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149 NE 4th Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483
561-749-0973
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great little place off the Ave.

The people that work here made us feel very welcome in a way that seemed like they new us for a long time. The food was very good and authentic. I will definitely be going back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
MikeCu
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Delray Beach, Florida
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Delray Beach, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

The appetizers were very good.But,I ate Goat and it was just like Beef stew whic I don't like,and I should have asked how it was cooked. My Bad.Very small restaurant. Everyone else liked the food.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The people that work here made us feel very welcome in a way that seemed like they new us for a long time. The food was very good and authentic. I will definitely be going back.

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Ocean Ridge, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We love little Ma & Pa restaurants where their unique cultures are exposed to the dinning public and Bamboo Fire is that type of place. Located off the main drag, the Caribbean restaurant was very small with about four or five tables inside and four or five tables outside. The appetizers of Chickpeas, fried Conch. Ceviche and spiced meatballs were... More 

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Freeport, Maine
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Love the spices and the love that goes into the varied choices here. Warm and friendly. Great find. Very reasonable prices.

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west palm beach
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Found this hidden gem which is a true Caribbean taste in your back yard was truly amazing. The gynormous home made coconut shrimp and tostones with sauces were out of this world. The hogsnapper in coconut milk with veggies and jerk chicken was very tasty. If you can hold your alcohol don't miss the rum cake. The service was a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Rude staff and slow service. Took us 2 hours to get our meal. We were very disappointed. The food was mediocre.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I had dinner here tonight. The food was fine but the service was extremely slow. It took 2 hours to get the main course. The waitress was rude and acted like she did not want to be there.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We were in the mood for something new and this place grabbed our attention with lots of good reviews. The high expectations have been met. The goat was tasty, my jerk pork was melting in the mouth and the array of spices to compliment any meal was second to none. Note to the winos: the corkage fee is $15 and... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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88 reviews 88 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Great place, small and intimate. Better to make reservations. They are closed Monday and Tuesday, may open on Sunday for season call first. Ordered off the menu, shrimp curry. Roti and tostones. Everything was great and flavorful. Live music on Saturdays.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Went here after reading other great reviews and those reviews were spot on! This is a family run restaurant - husband and wife both cook, daughter and other family are waiters/servers. The food is Caribbean and spicy and out of this world fantastic. ( They will tone down the spices willingly). Very friendly & fun atmosphere, prices are more than... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 149 NE 4th Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Delray Beach
  • Phone Number: 561-749-0973

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

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