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Just Jerk

9005 Lanham Severn Rd, Lanham, MD 20706-2913
+1 301-459-5375
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“jerk chicken” (10 reviews)
“plantains” (4 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
9005 Lanham Severn Rd, Lanham, MD 20706-2913
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

The food at this place reminds you of the first island jerk chicken you ever tasted. Everything is just right, the patties, the entrees, the sides and the price. The location may not be outstanding but the trip to this restaurant is a must when...More

Thank icu1955
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Again if they run out of something you are just SOL! Is it me? Can't they just make more and keep selling? Or do they only buy 2 heads of cabbage and when it's gone it's gone?

Thank Sondra H
Reviewed 15 November 2016

First, I went on a Saturday. The parking lot was full and there were people double-parked making it difficult to get to the few remaining spots. When I went inside there was a line at the window to order and people waiting for their orders....More

Thank Gordon175
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I usually order a small jerk white meat platter which is a generous breast portion sliced and served over a bed of rice and peas and a small amount of cabbage and comes with about 3-4 plantains, all in a round tin. I love the...More

Thank Camille M
Reviewed 28 April 2016

It took me years to finally get there. I had read an article, I believe, by the Washington Post. They went on to say that it was worth a trip. I finally made that trip. I suppose the anticipation was more than my palette could...More

Thank Warren W
Reviewed 17 February 2016

You will find nothing but Authentic Jamaican food here! Look no place other than this delicious café... If your taste buts are yearning for that Jerk Chicken or Curry Goat come and enjoy the absolute best here at the lanham Just Jerk! It will keep...More

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

I went there several times and the food there is great. Don't expect to get ox's tail because it is a jerk joint but it is a good place to get a healthy meal call and order your meal because they sold out before closing...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Carry out only, this jerk restaurant has excellent jerk chicken. I had the large dark meat jerk chicken platter. Comes in a large tin with red beans and rice, cabbage, and grilled plantains. The chicken was nicely charred, not burned and very juicy. A lot...More

2  Thank rbrech
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Very tasty food! Sometimes when you get there, they are out of some food, however, you can always call ahead. We usually get the large and we are stuffed by the time we finish.

Thank Miriam P
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

OK so I get jerk chicken dark meat. Love it love it love it. Spice is the bomb. great flavor. Get the white rice and plantain and cabbage. If you can't tolerate spice get mild still great. You can see the smoke coming off the...More

2  Thank Yoosuf A
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Restaurant Details

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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
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9005 Lanham Severn Rd, Lanham, MD 20706-2913
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Lanham
  • Phone Number: +1 301-459-5375
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