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Derrick's Jamaican Cuisine

6806 La Tijera Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045-1905
+1 310-641-7572
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry goat” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (4 reviews)
“oxtail” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
6806 La Tijera Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045-1905
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Reviewed yesterday

Our group of 15 wandered into Derrick's following a family memorial service. We were looking for a place to gather, have a drink and some appetizers. The staff at Derrick's welcomed us in, quickly put tables together and set to creating complementary dishes of warm...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Food was ok, nothing great that I would come back for. Service was ok. Overall a mediocre experience.

Thank bellalinchen
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The staff is friendly and the menu is authentic. Great food and the portions are solid. You can even get your Red Stripe and Rum cake.

Thank Belikinbeer
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is my second visit to this restaurant; very spacious and clean. the food is prepared when ordered and is hot when served. The waitress was very efficient and helpful; I ordered the Curry Goat, it was very delicious and tasty.

Thank Royston L
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Of course it would happen that the first time I go try this place they run out of Coco Bread. I was in the mood for a beef patty (a rare find in California) and need the Coco Bread to mediate the heat from the...More

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this place and it was OK. I ordered the ox tail which were tough, dry and flavor-less. I like a lot of gravy to mix with my rice, which there was not a lot of. My husband got the stewed...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had a little bit of everything on the menu and LOVED IT ALL! The greens, the rice and beans, the curry chicken, the jerk and even the oxtail were all DELICIOUS!! I can't wait to go back for seconds or even thirds.

Thank jb321gone
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Generous servings of what you order; the curry goat, plantains and rice & peas was well cooked. The staff was very courteous and efficient.

Thank Royston L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I was the contact person for a party that Derrick was supposed to cater. There was no food prepared for us at all!!! We didn't find out until 4 hours before the event was supposed to happen. There were warning signs, I admit that now,...More

1  Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We ate at Derrick’s in early August while vacationing in LA. We were recommended to go by a friend who frequents the restaurant and we were not disappointed. We visited the restaurant on La Tijera Blvd during a late afternoon and the place was quiet....More

Thank familythattravels30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6806 La Tijera Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045-1905
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-641-7572
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