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Tropical Cuisine

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4899 Old National Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30337-6234
+1 404-767-7421
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Baunbridge, Georgia, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my family have been eating here for over 3 years. The food is great and the family us wonderful!! Tried the brown stew shrimp for the first time, it was so good, we went back again.

Thank 401daphnef
Huntsville, Alabama
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91 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I tried this place after seeing reviews on trip advisor. I took someone's advice and got the curry goat plate. It was good but I had lots of fat on the meat and bones, which I did not expect. Had I know about the bones, I would have ordered something else. Overall it was good but I would get the... More 

Thank khill72
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! This place has a menu that rivals my Caribbean Roots! (Jamaican & Belizian)! I had the Conch...3 ways sauteed, fried, and Stewed Snapper w/ Shrimp, Yellow Rice, and Calaloo. My Sweetheart had : Salmon Salad, Oxtails,Yams,and Steamed Cabbage. We shared our desserts: Carrot Cake & Red Velvet Cheescake. This was my best Carribean Meal in Atlanta!!!! A New Fav... More 

Thank Tamara B
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A variety of dishes were all quite good. The place was packed at lunch so service a little slow, but definitely worth the slight wait for food. Food this good shouldn't be hurried.

Thank Sally K
Atlanta, Georgia
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Tropical Cuisine has simply good food. They cook to order, so there is typically a bit of a wait, however, the food is well worth it. I ordered the callaloo and saltfish. It arrived piping hot and delicious for my take-out order. Prices are average. Service is friendly. The dine-in atmosphere is basic. The restroom is clean. It's very convenient... More 

Thank MagicWandi
Roswell Ga, United States
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The restaurant looks like an out of the way place that you might not give a thought to going in. The inside is clean an the atmosphere very welcoming. The food is very fresh. It takes a little longer to prepare, but the food is excellent. Especially the jerk wraps and goat. Prices are good for the money, Staff friendly

Thank gailbD2322RN
Burleson, Texas
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92 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Dang, this place is good. I couldn't find my original restaurant, but k we this one go decent reviews. When I saw all the cars out front, I decided to risk it. Don't let the area scare you away. The place is a true hole in the wall. Take out or dine in and you seat yourself. I had the... More 

Thank Amy B
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Looks like a hole in the wall, but service and food were excellent. Spicy Jerk Chicken✔✔ Vegetable Samosa ✔ Vegetable Roti✔ and Collard Greens✔✔❗ Definitely recommend for authentic Caribbean food. Service was fabulous and friendly, but food like this is not fast so enjoy. Four stars only as our plantains never made it to the table😐 and Yams had too... More 

Thank RiRiTex
Mauldin, South Carolina
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

In our group we had native Jamaicans, Trinidadians, and Dominicans. Although the beef patties weren't on the list, they do sell them for $2. The saltfish and ackee with dumplings, little bananas, and yam were AMAZING! The sweet plantains were cooked perfectly throughout, and jerk chicken was deliciously extra spicy. Seems like the chicken was seasoned, cooked, and then had... More 

1 Thank jamiprincesa84
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172 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This is our second favorite restaurant in or close to the 285 loop. Just an amazing place to eat. The jerk chicken with black beans and yellow rice, tropical shrimp fettuccine, and oxtail are superb and worth the drive. The place is not in the greatest area but there are always friendly people there with tons of airport workers and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4899 Old National Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30337-6234
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-767-7421

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?