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Pewee's Restaurant

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One Love Drive, Negril, Jamaica
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I try to make it to Pewee's every time I get to Jamaica. He has a beautiful ocean view and he has awesome breakfasts!

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Thank Jennie P
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast. The coffee was very good. My husband had a toasted bacon and tomato sandwich. He said it was great. I had a cheese omelette and it was very good. Don't forget that in Negril they don't butter the toast. No big deal.

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Thank Sylvia H
Scottsburg, Indiana
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

If you've never been to Negril, this is NOT Rick's. Go there first, spend a bunch of money in a crowded space. But, if you have figured out Negril, and came back...Go to Pewees. As most places in Negril, there are no "set hours". You may walk up and see people just hanging out. Ask them when you can have... More 

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Edson
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

NOT OPEN! We walked up to this place with raving reviews and it ends up empty??? You walk in and it's beautiful but a fella comes up and says " wat u want?" FOOD?? "No mon we don't got no food!" This should be removed off this list!!!

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Thank ChristieF504
PerrellD, Owner at Pewee's Restaurant, responded to this review

I apologize for the terrible service. I wish I was there to greet you that day. We are open for Breakfast and Dinner, though the slow season has started early. I hope that you are still on island and I can redeem your visit here personally. Ask for Perrell, at your service. Thank You More 

Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The first time I visited Peewee was 1992. I was 28 and it was my first time. Peewee was still alive and he was a gracious host. He is deceased but we still visit his bar/restaurant when we go to the west end. It is the first look at the cliffs you will see when heading to that area. Good... More 

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Thank jbfred69
Kitchener, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Good place for breakfast. My fave: cheese omelet. Good strong coffee. Pewee's is not fancy, but good value.

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Thank Cheryl M
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Looking for a cold red stripe & Cliffside view? Don't miss this place - still excellent for cold drinks, local & traveler chat, & a gorgeous cliffs/sunset view. Pewee's was one of our first stops 5 trips ago and remains as one of our favorites! Sadly, we missed having an Elvis breakfast this year, but next time for sure. He... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

If you have lots of time take some cards or drawing materials and go to Pewee's for breakfast. The view here is exceptional. Go well before you are hungry, this place takes a long time.

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Thank gardensinger62
Evanston, Illinois
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Elvis is a nice guy, and was this morning running it himself. Great view and nice host; just sorry to see it so slow in negril these days. Great value. I'll be back.

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Thank scooterdork
Bloomington, Indiana
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

What could be cooler than a tiki hut on the cliffs? I've been here numerous times just to feel the cool breeze and have some rum punch. Sometimes when I come, local kids will cliff dive for tips. This is one of my favorite places in Negril.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Caribbean, Jamaican
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Love Drive, Negril, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Westmoreland Parish  >  Negril
Description
Pewee's Bar & Restaurant is located on the cliffs of Negril, Jamaica and is situated between the only two castles on the west end of Jamaica. Breakfast and Dinner are served daily by our Head Chef/Manager Elvis, who has worked at this establishment for more than 30 years. In season the Bar stays open until the last man/women leaves. Stop on by for one of our signature Rum Punches, It only takes two! And don't miss our annual February 8th Birthday Bash, A celebration of the Legend that is Pewee Dawkins. Family owned and operated. This place is real Jamaica.

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