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Jiallo's African-Caribbean Cuisine

4202 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-3326
+1 317-492-1603
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“plantains” (14 reviews)
“oxtail” (3 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, African
$$ - $$$
4202 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-3326
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

The food was very good and the waitress was very pleasant and quick. Three of us at the table and we all tried something different; one of us ordered the Jerk Chicken Lunch Special, the other person ordered the ribs (we both had the red...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

The jerk chicken is delicious! They also have an awesome lunch special. If you are looking for some authentic, spicy jerk- this is where you want to go! New to this area and so glad this place is a mile away from my house!

Thank GirlGenius
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Jiallos for dinner. This was our 3rd time at restaurant. My husband had jerk chicken and I had chicken yassa dinner. Meals were absolutely delicious and chicken was tender. Service was excellent and waitress checked to make sure food...More

Thank pauline1119
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

My family went here this week and the food was amazing! The jerk chicken was fabulously seasoned and so tender! The Byssop tea was also delicious! Everything else, including all of the sides were perfect! I will definitely go here again next time I am...More

Thank Alyson M
Reviewed April 26, 2017

I have passed this restaurant on 38th Street for YEARS, and for whatever reason never wanted to stop. A good friend of mine recently posted on Facebook that he went and the food was good. Based on his opinion, I decided to give it a...More

1  Thank dennisfan
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

So my wife and I wanted to test out the Caribbean, Jamaican, style dishes at Jiallo's. We had jerk chicken and oxtail. The food was good, but don't expect the bold flavours and spices of real Jamaican food. This is an African Caribbean joint so...More

Thank Anothergig1
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

I was born in Indiana and never experienced much cultural food growing up. I love this restaurant. The Jerk Chicken is as good as the best I have had in Jamaica, maybe better. Have never had anything bad. Amazing. They have moved to 38th st...More

Thank kimmerJ
Reviewed December 17, 2016

Really enjoyed the culturally authentic dinner. It was prepared perfectly; well-seasoned and presented. Very generous portions at very reasonable prices. Look forward to future visits!

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I got the opportunity to experience the cuisine at Jiallo's African Caribbean restaurant and we were so glad we took the time to do so since we were actually on our way to the cape cod states. I would highly recommend anyone going to or...More

Thank oklahomaBettyboop
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took our two teenagers here for dinner, and everyone enjoyed it. We tried a wide variety of things (beef patties, jerk chicken, oxtail stew, lamb shank, cassava stew, plantains, rice & beans) and it was all delicious. Service was very good....More

1  Thank David T
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4202 W 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46254-3326
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-492-1603
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