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The Houseboat Grill

Southern Cross Blvd, Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-979-8845
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (62 reviews)
“molten cake” (6 reviews)
“surf and turf” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Southern Cross Blvd, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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11 - 20 of 409 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2017

My husband and I had the best steak and lobster everrr! Our friends chose their own lobsters, which was really fun to watch. Our Surf & Turf had a great portion size, and the amount of lobster we had on our plate seemed to equal...More

Thank MrsSashaNicole
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Visited here with some friends one evening and had an excellent time and the food was fantastic. We even tried to go back before we left but didn't have time.

Thank happydays197
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were celebrating a birthday in Jamaica. There were 17 of us and this was our most favorite eating experience while we were there. The best part was the ambiance and the little ferry you take to get on the boat. It felt like you...More

1  Thank Rebecca I
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Ambiance, service, food, desserts, everything was amazing! They even spray you with bug repellent (you're on the water at night so mosquitoes are there)! Best overall restaurant experience!

Thank edswilkerson
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing dinner! The whole experience was wonderful. We passed it on our way to our resort and it came highly recommended by our taxi driver:) We decided a good walk out was in order...stretch our legs and see things for ourself!...More

1  Thank LynnJewell
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Food was awesome and the price was not bad at all. Wonderful staff on The Houseboat Grill. Just a few minute drive from Secretes Resort.

Thank jeff W
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My second visit to the Houseboat Grill and it was delightful. To sit on the top deck, enjoy a cocktail and look at the beauty of the island was truly enjoyable.

Thank slk8614
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Went here for the first time in 6 visits to Montego Bay and I have to say this restaurant has surpassed Marguerites as the go to "special night out" restaurant" in MoBay. They even provide cans of insect repellent to diners given their waterfront location!...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Food was very good but atmosphere was outstanding. Dean our waiter answered all of our questions about Jamaica and then the owner Ewan dribble is back to Secrets!

Thank TDHarvard
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Came here on a get away date night with someone I wouldn't be seeing for a while and I enjoyed watching the fishes more than the food. Food wasn't bad but it wasn't exactly great. Food took a bit longer than I expected and the...More

Thank brown b
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Questions & Answers
5 April 2017|
Response from EGB201 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on traffic it could be up to a 45 minute drive. Prices are not super expensive but it is not an inexpensive place.
8 December 2016|
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Response from myjewlz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we paid with USA dollars.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southern Cross Blvd, Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint James Parish  >  Montego Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 876-979-8845
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