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Cool Runnings Jamaican Grill

8270 W Bellfort St, Houston, TX 77071-2202
+1 713-777-1566
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“peas” (10 reviews)
“jerk pork” (5 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8270 W Bellfort St, Houston, TX 77071-2202
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The manager owner is a jerk, he has a terrible attitude and he don't know how to treat people, very unprofessional when it comes to dealing with people. I don't know what happen to the jerk taste to the chicken it taste more like baked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Life R
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Last weekend after leaving the hair salon me and my daughter decided to stop at Cool Running Jamaican Cruisine on Bellfort. I ordered oxtails with rice & peas, cabbage and plantain. My daughter ordered Stewed Chicken with rice & peas, cabbage and plantain and goat...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Charlie J
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I visited Houston last week. Friends suggested a Jamacian brunch, I'm not a big fan of Caribbean cuisine. This place was great, an all you can eat buffet with complimentary mamosa and lemonade. I enjoyed it.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TerSa W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

They have the best Sunday Brunch in Houston. Food desert and it comes with bottomless Mimosas and dessert. Jerk hamburgers Stewed Chicken and Curry Shrimp are all delicious

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank grford
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We walked through the take out area to the dining room. We were immediately greeted and asked if this was our first time visiting, which it was. The greeter explained everything in great detail. Our original plan was to order jerk chicken plates, but apparently...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Christian P
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

The service at this restaurant is just bad. Server didn't refill drinks or bring napkins. It was only 2 other tables occupied in the restaurant so it was not busy. Confusing dining versus takeout area with multiple doors outside. It is not until you get...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Raychell C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We've been eating this wonderful Jamaican (Caribbean) food since our trip to Grand Cayman a few years ago. This food is so authentic! Outstanding grilled jerk chicken and jerk pork(only on weekends). Delicious oxtails and gravy; ooh, that gravy!! Great sides like cabbage and plantains,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bigkev3273
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Hearty portions, good roti, friendly staff. Reasonable prices. Bellefort street Houston. The jerk chicken is better than the curry. Gotta try it.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank AdmitGuru84
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Saw this on place on FoodTV and decided to try it. It was great. We each had a combo plate of oxtails, curried goat, rice and peas and a vegetables. The oxtails were smooth and rich. Rice and peas (beans) was scrumptious; a much smoother...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 0annetteb
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a Friday night. Greeter was nice and she seated us. Greeter came and apologized because she noticed waiter hadn't come to our table. Waiter showed up thereafter gave us a menu and left . She came back took our food order. When...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Chun06
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8270 W Bellfort St, Houston, TX 77071-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-777-1566
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