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The Pelican Grill

Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
952 3171
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (43 reviews)
“cod fish” (9 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (52 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was great up until dessert. That bread pudding was just yucky. Staff is nice to everyone. They are awesome.

Thank DianBa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My several visit at Pelican Grill means I really love the cooking and the awesome view. You get authentic Jamaican dishes for example one of my favourites are oxtail with rice and peas or BBQ chicken serve with mash potatoes yummy yummy. Once you're on...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My visit to Jamaica would be incomplete if I did not have a meal at the Pelican Grill. The food is always fresh, Jamaican as well as international cuisine. They also have great desserts.

1  Thank joan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried the curry goat, curry shrimp, jerk chicken as well as many sides and everything tasted superb. The service was prompt, love the retro décor, very nice place to get some fresh, spicy Jamaican food.

Thank Bzibzia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ackee and cod was so delicious. Escoveitched snapper was great as well. Very polite, courteous service. Heartily recommended.

Thank EduardoDiaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was in the park opposite, met this lovely young man Clayton, my wife and I must have spent a good hour chatting with him. He works there so we gave it a go. All staff friendly and welcoming , food excellent and reasonably priced.

Thank davidjohn1934
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Pelican Grill has been around for decades and we have eaten there everytime we visit. They do serve American dishes if desired but we go for the Jamaican food. The authentic food and relaxed atmosphere is a welcome treat from the busy and sometimes...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We especially enjoyed the shrimp curry and shrimp sautéed with garlic in a comfy corner booth amid the A/C. The service was prompt and friendly.

Thank AlliecatOOB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had fried shrimp and curry chicken. Both were very good. The staff was attentive and stopped by to chat during the meal. The restaurant was moderately full with families and couples. The decor is simple but functional. The restrooms were clean.

Thank Hedorick
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Best and only milkshakes i have ever had in Jamaica. So think and Creamy. Good porkchops as well. Sweet family and local restaurant.

Thank Marilyn C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What kind of vegetarian food is served?
13 April 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from joan R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ....I am not a vegetarian
What is your exchange rate?
7 September 2016|
Response from Ciremy |
Our exchange rate on 8th September 2016 is JA$120.00 = US$1.00 - the current exchange rate can always be found by checking with the cashier.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint James Parish  >  Montego Bay
  • Phone Number: 952 3171
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