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Trenchtown Rock Jamaican Bar & Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Caribbean, , Jamaican
Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-1996
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (22 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (35 reviews)
“plantains” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Jamaican, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

A little off the beaten path but a great find with excellent food. The food is fresh and tasty and our server was extremely friendly. Glad we were pointed in this direction!

Thank jaranger
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I wandered in here on a friend's recommendation and were very happy we did. We had the curry goat, curry chicken, and plantains, and everything was delicious! Our waiter (I believe his name was Kevin) was also fantastic. Super friendly and checked...More

Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

When we stayed at Magens Hideaway we found Trenchtown while walking around downtown. Excellent food, very authentic and delicious.

Thank Hope M
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I have to agree with other reviews that the place has good food it's a little oversized hole in the wall that looks nice from the outside, but once you go in and greeted, you might agree with what I share. I visited the place...More

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Trenchtown Rock on Back Street, one block north of Main Street, has closed and has reopened as Crabbe's Island Grille. They have a varied menu, serving a variety of bar and grille type items, in addition to a full bar. We ordered the fish and...More

Thank StThomasGuy
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Pretty decent restaurant in the middle of downtown. It was a smaller place but the level service was good. Please don't be in a hurry because they are not super fast but after all we're on island time. We order the oxtails long with cabbage...More

Thank FDSJR1975
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Food was very good. Tried the local fare and it was great and the service was very good. Will return

Thank konatime
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We stopped here on a jewelry store employee recommendation--WOWZA - so glad we did. Our entrees for lunch were amazing--the jerk excellent! The service was typical island time speed--so don't be in a huge hurry--I promise it will be worth the wait!

Thank diamondbabydoll
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Just a block up from the main shopping street. Close to the Alex and Ani store. Great drinks and housemade rum punch by Lynette. Great conch, chicken (not too spicy jerk, curried or brown stewed which falls off the bone) and served w/sides(Mac n Cheese...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stopped here with a small tour group and it was absolutely outstanding. We had the jerk chicken and a ginger root drink. I will dream of eating this daily until I can come back. We are scheduled next February with a group of 15...More

Thank bdvorachek
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Bar, Jamaican, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Backstreet | Down Town, St Thomas, 00802, St. Thomas
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. Thomas
  • Phone Number: +1 340-774-1996
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Trenchtownrock Jamaican Bar and RestaurantHere is a place were locals and visitors alike can get a little taste of Jamaica in St Thomas. With dishes like Ackee & Salt Fish , Curry Chicken, Curry Goat , Jerk Chicken ,Jerk Pork and their amazing combination platters , like Jamaica Nice and thee Kingston Hot are delicious and fulling. With drink specials like the " Dutty Watta" , ice, gold and green Stop Light Shots, and Trenchtown Sunset, makes a must visit. Located downtown on backstreetHours : Mon-Thurs 11am-6pmFri-Sat 11am-8pmPhone 1 340 774 1996
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