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Taste of the Islands

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909 W Spring Creek Pkwy Ste 300, Plano, TX 75023-4475
+1 972-517-5900
11:00 - 17:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing! Fabulous! Best of the islands right here! The ox tail are soooooo tender! Grab a Ting and enjoy!

Thank Dee B
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Our first visit and not at all disappointed. Kids got chicken curry plate. Everyone was happy. Hubby was also happy with his choice. My oxtail soup were still quite fatty and could have cooked longer, but still good. Little place with big portions, friendly staff and good flavors. Cabbage is really good too.

Thank Maegan P
Plano, Texas
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203 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Taste of the Islands is hidden in the elbow of an unassuming 70's small strip center. You'll be tempted to drive right by, but then you'd be missing out on some good and inexpensive Carrribean food, which seems to be a rarity in the area. It's a simple little spot, both inside and out, except for the brightly colored attached... More 

Thank s2mc
Denton, Texas
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch today and I have to say this was worth the drive. The food tasted exactly like the food we had in the Caribbean. It's nothing fancy, a little hole in the wall in a stupid mall. I had the curried chicken and my husband had the curried beef. It came with delicious rice, cabbage and spinach.... More 

Thank sadie155Denton
Lubbock, Texas
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

stayed in the colony this was the closest carribean restaurant and it was AMAZING! small little place, imported spices and drink picked up some Jamaica spice and malta. coming back for sure 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

Thank Mari N
McKinney, Texas
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2013

Yesterday was my first time trying this place out. I had the Curry goat with spinach. It was okay....not overly flavorful. But I think I'll give the place another shot. I think my bill was a little high but I didn't realize the discrepancy until I left. It's an average/above average place.

Thank Yral R
McKinney, Texas
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2013

I know good Caribbean food when I taste it , and this definitely wasn't any good. I ordered curry Goat and the jerk chicken and it was awful! Don't think I will be goin there ever again.

Thank Felecia S
Dallas, Texas
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2013

The food there is just marginal not authentic and I would expect. I ordered curry goat and dhal porrie and it was not tasty to even eat so I threw it out. I will keep going there just to buy my carribbean groceries and stay away from the food. I have also been there for a Soca party and had... More 

Thank Jessica972
Dallas, Texas
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167 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2012 via mobile

Check out the nights they have comedy shows! So much fun with good drinks and food to go along with it!

1 Thank Lisamg01
Coppell, Tx
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2012

We had the jerk chicken and stewed tilapia. It was delicious and very large servings. The staff is friendly and answered all our questions. They also have a bar next door that has live music at times. They also sell Jamaican sauces, plantain chips etc in the general store part.

Thank KillerB33

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
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Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 W Spring Creek Pkwy Ste 300, Plano, TX 75023-4475
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: +1 972-517-5900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?