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

  • 5 star review  Awesome and delightful food, I loved the atmosphere the place has, and the cashiers were helpful. I will definitely come back again.

    thumb Krista Wagner
    December 9, 2019
  • 5 star review  Had the Jerk Tenderloi, greens and fried plantains... Wasn't over seasoned and had great flavor. Gonna try the jerk chicken next time.

    thumb Hiram Page
    July 13, 2019
  • 5 star review  Mom picked the place today. Food was just awesome! Had Mama G meal. Amy was polite and proficient. The prices are right too. First timer here and I will return. Myself, 17 yrs within Hospitality Industry, highly recommend this location! TY!

    thumb Katherine Bresnahan
    April 16, 2019