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Sharkies Seafood Restaurant

Main Street, Salem, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-973-5472
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (41 reviews)
“shrimp” (31 reviews)
“parrot fish” (6 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Salem, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A colleague had been there times before and based on her recommendations, a team of about eight of us stopped by en route to Kingston from Mo Bay. If we had known we would have called ahead with the order. When the food finally came,...More

Thank N9244XObrendas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance,food was excellent. We all had the seafood platter😋😋. The restaurant is located on a beach front. Nice chill spot, wifi, friendly customer service!!! Everything was great...

Thank tbunnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to sharkies to celebrate my 65th birthday and had a wonderful time the food was delicious this is a no frills restaurant right on the beach

Thank michael m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The battered shrimp is to die for! Such a relaxed atmosphere. You can go for a dip in the ocean while you're waiting for your food, or swing in the wicker pod chair. Lots of locals so you know it's the place to be!

1  Thank Jenifer F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The seafood dishes are been prepared with love and to top it off with the chefs going above and beyond, a bit more customer service needed from the wait staff.

Thank maudlyn1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent place for a meal, beach front location nicely set up and good food. I had to give it 3 stars because the ratings go from average to very good.but it is better than average but not very good I would place it as good....More

Thank btagg2016
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

We ordered one steam fish with steam bammy this was far too much for me, my husband had to eat the remainder. We met Freddie McGregor he was going to perform there on 16/10/17 seafood festival! The music was awesome!

Thank maselyncherry
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We ate there on all our trips to Jamaica, we had wonderful food each time, lobster and shrimp, WOW amazing!! Fresh and so very tasty, a must if you are in Runaway Bay

Thank teresabusybee
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Great eats here well wort visit and within walking distance from Decameron hotel runaway bay The locals eat here and anywhere you see the locals eat can't be bad you can have a candle lit meal here or Come anyway you will be welcome. The...More

1  Thank gerry131
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Great place for fresh seafood right on the beach, great atmosphere,nice friendly staff. Can watch the sunset from here

Thank Shelley M
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Questions & Answers
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Lovetotravelfamily4 | Reviewed this property |
It's sharkies, same name as the restaurant and the guy that runs the dive shops name is Sharky too
Holly B
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Judith M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will take USD. Most of the business in the tourist areas will take them. Although I'm glad they quote in JMD, after all we are in Jamaica
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Salem, Runaway Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Runaway Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 876-973-5472
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