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Carl's Barbeque & Jerk

285 Silver Ln, East Hartford, CT 06118-1030
+1 860-568-3644
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“jerk chicken” (4 reviews)
“rice beans” (2 reviews)
“oxtail” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Barbecue
285 Silver Ln, East Hartford, CT 06118-1030
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This place never disappoints. Sonya always smiles 😀. My husband loves their jerk pork and I love their jerk chicken. The rice and beans is so tasty specially when you ask for extra gravy. The cabbage and vegetable makes a nice addition to the entire...More

Thank JacquieDragon
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

So, ever had Reggae Chicken, Red Snapper or Oxtail? You need to. So I have never heard of reggae chicken before. I AM FROM THE CARRIBEAN. tasted it and fell in love. Bbq jerk chicken. Wonderful combination. The oxtail is great too. Genuine good, not...More

Thank MatthewDD_13
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Dropped in and ordered out Carl's reggae chicken on my birthday, since a co-worker had highly suggested it. It had the taste of sweet BBQ with the heat and flavor of jerk. They served it with a huge serving of rice mixed with seasoned beans,...More

Thank California-Yankee
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Since I live in east Hartford, the food is convenient . I can't say it is the best or my fav. It just gets the job done

Thank S K
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This is hands down the best hole in the wall place I have found. The food is excellent and pricing is very cheap for the quality and quantity you receive.

1  Thank Christopher V
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very tasty food. Got the BBQ pork sandwich for lunch. It comes with Rice & Beans and Coleslaw. Everything was delicious. Priced fairly and pleasant service. I will be back.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 11 August 2016

As a Jamaican, I can tell you the food is edible but not excellent. There arent very many choices in East Hartford, so I do go back. I dont like to wait long, so I always call ahead with my order. I like my jerk...More

Thank TheWorldInTime
Reviewed 28 July 2016

What a place! These are the kind of food finds that are just completely awesome! Like the other reviewers have stated, a hole in the wall. No worries mon, da food takes care of dat! Got a combo plate of jerk pork and reggae chicken....More

Thank RabbitTurtle
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Carl's has been a favorite of mine for quite some time, try the reggae wings. They are a mix of jerk and BBQ and they are grilled instead of usual fried wing. Possible best Wings around.

Thank Donniebee23
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

As you'd suspect store front looks but food is first rate! Got jerk chicken sandwich and wife got curry/jerk goat. Huge portions friendly staff and real food. Don't pass this place if you want jerk!

Thank jetset1976
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Silver Ln, East Hartford, CT 06118-1030
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-568-3644
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