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The Pelican Grill

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Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
952 3171
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Pelican Grill restaurant has been my favorite for over 40years...and is a must visit on every trip to Jamaica. Their fruit Melba (dessert) is the best.

Thank joan R
Windham, Ohio
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A friend of our son recommended the Pelican. Our food was good and we were both seated and served quickly. Really liked the sweet and sour chicken. You have to try one of their milkshakes..pretty darn good.

Thank Bill P
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22 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A jamaican version of an American Dennys. Don't know what else to say...if your looking for an upscale nice dinner...this isn't it.

Thank Hap9003
Orlando, FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice, family-style restaurant on "The Strip" and was a change from the resort spots throughout the area. My wife and I had stuffed and broiled lobster with tropical spring rolls and conch chowder. Note: the chowder is spicy, so make sure you have plenty of water or Red Stripe to wash it down. For dessert I had... More 

Thank gatorboyOrlando_FL
Cedar Hill, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife had the curry vegetable combination and I ordered escoveitched whole snapper. Snapper was superb in flavor and served with vegetables. We loved the restaurant decor and atmosphere. Their drink selections included tropical mixes; service was excellent and staff friendly and knowledgable.

Thank Amos L
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fried shrimp was great. Really, really fresh. The service was good as well. Got some really nice pictures outside of the restaurant as the sun was setting. Nice place to dine at for sure.

Thank LVAP12PS
wimbledon, london, england
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

one of the most relaxing and friendliest atmosphere i have experienced anywhere. the staff cannot do enough for you and the food is excellent.

Thank tericanon
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67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was attentive, the food interesting and well prepared. The menu provided adequate choices for a large group

Thank Irwin A
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, polite staff, great Jamaican food, dinner there twice. We stayed in Montego Bay two nights.

Thank thelma2703
Richmond, Virginia
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mostly specializes in seafood and the "local" fare. An interesting place, seemed like a family run operation that isn't in a hurry. Lunch took about 1.5 hours, not that there's anything wrong with that. You need to realize you're on Island time. The menu was just a little pricey for lunch, but it just depends on what you order.

Thank Don P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint James Parish  >  Montego Bay
  • Phone Number: 952 3171

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