Chinese Cuisine in Jamaica

Throughout Jamaica, expect to be overwhelmed by the wide selection of restaurants and other dining options. Those who adore Chinese cuisine particularly will want to visit the various establishments that always feature it on the menu. Expect to encounter a good bunch of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With everything from the very casual attitude at Golden Bowl Chinese Restaurant to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Lew's International Chinese Restaurant, you may very well stumble upon something that tempts your taste buds.

The following list allows you to read up on the rather large selection of Chinese establishments available in Jamaica. For each option that interests you, click the name to see the full article about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Runaways Bar & Grill

Negril Beach Hotel Zone | 957-9364-5

Runaways Bar & Grill is a good option worth considering if you are thinking about staying near this neighborhood. If the thought of eclectic food coupled with Chinese sounds appealing, think about this restaurant during your Jamaica getaway.

The menu at Runaways is an eclectic affair, with everything from Jamaican jerk meats to Chinese fusion cuisine, and even pub fare like chicken wings and loaded potatoes. All of the main entrees are served with rice and peas.

Exquisite Restaurant & Lounge

The vicinity of Kingston | (876) 949-8278

Located 3.1 miles south west of Portmore, Exquisite Restaurant & Lounge is on the same premises as Greater Portmore Shopping Center, and is a viable option that's worth considering if you're exploring this area of Jamaica. If you're curious, Spanish Town is four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the northwest. In addition to Chinese fare, this restaurant has a menu of Jamaican dishes, making it a excellent option for visitors who want variety as well as convenience.

Burnt orange walls and bright lighting accentuate the restaurant's lively atmosphere, where guests are encouraged to make themselves at home. Karaoke nights provide entertainment.

Lew's International Chinese Restaurant

Mandeville | (876) 962-0527

Located near the center of Mandeville, Lew's International Chinese Restaurant is a logical choice for you to consider if you're thinking about spending some time visiting this town or nearby. Ready for plain delicious Chinese food in an informal, unpretentious location? Then definitely don't miss the informal ambiance at this grill.

Kenny's Chinese Restaurant

Negril | (876) 575-8388

Located along the northern outskirts of Negril, Kenny's Chinese Restaurant is a part of Errol's Guest House, and is a popular choice that's worth considering if you're going to be spending time seeing this town and the surrounding area. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before enjoying tasty Chinese cuisine, take a look at this restaurant where the service and style is very relaxed.

Traditional appetizers such as spring rolls and wantons are popular menu items. There is also a variety of soups, noodle dishes, fresh local seafood, rice dishes, and proteins to choose from. Not to worry, there is no MSG in any of these meals. Kenny's also offers free delivery.

Royale Palace Restaurant

Portmore | (876) 977-1087

Royale Palace Restaurant is a smart choice worth considering if you are going to be visiting this section of the city and adjacent areas. Visitors who are compelled to eat dim sum will especially enjoy dining here during a trip to Portmore.

The food at Royale Palace Restaurant is authentically Chinese. Their specialty is dim sum, which is a dish of several bite-sized Chinese favorites allowing you to taste a variety of flavors in one meal.

Chinese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bamboo Garden Restaurant Mandeville, Central Jamaica Chinese 962-4515-6
Dragon Court Restaurant 1.8 mi. South of Central Montego Bay Chinese (876) 979-8822 ext. 4
Dragon Garden Restaurant 1.5 mi. North of Central Kingston Chinese (876) 925-3871
Exquisite Restaurant & Lounge 3.1 mi. South West of Central Portmore Chinese, Jamaican (876) 949-8278
Golden Bowl Chinese Restaurant Kingston Chinese (876) 929-8556
Kenny's Chinese Restaurant 0.8 mi. North of Central Negril Chinese (876) 575-8388
Lew's International Chinese Restaurant Mandeville, Central Jamaica Chinese (876) 962-0527
Royale Palace Restaurant Portmore Chinese (876) 977-1087
Runaways Bar & Grill Negril Beach Hotel Zone Chinese, Eclectic, Jamaican 957-9364-5
Shanhai Town Chinese Restaurant Portmore Chinese (876) 926-1230
Tropical Chinese Cuisine Portmore Chinese (876) 941-0520

Similar Food

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For something different in the same ballpark, there are similar flavors to be experienced at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Sundowner (888) 726-3257 Asian Fusion 4.4 mi. North of Central Negril
Harrysan (876) 957-5200 Japanese 4.6 mi. North of Central Negril
Lemon Grass (876) 957-4061 Asian 2.7 mi. North of Central Negril
Jade Samurai -- Japanese 1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Runaway Bay
Oceans 11 Seafood Restaurant (876) 974-6896 Thai Ocho Rios, Northern part of Jamaica
Kimonos (876) 957-9270 Asian 2.9 mi. North of Central Negril
Golden Saber Sushi (844) 903-1160 Japanese 0.5 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay
The Jade Samurai (844) 903-1160 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 0.5 mi. East of Central Runaway Bay
Kimonos (888) 726-3257 Asian 4.4 mi. North of Central Negril
Tamarind Indian Cuisine (876) 977-0695 Asian Fusion 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Kingston

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best foods in Jamaica are those that you decide upon spontaneously while journeying to and from your hotel. But of course, it's still a good idea to know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To read even more about the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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