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De bar

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Norman Manly Blvd across from sunset | on the cliffs, Negril, Jamaica
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Sterling, New York
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 1, 2017

Have been visiting Eddie and his brothers for years. The chicken is always moist and delicious. Cooked to order it may take time, but the atmosphere of conviviality and great music makes you not notice the wait

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

We had a great meal at De bar - food was fantastic and plentiful! I would go back for sure. The staff were very friendly and helpful. It was a nice walk from where we were staying.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Loved stopping in for a few beers & listen to some great tunes with Eddie!! Food was tastey. We stayed across the street at Coral Seas Cliff Hotel. So it was a convieniet hangout!! Met some great people. Blakka, Eric, John Wayne & Pam to ad a few. It's a bar that locals & repeat guests go to, another home... More 

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Thank tamiam20
Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Best Jamaican restaurant in the West end. Great vibe and the best jerk chicken and lobster on the island.

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Stockton, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

From the outside you would never guess that this place has amazing food. I had curry shrimp by candlelight and it was amazing.

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Thank Deja P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2017

This spot takes a while but well worth the wait. Best jerk I've had on the island. It's a good place to take everyone, bring a game to play or hang out by the coal fire while you wait. Ginger beer and really good cocktails.

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Thank gardensinger62
Kingston, Canada
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed February 2, 2017

3rd time eating at De bar in Negril. I love the rustic place! They have the best grilled lobster! Staff are very nice. Prices are very good.

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Thank lindabean58
Fort McMurray, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

We often enjoy a beer here. Food is good. Very simple. Large thatched roof bar, lots of room. Usually quiet.

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Thank 555Tonya555
Gothenburg, Sweden
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We've been here several times during our holiday and have tried many dishes. The jerk chicken is lovely, lots of flavour but not too spicy. Curry chicken tastes great, but sometimes more spicy than other days. Curry goat was okay, but next time I'll go for jerk chicken again. Nice relaxed atmosphere, and Eddie is a great cook.

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Thank eemeliie
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

We loved our dinner at De Bar. We both got the jerk chicken and it was GREAT. I'll be honest it didnt taste like jerk, but just bbq'd chicken but it was done perfectly! Expect you meal to take a while but it is well worth it! Bbq chicken takes time...the longer the better. Tell Eddie and Wrinkle hello for... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norman Manly Blvd across from sunset | on the cliffs, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?