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PRICE RANGE
$2 - $10
CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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GETTING STARTED‏
$10.44
Escovitch Wings
Lightly fried wings sauteed in a delicious of blend onions, sweet pepper, scotch bonnet pepper & white vinegar. Too good to beat!!
10 Pcs $6.95
12 Pcs $8.95
14 Pcs $10.95
Jerk Wings or Our New Marven-Signature Baked Wings
A delightful‏ way to start your meal, chicken wings are seasoned to perfection w/ our special blend of herbs & spices. Served w/ Marven's signature sauce.
$1.50
Coco Bread
Warm buttered bread served right out of the oven. This excellent when sandwiched w/ our delectable Jamaican Patties.
$1.95
Jamaican Jerk Patties
A must have. A flaky crust, baked to perfection, enclosed w/ seasoned beef, chicken, or island style steamed vegetables.
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Beef Soup
With red peas
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Beef Soup
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Chicken Soup
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Chicken Soup
With red peas
HEALTHY CHOICES
It is our main goal to eat healthy so we provide you w/ the choices of delicious blend of sauteed vegetables, garden salad, jerk chicken salad or jerk pork salad
$2.00
Steamed Vegetables
A delicious blend of sauteed vegetables: cabbage, carrots, green peas, tomatoes, corn, & string beans, blended together w/ fresh seasonings.
$3.95
Garden Salad
Fresh bed of crisp salad greens, carrots, cucumbers, & vine ripened tomatoes served w/ your choice of dressing.
$6.95
Jerk Chicken Salad
Pieces of well cooked & spiced jerk chicken served over a fresh bed of lettuce, tomatoes, & carrots topped w/ your choice of salad dressing.
$7.95
Jerk Pork Salad
Slices of well cooked & spiced jerk pork served over a fresh bed of lettuce, tomatoes, & carrots topped w/ your choice of salad dressing.
SANDWICHES & WRAPS‏
$7.95
Jerk BBQ Ribs Sandwich
$7.50
Jerk BBQ Pork Sandwich
$6.50
Jerk BBQ Chicken Sandwich
$7.25
Jerk Pork Sandwich
Jerk Pork marinated in our exotic seasonings & spices topped w/ lettuce & tomato on our famous coco-bread served w/ freshly cooked to order French fries.
$6.25
Jerk Chicken Sandwich
Tasty Jerk chicken breast topped w/ lettuce & tomato on our famous coco-bread served w/ freshly cooked to order French fries.
$5.25
Jerk Chicken Wrap
The same great jerk chicken breast or served in a roll w/ lettuce & tomatoes. Served w/ the sauce of your choice.
$5.75
Jerk Pork Wrap
The same‏ great jerk pork served in a roll w/ lettuce & tomatoes. Served w/ the sauce of your choice.
WORLD FAMOUS JERK
Jamaican style seasoned chicken or pork marinated in a delicious blend of traditional Jamaican herbs & spices, authentically grilled over open flames, served w/ Marven’s signature sauce.
Lunch $6.95
Dinner $8.95
Jerk Chicken or Our New Jerk BBQ Chicken
Jamaican style seasoned chicken marinated in a delicious blend of traditional Jamaican herbs & spices, authentically grilled over open flames, served w/ Marven's signature sauce.
Lunch $7.95
Dinner $9.95
Jerk Pork or Our New Jerk BBQ Pork
Jerk Pit's signature dish! Marinated in a delicious blend of traditional Jamaican herbs & spices; authentically grilled over open flames; served w/ Marven's signature sauce.
Lunch $9.95
Dinner $11.95
Jerk Platter Combo or Our New Jerk BBQ Combo
Enjoy Marven's perfect meal: a combination of Jerk Pit's famous chicken & pork served w/ Marven's signature sauce.
10 Pcs $6.95
12 Pcs $8.95
14 Pcs $10.95
Jerk Wings or Our New Marven-Signature Baked Wings
A delightful way to start your meal, chicken wings are seasoned to perfection w/ our special blend of herbs & spices. Served w/ Marven's signature sauce.
MAMA’S DUTCHPOT‏
Freshly cut goat meat or chicken marinated in Jamaican seasonings, onions, pimento seeds, garlic, thyme, scallions, & curry spices. Also, a combination of butter beans, oxtails, & spinners gives the dish & extraordinary island flavor & chicken seasoned & sauteed w/ salt, garlic, onions, & thyme leaves.
Lunch $8.95
Dinner $10.95
Curry Goat
Freshly cut goat meat marinated in Jamaican seasonings, onions, pimento seeds, garlic, thyme, scallions, & curry spices.
Lunch $6.95
Dinner $8.95
Curry Chicken
Fresh chicken marinated in Jamaican seasonings, onions, pimento seeds, garlic, thyme, scallions & curry spices.
Lunch $10.95
Dinner $12.95
Oxtail Stew With Beans
This combination of butter beans, oxtails, & spinners gives the dish & extraordinary island flavor.
Lunch $6.95
Dinner $8.95
Brown Stew Chicken
Freshly cut chicken seasoned w/ salt, garlic, onions, & thyme leaves. Sauteed over a medium heat to achieve a delicious shade of brown.
FROM THE OCEAN
Marinated Fish or Shrimp sauteed in onions, scallions, pimento seeds, fresh tomatoes, & steamed in a vinaigrette sauce. We provide different dishes from jerk, escabeche & curry.
$11.95
Fish
Shrimp
Escovitch Shrimp
Spice up your plate w/ our delicious new dish. Tender shrimp sauteed w/ our mouth watering Jamaican herbs & spices.
$13.95
Fish
Shrimp
Red Snapper
Pan fried‏ snapper, sauteed in onions, scallions, pimento seeds, fresh tomatoes, & steamed in a vinaigrette sauce.
$10.95
Fish
Shrimp
Curry Shrimp
Shrimp marinated in Jamaican seasonings, onions, pimento seeds, garlic, scallions, thyme, & curry spices.
ROTI‏
Soft delicious roti tenderly packed w/ your choice of curry vegetables, chicken, goat or shrimp served w/ either white rice or rice & peas.
$8.95
Curry Veggies Roti
$10.95
Curry Shrimp Roti
$10.95
Curry Goat Roti
$8.95
Curry Chicken Roti
SIDES
$3.00
Callaloo or Pumpkin Rice
$2.00
Fried Sweet Plantains
Explore a‏ side order of sweet plantains to add a sweet & pleasant taste to your meal.
$2.00
Steamed Vegetables
A delicious blend of sauteed vegetables: cabbage, carrots, green peas, tomatoes, corn, & string beans, blended together w/ fresh seasonings.
$2.00
Rice & Peas
$1.95
Fried Dumplings (3)
$2.95
Baked Mac & Cheese
PASTRIES‏
$2.75
Sweet Potato Pudding
$3.00
Carrot Cake (with icing)
Moist & melt in the mouth carrot cake topped w/ delicious cream cheese frosting.
$3.00
Red Velvet Cake
Sweet tasting layered red velvet topped w/ cream cheese frosting.
$2.95
Lemon Cake
Moist sweet & buttery cake made w/ a wonderful hint of citrus flavor.
$3.75
Jamaican Rum Cake
A slice‏ of heaven! rich dark fruit cake soaked in famous jamaican white rum.
$4.00
Jamaican Rum Cake (with icing)
Our rich dark fruit cake soaked in famous jamaican white rum w/ icing.
DRINKS
Frubob
Mango, pineapple
Tropical Rhythm
Pineapple-ginger, fruit punch, sour sop, sorrel-ginger, mango-carrot, guava-carrot, reggae medley, june plum, pineapple-guava
Nestle Supligen
Nestle Nutrament
Vita Malt
Atomic Ginseng Roots Drink
GinsengUp
Coconut Water
Vitamin Water
Gatorade
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

OMG!!! This was my first time here and my experience sucked, royally! The wait is ridiculous! And they have a sign on the wall asking for you to be patient because quality can't be compromised. Let's start with people ordering after me got their food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MsDejaynee
Reviewed July 19, 2018

We stopped here July 14 for a quick lunch and it was delicious. I had curry chicken, my friend had bbq chicken. They didn't have vegetable patties that day, which wasn't great for my vegetarian friend, she ended up getting some kind of wrap. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank audreyg543
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

We're visiting from NM and we came across this little GEM! You definitely want to stop in and eat here. My husband had the jerk chicken combo platter and I had the ox tail stew. One word for both ...SUCCULENT! If in Florida again I...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank lewinski32
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I'm American born, with a lot of Jamaican experience. I loved the food, but thought the atmosphere needed a little work.

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Ccharllie1
Reviewed February 2, 2016

This has some of the best Jerk Chicken I've had in Tampa. And love the Cabbage you get with it. Also love the BBQ Jerk Ribs and Pork. Super tender and delicious. They also have great desserts on hand as well. We typically do take-out...More

Date of visit: January 2016
1  Thank tiagayepfa
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

After being from down south I have been looking for a good Jamaican spot. I went in for coco bread and patties. The lady taking the order had ZERO personality and when I asked a question about the menu she proceeded to hand me a...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Shelby T
Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

This food is very worth the time and the trip... You can not finish your food in one sitting and the prices are very reasonable! I come here a lot!

1  Thank David R
Reviewed July 9, 2014

We walk in the building and it looks a lot better from the inside than outside. We were greeted by the hostess that seemed like she didn't want to be there. We got seated and they got our drinks pretty fast. After that it took...More

Date of visit: July 2014
2  Thank Tina M
Reviewed November 13, 2013

I have visited many establishments in the bay area which claim to serve authentic jamaican cuisine and I can honestly say jerk pit has surpassed all others. Not just the quality of food but also the great service makes for a superb combination. A trip...More

Date of visit: November 2013
Thank kahiaa24
Reviewed June 1, 2012

I drove 11 miles one way passing too many restaurants in order to try the Jerk Pit food but I was disappointed. The restaurant was very clean but the Jerk Chicken dinnerI order was not what I had expected. The chicken was very dry almost...More

Date of visit: June 2012
Thank Yardman71
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