The Jerk Hut

The Jerk Hut, set just down the main stairway from Riu Ocho Rios, is exactly that -- a pink and white beach side hut that serves quick-service style jerk meats. Guest of the resort and those wondering the beach love to stop by for authentic Jamaican jerk.


The Jerk Hut is a popular carry out restaurant that happens to specialize in Jamaican cuisine. When it comes to the level of formality, the setting here is very casual. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy both dinner and lunch, so make time to stop by.


Located in downtown Ocho Rios, The Jerk Hut proves to be an attractive choice for those lodging close-by.

This part of Jamaica has plenty of landmarks and attractions, making this a lovely area of town. The nearest landmark sites from their location include Milford Falls and Cove Theatre, both of which are just a short drive from the restaurant.

There are a selection of convenient outdoorsy-type activities to fill those energetic afternoons if you have some extra time. Whether they are beginners or veteran golfers, travelers ready to take to the greens can improve their games at the closest golf club, Sandals Golf and Country Club, which can be found not too far from The Jerk Hut. Or sometime during your visit you might want to chill out at Turtle Beach, which is the closest beach and is only a quarter mile away. Also, these aren't the only options that exist for golf courses and beaches in this area.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are looking for another place to eat with similar types of food and/or a similar ambiance, there are a few nearby places to pick from, including Ocho Rios Village Jerk Centre.

Then again, if you're in the mood for something different, this section of Jamaica boasts a wide range of dining establishments that will surely suit the tastes of nearly every kind of diner. For example, you might also enjoy American fare at John Crow's Tavern, which is a short distance away.

Location: downtown Ocho Rios, Jamaica


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