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Jamaica House

1215 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-3005
+1 804-358-5793
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ox tail” (4 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“jamaican food” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1215 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-3005
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grew up in Miami eating dishes from the islands. Was told this joint had the real deal Jamaican food and they were right!!!! Small seating but the flavors made up for it!!! My manager got the jerk chicken and I had the steamed red snapper....More

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The food was authentic! It’s a small restaurant, right across the street from the VCU campus. The service was good. I love Jamaican food and was very impressed with the seasoning of the food. The prices also are reasonable.

Thank Israel L
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Had the oxtails, redbeans with rice, and cabbage as a lunch takeout. It was oh, so delish!!!. The food was hot, tasty, and cooked to perfection. I can't wait to go back!

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I've been in Richmond most of my life and last week was the first time I actually ate inside the restaurant. Well, I was truly disappointed of how the inside looks. The bathroom is horrible and I didn't want to use it. There are molded...More

Thank Carla H
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

A small Jamaican restaurant across from the VCU campus. Food is authentic and very reasonably priced. A lot of spice the jerk chicken was outstanding. The beef patties ate a very fast convenient meal for those on tge go. 2 thumbs up.

Thank mwdesignphotography
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I LOVE THIS PLACE!!!! I always get the oxtails and they're AMAZING everytime! When I come to Richmond a stop here is a must.

Thank Nikyra F
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I was amazed at the original flavor of home. The service efficient and friendly 👌🏿😘

Thank lorilovealways
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised by how good the food was. At first I was worried because the restaurant is very small and it was hot inside like the AC did not work, but for what it lost in decor it makes up in the food. This...More

Thank Orville D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food was fresh, tasty and delicious. I don't get a chance to eat alot of Caribbean food so its always a treat to have some.

Thank Yalc13
Reviewed 8 September 2014

I've been to Jamaica House on more than a few occasions. It is more of a hole-in-the-wall carryout place than a dine-in restaurant. The thing that keeps me coming back is the food, especially given that Richmond doesn't have many options for authentic Jamaican cuisine....More

2  Thank joyc21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-3005
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-358-5793
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