About Us

Rodney’s Jamaican Grill is the restaurant that locals visit to experience the taste and sounds of Jamaica. With our warm atmosphere, tasty Jamaican food, and endless supply of Red Stripe, you are ensured a great experience.

Our Story

Where It All Began

Rodney Williams is the owner, chef and visionary of Rodney’s Jamaican Grill. Originally from Montego Bay, Jamaica he now calls Bradenton home. Rodney is known for his strong work ethic, culinary skills, warmth, and friendly demeanor. Always greeting his guests with a smile. He has always enjoyed cooking. Learning how to cook meals with his grandmother. Rodney takes pride in his food and is his biggest critic. He honors the traditional methods of authentic Jamaican cooking. Yes they grill their Jerk Chicken! Always using fresh spices and strives to source the freshest, local grown produce whenever possible.

“Make sure to visit Rodney’s Jamaican Grill to experience a taste of Jamaican cooking!”
Rodney Williams


What People are Saying

  • review rating 5  Awesome atmosphere! Food is the bomb! Highly recommend this place! Rodeny is hands on owner!! Great place!

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  • review rating 5  Oh My Lord this food is amazing! Everything my lips touched was delicious!!! Ox tails, jerk chicken, curry goat, rice and peas, mac n cheese, and plantains all excellent!!!! ...and the portions are huge. I got lunch for tomorrow!

    thumb Sparkle Simmons
  • review rating 5  Great Jamaican food, awesome atmosphere, and music. Will definitely continue going here.

    thumb Hemming Shelby