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Jamaican Me Hungry - CLOSED

73 State St, Charleston, SC 29401-2067
+1 843-727-0040
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
17 Sep 2016
“Waste Place!”
12 Sep 2016
“Delish! Looking forward to returning!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
73 State St, Charleston, SC 29401-2067
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed September 17, 2016

My family and I placed a large take out order and was unable to eat the food. Salty, rubbery oxtails, salty curry chicken, stale fish that smells like ammonia, and uncooked rice and peas. The only edible item was the beef patty with coco bread....More

Thank Tasha B
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I loved everything I tasted. The festivals, my soup, my boyfriends fish dish he got...very tasty. The place is small and unassuming, nothing too fancy, but at least they look like they put some effort into the decor to make it looksomewhat nice and intimate....More

Thank laladancer
Reviewed August 30, 2016

My family and I arrived at this "restaurant" famished after a day of sightseeing in beautiful Charleston SC. The waitress a little disappointed as she may have had plans for after work, which our large party of six may have forced her to delay. She...More

Thank rogergrubb
Reviewed November 4, 2015

First, we arrived at noon and the restaurant wasn't open- the cook was waiting to get in. So we came back. No jerk chicken available- which is odd since that is a signature dish one would think. The service was pleasant, but slow- no rush...More

Thank oldag84
Reviewed October 29, 2015

What a relief after a disappointing meal at 'Aw Shucks' across the road the previous day. Don't expect express service but so what? I married into a Caribbean family so when I ordered and the waitress/owner? murmured “hmmm” I realised that it was a good...More

Thank MikeGOsterleyMiddx
Reviewed October 19, 2015

This is absolute the one place I have to go every time I am in Charleston. Bottom up the Best Caribbean Restaurant I have been in in the U.S. so far. Great food, great presentation, great service. The one negative if there is one, you...More

Thank Sheldon W
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Fabulous authentic Jamaican Food! Wonderful, knowledgable and entertaining staff. Cant wait to go back to Charleston.

Thank Patt B
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Recommend by a store clerk and so glad we took her advice as a place to dine for some real Caribbean Cuisine. The crab cakes were wonderful and the curry goat unbelievable. My husband had the red snapper that was to LIVE for. My sister-in-law...More

Thank Prophetess Ange... S
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Had lunch yesterday at this restaurant very warm and kind staff. The food was delicious! The staff was very courteous and conversational. I left the restaurant with a smile on my face!

Thank mikieb2
Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

service and food! We arrived there in enough time for our meal to already be prepared but still had to wait an additional 30min. and there was no one in the restaurant. We waited in the restaurant while our food was being prepared. After our...More

1  Thank Bobby C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 State St, Charleston, SC 29401-2067
    (S Market St.)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-727-0040
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Description
Still looking? Haven't found authentic Caribbean food? You're about to experience a new wave in fine Caribbean cuisine. Discover "the next generation, the all new bona fide Caribbean dining experience". Your palate will be awakened to rediscover a culinary pride that has now influenced the world. Caribbean cuisine may have come late to the world's culinary scene, but it has proven to be one of the most buoyant additions. Come enjoy a taste of the Islands.
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