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Jerk Pit

1939 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-3713
+1 813-971-2121
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
26 Aug 2017
“Holy Moly...SUPER DELISH!”
7 Dec 2016
“Good, interesting food.”
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Caribbean, Jamaican
1939 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-3713
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We're visiting from NM and we came across this little GEM! You definitely want to stop in and eat here. My husband had the jerk chicken combo platter and I had the ox tail stew. One word for both ...SUCCULENT! If in Florida again I...More

Thank M F
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'm American born, with a lot of Jamaican experience. I loved the food, but thought the atmosphere needed a little work.

1  Thank Ccharllie1
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This has some of the best Jerk Chicken I've had in Tampa. And love the Cabbage you get with it. Also love the BBQ Jerk Ribs and Pork. Super tender and delicious. They also have great desserts on hand as well. We typically do take-out...More

1  Thank tiagayepfa
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

After being from down south I have been looking for a good Jamaican spot. I went in for coco bread and patties. The lady taking the order had ZERO personality and when I asked a question about the menu she proceeded to hand me a...More

Thank Shelby T
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

This food is very worth the time and the trip... You can not finish your food in one sitting and the prices are very reasonable! I come here a lot!

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 10 July 2014

We walk in the building and it looks a lot better from the inside than outside. We were greeted by the hostess that seemed like she didn't want to be there. We got seated and they got our drinks pretty fast. After that it took...More

2  Thank Tina M
Reviewed 13 November 2013

I have visited many establishments in the bay area which claim to serve authentic jamaican cuisine and I can honestly say jerk pit has surpassed all others. Not just the quality of food but also the great service makes for a superb combination. A trip...More

Thank kahiaa24
Reviewed 2 June 2012

I drove 11 miles one way passing too many restaurants in order to try the Jerk Pit food but I was disappointed. The restaurant was very clean but the Jerk Chicken dinnerI order was not what I had expected. The chicken was very dry almost...More

Thank Yardman71
Reviewed 28 December 2011

Very tasty a filling!! Will come again soon and often!!

1  Thank naaman j
Reviewed 20 December 2011

The food at the Jerk Pit makes your belly smile from the inside/out. it.s great!!!

2  Thank Shedrick T
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US$ 2 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1939 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-971-2121
Jerk Pit specializes in jerk chicken, jerk pork, curry goat, curry chicken, jerk wings and delicious Jamaica Patties; serving up mouth watering lunch and dinner items. There is no competition when it comes to the bold flavors and great taste cooked up here at Jerk Pit.
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