pleasant..

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant may not present the best ambience but the food here is amazing and definitely worth every penny. The rum punch is also excellent. I have tried many dishes from the menu and I have not been disappointed.

Thank Dameon G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Jamaican, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 W Sandford Blvd, Mount Vernon, NY 10550-4346
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 914-664-8961
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