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The crowd, the corn, the ceviche, the pupusas, and yum…the quesadillas!! All recommended. Quench your thirst with the cashew juice! Absolutely refreshing!

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Overall CID rating 4 out of 5

Thumbs Up: Jerk Chicken, value for the dollar

Thumbs Down: rude service, high traffic location

Recommendations: Be prepared to wait for your food!

“CID Highlight” – Jerk Chicken: CID Rating 5 out of 5

A $5 plate worth… is not enough but we wanted to play it safe since it was our first time at this “hot spot” (see picture below).  The crispy and slightly charred skin was tasty even for those that are a little skeptical about chicken skin and fat.  Fresh out of the oven, with a douse of bbq sauce, the meat was ever so flavorful, juicy and tender.  If I ever find myself east of Prospect Park, I will definitely return to Peppa’s for some Jamaican Jerk Chicken and maybe try the Oxtail Stew next time! (more…)

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Overall CID rating 4 out of 5

Thumbs Up: red velvet cake, red velvet cupcake
Thumbs Down: limited supply daily

Recommendations: Order ahead or go early!

“CID Highlight” – Heavenly Red Velvet Cake: CID Rating 5 out of 5

Moist, sweet, creamy… absolute heaven down to the last bite (even after three days of sitting in the fridge)!!!

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