American Cuisine in Jamaica

While staying in Jamaica, expect to happen upon a wide range of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. When your preference is American food, you can't afford to miss the restaurants serving this favorite. When it comes to availability, there's an over-abundance of dining options for food prepared in this style.

With plenty of variety, from the very casual favorite named Big D's Dogs to the tasty lunch service at Seagrape Cafe, there's something in store for each visitor and any desired budget.

Use the list below to preview the numerous American establishments to be enjoyed. For each option that interests you, click the name to see the full article about its location, style, and more.

Margaritaville Montego Bay

Downtown Montego Bay | (876) 952-4777

Margaritaville Montego Bay

Located in the heart of downtown Montego Bay, Margaritaville Montego Bay is on Gloucester Avenue. Tourists who desire hamburgers will especially love dining here during a visit to downtown Montego Bay.

Margaritaville at Montego Bay, Jamaica is a great place to grab American favorites like burgers and pizzas.

Margaritaville Negril

Negril Beach Hotel Zone | (876) 957-4467

Margaritaville Negril is a viable choice for people who are going to spend time visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It is 2.2 miles north of Negril. Though they're broadly known for food with American flair, this visitor favorite is particularly known for its appetizers and hamburgers.

The tropical environment of Jamaica resides indoors at Margaritaville, where beach-style seating, and bright colorful decor makes the restaurant a cheery place to enjoy a meal.

Bar B Q Park

Negril | (888) 232-2437

Positioned near the heart of Negril, Bar B Q Park is a logical selection for you to consider if you're going to check out this town and its environs. You certainly don't want to pass up Negril when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of barbecue.

The menu consists of many American barbecue smokehouse style offerings, featuring hamburgers, ribs, brisket, chicken, pulled pork, and many other comfort foods.

Seagrape Cafe

Negril Beach Hotel Zone | (876) 957-4061

Seagrape Cafe, which is on the premises of Couples Swept Away, is located in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Negril; two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers) to the north of Negril. While more generally known for American-inspired cuisine, the kitchen at Seagrape Cafe serves up an awful lot of health food and salads.

Seagrapes offers mostly vegetarian and vegan dishes to guests of Couples Swept Away, specialties including but not limited to their Irie Vegetable Burger and Sweet Potato Chips with Roasted Artichokes.

Bizot Bar

Saint Mary Parish | (876) 622-9007

Located 1.7 miles east-northeast of Boscobel, Bizot Bar is located at GoldenEye. From the restaurant, Ocho Rios is nine miles (15 kilometers) to the west. Though they're broadly known for American-inspired cuisine, the kitchen at Bizot Bar is especially proud of their hamburgers and pasta.

"On the beach or by the sea!" is the motto of Bizot Bar, where guests can relax and enjoy great Jamaican classics such as jerked chicken, fresh seafood and locally-grown seasonal fruit. Every week they offer a fun BBQ that guests love. Desserts, a full bar and international wine list are also available. This is definitely a must during your stay at GoldenEye.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ahhh Bees 1.6 mi. South West of Central Negril American (876) 299-3932
Aquamarina Beach Bar & Grill 0.5 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay American (844) 903-1160
Aquamarina Beach Bar & Grill 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Runaway Bay American, Jamaican --
Bar B Q Park Negril, Western part of Jamaica American, Jamaican (888) 232-2437
Bar B Q Park 2.9 mi. North of Central Negril American (876) 957-9270
Big D's Dogs Negril, Western part of Jamaica American (876) 395-1130
Biggs's BBQ 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Montego Bay American, Jamaican (876) 952-9488
Bitez 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Rose Hall American (876) 953-2800
Bizot Bar 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Boscobel American, Jamaican (876) 622-9007
Burger King - Constant Spring Rd. 2.7 mi. North of Central Kingston American --
Burger King - Eastwood Park 0.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Kingston American --
Burger King - Knusford Blvd. 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Kingston American --
Burger King - Mandeville Mandeville, Central Jamaica American --
Burger King - Negril 0.4 mi. North of Central Negril American --
Burger King - Portmore 1.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Portmore American (876) 749-1479
Cafe Blue Montego The vicinity of Montego Bay American (876) 953-4646
Club Nazz Restaurant 0.4 mi. East of Central Falmouth American, Jamaican (876) 615-1571
Coffee n Cream Cafe 3.5 mi. Northeast of Central Montego Bay American (976) 953-4588
John Crow's Tavern Downtown Ocho Rios American (876) 974-5895
KFC Breaton 1.9 mi. South West of Central Portmore American --
KFC Dominica Drive 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Kingston American --
KFC Half Way 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Kingston American --
KFC Harbour Street Downtown Montego Bay American --
KFC Manchester Road Mandeville, Central Jamaica American --
KFC North Race Course Mandeville, Central Jamaica American --
KFC Portmore Mall 1.1 mi. Southeast of Central Portmore American (876) 988-3099
KFC Ring Road 1.1 mi. North of Central August Town American --
KFC Springs Plaza 0.3 mi. North of Central Kingston American (876) 934-1442
Margaritaville Montego Bay Downtown Montego Bay American (876) 952-4777
Margaritaville Negril 2.2 mi. North of Central Negril American (876) 957-4467
Margaritaville Ocho Rios Saint Ann Parish American (876) 675-8976
Mingles Pub & Pool Bar 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Kingston American (876) 929-9000
Pizza Hut - Harbour St Downtown Montego Bay American, Italian 971-5380
Popeye's Central Ave 0.6 mi. North of Central Kingston American --
Rib Kage Bar & Grill Portmore American (876) 978-6272
Sea View Restaurant and Bar 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Montego Bay American, Jamaican (876) 940-6116
Seagrape Cafe 2.7 mi. North of Central Negril American, Vegetarian (876) 957-4061
Seastar Inn Restaurant 1.4 mi. South West of Central Negril American, Jamaican (876) 957-0553
Subway Portmore Portmore American (876) 969-9976
Sunset After Dark 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Negril American, Caribbean (876) 286-1061
Wendy's Fairview The vicinity of Montego Bay American (876) 940-6354

Similar Food

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Also worth considering if you really love American food, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like Murphy's Restaurant which specializes in soul food dishes.

And taste more of the same with the featured specials offered at places like those below:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Ultimate Jerk Center (876) 973-2054 Barbecue 4.0 mi. West of Central Runaway Bay
Woody's Low Bridge Place (876) 436-5624 Hamburgers 0.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Drapers
Sweetwood Jerk (876) 906-4854 Barbecue 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Kingston
Beach Bistro (888) 726-3257 Hamburgers 4.3 mi. North of Central Negril
Beach Bar and Grill (876) 957-4227 Comfort Food 2.0 mi. North of Central Negril
Scotchies (876) 953-3301 Barbecue 1.8 mi. West of Central Rose Hall
Boston Jerk Centre -- Barbecue 0.8 mi. East of Central Fairy Hill
Stone Jerk Hut & Lounge (876) 704-7193 Barbecue The vicinity of Jamaica
Pork Pit (876) 940-3008 Barbecue The vicinity of Montego Bay
Jerky's Bar & Grill 684-9101-2 Barbecue The vicinity of Montego Bay

Oftentimes, the best cuisines in Jamaica are those that you stumble upon while walking the streets near your hotel. That being said, you'll save yourself some stress if you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To discover more details concerning the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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