Miss Lily's & Melvin's Juice Box

Miss Lily's & Melvin's Juice Box

Caribbean Restaurant and Juice Bar
130-132 W Houston St (btwn Sullivan & MacDougal St), New York, NY 10012, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Wed
    • 6:00 PM–Midnight
  • Thu–Sat
    • 6:00 AM–1:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–5:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–Midnight
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Wi-Fi:
No
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
9.3/10

Based on 789 votes

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Total Visitors
10,407
Total Visits
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  • What you need to know
    Daniel L
    "Make it a jerk night and indulge in jerk corn and chicken!"(13 Tips)
    Flo Flo
    "The corn is delicious and I had the jerk chicken salad...yummy!"(64 Tips)
    Martha
    "get the corn, jerk wings, chicken, short ribs, oxtail."(17 Tips)
    Pedro A.
    "Love the roti chicken and vegetable one also the coconut cake"(9 Tips)
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  • jerk chicken
  • oxtail
  • lively
  • coconut cake
  • juice
  • corn
  • authentic
  • trendy
  • spicy food
  • fruit juice
  • cocktails
  • casual
  • good for a late night
  • cozy
  • fritters
  • healthy food
  • good for a quick meal
  • cod
  • coffee
  • sangria
  • Ari N.

    I could eat their jerk chicken for days. 😍😍😍😍

    Ari Nagar · 2 hours ago
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  • Monica C.

    On my first day of restaurant week Miss Lily's gave to me: jerk corn, watermelon & feta salad, jerk chicken and dark n' stormy rum cake! The servings are generous and the staff is very friendly!

    Monica Cullen · 5 days ago
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  • Longfei X.

    Chicken roti is certainly very tasty, can't go wrong with that

    Longfei Xing · 2 weeks ago
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  • Alexis B.

    Really good vibes for dinner. Loud music, dim lighting, tasty cocktails, cool food selection. Watermelon salad really refreshing, good fish tacos

    Alexis Bendjouia · 2 weeks ago
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  • Claus R.

    Oxtail stew if you are really hungry

    Claus Rodgaard · 3 weeks ago
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  • Linda P.

    The jerk chicken salad was hearty and healthy.

    Linda Park · June 24
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  • Jess N.

    LOVE AT FIRST BITE: Jerk chicken, jerk pork, oxtail, sangria, rice and beans... Everything! Laid-back yet festive vibe with attentive and fun service. Can't wait to be back for brunch!

    Jess Naldo · June 23
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  • Kyle Cameron S.

    Incredible patty melt!

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  • Tom M.

    You will love any of the smoothies

    Tom Mansfield · June 2
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  • Evan O.

    Jerk chicken

    Evan Osur · May 30
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  • Natasha M.

    You get a lot of food for your money and they make all their own juices.

    Natasha Morini · May 26
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  • CCnyc

    Jerk grilled corn, Jamaican sampler

    CCnyc · May 24
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  • Nyagaka O.

    Conflicted. Food is awesome. Service sucks! Waitress had 2 responses 1) It'll take me 5-10min to determine what's in the vegetable stew, 2) Let me take a stab at what's in the stew. Do not come here f

    Nyagaka Ongeri · May 17
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  • Eric A.

    Very good Caribbean food.

    Eric Andrews · May 17
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  • Gabriela G.

    The best part was the corn!

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  • Gabriela G.

    Jerk grilled corn, jerk chicken, slow roasted pimento short rib, mac and cheese, callaloo

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  • Maria R.

    Jerk chicken all the way 👌

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  • Marcus

    Good vibes, excellent food.

    Marcus · April 26
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  • Seline J.

    A truly diverse restaurant crowd in Manhattan is much appreciated!! Delicious Jamaican food in a fun environment.

    Seline Jung · April 22
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  • Josh M.

    Stop messing around. Get the Jerk Chicken Sandwich ya ninny.

    Josh Mateo · April 19
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  • Rory P.

    Melvin's Juice Box is actually open for lunch. The well spiced jerk chicken platter is a 1/2 chicken so plenty to share

    Rory Parness · April 15
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  • Caroline C.

    Shared menu for two people is fast and tasty!

    Caroline Chung · April 11
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  • Sam B.

    Try the Ting A Ling beer cocktail, grapefruit juice and Red Stripe over ice. Yummm!

    Sam Brown · April 3
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  • Melissa M.

    The food is great, really cool crowd, and the chillest vibe ever.

    Melissa Monsalve · April 2
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  • Jeff W.

    I've been here 4 times & have tried 6 dishes. LOVED: 1) Oxtail Stew Platter 2) Jerk Chicken Platter. See Top 10 dishes on Foodmento: Read more

    Jeff Woo · April 1
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  • Audrey O.

    Beef/chicken patties FTW. The platter options give a generous helping.

    Audrey O · March 30
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  • Theresa R.

    Awkward service (she asked us how much we planned to tip) but great food! Jerk sandwich

    Theresa Roldan · March 30
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  • Gér B.

    Oxtail stew is delicious (better than the chicken, which is still very good)!!

    Gér Bouckaert · March 19
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  • Judith O.

    Currently smashing a jerk chicken (spicy as hell, but not in a needless way) roti. Food is still fusion-y Caribbean but was better & more authentic than I've ever had here before. Also: great coffee.

    Judith O. · March 13
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  • Rob S.

    Rass hot jerk sauce on everything!

    Rob S · March 12
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  • Amanda T.

    for a quick and cheap meal, grab one of the rotis for $9-12

    Amanda Theiler · March 9
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  • Hartej S.

    Jerk chicken. Roti if they have it. Jerk corn. Ableton Jamaican rum. Short ribs.

    Hartej Singh · February 27
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  • Kimmie O.

    Order the Jamaican sampler. It is a feast that includes Curry goat, oxtail stew jerk chicken & callaloo. Get the grilled jerk corn too!

    Kimmie Ohh · February 18
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  • Martha

    excellent food, ambience and staff. a must visit place for everyone. get the corn, jerk wings, chicken, short ribs, oxtail. yummy!

    Martha · February 14
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  • Francine L.

    The coconut water with the coconut meat blended in is amazing

    Francine Li · February 4
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  • Guillo ..

    Great smoothies

    Guillo ... · January 31
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  • walter h.

    That pepper I ate was wayyyy too hot!

    walter henry · January 31
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  • Elevine B.

    Love to come around right before closing time when it's not busy; custom fried fish roti and the reggae 💛

    Elevine Berge · January 16
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  • JYOTI S.

    The sorrel is great. Nice and gingery.

    JYOTI SINGH · January 16
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  • Emilie F.

    You literally can't go wrong. Everything is delicious. Go on your birthday and request a birthday song.

    Emilie Futterman · January 13
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  • Luis S.

    Sucos naturais, comida caribenha e música jamaicana, você acha aqui!!!

    Luis Shimabukuro · January 6
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  • aisha b.

    The partied are soooo good! The juice is fresh and the shop is so cool!! B

    aisha baiocchi · January 4
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  • Dina R.

    The jerk corn is incredible but leave room for jerk chicken too.

    Dina Ragab · December 31, 2014
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  • Frank S.

    Best Coffee in NY !!!!

    Frank S · December 21, 2014
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  • Danyel S.

    best to get the oxtails, and a Ting. + a side of creamy mac 'n' cheese.

    Danyel Smith · December 21, 2014
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  • Sonia G.

    No hard alcohol

    Sonia Grobman · December 19, 2014
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  • Ronak D.

    Melvin makes some great juices but $7 can be steep for a juice. Definitely get the Jerk Chicken Roti!

    Ronak Daya · December 18, 2014
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  • lanamaniac

    Amazing food. Get the corn and jerk chicken.

    lanamaniac · December 16, 2014
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  • Vanessa R.

    in case you're wondering what's Ackee: Jamaican avocado or the best fucking dip you ever got.

    Vanessa Rueda · December 13, 2014
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  • Sofrito i.

    Miss Liliy's roasted potatoes, chicken sausage and grilled jerk corn! #jamaicanfood #goodfood

    Sofrito inmySoul · December 7, 2014
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