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Rankin's Jerk Pit

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Bodden Town, Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We tried the chicken one night; good taste and large serving is OK for two if you had some sides to go with it. This is good for take away.

Thank mushroommarlene
George Town, Grand Cayman
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove 20 minutes to pick up a fish that I order and she sold it to her friend and told me fish finish. What kind of slackness is that? She showed no remorse and no apology given. On top of it all she had an attitude! Will not buy again from there and I will spread the word about Marcia's... More 

Thank rodolphedejean
Chicago, Illinois
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79 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We stopped on the way home from the west end to grab some good food for the room and this place took me by surprise! Their jerk sauce is probably the best i had ever, i was drinking eat :) we had jerk pork and jerk chicken, both amazing!!!

Thank Greg R
Forest Park, Illinois
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We have been to a few of the Jerk restaurants and stands around the island and we think this is the best. The seasoning is dark and rich, spicy without going over board on the heat. Chicken and pork, reasonable prices. Good sides, rice and peas, salad and plantain. Fry bread too, but that wasn't great. They have nice picnic... More 

Thank FishNerd7238
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this great spot fir all kinds of specialties. Jerk chicken tasty and shrimp sauce was unreal

Thank Tom S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We were delighted on our first night in Bodden Town. The fresh smoothies and desserts are not to be missed! Locals and tourists both love this place.

Thank maryrasp
New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Decided to stop here to eat from visiting Rum Point. Did not disappoint. Their jerk chicken was delicious. So much so that my toddler literally sat quietly and ate a lot of it. We ordered the mango shake and it was so good, we ordered more to go. Would definitely be the first stop if ever I go back to... More 

Thank IannePeter
Tyler, Texas
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126 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

If you love carribbean food than you are in for a treat. This place has great jerk chicken and fish and also curry and seafood dishes if you want to wait. Unfortunately, the night we were there I ordered curry shrimp and they lost our order and it took them an hour to get it to us. but that is... More 

Thank Aimee K
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

If you are on island and staying in an Eastern district and enjoy Caribbean food like jerk chicken etc try Rankin's Jerk. Awesome fried chicken meal, reasonably priced. Tasty and delicious. Their produce is locally produce, best tasting fresh meats

Thank Sally S
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Grant lunch location. We had the Jerk Chicken and Fried Fish. Both were great. There was a warning that the fish would take extra time and it did.

Thank PBK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Jamaican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bodden Town, Bodden Town, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  Bodden Town
  • Phone Number: 947-3155

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?