Dirt Cheap Eats 2007: Jerk Hill
Comments () | Published August 17, 2007
Jerk Hill Cafe
Address: 6543 Ager Rd., Hyattsville, MD 20782
Phone: 301-422-6351
Neighborhood: Hyattsville
Cuisines: Caribbean
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Thursday 9 AM to 11 PM; Friday and Saturday 9 AM to 1 AM; Sunday noon to 9.
Nearby Metro Stops: West Hyattsville, Prince George's Plaza
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: N/A
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Goat curry

Cafes & Carryouts

For palates dulled by undistinguished flavors—and pocketbooks thinned by the high cost of eating out—this small, glass-fronted Jamaican cafe is an anti­dote. We go for the goat curry ($10.24), which has a vinegary tang that mitigates the insistent, peppery heat. If you’re timid in matters of spice, order a piece of puffy coco bread to go with it, and any of the fruit punches or ginger beer—their sweetness will bolster your defenses.
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