Devon House

Monument / Landmark, Historic Site, and Park
26 Hope Rd., Kingston, St Andrew Parish, Jamaica
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  • Today
    • Noon–10:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
    • 4:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 2:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 1:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu–Sat
    • Noon–Midnight

Devon House is a heritage site and one of leading national monument and symbol of cultural diversity of Jamaica. The Devon house was built 127 years ago in the 1881 by the first black millionaire of Jamaica, George Steibel.


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  • What you need to know
    Craig J.
    "Best ice cream in jamaica....obviously"(3 Tips)
    Andrae Remla P.
    "Strawberry ice cream ok but devon stout is the best"(2 Tips)
    Shama J.
    "Best Ice Cream EVER! #thatisall"(2 Tips)
    Sophia B.
    "Ice Cream AWESOME!!!! BEST EVER, no questions ask."(18 Tips)
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  • picnics
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  • cocktails
  • mousse
  • shrimp
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  • cones
  • Isabella D.

    The Travel Channel recommends the Patties, stuffed with either chicken, shrimp, fish, or beef.

    Isabella Downey · August 30
  • Jetset Extra

    In its prime during the late 19th century, this mansion was built in a design that would accompany Jamaica’s tropical climate while reflecting the opulence of the fellow properties in this area. Read more

    Jetset Extra · April 21
  • Ruth S.

    Devon House " one drop " ice cream is a must have. Stroll over to the bar and have a Devon Duppy. Careful when you stand up!!

    Ruth Scott · January 13
  • Floydie F.

    Great place for group picnics or chill time with friends or family while enjoying delicious ice cream

    Floydie Francis · December 29, 2014
  • Julia M.

    Want to some ice cream,or meditate,go on a date, or some school trip or family fun, check out Devon House.

    Julia McLean · December 6, 2014
  • Craig C.

    Ice-cream is great

    Craig Campbell · October 16, 2014
  • Sophia B.

    Ice Cream AWESOME!!!! BEST EVER, no questions ask. The only problem is the long line

    Sophia Bunsie · July 29, 2014
  • Yeuniek H.

    Bad Dawg Hot Dogs were delicious! yum :) w/ a cold red stripe light (y)

    Yeuniek Hinds · December 14, 2012
  • Roaming Donkey J.

    Come by from Wed to Sun for the Bad Dawg Hot Dogs over by the lawn. They're pretty decent!

    Roaming Donkey Jamaica · November 19, 2012
  • Dani E.

    Best ice-cream on the island! Nice serene atmosphere to just chill and relax too.

    Dani Elle · September 2, 2012
  • Sashoy P.

    I Scream 4 Ice Cream! ^.^ #BestInJamaica!!! <3

    Sashoy Plummer · March 30, 2012
  • Kim C.

    A little history and little ice cream. Try a Sunday evening picnic with the family

    Kim Clarke · March 23, 2012
  • Heather M.

    love the restaurant here. try the lamb shank :)

    Heather Mariam · March 21, 2012
  • Shama J.

    Best Ice Cream EVER! #thatisall

    Shama Johnson · February 15, 2012
  • Kat C.

    At the Icecream Shop: try the Crunchie Munchie icecream

    Kat Chin See · February 9, 2012
  • Shan C.

    Devon House I Scream is by far the single most popular store at Devon House, and a household name across Jamaica.

    Shan C-Moretti · January 27, 2012
  • Tigrëss A.

    Come on a cool evening. The ambiance alone makes it a pleasure!

    Tigrëss Ags · December 13, 2011
  • Channae R.

    Double: chocolate and crunchy monkey :D can u say yummy?!

    Channae Reynolds · November 28, 2011
  • Meily M.

    Some of the best ice cream you could ever have.

    Meily M · November 8, 2011
  • Sunita P.

    Don't worry abt the crowd...array of choices in 1 spot-Ice-crem, dinner, lunch pastries and clothes even...

    Sunita Peterkin · November 1, 2011
  • Tara P.

    Check out Bin 26 their wine selection is great& service and atmosphere lovely.

    Tara Playfair · October 31, 2011
  • Kyle C.

    The Ice Cream is Ok... But the pastries are AMAZING. Check out Bin as well and the pub there.

    Kyle Campbell · October 22, 2011
  • Jorja C.

    can b real crowded at times

    Jorja Clark · October 10, 2011
  • Tara P.

    Devon Stout ice cream #thatisall

    Tara Playfair · September 14, 2011
  • Yanique D.

    On Mondays and Tuesdays they have ice cream specials on the quarts, single and double cones.

    Yanique Dawkins · July 27, 2011
  • Craig J.

    Best ice cream in jamaica....obviously

    Craig Jacas · July 8, 2011
  • William G.

    Nice place to relax and leave the hustle and bustle outside the walls.

    William Greenwood · November 21, 2010
  • Play J.

    best ice cream in the world

    Play Jamaica · October 11, 2010
  • christopher m.

    best cocktail drinks. nice place to hang with your girl

    christopher mcfarlane · October 4, 2010
  • Andrae Remla P.

    Strawberry ice cream ok but devon stout is the best

    Andrae Remla Palmer · August 29, 2010
  • Sadiq M.

    Maybe the best ice-cream in the world... Yep, I said it!!

    Sadiq Marsh · August 22, 2010
  • rico art

    a mansion of the first black Jamaican became millionaire.

    rico art · July 23, 2010
  • Allison C.

    2-4-1 on cones on Tuesdays. Best value.

    Allison Charmaine · June 19, 2010
  • Gordon S.

    While at devon house, go to chocolate dreams & get a cup or mousse - so makes traffic more bearable!!

    Gordon Swaby · January 23, 2010
  • Geezy N.

    The best ice cream in Kingston

    Geezy Nkhari · January 14, 2010
  • Luisa A.

    Hermoso lugar, delicioso helado, linda arquitectura y jardines! Imperdible en Kingston!

    Luisa Aristizabal · October 18, 2013
  • Delia D.

    Da ice cream Ȋ̝̊ڪ worth da wait #longassline

    Delia De Souza · October 10, 2011
  • Julian I.

    Line too bombaat long!

    Julian Ingledew · October 25, 2010