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“Jerk Chicken and Red Stripe” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Blue Mountain Cafe

Blue Mountain Cafe
26 South King St, Leesburg, VA
571-209-9099
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Ranked #5 of 160 Restaurants in Leesburg
Cuisines: Jamaican
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Northern Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Jerk Chicken and Red Stripe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Home place wit very good jerk chicken. Have the beer, the wine may have been open for a month and they don't seem to get that aged wine doesn't mean open a long time. For what it is, this solid Jamacian place, nothing fancy. Can be a little warm on a hot day.

Visited April 2013
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English first
Leesburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Tasty Caribbean Food, ok price”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Great jerk chicken and Caribbean dishes, average price. I work in Leesburg (contract mostly in Herndon though) and don't have a lot of money, but when I'm in Leesburg I occasionally eat here. Don't have a lot of staff (2-3 people max) so service isn't the quickest, but for a sit down it's decent (went with 3 coworkers once, place was empty besides us, was in and out in a hour). Great place to go if you want to here Bob Marley or reggie music with lunch. Got a TV in the one corner of the wall so you can watch sports, news, whatever too.

Visited March 2013
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
209 reviews 209 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
“WONDERFUL!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Great food. Cozy and Casual. Owners are great. Portions are huge and the sorbets for dessert were excellent. Has the curry chicken and the mango sorbet. Looking forward to the Brown CHicken stew next time. Will definitely revisit. Great find!

Visited March 2013
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Newbury Berkshire
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Lovely plate of chicken curry”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

I always thought the Blue Mountain Cafe was a sandwich shop, and i was delighted to discover this lovely Caribbean cafe on Kings Street in Downtown Leesburg. The food was genuine soul food and had a lovely flavor of the islands. I wasn't sure what condiments I should add to maximize my dining experience and Herman the owner came over and explained each of the sauces. I was also impressed that my vegetable medley did not come out of a frozen bag but everything was made fresh. My lunch came to around $10 and a great change from my usual choices when having to run errands downtown. i only said I wish I had smelled the curry from the sidewalk, cause I would have come in for a visit a long time ago. Everyone else dining seemed to enjoy their plates of BBQ. Good stuff, nice treat!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Leesburg, Virginia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“A good addition to Leesburg food scene.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

There is truly no place like this in Leesburg or Loudoun County. The owners are extremely friendly and anxious to sure their authentic Jamaican food with anybody who comes into the great old building. I wish they had more variety and didn't limit their menu so that certain items are only available on certain days but I assume this may change when the volume of business picks up and they have a more steady flow of customers.

Visited October 2012
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