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Mama Marley's

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520 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
876.974.0197
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Food and Good Vibes

We stopped in Mama Marley's just for a quick bite while shopping. The jerk chicken wrap was delicious, my friend had the shrimp cocktail and was licking her fingers.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Mama Marley's had a great menu of Jamaican cuisine. We had the jerk chicken and ox tail. Both were wonderful!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We stopped in Mama Marley's just for a quick bite while shopping. The jerk chicken wrap was delicious, my friend had the shrimp cocktail and was licking her fingers.

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Runcorn, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

wow love it here. only small but fab.great people .ice cold beer. nothing beats sitting here watching what is going on. it's cheap and freidly. best bar I want in.x

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Kingston, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

The food was the best,jerk chicken well done and the rice and peas was cooked with real Jamaica coconut milk, can still taste it in my mouth. Red Stripe Beer was icy cold and refreshing, we couldn't have asked for more. Thumbs up to the waiters, bartenders and chefs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We were staying at sandals so we desided to go into town for shopping at soni's. We went to mama marleys to eat we have a seat at the bar order few red stripes and cocktails bartender was extra ordernary he was fun he have answers for all the questions we ask we enjoy our stay there we will definatily... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Ate there twice, food, drinks and service was great. Interesting history about the manager and the store.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

In summary: go to Scotchies Our driver Tony dragged us here twice, clearly on the take. The first time it wasn't open. Not a local in sight. Menu's are listed in USD and feature New York prices. Was the most expensive meal I had during my entire stay in Jamaica.

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United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The food at this restaurant was just ok. It may be that I don't care for Jamaican food - the rice and beans were very dry and the jerk chicken was bony...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

went into Mama Marley's for a drink one afternoon. Bar staff wasn't very friendly at all . had 4 Red Stripe beers and was charged $2200(£12.71). Shocking!! Went back the following day and had 2 Red Stripe beers and was charged $950 (£5.49) service wasn't any better! 3rd visit to Mama Marley's and had 2 Red Stripe beers and was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Food was average, but the bartender was awesome!...He made the best rum punch once he realized we could hold our liquor!...lol

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Address: 520 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Phone Number: 876.974.0197
Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
Cuisine: Caribbean, Jamaican

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  • Address: 520 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: 876.974.0197

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  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Jamaican

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