Located a short drive from Montego Bay and close to the Doctor's Hospital, this quaint hilltop plantation restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor dining. Crisp linens and plush chairs are lit by soft candlelight, and soft music serenades you from every direction. Watch the beautiful sunsets over the Caribbean waters. For relatively inexpensive prices, diners can feast on Jamaican fare of plantation chicken, pork, Day-O snapper and lobster. The restaurant features live entertainment in the evening.
Near the center of Montego Bay is the busy Pier One waterfront, home to boats and luxury yachts. It's the headquarters for the Montego Bay Marine Park and the Pier One Restaurant & Bar. This spot is best known for its nautical-themed dining room and excellent food. One can sample traditional Jamaican entrees or an American favorite, filet mignon. Seafood, chicken dishes and sandwiches are also available. When there is a concert the courtyard becomes a hub of people all gathered for live entertainment.
In operation since 1964, The Pelican Grill is one of the best places for the people who want to indulge themselves in some authentic Caribbean cuisine. Set in a fine space, the restaurant boasts of large windows that allow patrons to enjoy ever-changing views of the sea with the mountains as a dark blue backdrop. The decor also comprises of lots of wood paneling, plants and pictures painted on velvet cloth. Old-school features like a soda fountain also add to the appeal of dining here. Do not miss a chance to try out their seafood delicacies and Jamaican classics like Stuffed Lobster, Grilled Pork Chops and Escoveitched Fish. The menu is extensive and also offers a special Jamaican dish of the day and catch of the day. Complement the food with a delicious cheesecake or call for some milkshakes to wash down the dishes. The place is also the perfect spot to bring along your date and dine with spectacular sea views, or celebrate a special occasion with friends and family.
A little piece of England in upscale Half Moon Mall, this authentic pub and eatery is ideal for small functions such as weddings of 100 or less. Owner Steve calls the building style, "European castle/fairytale." Also come in for the truly great food. House specialties include steaks, seafood, Caesar salads, and of course fish-and-chips. Catch sporting events on television while you dine or just relax in the friendly atmosphere. The restaurant is wedged between two five-star properties, The Ritz Carlton and Half Moon Hotel.
Set in a casual, no-frills space with reggae music resonating through the air and a self-serve counter, The Pork Pit is one of the best spots in the city to feast on classic Jamaican dishes. Pork Rib, and Jerk Chicken are the local favorites on the menu, though their prawns quite popular too. The meats are made-to-order and are prepared right in front of the patrons. Though the dishes are flavorsome by themselves, the various sauces are quite tasty too. If you want to enjoy a traditional meal, then a quick lunch at The Pork Pit certainly won’t let you down.
Enjoy a taste of delicious local food at Sugar Mill. Not only is the restaurant set in a fine ambience featuring an outdoor seating area under the trees, but the white clothed tables, fancy lights and wrought iron furnishings set alongside the 17th century water mill with its stone walls and slanted roofs adds to the charm of dining here. Made from fresh, quality ingredients, the food is quite a delight to the taste buds. Jerk Chicken Spring Rolls, Coconut Crusted Red Snapper and Rack of Lamb are just some of the delicacies you can order. Wines and desserts can also be called to complement the delicious food. Whether you want to celebrate a special occasion, impress your date or simply feast on hearty food and wine, then head to Sugar Mill for a memorable time.
Scotchies is a family-friendly barbecue joint located on Coral Gardens Avenue in Ocho Rios serving succulent chunks of charred meat, slowly cooked on firewood, seasoned with traditional Jamaican spices and common salt. Some of the specialties include Jerk Chicken, Pork Sausage, and Roast Fish Fillet. Meal combinations, soups and a decent selection of vegetarian options are also available here.
Run by Michelle Reid, Boris Reid and Elaine Stephenson, MVP Smokehouse is one of the best restaurants around for those in the mood of barbecued delights. Not only does the restaurant serve up dishes like Curried Goat, Jerk Chicken and Stew Peas served with pig’s tail, but there are also tasty offerings for the vegetarians. Complement the hearty dishes with a side of Roasted Sweet Potatoes or call for desserts like Strawberry Cheesecake to balance the savory flavors. If you are looking for hearty food and drinks or simply a casual meal with friends or family, then an evening at the MVP Smokehouse is what you need.
This restaurant is located is in the departure lounge of the Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay. New and hip, it is a venture between the owners of spring breakers hot spot, Marguertaville, Versairs in-flight food service and entertainer Jimmy Buffet. The place is beautifully decorated with vibrant green and earth tones. Artificial trees and other greenery are strategically placed throughout to add that tropical touch. Enjoy a cold Red Stripe Beer or just relax and enjoy the atmosphere.