Dickie's Best Kept Secret

The secret is out! While this cozy restaurant may be a bit out of the way, word has spread and Dickie's Best Kept Secret is now known as one of the eateries you must stop by during your island getaway.


The first thing you need to know about dining at Dickie's is that reservations are a must. They shop and fish daily according to the number of guests that will be arriving. At this time, you can let them know if you'll be eating chicken or fish, but otherwise the menu is up to Dickie. Dinner usually begins with a callaloo omelet and fruit pate, and there are three or four more courses to get through before the night is over.

If you check out the menu at Dickie's Best Kept Secret, among other options you'll find comfort food served with Jamaican flair. The style of dining and service here is considered to be very casual. This location is open for dinner only, so don't miss their brief service.


Set in a little cottage on the edge of a cliff, this restaurant has an eclectic, island-style vibe to it. Most of the decorations were crafted by local artists, and Dickie himself even created some. After dinner, you can walk down the cliff to Shan Shy Beach.


Dickie's Best Kept Secret is located in Portland Parish, in Jamaica; it's one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the northwest of Port Antonio.

There are a group of attractions nearby, which truly helps tourists to have a new experience every day. Two of the closest landmark sites from their location include Christ Church and Neville Antonio Park, both of which are just a quick trip away.

Another point of interest in the area near this restaurant is Crusoe's Beach, a beach where you could either work up your appetite, or wind down after a meal.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're hoping to find an area restaurant that has similar menu items or a similar price range, there is no lack of nearby places to choose from, including Marybelle's Pub on the Pier. You'll find it one and a quarter miles from Dickie's Best Kept Secret.

On the other hand, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this part of Jamaica features an impressive selection of dining possibilities that will surely satisfy nearly every kind of diner. For instance, you could also try International food at San San Tropez, which is a half mile away.

Hours and Other Info

The full experience will range in price from $20 to $40(USD).

Dinner is served daily from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: East Coast Highway, Portland Parish, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 809-6276


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