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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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Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 62
    Excellent
  • 20
    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
6 PMor before Dining Great

Very nice, fresh and clean atmosph. Excell. svce. Fine Caribb menu. Close to waterfront and main shops. Go there; you'll enjoy the place for dinner.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
TJGEE
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Venice, Florida
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Very nice, fresh and clean atmosph. Excell. svce. Fine Caribb menu. Close to waterfront and main shops. Go there; you'll enjoy the place for dinner.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Visited early April. Loved the food and the wait staff very pleasant. We love finding a place that is a little off the tourist trail. This fit the bill. If you love Authentic Jamaican or want to try it, this is the place to go. Should we be in St. Thomas again, we will definitely make this a stop. Nothing... More 

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Centennial, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

The most delicious restaurant in the Caribbean. Lynette is the best she recommended the most amazing dishes. We will be back!!!!

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Cumming, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

This was one of our stops on our Celebrity Cruise and we took a shore excursion. We asked our bus driver what was a great authentic restraurant in the area and he told us Trenchtown Rock was the best. My husband had a whole red snapper, we enjoyed jerk chicken, curried goat and cocounut shrimp as an appetizer. We had... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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94 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My husband and I stopped for lunch and decided to do apps. Loved the coconut shrimp, conch fritters and Jamaican hand pies. Jerk chicken wings were only disappointment. Scrawny and cold. Wait staff was friendly and attentive. Good vibes with locals and a few tourists. Nice way to kick back and rest from shopping or tours!

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Danville, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

If you love Jamaican food, this is the place to find. There were 6 of us and we were all very happy with our food, the flavor and the abundance of. A few other restaurants were suggested to us, but we chose this one and walked away full and happy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The jerk chicken was great as well as the service. You should definitely check it out.Authentic and delicious.

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St. Thomas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Met a friend here for lunch, the food was fantastic. I ordered the ginger beer (very spicy and delicious) and the jerk chicken with green bananas, plantain and the cabbage. He ordered the passion fruit juice and the brown stewed chicken with macaroni. Everything was very good and one of the best values in town. Will be back again soon!

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This is the best jerk chicken I have ever had. It is beyond AWESOME. The service is great and the staff is very friendly. I would highly recommend you try it.

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Brick, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Love the people that complain about the service taking forever. Slow life down a bit, sit back and relax. Had the brown fish stew with plantains and a green salad. Took some time to come out, but I had no where else to be. Good local cuisine, on an island that in my opinion is too commercialized. Stop by and... More 

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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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