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Taste of Paradise

101 Atlantic Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-5403
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Mar 2018
“Midweek take out order”
11 Nov 2016
“Sweet Islands Food”
Caribbean, Jamaican
101 Atlantic Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-5403
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I read many good reviews and had to give it a try. We ordered, Curry Chicken, Jerk Chicken and Ox Tail. All three meals were great. Maybe bit a bit spicy for some, but I thought they were perfect. A little gem in downtown Rocky...More

Thank mariasA4184VV
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This joint had peanuts punch, ginger tea, and banana fritters!!!!!! First time eating banana fritters and these things are good!!!!!!!!!! Classic Jamaican foods and soul food!!!!!!! All juices and teas are fresh made!!!!!!!

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The food is pretty good but, it is a nasty little joint. People who work there are not the most friendly either. Don't expect much other than a decent place to get take out.

Thank BenRunkle1855
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Restaurant owned by husband Joe and wife Yo-Yo who puts a lot of passion in the food and it's delicious. Restaurant gives you a island feeling when you walk in. Best rice and peas I ever had

Thank Vonya J
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Growing up in NYC and my best friend's family is West Indian (especially off a recent trip to Jamaica), I always appreciate great Caribbean food. The food here was okay at best. Staff was very friendly, but I was clarifying what the dishes were and...More

Thank JayLorraine
Reviewed 26 October 2015

If you want some great tasting Jamaican food, this is your place. Portion sizes are great for the prize. Good selection of entries and veggies.

1  Thank Angela P
Reviewed 24 June 2015

I liked the Curry Chicken. Oxtails, Brown stewed chicken, beef patties and all the vegetables. I just wished that the building was a little larger.

Thank livinglife1031
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I work in Rocky Mount, NC about twice a week and have tried many restaurants in the area. A few days ago one of my friends recommended this place as she visits the area quite often as well. She knows that I LOVE Caribbean food...More

Thank tmrlew
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

I love Jamaican food and when I left DC I said to myself O M G where am I going to find this type of food in the country.....but thanks to this place I am one happy girl. The food is sooo good especially the...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2014

It was a worm in my oxtails, the food alway good to me but when I found that worm in my food, that did it for me.. I will not eat here again for that reson only... Again the food was always great...

Thank evite30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Atlantic Ave, Rocky Mount, NC 27801-5403
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Rocky Mount
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