One of Jamaica‘s most famous cities, Montego Bay has sun, sea, sand – and an abundance of seafood. We’ve rounded up the must-visit restaurants that have great food and views to die for.
This brand-new waterfront restaurant at the Montego Bay Yacht Club is now open to the public. The locally owned eatery Marina Palms features classic blue and white decor elements by local interior designer Kathryn Pinto May. Diners can enjoy incredible views of the marina and taste some of the freshest caught fish on the island prepared to your liking. Sip on a freshly blended fruit punch with a shot of white overproof rum and enjoy the live entertainment.
Have the memorable experience of enjoying a meal on the water at the Houseboat Grill in the Montego Bay Marine Park Fish Sanctuary. The menu offers freshly caught seafood served in an array of global dishes, and the daily happy hour starts at 5.30pm. The best place to sit at the upscale casual dining establishment is on the open deck overlooking the bay. Be sure to arrive early if you want to snag a table on the deck for sunset.
One of the most beloved restaurants in Montego Bay, the Pelican Grill has a bright orange exterior and vintage pub interior and has been serving up delicious dishes for over half a century. Conveniently located in the Hip Strip, the historic restaurant is adorned with wood-paneled walls and old-timey brown leather booths. The menu features all of Jamaica’s specialty dishes such as stewed oxtail, West Indian curries, jerk chicken and more.