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The Pelican Grill

Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
952 3171
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (44 reviews)
“plum pudding” (12 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (55 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gloucester Ave | Miranda Hill, Across the Street From the Old Hospital Park, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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141 - 150 of 626 reviews

Reviewed 6 July 2016

My granddaughter and I ate here several times. Their jerk chicken had us looking for recipes on-line. It is that good. Desserts are spectacular from their bread pudding that is more like a pie to the banana split my granddaughter ate. They also provide free...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We thought the prices would be higher than they were--the lobster on the menu drives up the average price listed in Lonely Planet. It's about Applebee's prices. We got the sampler platter, with ackee and saltfish, jerk chicken, and goat curry and it was fantastic!!

1  Thank Kmkeeley
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We really enjoyed the food, the resort food suck so we called this place from the hotel phone and they sent a taxi to pick us up and we tried the jerk chicken and a couple of other items, the kids really like this place...More

Thank Southernclipper
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This was a warm atmosphere, centrally located with a wide menu...the food was delicious wait time was fair since the visit was at a busy hour the chicken cordon bleu was exceptional and they serve with fries! Desserts were spectacular cheesecake and coconut pie.

Thank Andrae H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Pelican is set up like an old diner, stateside. Round booths and carpets from an earlier time. The AC was such a treat that we stayed and watched the entire game on TV. The curried goat was excellent.

Thank RudyWformerNYr
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Staying on a 5star all inclusive may sound great but it plays havoc with the local economy, no more so obvious as in monte,go bay. Also cabin fever is reall! A need to get out and eat something different becomes vital! This locals restaurant offers...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I have eaten here several times throughout the years, and the food has always been consistently good. This is a rare thing in Jamaica. I especially recommend the grilled pork chops, conch chowder and the malted milk shakes! Oh, and lobster Thermidor when in season....More

Thank luv2travel212
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My niece ordered a platter of food thinking that it would feed a few people, but it fell way short of expectations. Her son even said it was the worse food he had ever tasted.

Thank Lenny K
Reviewed 9 June 2016

everything is great there! The waiters and waitress were nice as well. i visited that place everyday for dinner!!

Thank msvlopez5
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The Pelican never disappoints. Classic Jamaican food, good service. Will always stop in when I pass through Montego Bay.

Thank swishja
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Questions & Answers
12 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from bevked2015 | Reviewed this property |
apologies for the delay in replying - they serve a range of Jamaican dishes, Oxtail, chicken in various ways, fish - escovitch and steamed rice and peas, fries
7 September 2016|
Response from Ciremy |
Our exchange rate on 8th September 2016 is JA$120.00 = US$1.00 - the current exchange rate can always be found by checking with the cashier.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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