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So-So Seafood Bar & Grill

) #23 of 169 Restaurants in Kingston $$ - $$$ , Seafood, Jamaican
4 Chelsea Ave | New Kingston Area, Kingston, Jamaica
968 2397
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Jamaican, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
4 Chelsea Ave | New Kingston Area, Kingston, Jamaica
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my girlfriend to the lounges launch of their Retro Saturdays. We had a blast with good music by the guest DJ and we had Rum, Lots of rum at a very affordable price I might add. I really like their Saturday vibes and...More

Thank Geoffrey W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The brown stew fish was my first and the best any form of brown stew I've ever had. It was a long wait but worth every bit of it! It was seasoned just right and was an ideal blend of fried and saucy!

Thank DM B
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Party of 6 on a Wednesday night. Great service by hostess/waitress, but slow cooking and some of the fish we got was overdone and dry - hard to get off the bone.

1  Thank mbb258
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I visited this beautiful oasis in the concrete jungle of New Kingston on January 25 after experiencing appalling customer service at the Almond Tree Pub (Crayfish Wednesdays and Satdaze) minutes earlier. The service was excellent! Our servers name was Collin and he gave us the...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Nice atmosphere, very friendly and clean restaurant. The fish is to die for and plenty of other options on the menu are great too.

1  Thank Gareth P
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

I felt the need to eat some good fried fish for lunch so a friend suggested that I call So-So Seafood. I am happy I made the call. The fried fish, bammy and vegetables were good. The outdoor atmosphere was excellent. The server took my...More

2  Thank Joni-Gaye C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had to visit another one-of-a-kind eatery during my stay in Kingston. With a live DJ every night and classic reggae sounds playing in the bar, we enjoyed some refreshing cocktails including The Phoenix special and the Campari Grapefruit, while we waited for our table...More

1  Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed 21 November 2016

There are not many seafood places to choose from in the New Kingston area and that's why I ended up at So So.. and as the name suggest.. it is really mediocre & 'so so'.. there is insufficient parking, not enough fans for cooling us...More

2  Thank KButterfly17
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Asked for something fresh, received the parrotfish. Was not disappointed. Texture of the meat was similar to striped bass.. Staff advised to avoid the backroads at night.

1  Thank dubbeu w
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

When we arrived the waiter came and gave us the menu and introduced himself. We were shocked to see how atrocious the menu was, the booklet seemed to have been there for a century the condition of the menu was terrible. After ordering the food...More

1  Thank Dre_ I
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What would be the minimum cost for two dinning at your establishment?
14 June 2016|
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Response from MissTibs | Reviewed this property |
The price is high but the food is delicious and well worth it. I enjoy eating spicy & good food and I will spend the monies to keep me happy. $60. US I believe would be good for two and of course it all depends on what you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Chelsea Ave | New Kingston Area, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: 968 2397
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