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Trenchtown Rock Jamaican Bar & Restaurant

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Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
3407741996
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Description: Trenchtownrock Jamaican Bar and RestaurantHere is a place were locals and...
Trenchtownrock Jamaican Bar and RestaurantHere is a place were locals and visitors alike can get a little taste of Jamaica in St Thomas. With dishes like Ackee & Salt Fish , Curry Chicken, Curry Goat , Jerk Chicken ,Jerk Pork and their amazing combination platters , like Jamaica Nice and thee Kingston Hot are delicious and fulling. With drink specials like the " Dutty Watta" , ice, gold and green Stop Light Shots, and Trenchtown Sunset, makes a must visit. Located downtown on backstreetHours : Mon-Thurs 11am-6pmFri-Sat 11am-8pmPhone 1 340 774 1996
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  • 74
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch with Aunt

My aunt kept raving about this restaurant, and today we had the opportunity to sit and have lunch. Our waiter was a very pleasant young man by the name of Damion. Nothing but great reviews for the food and the customer service! I had the jerk pork and chicken combo with rice, potato salad, and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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St. Thomas
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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St. Thomas
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

My aunt kept raving about this restaurant, and today we had the opportunity to sit and have lunch. Our waiter was a very pleasant young man by the name of Damion. Nothing but great reviews for the food and the customer service! I had the jerk pork and chicken combo with rice, potato salad, and vegetables. The jerk was just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Nice little restaurant for lunch. My fiance and I enjoyed the curry shrimp. The service was great, and the meal and rum drinks allowed us to enjoy an afternoon after shopping. The restrooms are clean and th restaurant offers free wifi.

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Hohenwald, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I hired a tour guide for the day who brought us to Trenchtown Rock for lunch. It was highly recommended and I could see why. The staff were very friendly and the food/drinks were delicious! I had the jerk chicken with rice/beans, potato stuffing, and salad. The fruit punch was AMAZING! The only problem was that service was quite slow.... More 

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Nashville, Tn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Our tour director recommended this restaurant as part of our tour. His recommendation was right on the money! The good was really good and reasonably priced. I had the jerk chicken with spicy sweet potatoes and coleslaw, all of which were very good. The passion fruit juice was delicious too! The staff was nice and helpful and the restaurant had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We were beginning to be a little disappointed in the authentic Caribbean cuisine choices in St. Thomas until we sat down in Trenchtown. Our first visit Isis was our server, she is absolutely WONDERFUL!! Superior customer service and the food was delicious! Second time around, Lynette was our waitress, she was so sweet and awesome. They make the atmosphere comfortable,... More 

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Mint Hill, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This restaurant was "putting out the best plate on the island." That's what we were told two days before we eat there. We were not disappointed. The food was amazing! They need more staff but they made up for it with service and friendly atmosphere. Would highly recommend that you visit this place and have the rum punch and ox... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We have visited many times. Today happened to be a day when there were two ships visiting the island. It was crowded however the staff managed to keep their composer and kept smiles on their faces. I was told they were short staff. The customers seemed to be impatient and not understanding. I was completely fine with waiting. The music... More 

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Mapleton, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Isis was the best! She took such great care of us!! You should defiantly go there! We left my purse there and she called out hotel to let them know she had it! So nice of her! Thank you Isis for the fantastic service and taking care of us after we left!!!

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Spring, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Trenchtown has some of the best jerk chicken I have ever eaten. Service was very good and friendly. The food got to us pretty quickly and looked fantastic. The restaurant is easy to find just remember that all the stores and restaurants are closed on Sundays.

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This was BY FAR the BEST jerk I've had. Three of us went for lunch and were very pleased. We drank and ate off of every plate on the table. AWESOME food and equally at good service. This place was a gem!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: 3407741996

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Jamaican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

Description

Trenchtownrock Jamaican Bar and RestaurantHere is a place were locals and visitors alike can get a little taste of Jamaica in St Thomas. With dishes like Ackee & Salt Fish , Curry Chicken, Curry Goat , Jerk Chicken ,Jerk Pork and their amazing combination platters , like Jamaica Nice and thee Kingston Hot are delicious and fulling. With drink specials like the " Dutty Watta" , ice, gold and green Stop Light Shots, and Trenchtown Sunset, makes a must visit. Located downtown on backstreetHours : Mon-Thurs 11am-6pmFri-Sat 11am-8pmPhone 1 340 774 1996

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