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About Chef Rob's Caribbean Cafe

Chef Rob�s Caribbean Caf� is located in Atlanta, Georgia and promises a good vibe, good people and great food. Dinner specials are available and can include curried goat, braised beef oxtail and dry-rubbed spare ribs. Guest will also find a lounge in Chef Rob�s Caribbean Caf� which stocks cocktails, liquor, hookah, wine and VIP packages to browse and enjoy.

If you are new to Caribbean food and want something more familiar, that�s no problem at Chef Rob's Caribbean Cafe. You can try the jerk Caesar salad, fish and chips or North Atlantic salmon. For those who want something different, there are many options. Also available are a handful of vegetarian dishes and some great desserts.

5920 Roswell Road
Suite 117
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Caribbean, Jamaican

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 11:30am - 10:00pm
Friday: 11:30am - 11:00pm
Saturday: 12:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 2:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
Behind Whole Foods Sandy Springs

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(404) 250-3737

Website:
http://www.chefrobscafe.com/

Entertainment:
On special occasions, check our website for further details.

Catering:
We offer full service catering. Large events, weddings, business meetings, we have been trusted with large celebrity events and much more.

Parking Details:
We have a huge parking lot with many spaces close to the restaurant. We also have Handicap access.

Public Transit:
Marta close bus stops very close by.

Executive Chef:
Robert Gayle

Private Party Facilities:
We offer a semi private dining area. Please call ahead to reserve your space.

Private Party Contact:
Chef Rob or Staff: (404) 250-3737

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
We can hold your special event at our location. For our special events check our website or like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

Chef Rob's Caribbean Cafe Ratings and Reviews

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4.0

Overall Rating

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food

4.2

service

4.0

ambience

3.8

value

3.6

Noise

Moderate

79% would recommend it to a friend

Great for Lunch (77)
Fit for Foodies (58)
Good for Groups (54)
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Neighborhood Gem (52)
Late-night Find (41)
Hot Spot (36)
Special Occasion (30)
Vibrant Bar Scene (27)
Great for Brunch (21)
Kid-friendly (17)
Romantic (14)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Notable Wine List (4)
Casual (2)
Comfort Food (2)
Cozy (2)
Good for a Date (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Healthy (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Authentic (1)
Good for Birthdays (1)
Creative Cuisine (1)
Good for Anniversaries (1)
Outstanding Value (1)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Tasting Menu (1)
Vegan (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 21, 2016

Nice place dine
The oxtails were great
My waiter was very nice and friendly

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for a Date, Authentic, Casual, Worth the Drive, Tasting Menu
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 21, 2016

The food was pretty good and flavorful. I just wish there was more meat on the bone in the stew chicken dish.I didn't like the roti bread. My husband said the oxtails were ok.Our waitress was very sweet and attentive.I would like to return and try another dish.

Tags: Comfort Food, Casual
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 21, 2016

The meal wasn't authentic. It wasn't a real carribean restaurant. The food was very salty and had mostly bones in the oxtails. Over priced and wasn't worth the money spent. If you are from the islands don't bother to use your money here.. I will never go back to this place nor will my business friends.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 13, 2016

Still a hot spot & great neighborhood place to get your 'caribbean thirst' fulfilled. Been around since the beginning and love that Chef Rob has perfected the recipes, diversified the menu, has added the food truck, AND expanded to an 'Upscale Lounge' for a more 'grown & sexy' crowd. Stay terrific Chef!

Tags: Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 13, 2016

The food was delicious , it was my best friend's and I first time dining there. I had the ox tails and she had the special Thai chicken which I tried it was so good!!!! She had never had ox tails before, and she absolutely loves them now. We will definitely return hopefully the next time the lounge area will have more singles males that will dance! The dj played age appropriate music, it's just men don't mingle like they use too!

Tags: Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 13, 2016

Had a great lunch with a friend since she had never been. She loved it and planning to come back...great staff, food and drinks.

Tags: Kid-friendly, Great for Lunch, Late-night Find, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 10, 2016

Quality food and great service. Always a pleasure to dine at Chef Rob's!

Tags: Hot Spot, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Late-night Find, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 8, 2016

A very nice dinner. Great jerk chicken!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 7, 2016

REMINDS ME OF HOME

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 4, 2016

Food was very good. Our service started out great, but something must have occurred in the restaurant while we were there bc our servers switched and the initial one seemed to be upset. I would have loved it much more if I didn't think everything was overpriced. Our tab seemed pretty high considering we both drank water.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 2, 2016

The food took a long time to come out due to some UberEats orders, according to our waiter. Waiter was amazing. Food was decent.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 30, 2016

Appreciated that the restroom was very clean! That says a lot about the place in itself.

Tags: Great for Lunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 28, 2016

The location of the restaurant/bar is ideal...not too far off I-285...and plenty of parking space. The service was inviting and the food plenty and good tasting. Upgrading the utensils, glassware and plates would really make this place shine brighter.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 24, 2016

Excellent service and the food could not be better. They have excellent vegetarian options and the oxtails are the best I have eaten.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 22, 2016

I love Chef Rob's. I have been going for years. The lounge was a great addition!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 22, 2016

I was quite disappointed in my experience bc I had dined there earlier this month and BRAGGED BRAGGED BRAGGED to my friends on how good the Chicken Marsala was... My boyfriend and I ordered the $30 appetizer platter that was lacking flavor, soul, Caribbean flare and authentication! It was something straight out of Walmart freezer section consisting of Popcorn Shrimp, Cocunut Shrimp, Egg Rolls (One of the 2 things I did get to enjoy) & the Jerk Chicken Wings (My boyfriend enjoyed)! Now on to the drinks... We both ordered a Bob Marley! And the only thing we tasted was Pineapple juice! The drinks were so far watered down, I was highly disappointed. And the for the main course... We ordered the jerk chicken and Oxtails combonplate. The chicken was not cleaned well and I had to spit the food out bc I had a big piece of chicken fat still attached. The Oxtails that EVERYBODY bragged about were lukewarm and tasted like they were cooked in a beer broth! Not an original Caribbean flavor! I ordered Mac N Cheese (LOVED IT) vs the rice and peas and yet rice and peas were delivered. I was so out done that I didn't even bother to tell my waiter. I really had enjoyed my meal the week before but the last time resulted in a dining experience I never want to experience again. Definitely NOT worth the $80 spent!

Tags: Notable Wine List
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 21, 2016

I purchased a groupon for dinner because I had eaten at chef Rob's at three times previous and the food was pretty good. But this evening they were busy because of a party and the food and service was very poor. It took at least 15 minutes for our server to come by and at least 30 minutes to get our food, maybe longer. Some of my food was cool and some of it was luke warm. My jerk chicken was tough and bled in several areas. My oxtails were bland, lacking any flavor. Our server didn't give any refills on drinks nor did she ask. I gave them another chance even after my last visit was so so. I won't be returning to chef rob's.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 21, 2016

I have been living under a rock not to have found this place earlier! Lived in Sandy Springs for over 30 years - an interesting Groupon took me to this gem. Can't wait to go back. Simple but tasty and different fare. Coconut rice - yum!! Go for yourselves. Hidden secret in Sandy Springs. Service was exceptional - suggested what I was looking for and the friendly and knowledgeable waitress suggested an option that was an altered version of a menu item. Enjoy!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 18, 2016

Great service. The waitress greeted us with a wam smile.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 12, 2016

Lunch portions were small for the price. Food was tasty.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 10, 2016

The restaurant AC was not working, the server was fanning herself with a to go box while taking orders. The food was ok. Didn't really remind me of authentic Jamaican food. One of my guests is from Jamaica and was very unhappy with the taste of the food. The snapper was overcooked..very chewy and smelled fishy when they delivered it. The oxtails tasted like bland brown gravy had been poured on it.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 9, 2016

Loved the Jerk & Chicken Curry Combo and definitely gotta have the banana bread pudding with Rum Ice cream. Definitely recommend

Tags: Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 8, 2016

The service was great!!! Our server was very nice and attentive. The food was delicious and served hot. I definitely recommend the tropical margarita...it's a great cocktail.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 8, 2016

I used a groupon and was very satisfied with the value and the taste of the food.

Tags: Great for Lunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 5, 2016

Service was extremely slow and confused, food was served in small portions for the price and at the end they try to push you a 18% undisclosed gratuity.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 29, 2016

It was my boyfriends birthday and he loved the food!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 28, 2016

I ordered curry chicken, mac & cheese, collard greens and plantains. The chicken, collard greens and plantains were served nice and hot. The mac & cheese was barely warm and a bit stiff. The curry chicken and collard greens were heavily seasoned with sugar. The sugar overpowered the curry flavor. The collard greens were also too sweet. The plantains were the only item that didn't have added sugar. The portions were sufficient.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 27, 2016

The server, Lexi, was fantastic in serving us. She got our drinks and food to us swiftly. Speaking of the food, the kitchen staff did an amazing job on the food! My plate was completely clean, save for the two bones from the oxtails! Lexi periodically checked to ensure our drinks were full.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Notable Wine List
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 26, 2016

The jerk egg rolls delicious and spicy.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 25, 2016

We were waited on as soon as we arrived. The waitress was very attentive to our needs while we were there. Overall this is a great place for a date night. My husband and I really enjoyed it.

Patricia

Tags: Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 24, 2016

There was a total lack of service. Parties seated after my group were served first. No one came to check on the table only to take our order and bring the food. I won't be visiting again and advise others not to either if they value customer experience.

Food was good.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on June 24, 2016

I truly enjoyed my dining experience at Chef Rob's. The food was excellent. I took my cousin to lunch there for her birthday. I would have rated 5 stars for everything, but I did not like that 18% gratuity was automatically added to my bill. I like to decide the amount of my tip. I would have given 20%, but since the server made the decision for me, I left it at 18%.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 19, 2016

I will not recommend this place, food was average nothing was outstanding. Taste was average. Waste of money.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 18, 2016

They customer service is zero percent minus nothing

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 5, 2016

Food was ecellent. Service very good. Staff friendly, and helpful.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 4, 2016

Great food and drinks!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 4, 2016

Find great food and a cultural flair with this find. Enjoy something new and have fun. Great with groups or a date. Only thing I would say that would help make this a great place for kids is to prepare to bring some crayons for your child. They have the pages to color and keep your child busy, but no crayons :/ All in all, the food is delicious and I look forward to hanging out with wifey again in the near feature.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 3, 2016

Chef Robs is amazing restaurant. Everything about it is wonderful from the food, the staff, the chef , and the atmosphere. A hidden jewel in the community.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 3, 2016

Food was not authentic Caribbean food. Brown stew chicken was tangy and watery VS sweet and thick. Iced tea cost 3.00, highway robbery and gratuity was already included standard 18% for a party of 2. Will not be going back.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on May 29, 2016

The food was absolutely amazing! The price is on the higher end. That's why I recommend going on a date. Unless money is not an option.

Tags: Special Occasion
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