The 6 Best Caribbean Restaurants Near Grand Rapids

Updated: October 10, 2022

Hankering for plantain chips or a bowl of oxtail stew? Then you need Caribbean food and Grand Rapids has great options! We analyzed the best review sites with millions of diner and expert reviews, identifying Grand Rapids’s top Caribbean spots. If you want great island dining with inviting flavors and tropical cocktails such as a rum swizzle, visit the spots below!

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Irie Kitchen

Caribbean, $$, Grand RapidsCaribbean, $$Grand Rapids
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Rincón Criollo

Latin, $, Grand RapidsLatin, $Grand Rapids, Roosevelt Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Chez Olga

Caribbean, $$, Grand RapidsCaribbean, $$Grand Rapids, Eastown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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Jamaican Daves

Caribbean, $$, Grand RapidsCaribbean, $$Grand Rapids, South East Community
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Danzón Cubano

Latin, $$, Grand RapidsLatin, $$Grand Rapids, Eastown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Tropicala Taste

African, $$, KentwoodAfrican, $$Kentwood
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best Caribbean restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 2361 restaurants, and 52 lists and articles from top sources like Experience Grand Rapids. For example, we considered Experience Grand Rapids - Grand Rapids Restaurants with Surprising Vegan Options as we sourced this ultimate list. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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