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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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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry goat” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (4 reviews)
“oxtail” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
6806 La Tijera Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045-1905
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Reviews (21)
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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

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
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My sister in law who lives in LA took us the Derrick's to offer something more authentic than the usual restaurants. The staff was friendly and the food was good.

Thank Twainna
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday evening. Service was extremely slow...I'm talking extreeeeeeeeemly slow. We had seated ourselves, but moved closer to front thinking maybe they just didn't see us. Finally came and took appetizer and drink order. And again the waiting begins. Finally the server brings...More

Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have been to Derrick's twice now and the food is not what i consider good Jamaican food, the food is just ok but a long way from what I know as being good Jamaican Food. The service is good and the drinks are good,...More

Thank Margaret R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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