go, go — that seems to be the theme of urban life.
all the running around contemporary city dwellers do, students and
professionals alike have less and less time to nourish their bodies.
efficient, the fast food mainstays of fried chicken, burgers and fries
aren’t necessarily the healthiest choices.
foods are one way to combat the possible health faults and patties,
popularized in West Indian cuisine, are a thrifty choice.
filled with meat and/or vegetables, the baked treats are staples in most
Jamaica spot specializes in nothing but the above.
$5 and under, visitors to the 164 Street and Jamaica Avenue area can enjoy
a fast, filling and frugal meal including their pick of callaloo and
saltfish; regular, curry and jerk chicken; meatloaf; regular and hot beef
patties, the newly introduced BBQ chicken wrap and more.
coco bread, spiced bun and cheese and a variety of fruit juices and soft
drinks are available to accompany your choice.
advised that The Patty Shop is much more like a stand with patrons of the
nearby Central Library, Coliseum Mall and Jamaica High School students
vying for line space.
Try it Jamaican style!
champagne or a grapefruit soda with your patty and coco bread is