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Jerk Island Grill

198 Station Road, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SB, England
+44 1702 338981
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Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry goat” (3 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
“peas” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Fast food, Grill, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
LOCATION
198 Station Road, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SB, England
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely!! Great food!! Best in Southend at a very very reasonable price! All cooked freshly cooked in front of us! Great alternative to Chinese Indian or fish and chips!!! Owner/ manager was great and more than willing to help!! Best food I've had all...More

Thank alexryansmith1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff and Amazing food, Iv eaten a lot of curry goat in my 40 years and this place makes the best Iv ever eaten 100%. I can't recommend this place enough. Keep up the great work guy's..... I'm actually waiting on a delivery...More

Thank Zoe Elizabeth T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come here often with my boyfriend. Have never been disappointed with the amazing food here! Authentic Jerk chicken, food not swimming with oil, always freshly cooked and so yummy! Staff and owners always friendly!More

Thank Pavan S
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Oh my god!!! Best carribbean so far!! I used to be really unimpressed with carribbean food unless my friends cook ofcourse! Recommended this place by my colleague. I devoured most Jerk chicken, curry goat, rice and peas, salad and plantain! And a lamb patty for...More

Thank chynxx
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

I've tried to order here twice, both times within the opening hours on the site. First time it was closed with no explanation on answering machine or online, second time they'd run out of almost all the food on the menu - at 7.30pm on...More

Thank emilymackay2018
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the best jerk in the area, great selection of food on the menu and a super friendly owner. Would highly recommend!More

Thank Cassie S
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Given the bad experiences I've had with Jamaican/caribbean restaurants in ESSEX on a whole, this one tops them all so far. Food is freshly cooked, very tasty with generous portions. My favourite is Jerk chicken, curried goat with rice and peas which is an excellent...More

Thank Peachypeachaud
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I’m literally eating my food and and writing this review at the same time. This is literally the best Jamaican shop I’ve been too and the curry goat is amazing I’m just lost for words Tbh! And also amazing hospitality!More

Thank tiagabrielwilliams
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best authentic Caribbean meal ive had, the customer service was 10/10 and will definitely be coming againMore

Thank Josh H
Tashion G, Owner at Jerk Island Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you (Jerk Islander) for the 5 star rating. I'm glad that you were very satisfied with your order. We look forward to serving you again. Please pick up your FREE loyalty reward card in store or get one with your next order. You earn...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Tried three times mid afternoon but each time it was closed despite their website misleadingly saying they open at 1 p.m. Parking difficult - narrow busy road with yellow lines, bus stop right outside.

Thank Eminence_gross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Service
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 26
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 Station Road, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 338981
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Description
Jerk Island Grill was established in 2016 for everyone who: Loves spicy but NOT too hot Wants AUTHENTIC flavours but nothing overpowering Wants quality food but gets FRESHLY MADE Jerk Food ALL DAY/EVERY DAY We pride ourselves in selecting the FRESHEST ingredients both locally and nationally. We take the time to MARINATE our meats for 24 hours with our AUTHENTIC ORIGINAL in-house blend of spices.
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