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Rite Spice Caribbean

532 Western Ave, Lynn, MA 01904-3239
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  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“coco bread” (4 reviews)
“curried crab” (2 reviews)
“peas” (3 reviews)
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532 Western Ave, Lynn, MA 01904-3239
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Fast, friendly service! SUPER generous amounts of wonderfully savory, authentic Jamaican cuisine. Bright and cheery ambiance for dining in with friends! Make sure to order the conch soup and the curried crab on Saturday!!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank wandis2020
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

All the way from Australia. Food like In my youth in Jamaica. Chef Shawn is very talented and hospitable. Curry Goat / rice n peas was piping hot, hearty portion and delicious. Patty with coco bread straight out of a bakery back a yard! So...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jagfnq71
Reviewed February 6, 2018

from the moment my husband and I walked in, we knew it was going to be great. We were warmly greeted and asked if this was our first visit to the restaurant-which it was. We were given generous samples of several dishes to help us...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Christine K
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were fresh off of a wonderful trip to Jamaica and were in the neighborhood so we stopped in for a meal at Rite Spice. Other than the temperatures going from 85 in Jamaica to about 10 back home in Massachusetts, dining...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank TomB1025
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Family visited this past weekend and ordered a sample of everything. One good thing for sure is that their meats are well marinated in wonderful spices and very tasty - although the stew fish was bitter due to excessive browning which robbed us of the...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Extraordinary532461
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a very small place and dining in is not really an option. The food is delicious! I have been many times and always gotten take out but it's been great! They have great portions of food for the price. I love the jerk...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Moe811
Reviewed August 18, 2016

This is some of the most delicious food on the North Shore! If you haven't been, I would HIGHLY recommend it. There are a few tables, but I would recommend take out. Ask about the daily specials. They are very nice about giving recommendations if...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank tm77rr
Reviewed May 11, 2016

We had the "small" plate of curried goat with rice and beans, vegetables, and plantains. It was actually huge and very filling. totally delicious! Small place that does a big take-out business, only a few seats, very casual.

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank BostonTraveler62
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Well liked in the community. Get there early on Saturday to get the best selections as they may run out.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank S H
Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

They have the best Caribbean food in the city. Their jerk chicken and curry crab are just a few of their wonderful dishes

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank Arday R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Western Ave, Lynn, MA 01904-3239
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lynn
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