Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews

President Bill Clinton at HarlemEatUp! Festival

  President Bill Clinton kicks-off #HarlemEatUP festival, which is now well in progress, with a great opening speech. A little bit of rain came through but it has passed and we are ready to eat some good food and try … Continue reading

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Marcus Samuelsson Streetbird Lands on Harlem Restaurant Row

    Marcus Samuelson’s follow-up to Red Rooster called Streetbird opens on 116th and Frederick Douglass Boulevard to an enthusiastic crowd.  This latest addition to the area we first dubbed as Harlem Restaurant Row ups the ante to this incredible … Continue reading

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Cheri Harlem

We recently had a lovely evening in Harlem at Cheri, the latest in what feels like a steady parade of new French eateries staking a claim to Harlem. Cheri has a wonderful feel, a cross between a cozy intimate restaurant, … Continue reading

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What cuisines would you like to see in Harlem?

One of our favorite restaurants is Thai Market.  They are adjacent to Harlem and deliver into Harlem.  They are reliable, courteous, quick, well priced, and the food is always great, always consistent in taste, quality and quantity.   I realized … Continue reading

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Review: Barawine Harlem – Great space and food

I finally had a chance to dine at Barawine in Harlem one chilly quiet weekday evening.  I had an incredible experience. Barawine is located in the space formerly occupied by Harlem’s first and short-lived caviar bar.   The venue is … Continue reading

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Harlem Review – Harlem Food Bar – Fried Chicken

We stopped by HFB on Thursday to try the fried chicken after hearing the buzz about it and we were so happy we did.  Wow!.. and I’m not kidding. The chicken was D-licious.  Moist, tasty and crispy but not greasy.  It … Continue reading

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Harlem Condo Life Review – Boulevard Bistro (BLVD)

My husband, daughter and I recently ate dinner at Boulevard Bistro and enjoyed it a lot.  We had a booth table which was comfortable and the decor and service were great.  There was a large party next to us who … Continue reading

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RICHARD PARSONS’ THE CECIL NAMED 2014 BEST RESTAURANT IN AMERICA BY ESQUIRE MAGAZINE

RICHARD PARSONS’ THE CECIL NAMED 2014 BEST RESTAURANT IN AMERICA BY ESQUIRE MAGAZINE First Time a Harlem, NY Restaurant Awarded​ This Title On Tuesday evening Esquire Magazine will unveil the winners of their first annual American Food & Drink Awards at The Cecil in … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Flat Top

I recently went to Flat Top with my brother and daughter and we enjoyed it very much. I enjoyed it so much that I went back the following week with my husband and daughter. The first time I shared the … Continue reading

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Summer Sizzles On Lenox – Sidewalk Cafe Crawl In Harlem

Spice it up this month with SUMMER SIZZLES ON LENOX – Sidewalk Cafe Crawl  in Harlem!  This is a great way to preview many restaurants you have been wanting to visit.  Check out Barawine, BLVD Bistro, Chéri  Harlem, Chez Lucienne, … Continue reading

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