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Food & Drink Boulevard in Harlem May 2, 2013

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Thursday, May 2, 2013 fdba (The Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance) invites you to their 2nd annual event:  Food & Drink Boulevard.  Summer Kick-Off and Evening of Food, Cocktails, Music and Entertainment on Harlem’s Restaurant Row.

Participants involved this year are:
1) Savann Restaurant
2) Chocolat
3) Bad Horse Pizza
4) Vinateria
5) Cedric
6) Lido
7) Levain Bakery
8) Harlem Tavern
9) Melba’s
10) Harlem Food Bar
11) Bier International
12) 67 Orange Street
13) 5 & Diamond

It will be held from 6pm – 10pm along FDB up to 123rd Street. Cost is $10 at the door or $5 in advance. Information on tickets

Last years event was a lot of fun with DJ’s, live music, food & drink specials and additional entertainment.  A great way to start summer off and meet people in your neighborhood.  Invite your friends, have a good time at your favorite spots!

* Condé Nast Traveller “24 hours in Harlem” – Did your favorite spot make the list?

Sign says Harlem Tavern officially opening July 1

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife
A reader provided us with a nice photo this morning about Harlem Tavern! I believe the photo says it all-opening day at Harlem Tavern starts at 5 pm, July 1! See you there! And a big thanks to our reader!!! You know who you are! You are the BEST!

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Harlem Tavern delays opening to Fourth of July weekend

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife
If you were planning on stopping by Harlem Tavern tomorrow night, June 29, don’t. They’re not quite ready yet. They just passed their last inspection last night (June 27) and over the weekend they put out a call for more food runners. They were needing a lot more help. Given all this, they are now aiming to open this Friday if all goes as planned.

So if you are around over the holiday weekend, there might be another place in Harlem to sit outside to eat and drink! In the mean time, check out their menu and drink list, here. When they open, you’ll be ready to order when you arrive! Stay tuned…

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Harlem Tavern goes unisex with you know what!

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By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife
First we told you about Harlem Tavern’s menu and drink list as part of our Inside Harlem Tavern series. We continue our series with a topic that some might find odd or unnecessary, but we think it is important strategic information to have. And hey…this topic everyone deals with. It is commonly know as mother nature and when mother nature calls-at least for me-the question I will immediately ask to anyone and everyone is “Where the h** are the bathrooms?”

When I visited Harlem Tavern recently I actually asked to see the lady’s room. I wanted to know where they are located. Well, I found out there is not exactly a lady’s room. There is not a men’s room either. Harlem Tavern went…UNISEX with their bathrooms. There are several stalls with closed doors lined up against the wall to the right when you walk indoors. It is all closed off. Don’t worry. Its only when you wash your hands that you may or may not know the person standing right next to you.

I was sort of surprised when I saw this. I thought with all that space inside why not send the men one way and the gals the other way? I guess the owners figured let’s save on space indoors and give patrons more outdoor space for eating and drinking. Oh well. See you in the Harlem Tavern bathrooms.