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Elite Experience at Yardie Ting in Portland, ME



Spring got spicy for the Yelp Elite Squad in Maine thanks to Yardie Ting. Located at the Public Market House in Portland, YES got to try authentic Jamaican food that brought the heat! Yelpers appreciated that owner Shanna-Kay Wright also shared an Easter treat/tradition with them all as well: spice bun with cheese!

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The pork was juicy and flavorful with the perfect amount of heat from the jerk seasoning and sauce. The peas and rice were fresh and tasty. The pineapple salsa was refreshing and added the perfect amount of acid to balance out the meal. The plantains were excellent, caramelized, sweet… This is righteous Jamaican food! The real deal,  not to be missed!

Beth C, Yelp Elite
Photo credit: Sarah H via Yelp

I was amazed at how much I enjoyed the carrots and cabbage! In fact everything was delicious. The chicken was fall-off-the-bone tender and I loved the spices and sauce. Festivals were such a surprise treat. And the mac n’ cheese was very cheesy! I also had a long drive home with the takeout, and it traveled really well. I will definitely be back  Thank you Yardie Ting for letting us visit!

Frank B, Yelp Elite

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About Yardie Ting

Yardie Ting – located in the Public Market House in Portland – caters authentic Jamaican dishes with a modern twist using fresh, local ingredients and homemade rubs and spices.

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