Restaurants & Bars

Outer Boroughs

Chowish Park Slope Dominican

Share:

Restaurants & Bars 1

Chowish Park Slope Dominican

KRS | Aug 1, 2005 01:58 PM

We had an very enjoyable dinner at El Viejo Yayo, a Dominican place on 9th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues (just below the supermarket).

Pernil (roast pork) was exactly right, with excellent flavor and a wonderful large chunk of roast skin. Yellow rice and red and black beans were just what you want them to be. Yayo Steak with Mushrooms was a large piece of skirt steak with canned mush and a chicken-based sauce -- very decent.

Portions are enormous, and the waitress was the ideal mix of plesantness and efficiency. The kitchen was a bit slow, but I think everything was done from scratch.

Not dirt cheap (they kill you on the drinks), but affordable.

We're definitely going back.

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Recommended From Chowhound