- $12 for three Groupons, each good for $7 worth of Jamaican food ($21 total value)
Jerk at Nite
According to Jerk at Nite, the best time to enjoy Jamaican food is—you guessed it—at night. You can find its black food truck cruising around Howard University from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m., or call in for a delivery order if you're afraid of the dark. Read on to learn about some signature items:
- Jerk tacos: A soft tortilla encases chicken or beef that is topped with the house jerk-barbecue sauce, salsa, cheese, lettuce, green onions, and sour cream.
- Di Yaadie: Grilled chicken is seasoned with spicy green onions, spinach, and peppers; enjoy with a side of rice and salad.
- Oxtail beef stew: jerk-barbecued oxtail is pressure-cooked before being paired with rice, peas, non-GMO veggies, and a salad.