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Scotchie's

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
794 9457
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Ranked #3 of 77 Restaurants in Ocho Rios
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Before our trip to Jamiaca, my husband and I googled the best locations for jerk chicken and we kept seeing the name Scotchie's. We put it on our list of things to try, thinking it was probably just a touristy type place, but we would give it a shot. When our private transfer picked us up from the airport, we... More

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Amarillo, Texas, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

This was the best jerk chicken, pork and sausage ever!!! Also enjoyed peas and rice, festival and fruit bread along with ice-cold beer!! Loved watching the food being prepared. Makes my mouth water every time I think about it!

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Keller, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We took a day tour with Liberty Tours of Jamaica and this is one of our stops they took us to for lunch after the Blue Hole. Amazing food. Best chicken ever!!!!!! This is an amazing Tour company if you are ever in Jamaica! Wow. Ask For Ricardo!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The food is very good and the place is clean. The jerk pork and rice are must-haves. The locals prefer those.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We were told to visit Scotchie's for lunch multiple times and finally decided to have lunch there one day. The system of ordering and picking up your food is a little disorganized, so don't be afraid to speak up to get your food. We ordered multiple foods we hadn't tried before including bammy and bread fruit. The chicken was really... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

so good that we went twice during our trip and even walked there for lunch instead of eating at the resort

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South Florida, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

the menu was confusing since everything had to be ordered separately. There were no meal options. Everything in Jamaica is pricey so the prices there are not any different. We ordered chicken, pork, and rice with beans. The rice was really good and we liked the chicken more than the pork. We ordered margaritas and they were horrible! The person... More

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rochester, ny
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13 reviews 13 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Scottchies has the best Jerk Chicken and pork that I have ever tasted. I fed a party of 5 with drinks for $35!

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Austin, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I read about Scotchies on tripadvisor, so I knew it would be pretty good. Having been to Jamaica before, and had jerk seasoning in my home pantry I thought I knew something about it. I was mistaken! First the experience, Scotchies is back yard dining with the waiting line covered in shade and seating options at picnic tables in the... More

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Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Visited this spot while on a day full of excursions. It was our last stop. The jerk chicken was DEE-LISH!!! The jerk pork was a little dry but still pretty good. The festival was very good too -- first time tasting it. Overall a good experience. I loved the outdoors setting. Make sure you go when the cruise passengers are... More

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