Coffee with a view: Starbucks opens new location in Ocho Rios

Another cup of coffee, please?

Starbucks Coffee is now serving up flavourful beverages with a scenic seaside view at its new location at Island Village in Ocho Rios, St Ann.

Baristas at Starbucks Jamaica serving flavourful cups of coffee to patrons.
Baristas at Starbucks Coffee in Island Village, Ocho Rios serving flavourful cups of coffee to patrons. (Photos: contributed)

One of the founders of Caribbean Coffee Baristas, Adam Stewart, speaking with BUZZ said: “Once again this signifies the changing of the status quo and is another signal of our confidence in Jamaica.

The scenic view of the new Starbucks Coffee in Ocho Rios.
The scenic view of the new Starbucks Coffee in Ocho Rios.

“This Starbucks located in Ocho Rios’s Island Village will be our second beachfront store. It is a superb location, right next to the cruise ship pier and so should see tourism traffic as well as being well-positioned to serve Jamaican coffee drinkers in Ocho Rios.”

“ It is a superb location, right next to the cruise ship pier”

Adam Stewart, Caribbean Coffee Baristas

He added that the building has a very unique design with a stunning feature-wall created by Fiona Godfrey.

The beautiful mural in Starbucks  done by Fiona Godfrey in Starbucks Coffee in Ocho Rios.
The beautiful mural in Starbucks done by Fiona Godfrey in Starbucks Coffee in Ocho Rios

The new location has partners who are trained internationally in the Starbucks standards and will bring the warmth and passion of Jamaica to each and every customer.

The excited team at Starbucks Coffee in Island Village, Ocho Rios.
The excited team at Starbucks Coffee in Island Village, Ocho Rios.

Look out for our exclusive behind the scenes tour of this new chill spot.