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Dickie's Best Kept Secret

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On the Main Road, Port Antonio, Jamaica
809 6276
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Munich, Germany
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after reading the reviews. We found it easy to find, on a bend on the main road heading West out of Port Antonio. You will not leave hungry! The portions very generous and the food is good honest local cooking. Don't expect high end dining but we really enjoyed the food. We were the only ones there... More 

Thank Gaffers99
Kingston Parish, Jamaica
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Having passed the place at least 6 times in either direction we still never discovered where exactly it is situated If that is intentional it is ok They may be very private people not even a name on the door and they only want customers who arrive by word of mouth But you cannot expect to be mentioned in Tripadvisor... More 

Thank Germ15
Port Antonio, Jamaica
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106 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

i have lived in port antonio on and off for 30 years and never visited. it was a real surprise. a rustic place with linen and champagne glasses. order your meal in advance. breakfast brunch or supper. Menu?? Today Dickie just said what do you want. i make it. but he suggested shrimp or lobster. steak order 3 day in... More 

Thank bamboobwah
Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

We went there for dinner with another couple our 2nd day in Jamaica, per their driver's recommendation, and had the most DELICIOUS dinner, of 5 courses. The shrimp appetizer cooked in a fresh tomato was so good, the omelet with callalou, a local leafy green was so incredible, the fish with rice and beans and a sort of fresh made... More 

Thank KKfromBK
Montego Bay, Jamaica
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

I have been to dine twice lunch and dinner an awesome experience . A secret for sure when you do not know what is being prepared and then a meal of meals. A must try.

Thank gabbyfloss
Roselle Park, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2016

My colleague and I having read the wonderful reviews and some positive word a mouth decided to have dinner at Dickies Best Kept secret. Upon reaching the location we was met by lady who bought us down some winding steps and ask us to sit. The restaurant itself is a lopsided shack which seems as if it could fall off... More 

2 Thank Workie2016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

Our driver suggested we have dinner at Dickie's for Jamaican fare, and we were glad we did. The experience is so unique and possibly nothing you will ever experience again. Dickie and his wife have built their restaurant into a cliff overhanging the water, where they once sold fruit as their livelihood. You must climb down stone steps into the... More 

Thank Grandviewcafe
Liege, Belgium
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2015

You gotta find this place and eat here. Absolutely delicious food with a very unique dinning experience.

Thank Fe B
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2015

For a unique setting and very good food this is one of the best it's out of town on the side of a cliff on several floors and it is a very unique experience.let D icky give you a Dinner of the best of the day and you won't be disappointed.

Thank David G
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2015

We went to Dickie's pretty late in the night, and even though no one was there, he opened the place for us. It's on the side of the road and unassuming so watch out for it! The inside is beautiful. Its quite quirky, a little like being on a Victorian ship - unlike anywhere we had ever been before. He... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Jamaican, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Main Road, Port Antonio, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Portland Parish  >  Port Antonio
  • Phone Number: 809 6276

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