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Toscanini Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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We are an authentic Italian restaurant located just outside the resort town of Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The property is an original plantation house that also houses an art gallery featuring famous local works of art.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Caribbean, Seafood, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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We have been to Ocho Rios a number of times. Each time we make sure to have a meal or two at Toscaninis. We have never been disappointed, and this year was no exception. We had lobster a couple of ways, and enjoyed them all....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 447harperw
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had such a special experience here. Lella who is the daughter of the original owner is such a warm and accommodating host. She sat down with us and told us stories which is an experience I’ve never had before. Food is priced pretty decently...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 539aishuc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know what Toscanini means but they touched my no-no parts so I'm happy. Food was pretty meh :(

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trendytrents
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner at Toscanini. The setting is lovely, the service and the food exceptional. Anyone who is in the Ocho Rios area should go there. Will be going back asap.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank derek j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Italian restaurant with an extensive, mouth-watering menu is well worth at the very least, one visit. It is overseen by a jolly Italian born within the sounds of Bow bells in Stepney (AKA the bells of St Mary-le-Bow), East London and his accent is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AABCtravel
Reviewed 12 February 2019

We have been to Jamaica 11 times. We just found out about this great restaurant near our resort. They will send a driver to pick you up and return you back to your resort or hotel. The food is great. The menu is written on...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

From beginning untill the end this restaurant is an amazing dining experience. Very good an friendly staff. The flavlurs of the food were perfect, no need of adding extra salt, pepper or any other spice. The setting is fantastic etc. 5* for everything!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MichielPalet
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

All of the pastas are home made. The dinner is elegant yet they make you feel at home. If you are lucky enough to be graced by the proprietor, she is a real hoot. She works as hard as she can to go over the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GThor26
Reviewed 31 December 2018

We ate at a number of restaurants in Ocho Rios at various levels of cuisine and Toscanini was the best of them by a good margin. The setting is lovely, the service is excellent, and the food is very good. It is Italian with a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bliggens
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

Frankly I'm not sure how they could do any better...service is excellent, professional yet personal and friendly, without being too much. The food is always fantastic...while the defined menu is always lined with insanely delicious dishes, if you strike up a conversation with Lella or...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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10 January 2019|
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Response from georgehC6301ZS | Reviewed this property |
I was made to understand that the restaurant is not closing but relocating, to an undecided location. However there is the promise that we will be informed in due time as to where they will be housed.
5 June 2018|
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Response from Robert R | Reviewed this property |
If you are at a resort, they will make the reservation for you or you can call directly at 1 (876) 975-4785.
21 March 2018|
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Response from ToscaniniJA | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are child friendly and thank you for contacting us at Toscanini. Hope to see you soon.
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