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Trenchtown Rock Jamaican Bar & Restaurant

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Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-1996
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food, drinks and service were second to none! What a great break from a morning of shopping in St. Thomas. Our server was the best! After several days in the Virgin Islands we asked for a good drink that wasn't very sweet and our server made us an amazing rum drink! The curry chicken was the best I've ever... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

While on a cruise we stopped in St. Thomas. Trenchtown Rock was recommended by a local for their specialty curry goat, curry chicken and jerk chicken wings. We stopped in there and I'm glad we did. Our server Lynette was absolutely great. (sorry it took me a few days to write this Lynette). She explained the menu to us and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I dined at Trenchtown Rock in 2014 and LOVED it. We were so happy that St. Thomas was on our itinerary again because we had to come back. Delicious Jamaican Cuisine and the best Bushwhackers EVER!!! Definitely coming back:)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of visited St. Thomas, VI to celebrate my wife's 50th Birthday. We took a ferry over to Charlotte Amalie to do some shopping and were greeted by a young man who recommended we grab a bite at Trench-town Rock, since we love Jamaican food. The food was delicious, the portions and prices just right, and the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After shopping at Shaka Zulu, he referred us to Trenchtown Rock around the corner. They have some of the best fruit punch and passion fruit punch I have ever tasted. I had a heavy breakfast and only wanted something lite so i went for the jerk chicken wings appetizer. They were tasty but fried a little too hard for my... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of this restaurant is perfect. The dining area is very spacious. I didn't really enjoyed my food. I had the jerk chicken and rice. I felt that I needed to add more seasoning. To me, the jerk chicken wasn't really jerk. What I did really enjoyed was the festivals and plantain. OMG!!! really, really liked it. very tasty.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Great food at a great price. We had the Beef Patties to start and Curry and Jerk Chicken and with two sides. The Ginger Beer was homemade and very refreshing, my wife really enjoyed her Guava. The staff are very friendly and the chef has always came to our table to ensure we were satisfied with our meal before we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Great food. I had a wonderful lunch of curry chicken. They did not have the oxtail which is always my favorite. The curry chicken had the right amount of spice to give the dish incredible flavor. I also started out with the jerk wings which were moist and great house jerk flavor. The staff was friendly and the portion size... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We were actually referred to another restaurant close to this restaurant but they were closed. It was good for us because we would have never went to this wonderful restaurant. Not only did we have delicious food but we had a great waitress by the name of Sinn. She was very helpful. My husband loves spicy food and she recommended... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Great great food and reasonable priced. Had multiple daily specials that came with two sides, plenty of food and fun to share. Would highly recommend the Chicken Curry . Wait staff was delightful and helpful with our selection, we plan to go back before the end of trip.....the best food we've had so far.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-1996
Description
Trenchtownrock Jamaican Bar and RestaurantHere is a place were locals and visitors alike can get a little taste of Jamaica in St Thomas. With dishes like Ackee & Salt Fish , Curry Chicken, Curry Goat , Jerk Chicken ,Jerk Pork and their amazing combination platters , like Jamaica Nice and thee Kingston Hot are delicious and fulling. With drink specials like the " Dutty Watta" , ice, gold and green Stop Light Shots, and Trenchtown Sunset, makes a must visit. Located downtown on backstreetHours : Mon-Thurs 11am-6pmFri-Sat 11am-8pmPhone 1 340 774 1996

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