ROCKFORD (WREX) — Jamaica on the Grill celebrated its grand opening today.
The restaurant is located at East State Street, next to Grill'n'Green.
It offers a variety of seafood, tropical fruits and traditional Jamaican meals.
The owner says it hopes the restaurant will open up a new type of cuisine to people who have never had Jamaican food.
"Jamaican cuisine, Island cuisine, it's special stuff. Its not easy to find it even in a big city like Chicago you can not find it in Rockford, being here, bringing a difference, a cultural mixing and embracing, I think that is something good for the area,"said own Mac Sall
The restaurant is opens everyday at 11.