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Calypso Caribbean Restaurant

The Wharf, Eanam, Blackburn BB1 5BY, England
+44 1254 261020
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“jerk chicken” (53 reviews)
“red snapper” (29 reviews)
“dumplings” (18 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Wharf, Eanam, Blackburn BB1 5BY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't wait to go back soon! Satisfying soul food at a reasonable price! Loved every bit of it! Yummy.

Thank cath1906
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food great atmosphere and the staff very friendly. The food is really authentic well worth a visit

Thank loulov78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live just across from the Leeds and Liverpool Canal and I really like going to Calypso. Unlike some places, their food is consistently tasty and beautifully cooked while offering great value. We've had a Valentine's Day meal last year and that was lovely. I...More

Thank Agnieszka K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Calypso for my partners birthday. We received a lovely welcome from Sam who I saw looking after people all evening. The guy behind the bar was impressing us with his "cocktail" moves & made Jeff a fab cocktail. We went to Jamaica...More

Thank BurnleyJil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some 4500 miles from the Caribbean, located in a canals side wharf is Blackburn's Calypso restaurant. Now never having been to the Caribbean I can't tell if food is authentic. But what I can say is that the food in the Calypso has been prepared...More

1  Thank Grumpy_Old_Traveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten here a couple of times and love the full plate of jerk/bbq ribs for less than £10 . Beautifully marinated and slow cooked Great atmosphere and really friendly staff. “Big boss” Dave arrived halfway through service and introduced himself individually to every table offering...More

2  Thank Vickipoodle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for lunch with family. Calypso is very nicely unusual in its interior decor , not posh but certainly has an authentic Caribbean atmosphere about it with bright colours Ordered a starter of chicken wings and then a main course of Jerk Chicken leg served...More

1  Thank yoda9133
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Nice food not much range, staff was welcome and lovely atmosphere liked the drinks, came with friends and we had a good time

Thank BenStaff347
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Spent the afternoon here with work colleagues and was amazed by the quality of the food and the amount and choice of food we received. There was approximately 30 adults and for a £25 a head cost we had a Caribbean Buffett. Would not hesitate...More

1  Thank antony h
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We came here after checking out Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. We travelled to Jamaica last year and from walking in it was like going back! The decore is very fitting and food authentic. I couldn't believe how low the prices were for...More

Thank travellingdogheads
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Questions & Answers
Stephanie S
27 March 2016|
Response from David W | Property representative |
The only items on our menu that contain milk or butter are the sweet potato, corn on the cob (although this can be cooked without butter if we are notified in advance), Mayonnaise and the ice creams. If you let us know when... More
6 October 2015|
Response from David W |
Yes we use davenport Rd in Blackburn the kashmir butchers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharf, Eanam, Blackburn BB1 5BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 261020
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