Fat hot links
, though a trifle pasty, make for a very satisfying lunch plate, also with a couple of sides, for $4.
At his eponymous cafe, Jody Maroni serves new sausages like chicken Cubana with plantains and garlic and Venetian chicken with sun-dried tomatoes, along with such old faves as Yucatan chicken with cilantro, chicken Andouille, smoked chicken apple, Louisiana hot links
, Italian, Polish and bratwurst.
Recommended items: Shrimp po' boy sandwich, meatloaf, smothered pork chops, ``chitlins,'' dirty rice, hot links
, red beans 'n' rice, macaroni and cheese, collard greens, red velvet cake, bread pudding, pear cobbler.
, crab cakes, ribs, chili, poppers, hot wings and legs, onion flower and loaf, mini and full-size beef burgers, ostrich and buffalo burgers, tri-tip, steaks, clam chowder and brisket are just a few of the items available here.
95) - simply thin, fried, battered onions topped with sliced, spicy hot links
- provided the most satisfaction.
In addition to the expected barbecued ribs and chicken, and roasted, smoked tri-tip, look for such diversions as pork and vegetable rolls ($5), hot links
on a heap of crispy onions ($6) and French onion soup ($4) as starters, three steak items ($11 to $17), smoked prime rib ($14 and $18) and a fresh fish of the day ($14).