We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taste of the Caribbean

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
505 Hampton Park Blvd, Capitol Heights, MD 20743-3827
301-499-2900
Today
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 5 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Caribbean style food in your backyard

I traveled to Jamaica last year and enjoyed all types of tasteful and wonderful dishes, and shortly afterwards I noticed this place had opened up near my home. I can not express how elated I was to find out they nto only opened a place that sold authentic jerk, curry, etc. But the food was really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2012
Torri N
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Add Photo Write a Review

5 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

I traveled to Jamaica last year and enjoyed all types of tasteful and wonderful dishes, and shortly afterwards I noticed this place had opened up near my home. I can not express how elated I was to find out they nto only opened a place that sold authentic jerk, curry, etc. But the food was really really good! I enjoyed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

Food was ok, if they didnt run out of what you wanted, But the service is horrible. I no longer patronize this establishment and its less than 5 minutes from my house. Im waiting for them to go out of business because people dont want to spend their money and be served by people with attitudes.

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Iowa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2009

WOW, amazing Guyanese cuisine. If you have never had Guyanese cuisine, it’s a must. It is a hybrid of Indian-Jamaican food. The prices are very reasonable for the amount of food you get. I can't recommend this place enough!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2009

Good food. Great homemade drinks like the pineapple ginger. $5 lunch specials M-F. They cater.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Taste of the Caribbean also viewed

Capitol Heights, MD

Been to Taste of the Caribbean? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 505 Hampton Park Blvd, Capitol Heights, MD 20743-3827
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Capitol Heights
  • Phone Number: 301-499-2900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: Caribbean
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Taste of the Caribbean staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?