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Seaview Dr, Lucea, Jamaica
956 2218
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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Located just off the main road in Lucea, on the route between Montego Bay and Negril, this Rastafari Ital restaurant serves simple vegetarian food, cooked with care. Only natural ingredients are used, including spring water for cooking rather than piped. The results are plain, wholesome dishes with minimal seasoning, The menu seems to depend on what has been cooked that... More 

Thank MrsSfromLondon
Cornebarrieu, France
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Very tasty I-tal restaurant in Jamaïca. Very friendly chief. The room is very hot, as many places in Jamaïca when there is no Air cond nor even fan, but the dish is full of taste avoiding to have too much spices.

Thank Jean Luc M
Panama City Beach, Florida
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226 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

the great resturant a like eat shrimp we pototo very good drink we White wine love like have chocolate cake we ice cream o Apple pie the chef very good foor very friendly

2 Thank carmen409
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2014

I had read reviews about this place, and wanted to get my own experience. Found out that contrary to what one review said, they did not sell 'PASTA' in any form there. Seemed it was not this 'Vital Ital' in Lucea. The Rastafari owners were polite,the stew and tofu was good and the 'Irish Moss' (Sea Moss) was refreshing. Ambience... More 

Thank Santana Ebony G
Saint Louis, Missouri
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013

The experience was great and the people were very nice. I loved experiencing the water coconut. The fresh juices were wonderful.

Thank CyndiM-V
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

I was anxious to try some ital food, the woman at the front of house was so rude that I actually had to walk out. I asked her questions and she was not interested in answering and very laboured in doing so when she chose too. She came off very defensive and even ignored me to serve someone else at... More 

1 Thank DivaNickz
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2013

I am a vegetarian and had a tough time finding decent vegetarian food at most restaurants in Jamaica. Alfreds in Negril made me some excellent vegetarian crepe. But that was that...until I took Lonely Planet's advice and visited Adwa ital food in downtown Montego Bay. We went on a lazy Saturday afternoon and were the only ones there. We ordered... More 

Thank rich d
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2012

great food, great drinks, clean restaurant. loved the reggae music playing in the background. although there was no AC it was a great time

2 Thank destra g
Collinsville, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

We had to wait 2 hours to be seated and the pasta dishes were the worst I have ever eaten.

Thank Joe T
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2012

I'm not sure the reviews are all talking about the same place, but if you find this gem of an eatery between Negril and Montego Bay Airport, you are charmed. Vital Ital comes highly recommended by the Rasta friends we made in Negril. I only wish I found it sooner and realized that ITAL refers to vegetarian food cooked up... More 

1 Thank Nicole_Socali

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Seaview Dr, Lucea, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Hanover Parish  >  Lucea
  • Phone Number: 956 2218

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?