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Mama Marley's

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520 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-0197
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98 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

One of the taxi driver on the resort treated me to a delicious meal Conch fritters and roasted Red Snapper very good food my 1st time having roasted fish the staff was nice and friendly as well

Thank HisQueen R
Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food and lots of it but we thought it was very expensive the staff are friendly and didn't wait long for our food

Thank deborah d
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a tour of the City, Botanical Gardens and Dunn's River Falls and had about 20 minutes to kill and was hungry so we stopped there for some Jerk wings and a beer. I was pleased with the service we received and the food was good.

Thank TyWaunne H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely terrible. staff didn't care about food, sugar ants on the ketchup bottle, 20 minutes for a couple sodas, and my meal had ants cooked into it. It was way too expensive, and the only person who kind of cared was the bartender. the fries were worse than fries from a fast food place. everything was clearly frozen. meals came... More 

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Somerset, UK
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ducked in here quickly to get out of a heavy shower of rain. The stairs are quite steep and there is a low hang at the top but the staff were quick to warn us on the way up. This is a nice bright bar and the beer was cold, all the staff were friendly and happy. It was... More 

Thank Kaya L
San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with the fam, not expecting much but still wanted a good meal. It was a bit over priced for what they were serving since every other place on the island serves the exact same foods. We shared the crab cake appetizer, decent not great. I had jerk chicken with rice, hubby had the oxtail my daughter had a... More 

Thank mandyrus1104
Marthasville, Missouri
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220 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I, along with another couple came here on Tuesday 4/11/17 at noon. My wife had the Jerk Shrimp appetizer for $12, (there was 6 small shrimp). The other couple shared a Jerk Shrimp Appetizer and each got a soda.I had the Fish and Chips, the fish were small strips, (chicken nugget size) and over cooked to nothing... More 

Thank VernonR187
Normal, Illinois
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522 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Located at the Taj Mahal shopping mall just outside the pier dock. Basically a bar. A set of steps has to be climbed and not wheel chair accessible. There is inside and veranda seating. Alcohol bar available. Local food cooked for tourist taste buds available. Food is basically tasteless and rice looks like Big Ben had been used. 26% tax... More 

Thank nenf
Moose Jaw, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

seriously horrible. We did not eat the food or finish the drinks and refused to pay for such crap..Needs a make over for sure..not impresses at all

Thank robsreviews1
Shanghai, China
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70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This bar is located on the second floor of a souvenir shop in Ocho Rios. The walkways are all marked with watch your step... but at the entrance there is a low overhang that, from experience, will ring your bell... The staff is quick to respond with antiseptic rum to clean cuts and numb the pain, just take caution... The... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Caribbean, Bar, Jamaican
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint Ann Parish  >  Ocho Rios
  • Phone Number: +1 876-974-0197

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