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Far Out Fish Hut

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Montego Bay, Jamaica
+1 876-954-7155
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West Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

My friend and I were the only non-locals when we visited early in August. We were charged for three pounds of fish, and were served so little fish that we left and went back to our hotel to eat dinner. The fish we ate was good, but came with way more bones than either fish had to begin with. My... More 

Thank Patti V
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

I have been to this restaurant several times and am always glad I came. There are simple tables in an open air setting, overlooking the ocean. You simply walk into the kitchen area and choose your favourite fish, from the catch of the day. Request that it is fried, or steamed and stuffed with local vegetables, such as okra. They... More 

Thank SweetJamaicaJules
Tampa, Florida
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

A taxi cab driver told my friend and I about this place and told us this is the best fish in Montego Bay, so we knew we had to go since we were sick of hotel food and wanted to get a taste of some local food. The fish here came out hot and wrapped in foil marinating with juices... More 

Thank Tampa33606
Albany, New York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I visited Far Out Fish Hut twice in seven days as the food is to die for. The Steam Snapper fish with ockro,fried Snapper,steamed bammie or fried bammie, cold red stripe beer. Oh so good!! Excellent service grate food.

1 Thank jamaica111
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Food took awhile but the parrot fish was amazing and I asked to come in and take pictures which they happily allowed me to do!

Thank Tisha K
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

We showed up last night and picked out our fish. When we asked how long it would take about a half an hour for one steamed fish and one escovitch. Fort-five minutes passed and by then at least twenty people came and left. We waited ten more minutes and then finally approached the staff, they hadn't even started the fish!... More 

1 Thank Nicole G
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Excellent view, cool atmosphere, great staff and most of all best place for fry steam escovech fish etc

1 Thank baboram
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Our party of four pulled up to the hut style open-concept eatery that was situated seaside 20mins eastward of the Margaritaville strip. The sexy Hostess/Bartender/Server who seemed to be known as "Browning" took very special care of us for the entire visit. After taking our drink order we were brought round to the kitchen where we picked our fresh catch-of-the-day.... More 

Thank Cassandra C
Saint Louis, Missouri
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

We had the shrimp, conch, and bammy. All was very tasty! However, it took over an hour to get our food. So don't go if you're in a hurry (or have a crabby cab driver waiting!)

Thank lydschae
Level Contributor
66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015

Limited menu but it is all delicious. Be ready for some bold flavors! Try the Bammys. Right on the water, and usually there are puffers, crabs or sharks to observe while you wait. Select your own fish or lobster if you like. Fast and friendly waitstaff. Relax and enjoy.

1 Thank ReefWatch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood, Jamaican
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montego Bay, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Saint James Parish  >  Montego Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 876-954-7155

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