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Texas Caribbean Foods

Map & Directions 1409 S. Lamar St.
Dallas, TX 75215-6800
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214-485-7040
  • Caribbean
  • Sun 1pm-5pm, Mon-Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 12pm-10pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Lot Available, Street

Description

Dallas Observer's Description

Sweet-as-pie owner Ms. Jan serves it up spicy. Proper West Indian vittles just roll that way. There's a smile, and then there's flame shooting out of your ears. Case in point: the jerk chicken wings with rice and cornbread. The real treat here is the oxtail, which is available most of the time. But you never know. It doesn't matter when it's washed down with a ginger beer. Remember, much Caribbean cuisine is born out of a tradition of poverty. Don't be surprised by the Styrofoam and plastic, nor the island-time service. It's the price one must pay for the spice fix.

 
Member Reviews

  • on 05/06/09
    4

    This locally owned nook in the shops of South Side on Lamar seems an unlikely place for a campaign hub or monument to black political history. Yet the bright orange walls are covered with framed paintings of Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X as well as local art that portrays black history. Owner Jan Gore, who was born and raised in Dallas and once worked for Ann Richards, was... More >>

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Tips from foursquare

  • Shawn W. on 07/20/10

    I like the Wings and Rice and the tea is on point.

  • Amanda H. on 02/09/10

    Jerk Chicken Sandwich, one of many delicious items on the menu.

  • Stephanie G. on 06/13/11

    They take a long time to make your food...and I just ordered a chicken wrap to find the chicken was still frozen so they didn't make it. FAIL.

  • Madelyn M. on 09/24/12

    This restaurant closed about a year ago

  • Zandra E. on 08/27/11

    Ox-Tails are amazing and seriously, just order the house sauce by the bucket loads.

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