With inflation on the rise, even daytime lunches are becoming less affordable. For a good lunch, ideally, it should be something quick and filling that doesn’t break the bank.
Speaking with Our Today, “Jermaine ‘Scottycus” Watson from TikTok and Instagram series What a Grand Can Do shared 5 places in Kingston where someone can get an affordable lunch with some variety.
Check them out below:
Craving something Italian? Pizza Please is an Italian, dine-in and take-out pizza restaurant where customers can enjoy, long fermentation pan pizza, fresh, local and unique ingredients.
Ask about their combo where you can get 2 slices and a drink for under J$1000.
Pizza Please has three locations in Kingston, 24 Constant Spring Road – Shop#3 Village Plaza, 134 Old Hope Road – Shop#16 Liguanea Plaza and Victoria Pier on Ocean Boulevard.
Do you just need something familiar and more affordable? MB Restaurant is a family owned cook shop that offers customers all the classic Jamaican lunches.
They are located at Midway Mall, Mannings Hill Road.
Captain Smoothie Ja
Are you the type of person that wants a light and healthy smoothie for lunch? Check out Captain Smoothy Ja for a delicious and nutritious option.
They have two locations in Kingston, Up Park Camp and Crossroads.
Craving seafood? Fish Pot is the place to be in Kingston for getting your hands on a seafood dish quickly during the lunchtime rush. Try their curry shrimp pasta combo that includes a Tru-Juice drink for J$1062
If you want something even more affordable, you can get their fish nuggets combo for J$732 or grilled and jerk fish sandwiches for J$875.
Fish Pot has two locations in Kingston, Sovereign Centre, Liguanea and 39A Half Way Tree Road.
Craving some Jerk? Located at 152-158 Constant Spring Road, PeppaThyme is a restaurant and bar where customers can enjoy, jerked chicken, pork, sausages, soups and sides, all for an affordable price.
Scotty says customers should ask about their special for $600.