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Evita's Italian Restaurant

Eden Bower Rd. | Off Da Costa Drive, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2333
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (94 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Caribbean, Jamaican, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Eden Bower Rd. | Off Da Costa Drive, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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1 - 10 of 783 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We arranged to visit after reading good reviews online of vegan meals at Evita's - it's brilliant that they'll send a driver to your hotel/B&B and also take you back. Service was friendly and attentive from start to finish, and very quick. We were really...More

Thank loladelorean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Need reservations at just before sunset. Awesome view of city and ocean Open air so dress accordingly Good selection on the menu and a fair wine list

Thank edbowers
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Ed, for your excellent, brief and 'very practical' review....smiles... Ciao! Eva

Reviewed May 12, 2018

Meals were great and the atmosphere was delightful. It was my mothers birthday and they had an excellent live Happy Birthday song with wonderful cake with her name spelled out in chocolate which was arranged entirely by the restaurant. Must visit if your near by!

Thank Natalie S
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thank you, Natalie, for your wonderful review and recommendation! I am glad you liked our Birthday 'Surprise'.....smiles....smiles.... Ciao! Eva

Reviewed May 4, 2018

Beautiful atmosphere. Good food, good prices, we had a very Very long wait though. there were 5 of us and eat plate came out separate. I had already finished when the last plate came out. The restaurant wasn't crowded either but it was a beautiful...More

Thank jenowinski
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Thank you, Jenowinsky, for your so nice review. I am sorry that the food took so long, this is really not the 'norm'.... If you could let me know what day and time you came, I can find out why this happened or, who the...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Food was good loved it...love to try different stuff here was just the place great food good ambiance thanks guys.

Thank GeniusRJT
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2018

Thank you, Genius, for your excellent review! Yes, Evita's is where you can enjoy a great view ambiance, service and good food, all with a 'touch of fun'.... Ciao! Eva

Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We had to escape from the all inclusive for a different meal and my god is was out of this world. $2.50 for garlic was worth it. My risotto was amazing. I only had $150 but they wanted $150.23 I just feel bad that 23...More

Thank SiHel
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you, SiHel, for your excellent review and kind words. I am happy you thought that the food was 'out of this world', Mamma Mia! Will let everyone know how much you enjoyed Evita's experience on 'escaping' the all inclusive resort.... Ciao! Eva

Reviewed April 3, 2018

I have been to Evita's many times over the years to dine and experience the luxury of food preparation and live entertainment while dining.More

Thank lasclarke
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you, Lasclarke, for your excellent, review! I am really glad you appreciate the way I was brought up: enjoying cooking and making sure that everybody LOVES the food that I decided to prepare for my family, when I was able to 'reach' the stove......More

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We went with friends and enjoyed the meal, staff were very friendly and the food was good also the cocktails.

Thank Beverley R
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you, Beverly, for your so nice & descriptive, review! Will certainly communicate to the staff so that they continue to strive for excellence! Ciao! Eva

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We love this restaurant although it is up a dark road and it is therefore not safe to walk. We get a taxi for the 3 minute journey and pay $5 but that‘s fine. It is totally worth it for the view over Ocho Rios...More

Thank mariannecn
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Thank you Mariann, for your excellent review, taxi suggestion and recommendation! We do free pick up and return from all hotels in Ocho Rios, when you reserve with us, I guess you did not know this. Next time....smiles... Ciao! Eva

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

I was at Evita's last Wednesday for birthday dinner and i had a supreme pasta... i have to say for a restaurant that specialize in pasta it wasnt up to my expectation...it was alrite but i enjoyed the garlic bread and rice soup otherwise it...More

Thank Lashawnie P
Evitas, Owner at Evita's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Thank you, Lashawnie, for your review. I am sorry your choice of pasta entree did not meet your expectations...I wish you would have told the wait staff and we would have corrected whatever was 'lacking' immediately, or possibly replaced this dish with another choice, more...More

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Naledge82
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Evitas | Property representative |
Little Shaw Park is 15 min. ride away from Evita's. Yes, we can pick you up. Ciao! Eva
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eroof01
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Evitas | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant is open on Christmas day. We are already taking reservation for this day, please e-mail me at the address on my website. Ciao! Eva
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Claudette C
October 3, 2016|
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Response from Evitas | Property representative |
You can see my prices posted on Facebook in US$ to figure them out in Canadian $ we will be using the bank exchange rate of the day. Ciao! Eva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eden Bower Rd. | Off Da Costa Drive, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: +1 876-974-2333
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Description
Set in an authentic 1860 Historic Gingerbread House, overlooking Ocho Rios, Evita's opened in 1989 and has established a reputation for great service, ambiance, decor, view and excellent Italian and Jam-Italian 'fun' creations. All food is cooked to order. Celebrities keep frequenting Evita's as they really enjoy it's romantic atmosphere and, also appreciate, 'value for money'....Occasionally there is live entertainment, usually, a 'guest star' appearance.
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