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Taste of the Island Caribbean

436 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-2602
+1 601-360-5900
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
3 weeks ago
“Friendly Service and Great Food”
4 Feb 2018
“Man o Man--Good, good”
Open Now
11:00 am - 6:30 pm Hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
436 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-2602
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten at Taste of the Island only once so far but will definitely return. I especially loved the curried shrimp and fried plantains. In addition to enjoying the food, I enjoyed the friendliness of the people working there and the other customers. The only...More

Thank NM43
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Counter syle with wonderful food! Went for lunch and was so surprised at the excellent service and the food was outstanding!

Thank gibsons25
Reviewed 16 August 2017

nasty, dirty, grimey environment, and the food looks like it was made a week ago and stored in a wooden box outside. Just avoid this place at all costs...wish the Krystal to reopen in this location.

Thank David D
Reviewed 8 May 2017

On your lunch break in downtown Jackson? Treat yourself to some tender ox tails or spicy goat! With perfectly seasoned cabbage and rice, this meal will keep you coming back for more. Be sure to get there before 2pm on any weekday.

Thank waxandgold
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I have never had Caribbean food before. And first impressions when it comes to food means a lot to me. I was VERY impressed, I had the ox tails, rice and gravy and cabbage. OMG!!!! Let me tell YA, YA'LL did that. LOL...I will be...More

Thank Andora B
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

If your tired of the same thing, this is an amazing this to try! I love the curry Goat. Spicy and a great for first timers.

Thank Elijah S
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Despite the parking issues, eat here. Regardless of the decor, eat here. No matter the reason that would keep you from going, eat here.

Thank DustinSDowdy
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

This place is across the street from my office. The food is authentic Caribbean and very good!! It's easy to overlook or ignore and there's limited seating, but it's a great change of pace. On a sunny summer day, it's not to difficult to imagine...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I've been fortunate to have visited the islands on many occasion and have been lucky to have had neighbors and associates that come from the region and this was way too generic in the flavorings for my taste. I can respect that the intensity of...More

1  Thank TerreJones
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Reminds me of Jamaica! Men are nice and cute! They recommend food that is delicious. The food is perfecto! The environment is relaxing, fun and jazzy! Highly recommend during lunch!

Thank lovelyladib
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 E Capitol St, Jackson, MS 39201-2602
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-360-5900
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