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Joe James Gallery

| Rio Bueno Main Roads, Rio Bueno, Jamaica
+1 876-954-0048
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Joe James and his Gallery were a highlight of our trip to Jamaica

Joe James Gallery is a must see between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios. Joe James made all the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sandylikethebeach21
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Cullowhee, North Carolina
The best Lobster on Jamaica's North Coast

Art gallery and suberb Food, accompanied by lapping waves. Simply put, the grilled Lobster here is... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Bastonimacaroni
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Home to the largest collection of internationally renowned Jamaican artist Joe James. The property is all the home to the world famous Lobster Bowl Restaurant. Located right on the waterfront of the historical Rio Bueno Bay. the restaurant is the first choice for the best Lobster, Shrimp, Fish, Steak and Chicken. The Lobster Bowl has celebrated over 50 years in business. For those who would like to stay a while longer Hotel Rio Bueno is also located on property, with single, double family rooms and suites to choose from.
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5 weeks ago
“Joe James and his Gallery were a highlight of our trip to Jamaica”
Feb 4, 2018
“The best Lobster on Jamaica's North Coast ”
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| Rio Bueno Main Roads, Rio Bueno, Jamaica
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Joe James Gallery is a must see between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios. Joe James made all the sculptures and paintings. Speaking with him is a very special opportunity.

1  Thank Sandylikethebeach21
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Sandy. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Art gallery and suberb Food, accompanied by lapping waves. Simply put, the grilled Lobster here is divine. If you are lucky you can get a tour by the indomitable gentleman Joe James the Artist himself. A family business that has been around for over 30...More

2  Thank Bastonimacaroni
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you so much! We look forward to your next visit.

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

Mr. Joe James was a very pleasant host. He showed us around his gallery and we had a meal and cold beverages after our tour of his art gallery. He has a lovely gallery ( we were not permitted to take photos) with much of...More

2  Thank CelesteA57
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you CelesteA57. We hope to see you soon.

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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

I honestly was looking forward to seeing what this gallery had to offer . But upon entering I have to say I was a little disappointed. The property is located on a nice inlet at discovery bay. But on approach the entrance I would say...More

1  Thank shaniquemalcolm
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Hi Shanique, thank you for your review. We are always appreciative of feedback from our customers.

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Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the resort next door and wanted to get a bit more authentic taste of Jamaica. We got a ride with Terry at Mega Tours Ja (who I also highly recommend). Unfortunately Joe wasn't in when we were there, but we were...More

2  Thank Joel M
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you Joel for the great endorsement. We hope to see you soon.

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Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

We came here as part of a food tour- the scenery was breathtaking and joe made us feel so welcome. Was one of the highlights of our stay in Jamaica 💙xx

4  Thank heatherburns2015
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you Heather. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you soon.

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Reviewed February 27, 2015

We loved watching the pelicans dive bomb the fish in the sea. Go find out yourself breathtaking. You can sit outside the restaurant and watch the sea and fishes go by. Well worth the visit and only about 30 minutes from hotel.

6  Thank 0tait
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you 0tait. We hope to prepare another lobster salad for you soon.

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Reviewed July 26, 2014

Joe James is a Owner, Operator, Artist, gentleman and scholar... The place is right on the water and has unbelievable views. I had a COLD red stripe and a One on One with Joe while visiting the gallery and had a wonderful time. I recommend...More

11  Thank Dave P
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you Dave. We look forward to your next visit. The Red Stripe is chilling in the cooler!

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Reviewed November 12, 2013

One of the hidden treasures of the Caribbean. Great food, great service and magnificent art gallery.

5  Thank Stewart M
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Michael-Edward J, General Manager at Joe James Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you Stewart. We hope to see you soon.

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Late answer but, if you're coming from Montego Bay, it is the turn to the left after the Melia Braco Village resort. From Discovery Bay it's the right turn before the entrance to The Meliá resort. There are signs.
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