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Island Breeze Grill

220 N Poindexter St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4414
+1 252-338-0048
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“jerk chicken” (10 reviews)
“goat” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (3 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
220 N Poindexter St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4414
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant, very clean. At lunchtime the have a very good buffet plus you can order from the menu. They offer a great variety of Jamaican plates. The manager and wait staff were very pleasant and helpful

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Went on a Sunday for brunch, the server ushered us inside and invited us to have a look at the buffet they were serving, we decided to stay. The goat and meats in general were great. The candied yams were to die for!! Loved the...More

Thank sandym7872013
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

First time visit here and was impressed with the quality and selection of the buffet. Fresh veggies, tasty sides and quality meats. Everything appeared to be prepared fresh. Service was outstanding and very friendly. Will definitely return!

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

All of their sides are vegetarian-friendly: no meat, no animal stock, no broth in the veggies. In the south, where beans and bacon are a given, their sides alone make this place a gem. They also serve organic chicken, though I'm not sure if it's...More

1  Thank CMsirP
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

We were lost looking for somewhere for lunch and came across Island Breeze Grill, was bit sure about a Jamaican style restaurant but we were running out of time. Had the buffet, priced right, everything was hot and the BBQ Chicken was some of the...More

Thank Capt. Adam S
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I went back to the establishment. It has regressed since my last visit. I didn't try the jerk chicken or beef. I should have remained with the signature dishes. I tried the Escovitch Fish. It was described as lightly breaded and infused with lemon. It...More

Thank JackN230
Reviewed 20 May 2015

When visiting Island Breeze for the first time I was sadly disappointed. I went in and stood in the entry way waiting to be greeted or seated in some way. They were not busy, only 3 tables had diners, so you would expect that someone...More

Thank Odella B
Reviewed 14 April 2015

While the food is great here, both times it took over 50' to get our food. I know the food is cooked to order, so if you don't want to sit for over an hour, order ahead of time. They are great about having the...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

The food was great. We went for lunch and we're pleasantly surprised to get the buffet. I tried fish, jerk chicken, curry, meatloaf, rice and beans, potatoes, salad bar, and Red Stripe. Everything was excellent. Our 5 year old got the buffet and the kitchen...More

Thank NicholasMaryland
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The new location is well done. It is attractive and comfortable. The food is outstanding. If you are in Elizabeth City or its environs, you must try out the tasty choices. The salad was a superb mix of lettuces that completed the very fresh and...More

2  Thank JackN230
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 N Poindexter St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4414
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Elizabeth City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-338-0048
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