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Devon House Bakery

26 Hope Road | Devon House Heritage Site, Kingston, Jamaica
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Ranked #4 of 125 restaurants in Kingston
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- Aug 6, 2014
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I love love the patties here! Every time I come home I always go there to get my patties. They can even freeze fresh batches of Patties for you if you ask.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is where you go for the local version of meat pies - the Jamaican patty. They are really good. The pastry is light and crisp, the filling generous and well spiced, and there is a good range of choices. The chicken one was delicious. A great simple lunch, especially if finished off with an ice cream from I-scream next... More

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

beef. beef and cheese. can't decide, as both were amazing treats. I'd be so fat if i lived in kingston. the shrimp patties also very good. nom nom nom.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Devon house is a must visit within Kingston and the lovely bakery produces the best patties in town. Cakes are not bad either...

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Devon House does their patties differently that Juicy or Tastee. The patties here are square shapes and the crust is softer and flakier. Definitely worth a try and you can't beat the price. The staff is friendly and the spot is a local favorite.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Been here a handful of times, the bakery is reasonably good, the ice cream kiosk does well. You do get tired of people saying it's the best ice cream in the world but who have probably not been far, to put their assumptions to the test. In particular avoid the restaurants here. The food is decidedly average (being kind) and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Part of the Devon House complex, we tried our first patty. Staff were extremely friendly, courteous and helpful. I recommend the fish patty. Seating is outside only in a beautiful garden.

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Beijing, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The baked goods are always freshly made. I haven't tried the cakes, so I'm not sure about that, but the patties are perfectly flaky. The lobster patty is a bit expensive but absolutely worth it with the big chunks of lobster you get in the patties. The other varieties of patties are very affordable. It's a pleasant environment as well.

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Kingston, Jamaica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I've been to your establishment over 15 times and i have never been disappointed, better yet, the service gets more and more commendable. Being a key player in hospitality and restaurant operations myself, I have never experienced better customer service. You are a benchmark and I CONGRATULATE you and your exceptional staff. Your staff training and development programme is ABSOLUTELY... More

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Toronto
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Sharing a beautiful courtyard at the Devon House with other fabulous foodie spots, the bakery maintains the same high standards as its neighbours. I have never been a fan of Jamaican patties but thge ones here are completely different than others I've tried. Being a vegetarian I enjoyed the 'power' patties made with soy. My husband loved the lobster and... More

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