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PRICE RANGE
$14 - $54
CUISINES
Fusion, Jamaican, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed July 1, 2021

Chose the ‘All you can Eat Breakfast’ but after eating one item I was told that the two others I had selected had both run out. Very annoying not to be informed before ordering the ‘All you can Eat’ package. Ordered a latte but it...took 3 attempts to get it right and the coffee was very bitter. Scrambled eggs were very good but the french toast bland and tasteless. We had food brought to our table that we didn’t order which we had to send back. On a positive note the staff were pleasant and friendly, the location and decor great although parking not so good. All together disappointing, first time I’ve ever had an all you can eat package and left feeling hungry.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed May 29, 2021

HORRIBLE! Been there with friends 2 days after the opening. We waited 1 hour and half to be served... the service sucks! the food came cold we requested the food to be hit up they placed the portion into a microwave and forgot about it...so served again cold again. The food was absolutely tasteless and had NO the portion ridiculous!!! We regretted to have ordered so many items on their menus. Apologies can’t find anything positive to say. They did apologize, we paid the total bill. Oh and to end on a funny note they demanded payment by cash only which we had. Looking for Caribbean real food - recommend west to west restaurant in Abu Dhabi.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed May 22, 2021

I have to say that Kingston 21 restaurant is one the coziest restaurant and has left me the best impressions to imagine. Good hospitable hosts, delicious Jamaican dishes, beautiful presentation by the chefs, and wonderful tasty desserts. The service my wife and I received were...so amazing, Just coming into the restaurant, the ambiance is very welcoming and charming. especially to choice of the music tracks playing throughout the restaurant made us feel back into the Caribbean, the atmosphere was chill and cool and so welcoming. I enjoyed every single bite of the presentation meals. My wife and I are so fortunate to have this place just a few minutes drive from our home, or just a walk away through Raha Beach Promenade. Home away from home. I recommend it to everyone to visit and experience Kingston 21 and enjoy! We would visit this restaurant again and again.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed May 21, 2021

An amazing Jamaican restaurant, Delicious food, beautiful view. A big thanks to the team and the chief.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed May 7, 2021 via mobile

Wonderful ambience and views of Yas Bay. The Sorrel and Lemonade is a must for the summer. There are a silent few who cant wait for kgn21 to be licensed to taste many famous Jamaican drinks. Food a tearful reminder of home. Nice pipe of...80s soca, dancehall and a touch of easy reggae. Reservation highly recommended.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 27, 2021

The location and atmosphere of the restaurant is lovely. Our 1st time trying this restaurant out was excellent. We ordered some beef patties, jerk chicken and fried Mac and cheese which were delicious. If your looking for the heat you find in jerk chicken eg...in London, Toronto, NYC...this does not have it but the jerk rub is good. The 2nd time my husband went for dinner so I asked him to bring me back the shrimp option. Disappointing to say the least, lacked flavor and worst of all it only came with 3 shrimps at 85 dirhams is crazy. They did add 2 severed shrimp heads (dont know why, I guess to make it look like theres more in the takeout container). The plantain chips and mango salsa were nice. Just stay away from the shrimp.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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KesyB, General Manager at Kingston 21 Jamaican Restaurant And Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2021

Dear guest, Thank you for writing us about your takeaway experience. This sounds like a discrepancy on our part and we do apologize for this grave error. Please get in touch with us so we can remedy this. We look forward to hearing from you.

Reviewed April 26, 2021

After having visited Kingston21, 2 times in 2 weeks, I can only say they made a lot of progress. Obviously the first time was just a few days after opening , which was not really the type and quality I was looking for, but during...the 2nd time, I was impressed. Fresh fried fritters , Curry goat with rice and peas and a homemade gingerbeer were execellent. Keep up the good work!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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KesyB, General Manager at Kingston 21 Jamaican Restaurant And Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2021

Thank you for dining with us and giving us a second chance to get it right. We aspire to provide the total package people have come to know and love from brand Jamaica (mouthwatering food, excellent service and irie vibes). Thank you for your support...More

Reviewed April 23, 2021 via mobile

The view and setting is great, as is the general vibe of this restaurant. The menu looks impressive but the food is overpriced and of very poor quality. The jerk chicken was flavourless and rice and peas cold. Very disappointed. Please do better.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Adventure45638455909, General Manager at Kingston 21 Jamaican Restaurant And Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2021

Dear Michael, We are very sorry to hear that your experience at Kingston 21 was substandard. As a new restaurant we understand the importance of a good first impression. We would love to invite you back to experience the top quality food, service and overall...More

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Yes, Kingston 21 Jamaican Restaurant And Café offers takeout services.

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