Murphy’s West End Restaurant
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Murphy’s is a simple beach hut serving spectacular breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. You’ll enjoy homemade food and filling portions, for a very reasonable price. Hammocks hang under the thatched roof seating area, making it the perfect spot to hang out with friends while sipping ice cold Red Stripe and listening to reggae. Have their jerk chicken served with rice and peas and fried plantains for a taste of a Jamaican classic. If you go once, you’ll be sure to go back just to hang out with the friendly hosts.
Murphy’s West End Restaurant, West End Road, Negril, Jamaica, +1(876) 367-0475
Hidden away in the mountains, just outside of Negril, Zimbali’s offers a welcomed change from the hot, bustling beach scene. The restaurant is part of the small hotel, Zimbali Retreats, which believes in holistic, authentic, cultural experiences that will get you closer to nature and feeling completely rejuvenated at the end of your visit. The restaurant offers a creative, primarily vegetarian menu created from the freshest ingredients, grown on the property’s own organic farm. They invite guests to tour the farm before or after their meals, allowing you to see how they are able to sustainably operate the retreat all year round. They pride themselves on happily catering to anyone with special dietary needs, including vegans and people on gluten-free diets.
3 Dives Restaurant and Cliff Bar
At 3 Dives, you’ll be dining cliff side while enjoying some of the best jerk in Negril. It is neither fancy nor fast, but it’s a relaxed environment where food is to be relished and enjoyed to the fullest. Their jerk comes with a homemade ‘granny’ sauce that is so good, many visitors take bottles of it home. Every year the restaurant hosts a Jerk Festival, inviting locals and tourists to come enjoy good music, excellent food and good irie vibes. Summer months are lobster season in Jamaica, and you won’t want to miss the grilled lobster at 3 Dives. Make sure to get an extra helping of granny sauce too.
Negril’s coastal geography offers both white sand beaches and rocky limestone cliffs. The restaurant, located at the Rockhouse Hotel, rests between picturesque cliffs and an oasis of lush tropical vegetation. You’ll have panoramic views of the cerulean blue ocean while dining on an island inspired menu that highlights the best of Caribbean cuisine. The fresh, seasonal ingredients used in the restaurant are sourced from the hotel’s organic garden located on the property. Arrive for an early dinner and you’ll have front row seats to one of the most spectacular sunsets on the planet. The stunning setting is perfect for intimate, romantic dinners.
Rockhouse Restaurant, Rockhouse Hotel, West End Rd, Negril, Jamaica, +1(876) 957-4373