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Old 10-13-2008, 06:25 PM
 
Location: Teaneck, NJ
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^^ yea most of the stuff is priced ridiculously.. but definately check it out, the food is good but the price is whack.
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Old 10-13-2008, 09:17 PM
 
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That's how my hubby feels when we go to a Cuban restaurant that is charging $30 for Ropa Vieja and rice and beans. He's like "My Mom could cook for 30 people with that!" LOL
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Old 10-14-2008, 04:30 PM
 
Location: Earth
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any good places in morris or somerset county?
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Old 10-14-2008, 04:34 PM
 
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Going to Mangos on Thurs - btw.
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Old 10-14-2008, 07:49 PM
 
Location: Teaneck, NJ
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Going to Mangos on Thurs - btw.
hope you like it!
i dont wanna look like the bad guy if you hate it hahah but it is good, they might not have that band there anymore though, i only had that once.
The Jerk Chicken is reall good and the Oxtail is good also.
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Old 10-14-2008, 08:15 PM
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Location: Center of the universe
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That's how my hubby feels when we go to a Cuban restaurant that is charging $30 for Ropa Vieja and rice and beans. He's like "My Mom could cook for 30 people with that!" LOL


$30??????????
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Old 10-14-2008, 10:22 PM
 
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Yep $30- ever been to Sabor or Victor's Cafe... it's like ar eyou nuts.....

And Newarkbomb... if it's not good you have to cook for me! LOL Just kidding.
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Old 10-15-2008, 07:34 AM
 
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any good places in morris or somerset county?
I'm not sure if it qualifies as soul food, but there is a New Orleans style place in Madison that is AMAZING. I don't remember the name, but it is on the same street as the small movie theater and is right across the street from the train station.

It is so good.

Shrimp and grits
BBQ
Mac and Cheese
Fried Chicken
Mashed Bourbon Sweet Potatoes
Etoufee

Definite recommendation from me.
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Old 10-15-2008, 01:00 PM
 
Location: 38 38' 45" N, -90 20' 08" W
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Not soul food in NJ, but one of the most memorable meals I've ever had was when I visited Charleston SC about 10 years ago, and had the pleasure of dining at Jestine's Kitchen. The best fried chicken and okra I've ever had.

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Old 10-15-2008, 01:03 PM
 
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Mike, do you always photograph your meals? LMAO!

My sister does this too...
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