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US$4 - US$12
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Caribbean, Jamaican
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Dinner, Lunch
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Le Sud-Ouest (Southwest District)
2.0 km from Bell Centre
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Reviewed September 14, 2021

This restaurant is a hidden gem in Montreal and they have the best Jerk chicken I have ever tasted!! It was my first time visiting Boom J's and I will definitely be going back! The taste of their Jerk seasoning is so good it is...right down to the bone. There is a nice spice and heat flavor with a hint of sweetness. Just writing this review makes my mouth water and want to go order more!!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed July 22, 2020 via mobile

This place is incredible. I am a huge fan of the roti wrap, and the patties- the patties are 2$ and i have consumed a shameful amount since living nearby. The chicken is always good, and the 7$ lunch menu is a bargain. One of...the best parts of the pointe!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed May 31, 2020 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem while being attracted to the smell of the amazing jerk chicken they cook outside of the restaurant. I ordered a 15$ plate of pork, chicken, rice plantain and salad. The portions were huge! Had enough food for 2 meals. Very tasty...sauce and tender meat. No trip to Pointe-Saint-Charles will be complete without a stop at Boom J’s for me...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

Was in the city for the weekend, had the curry goat roti. Really good and they did not skimp on the meat! I love it so much that I went back the next day for lunch.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

I don’t know what restaurant the people who rated this place low went to, because it certainly wasn’t the one I have come to know and love over the the course of four-plus years of almost weekly visits. Their food is absolutely off-the-chart good (the...spice mixture they use for their curries is absolutely the most wonderful flavor) and the prices are completely reasonable, especially given the massive portions (I always get two meals out of a roti with a side of plantains and beans/rice). The folks that run it are kind and lovely...and frequently also insanely busy because they do a massive take-out and delivery business. If they’re a little short with you on occasion, don’t take it personally...it’s called working really hard to keep an amazing treasure of the neighborhood open!More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

The one fellow was friendly and helpful, the woman didn’t say much. The food was delicious and the rice abundant, coleslaw was awesome,also!

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

I went there for take away and was very disappointed by the bad welcoming. The lady ignored me during 15 min while she was over the phone with another client. Then, she finally started to talk to me without a smile and got another phone...call. Someone else came and said the complete opposite about the food availability... and then a third person finally took my order... but I had to repeat what I want 3 times with intervals of 5-10 min each. After at least 40 min, I was able to go away with the food... if only it had been tasty I could be happy... It was quantity over quality. I would definitively not recommend that place.More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Wow! If I can give 0 stars, I would. This restaurant is absolutely horrible. I ordered delivery from them and as I am from out of town and live in a condo building, I requested that they call me at the lobby. But, apparently they...don't even know how to dial a long distance number as they couldn't reach me because they didn't put a 1 in front of my number before dialling. When I called the restaurant, they didn't pick up but the 5th time they did saying that they couldn't do anything because their restaurant was now closed. Wasted a hour and half of my life and I waited in the lobby for 40 minutes for them. Do you really want your food to be made by someone who's too stupid to know that you should put a 1 in front of a long distance number? Horrible service. Didn't even apologize. Don't know how to dial a phone number or pick up their phones.More

Date of visit: April 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

I have yet to visit their location, but I had the opportunity to try their jerk chicken and beef/chicken patties at a catered event! I already have been meaning to check out this place, but now I REALLY need to go. The food I tried...was so flavourful! I'm already craving it againMore

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

The most cruel thing that Boom J's is cook their Jerk Chicken outdoors where the smoke will slither down the street and hook into your taste buds. I have yet to try the Jerk Chicken, as I order the Goat Roti which is delicious, especially...with a little (and I mean little) homemade hot sauce. (ask for it) Not somewhere you want to eat in, but great take-out and I promise to try that Jerk Chicken on my next visit.More

Date of visit: July 2016
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Yes, Boom J's Cuisine offers takeaway services.

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Boom J's Cuisine is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 4