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The 15 Best Jamaican Restaurants Near Hollywood

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you're jonesing for Jamaican food get to these Hollywood spots for the best red beans and rice and oxtail in town. We analyzed top review sites and incorporated diner and critic reviews for this list of top Jamaican eats in Hollywood. Do like the islanders do and sit back with a rum punch and a Jamaican-style burger at these top venues.

Find the perfect Jamaican restaurant

Captain Jerk Restaurant and Lounge

Caribbean, $, HollywoodCaribbean, $Hollywood, Beverly Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Ginger Bay Cafe

Caribbean, $$, HollywoodCaribbean, $$Hollywood, Park Side
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

All Spice Jamaican Restaurant

Caribbean, Fort LauderdaleCaribbeanFort Lauderdale, Home Beautiful Park
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Jrk!

Caribbean, AventuraCaribbeanAventura
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 5.0

Tropical Tastebuds

Caribbean, North Miami BeachCaribbeanNorth Miami Beach, Uleta
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Jean's Jamaican Restaurant & Bakery

Caribbean, $$, LauderhillCaribbean, $$Lauderhill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

People's Choice Restaurant

Caribbean, $, Fort LauderdaleCaribbean, $Fort Lauderdale
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Island Joe's Cafe

Caribbean, $, Fort LauderdaleCaribbean, $Fort Lauderdale
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Achsah's Jamaican Delights

Caribbean, LauderhillCaribbeanLauderhill
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 4.5

Macca Tree Caribbean Restaurant

Caribbean, $, Miami GardensCaribbean, $Miami Gardens, Parkview
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

The Dutch Pot Jamaican Restaurant

Caribbean, $, PlantationCaribbean, $Plantation, Plantation Park East
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Jerk Machine Downtown Fort Lauderdale

Caribbean, $, Fort LauderdaleCaribbean, $Fort Lauderdale, Tarpon River
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Dunns River Island Cafe

Caribbean, $$, Hallandale BeachCaribbean, $$Hallandale Beach
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant

Caribbean, $, Miami GardensCaribbean, $Miami Gardens, Lesile Estates
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Jamaica House Restaurant

Caribbean, $$, Miami GardensCaribbean, $$Miami Gardens, Norwood
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

Picking the right Jamaican restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. We analyzed 790 lists and articles from top sources like , 16799 Hollywood restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

There are 5 Jamaican restaurants in Hollywood.

Captain Jerk Restaurant and Lounge, Cliff's Restaurant & Catering, and Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant are the highest-rated Jamaican restaurants for a quick lunch in Hollywood.

Captain Jerk Restaurant and Lounge, Cliff's Restaurant & Catering, and Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant are the highest-rated Jamaican restaurants that serve breakfast in Hollywood.

Captain Jerk Restaurant and Lounge, Cliff's Restaurant & Catering, and Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant are the highest-rated Jamaican restaurants for take-out in Hollywood.

The highest-rated Jamaican restaurants for delivery in Hollywood are Captain Jerk Restaurant and Lounge, Cliff's Restaurant & Catering, and Golden Krust Caribbean Restaurant.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair saffron lassi with prawn curry

    The flavors of prawn curry will be enhanced with a glass of sweet saffron lassi, a cold drink that cools the palate between bites.


  • The best drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Chenin Blanc. This, dry, white wine balances the herbaceous green sauce palak paneer.

  • The perfect match for your crab curry

    Experts recommend pairing a crab curry with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

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Parking info

Parking has always been a challenge in Hollywood. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Jamaican spot.

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