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Island Kitchen

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4220 W Fairfield Dr, Pensacola, FL 32505-4735
+1 850-529-0062
11:00 - 20:00
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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510 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

I had this place on my mind when lunch rolled around and I was in Pensacola. I had seen the brightly painted building on several occasions. I had the small jerk plate with plantains, cabbage and red beans and rice. The price was great and there was a lot of food. These were the best plantains I've ever eaten. The... More 

Thank Robert C
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

There aren't many Caribbean restaurants in the area, but this place is the best out of the few. I really like their curried chicken.

Thank Pamela C
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143 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Was a little disappointed by this restaurant. I guess my review is biased based on my previous restaurant where I would get my oxtails. In comparison this place barely gave you anything to eat. The meat pieces were small and barely had meat on them. It lacked a really good flavor. The plaintains were good and the cabbage was good... More 

Thank naturalme88
Pensacola, FL
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Pensacola. You have to order at the counter, and it's self service, but people behind the counter are very nice. I had Saturday's special soup, which was very savory. I also tried chicken curry, and I liked that it was not spicy, as I can't eat anything hot. Their homemade carrot juice... More 

Thank naturalorange
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Food had no taste. Price is good for a bunch of rice. Need thyme and coconut milk and real cooks. Sorry for all the discrimination for people the are not of color. All Jamaicans are not like that.

Thank Silktazz
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

They have moved from the address to 1315 North New Warrington Road. As usual, the staff is friendly and food is good. The atmosphere is fine for a small whole in the wall place. I've never had any issues with anything there

Thank James B
foley al
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141 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

food was excellent, owner is nice and very accommodating, we had to wait quite a while for our food but that's because they were custom baking us empanadas, and those were hot fresh delicious when we got them, excellent authentic food from Jamaica

Thank sharon m
Little Rock, Arkansas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Heard good things about this place from a few friends and also some decent reviews helped me decide to try something different. Well I will say the food was quite good. However the indifferent attitude towards us for being Caucasian was apparent and obvious. What a shame... We most certainly will not return.

2 Thank lisagM9549HN
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

my last visit to what used to be my favorite Caribbean restaurant in Pensacola has changed my opinion. The day I'm talking my son and I went for lunch. There was one person in line before us and 4 people behind us. The lady took everybody's order as they arrived then took care of everybody behind us before we got... More 

1 Thank SassyTrucker
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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316 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Good Jamaican food! Limited choices but just enough. Great taste just like the island! Friendly staff, prices are good and we left full. Will definitely go back!

2 Thank PensacolaBeach

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4220 W Fairfield Dr, Pensacola, FL 32505-4735
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-529-0062

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?