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Falmouth Road, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-953-8041
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jerk chicken” (874 reviews)
“breadfruit” (74 reviews)
“rice” (195 reviews)
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Caribbean, Barbecue, Jamaican
Falmouth Road, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Jamaica and want to have authentic Jamaican Jerk meat, go to Scotchies. The service is ok but food good

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank noelbarker
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Excellent Jerk chicken, pork, veggies and a very very cool crew! We had a great time getting out of our resort and hanging locally.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank david j
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food but don’t wonder off without a tour guide accompanying you. We had family wonder off to a next door restaurant and they over charged her. Luckily our guide went back and got her money back. Always stay close with your group and guide....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food quick service unhurried, very rustic you can watch food being cooked on open fires nice setting

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elorac54
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Always wanted to go to Scotchies. Finally went on our last trip. The waitress approached us like we were a nuisance. She stood next to our table waiting for us to order. We felt very pressured to know what we wanted right away. The place...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Claire W
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Make it a point to stop by at Scotchies and try what the Montego Bay locals consider “THE BEST JERK CHICKEN”. Before I scheduled my visit to scotchies I made sure to get some feedback from a couple different workers at our excellence resort. Not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank abaydestrian
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a great lunch here, we had the jerk chicken and pork. I actually preferred the pork but my wife like the chicken because she asked for it mild not spicy.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We basically ordered 1 of everything - jerk chicken, pork, fish, veggies, rice & peas...and Red Stripe. Atmosphere is great, staff were friendly and food was AMAZING; definitely make a stop here...with an appetite!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lizzyred
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Jerk chicken always great,, seeing the entire process amazing Flies were quite bothersome. Bartender lady is VERY flat.. thumbs down to her BUT. FOOD IS AWESOME

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Linda M
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We ate at Scotches and had jerk chicken and rice and peas... Food was so good and seasoned by perfection! So good!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank az19902017
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October 28, 2018|
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Response from GOCARNIVAL | Reviewed this property |
We visited Scotchies while going on a tour of the island. A taxi may be a little expensive to just take you there and back.
Diana S
October 15, 2018|
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Response from HerbieJohnson | Reviewed this property |
As a precaution I would make a reservation for a group that size, as it's a popular eatery and you could end up with a short wait... however, they do have a bar also. Hope this is of help!! (Herbie)
Andre O
August 19, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer N | Reviewed this property |
The Hyatt is in Montego Bay on the main road so you would pass Scotchies on the way from the airport to your hotel. It’s probably 10 mins max from your hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Falmouth Road, Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint James Parish  >  Montego Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 876-953-8041
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