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Tamarind Indian Cuisine

28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
+1 876-977-0695
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Tamarind for dinner. Our waitress was lovely, food was good; however, upon inspection of our receipt we noticed at 10% "service tax"!! When I asked what it was for, I was told that the waitress receives 1% while the rest...More

Thank Kelly T
viv1411, Owner at Tamarind Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Kelly, First i will like to thank you for visiting Tamarind and for complementing the food.As per the 10 % service charge it is it is divided between the front of the house workers (servers) , and non tipped back of the house (cooks,...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Not a big fan of Indian food, so I chose from their Asian-fusion menu instead of the Indian menu ... there's a reason the Singapori Shrimp has 2 hearts beside it on their menu, it's because it tastes so damn good! Will be back to...More

Thank Top5Jamaica
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Some of the best indian food with the added bonus of great service. Keep it up. The peshwari nan with raisins and coconut excellent.

Thank K3563BYrobertg
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The only drawback about Tamarind on earlier visits was the noisy atmosphere. This has now been corrected with the addition of padded walls to absorb the sound. Congratulations - makes a big difference to the dining pleasure. Four of us met for lunch and shared...More

Thank dawnimac
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Ok, now that I have your attention...my sister Denise (D) and I went to this restaurant, and I have to admit, I was very hungry, and I must confess that my stomach was very much ready for the explosion of exciting exotic flavors from the...More

Thank Donovan M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Such a great find in Kingston! Tamarind was recommended to me by a friend, and I have recommended it to all others I was traveling with in Kingston. I ordered the mango chicken which was delicious. I even had enough leftovers for another whole meal....More

Thank Allison G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was looking for a late lunch on Saturday and Tamarind came up on the list. Ordered a cheese Naan, General Tao's chicken and Shahi Chicken Kurma which is described as "Grilled chicken breast pieces cooked in a cashew nut gravy with cream and spices". In...More

Thank ronald t
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As an Indo-Caribbean person, I was disgusted by the arrogance of the owners of this restaurant. Indian nationals, they are clearly in Kingston to serve overpriced Indian food for the wealthy Kingstonian. In a word, these people had the audacity to charge for papadams. This...More

Thank FaizalByNight
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Tamarind was a very nice place to eat and have a nice cocktail. Very delicious food. Dalton and I had the Honey Shrimp, French Cheese Bread, and a special made pizza with their Peri Peri sauce. There were many healthy choices to choose from, but...More

Thank DURU34
Reviewed 26 April 2017

For authentic Indian food in Jamaica Tamarind is a must stop. Always tasty, varied and excellent. Prefer sitting on the patio and always head to Tamarind for Restaurant week and a nice night out with good food.

Thank JCGStorming
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Delivery, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 876-977-0695
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