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David's Jamaican Cuisine

5734 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3135
+1 608-222-8109
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jerk pork” (9 reviews)
“catfish” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican
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LOCATION
5734 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3135
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent catfish and the potato salad is out of control. Maybe order to go on really hot days. Not the best air conditioning. Great Friday buffet. Oh...if you go there, don't let the doors close on there own. They have a tendency to slam shut.

Thank ratdog54321
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Had the vegetable soup in restaurant and the rice and peas as it is said in Jamaica to go. The rice and beans w vegetable and snapper was good. service was good.may need more help if restaurant has more than 2 families at a time....More

Thank sunshine36746
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I have eaten here many times without problem but today frorm the moment I walked in the door I was treated likea pariah. It was as if this little chunky wait lady knew me and totally hated my guts. She demanded that I had to...More

1  Thank highcart
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The food is delicious! We especially liked the chicken...great smokey flavor. Noreen, our server, was attentive and fun. When I couldn't decide between the chicken and curried goat, she said I could have a combination of both. The curried goat had a great flavor, and...More

Thank geigergj
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The building looks like it used to be a Taco Bell, so nothing fancy-looking. But walk in, and the atmosphere has character because of the employees. I found it enjoyable. As for the food, I had the oxtail stew and the veggies, etc. that come...More

Thank RAIMIS2
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Love all their dishes! I have never had a bad experience in all the times we have been there. I highly recommend it.

Thank 992katm
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I dropped by David’s Jamaican Cuisine on a Friday evening. The option was to order from the menu or chose the buffet. I opted for the buffet. There was a nice sampling of meat and other items. I tried the ribs, chicken and pork dishes,...More

Thank Nylkoorb
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped for lunch thinking I would just grab a beef patty, but then saw there was a buffet, so I decided to give it a try. The service was horrible, I stood there for ten minutes and finally started to go in the back...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My husband and I are both UW-Madison grads. One year when we were at a UW Soccer game, we decided to try something different and did a search on our Garmin for international cuisine and found David's. Since then, we have planned our trips to...More

Thank JoS1221
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Don't expect excellent service or attention, it's very Jamaican. But the jerk pork is my favorite thing in the whole world. Every time I have guests we go to David's (usually for take out). Don't let the interior fool you, it's just laid back. The...More

Thank Winston S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5734 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3135
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison  >  Monona
  • Phone Number: +1 608-222-8109
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