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Island In The Sun

921 Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-1126
+1 610-435-4347
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 Aug 2017
“Authentic Jamaican food!”
13 Oct 2017
“Lunch in town”
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Caribbean
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921 Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-1126
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

I've always liked jamaican food. Their jerk chicken was good, but dry. Rice and veggies were good. Nice lunch, however the "waitress" was very untalkative. Yes/No answers.barely got a thank you. Would have rated place better if I felt welcomed....

Thank LouV1
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Five of us popped in for lunch and were pleasantly surprised at the authentic flavors. Lunch specials are $8-9 and come with meat, rice and beans, veggies and fried plantain. We tried the jerk chicken, brown chicken, curry and oxtail stew. All were very tasty....More

Thank Tamara T
Reviewed June 16, 2017

My boyfriend and I was pleasantly surprised of how good the food was . Me being Jamaican I am very particular with the taste of Caribbean food . Him and I both had the curry chicken and brown rice with plantains. The customer service was...More

Thank LoisJ1985
Reviewed June 17, 2016

The Jamaican food was not as spicy as expected. It was quite good. Expected some Caribbean music, but instead had a large screen TV with the news.

Thank Marlane D
Reviewed February 28, 2016

I have eaten lunch at Island in the Sun several times, mostly only for lunch, but you can get an evening meal at lunch prices that will fill you up with great tasting food. My first lunch was just the fried fish and chips but...More

Thank BobDavidInAthens
Reviewed October 16, 2015

We have eaten here on multiple occasions, and the food has been excellent each time. We have our favorites - oxtails, escovitch chicken and of of course the jerk. I brought my parents here, who were born and raised in Jamaica, and they gave it...More

Thank Art A
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Charles is awesome and the food is relish!!!! He is the owner and he takes his time to make sure you order is perfect. Love him.

Thank okkonedo
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Great home style Jamaican food. I eat lunch here on a regular basis. Food is fresh, hot, and tasty. I like the curry chicken and jerk chicken. The cabbage served with the meal is also very nice. Lunch special at about $7.50 with drink is...More

Thank Kealii_Truth
Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

I was staying across the street at the Holiday Inn and noticed this Jamaican restaurant. I love good Jamaican food. This place is the best I found in the U.S. It's definitely authentic Jamaican food. I had the jerk pork, it was the best outside...More

Thank agflag
Reviewed November 12, 2014

The owner is very nice and welcomed me even though he was closing for the night. I was staying at the motel next door and their drink machine was empty. I was walking by when I noticed that they had a drink cooler fully stocked....More

Thank KG4MXV
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Hamilton St, Allentown, PA 18101-1126
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-435-4347
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