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West End Road across from Tensing Pen, Negril, Jamaica
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (8 reviews)
“curried conch” (5 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
West End Road across from Tensing Pen, Negril, Jamaica
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We were staying at Mirage and really regret we did not try Shark's sooner. We went for lunch our last day. The food is very authentic and excellent and the prices very reasonable (~$10 for most meals). We liked it so much we returned for...More

Thank Charles O
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed across the street at Tensing Pen. Shark's is just across the street. The food was awesome! Per their menu, if you don't like it then you don't pay. We loved it! We are here at least 5 times while we were in Negril....More

1  Thank Traveler672
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Went to Shark's for some oxtails. They were very good, but just not enough for what you pay. Portion size could be a little more.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing and gives you a true taste of authentic Jamaican culture. We stayed across the street at Tensing Pen and frequented this place on our trip. I highly recommend it!

2  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A must visit across from Tensing Pen. Small outdoor are with friendly staff and good food. We had to get the sauce to go. It's worth it.

1  Thank Larry K
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I think this is more of a lunch place and there are only a couple of tables. We walked over about 5.30 and ate, but I kept hoping we could get back across the street before dark. I did notice there were children out playing...More

Thank kannb
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This little place is right outside the front gate of tensing pen. The appearance can prove very concerning as it looks tiny and a little sketchy. The owner Juliet is one of the sweetest you will meet. Her daughter Shannakay is not only very sweet...More

1  Thank artibear
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Took a cab to Sharks on the last night of our vacation. We were greeted by Juliet and Shark. My wife and I both had the pan fried snapper served with rice and peas and cole slaw. What at great meal as always. We've had...More

Thank steve h
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Ate dinner here twice after not having visited the last couple of years and pleased to say the food and atmosphere haven't changed. It's opposite Tensing Pen and in between Ras Roddy's and a new jerk center which we were going to try but that...More

Thank Zappcat
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Sharks had such amazing food that we ate here 3 out of 3 days for lunch. The owner was welcoming and friendly and made the most amazing tasting snapper and conch that I have ever eaten. It was perfectly seasoned and cooked to perfection. It...More

3  Thank Eric M
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: West End Road across from Tensing Pen, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril
Small family-run restaurant, Shark, the dad, his wife and two little boys.
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