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Tamarind Indian Cuisine

28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
+1 876-977-0695
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“naan” (6 reviews)
“mango chicken” (2 reviews)
“vindaloo” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner there with some friends while in Jamaica on business. Nice covered outdoor patio - the inside was completely full. We decided to order a selection from the menu and share. We dined on Tika Masala, Singapori Chicken, Curried Goat, Salt & Pepper mushrooms...More

Thank SusiefromMiami
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended this with a large group, and the staff as well as the owner was very nice and professional. The appetizers were amazing and the buffet ever food was absolutely astonishing. If in Jamaica this is a must bottom line.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I had gone to this restaurant last week and tried a new dish Panjabi Fish Tikka and the Chicken Satay , it was great ,a must try on your next visit.

Thank Jack K
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Being from the UK, we know a fair bit about Indian/Bangladeshi cuisine and I have to say, Tamarind impressed. A colleague and I both had vindaloos which could have been spicier but were very tasty. Another colleague had the Chicken Jalfrezi which he said was...More

Thank Fleece71
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Tamarind for dinner. Our waitress was lovely, food was good; however, upon inspection of our receipt we noticed at 10% "service tax"!! When I asked what it was for, I was told that the waitress receives 1% while the rest...More

Thank Kelly T
viv1411, Owner at Tamarind Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Kelly, First i will like to thank you for visiting Tamarind and for complementing the food.As per the 10 % service charge it is it is divided between the front of the house workers (servers) , and non tipped back of the house (cooks,...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Not a big fan of Indian food, so I chose from their Asian-fusion menu instead of the Indian menu ... there's a reason the Singapori Shrimp has 2 hearts beside it on their menu, it's because it tastes so damn good! Will be back to...More

Thank Top5Jamaica
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Some of the best indian food with the added bonus of great service. Keep it up. The peshwari nan with raisins and coconut excellent.

Thank K3563BYrobertg
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The only drawback about Tamarind on earlier visits was the noisy atmosphere. This has now been corrected with the addition of padded walls to absorb the sound. Congratulations - makes a big difference to the dining pleasure. Four of us met for lunch and shared...More

Thank dawnimac
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Ok, now that I have your attention...my sister Denise (D) and I went to this restaurant, and I have to admit, I was very hungry, and I must confess that my stomach was very much ready for the explosion of exciting exotic flavors from the...More

Thank Donovan M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Such a great find in Kingston! Tamarind was recommended to me by a friend, and I have recommended it to all others I was traveling with in Kingston. I ordered the mango chicken which was delicious. I even had enough leftovers for another whole meal....More

Thank Allison G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Delivery, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Orchard Village Plaza | 18-22 Barbican Road, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Kingston Parish  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 876-977-0695
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