I’m Chef Blacks. I’ve always wanted to have my own restaurant. My mission is to bring to you all these wonderful high quality Caribbean delights at an affordable price. With the help of consultant Chef Ashton Brown we have catered for celebrities like
Chris Gayle (West Indian Cricketer), reggae artists
Morgan Heritage and premiership footballers like
Shaun Wright Phillips and
Chef Ashton has now returned back to Jamaica to continue running his own
business, one of the best Jerk Centre on the Island, Express Jerk in St Ann’s.
Although he returned to Jamaica his legacy lives on.
Dwayne better known as ‘Blacks’, is a Jamaican, who has been living in the UK
for over ten years. Even at an early age he showed an interest in the culinary
arts by spending hours in the kitchen preparing meals and honing his skills.
Chef Blacks now uses modern technology such as Facebook and Skype to seek
inspiration from his grandmother and mother in the kitchen. He visits Jamaica
Several times a year where he finds new recipes and ideas to bring back to his
Before opening his Café to further develop his culinary expertise he would cook
for friends and family or catering small and intimate events. But it wasn’t
until 2013 that he fulfilled his dream when he and his partner Toyah, opened
What was his concept? Create a simple, Caribbean-style menu using as many fresh,
ingredients as possible.