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Chefs’ Picks: Berry Bonanza

Chefs’ Picks tracks down what the pros are eating and cooking from coast to coast. Late spring means berry season can’t be far behind. While there’s no denying the pleasure of snacking on them freshly picked, these jewels of summer… Continue Reading →

NYC Summer Restaurant Week Starts Today – Harlem

NYC Restaurant Week is back! A few local restaurants are included, including Red Rooster. We would like to see more Harlem restaurants including those featured in HarlemCondoLife’s restaurant reviews here.  Leave a comment below if you know of any additional… Continue Reading →

Silvana’s sign is up!

As I was walking home this evening, I noticed this attractive marquis on the southwest corner of 116th and Frederick Douglass Blvd.  Silvana will be a “cafe boutique” featuring Middle Eastern food, international goods, and live music. Their website is… Continue Reading →

Scenes from the Storm

Most of Harlem was spared from the worst of Hurricane Sandy, but still there was evidence of the effects here. Happily many local businesses and restaurants were open and people were out in droves ready to support them.   Central… Continue Reading →

Tour of Harlem’s up-and-coming neighborhood on SPACEStv

YouTube’s SPACEStv channel (NYT) features a new episode of “Take Me Home”– an ‘ambush makeover’ show hosted by MadTV and frequent guest of Chelsea Lately, Arden Myrin.  In this newest episode, Arden gets to experience firsthand the up-and-coming Harlem Lenox Ave./Malcolm X Blvd. neighborhood when she… Continue Reading →

UPTOWN Saturday Nights At Les Ambassades In Harlem

… UPTOWN Saturday Nights at Les Ambassades Bar & Restaurant. Every Saturday from 7 PM – Midnight with music by:  DJ BREEZE Food will be served until closing.  Stop in and check it out. Stay tuned for their Grand Opening… Continue Reading →

Tribute to Harlem Legend Sylvia Woods

Harlem’s “Queen of Soul Food” Sylvia Woods, 86, died Thursday afternoon at her home in Mount Vernon, N.Y, after suffering from Alzheimers disease for the past few years. Woods and her husband Herbert, natives of South Carolina who met as… Continue Reading →

Melba’s – Still the Queen

By NativeNewYorker When it opened in 2005, Melba’s was one of the first new restaurants to arrive on Harlem’s Frederick Douglass Boulevard. This warm, welcoming, elegant establishment serves “American comfort food”. The menu now includes a few “healthy eating” items… Continue Reading →

Creole Restaurant & Supper Club – a great choice for lunch

By NativeNewYorker A group of us were taking a co-worker out to lunch for her birthday and decided to try Creole on Third Ave at 118th Street.  I knew of Creole as a local night spot with good food, Salsa music… Continue Reading →

Harlem Tavern to open next week

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife UPDATE: Harlem Tavern is having a soft opening this coming Wednesday, June 29! Not the 27th! The day is near when Harlem’s newest beer garden will officially open to the public. Harlem Tavern recently had their… Continue Reading →

Crepes on Columbus – Review

CREPES ON COLUMBUS By HarlemHouse This is becoming one of my favorite new breakfast and lunch spots near to lower Harlem.  Though just on the outer skirts of what is considered the official Harlem line, they do deliver to lower Fredrick… Continue Reading →

Five and Diamond Harlem participates in Village Voice Annual Tasting, Spring/Summer menu arriving soon

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife The Village Voice’s Fourth Annual Tasting took place recently and Harlem’s very own 5 and Diamond, located at 2072 Frederick Douglass Blvd., participated. The event allowed some 1,700 guests to sample food from more than 30 nations…. Continue Reading →

Les Ambassades in Harlem says new location coming soon

We were eating recently at Les Ambassades in Harlem and could not help but notice the signs on each eating table that said “coming soon, new location at 341 Lenox Ave.” It looks like Les Ambassades is still moving forward… Continue Reading →

Aloha Spirit in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem Some folks might wonder what’s a Hawaiian/Japanese restaurant doing in East Harlem?  As Harlem becomes more diversified, why not?  I had the pleasure of meeting one of the owners of Makana Hawaiian & Japanese BBQ, Dave Chan.  He… Continue Reading →

Kuti’s in Harlem named inexpensive restaurant that stood out in 2010

By HarlemCondoLife After a few days off for the holidays, I am still catching up on my reading about Harlem. Today, I stumbled across this article about low-budget restaurants that stood out in 2010. Out of 15 restaurants listed by… Continue Reading →

Harlem merchant association kicks-off Oktoberfest

By HarlemGal Have no clue how to celebrate Oktoberfest in Harlem?  Look to Harlem Park to Park to assist. They offer plenty of options starting tomorrow (October 1)! Harlem Park to Park Initiative is a merchants association formed in 2009… Continue Reading →

Three Harlem restaurants make Michelin 'Bib Gourmand' best places under $40 list

By HarlemGal Michelin “Bib Gourmand” restaurant picks under $40 for New York City were recently announced. Two Harlem restaurants made the list again and one new Harlem restaurant was added. El Paso Taqueria, located at 1642 Lexington Avenue or 237… Continue Reading →

Multi-Rhythmic Mix (New Podcast)

By HarlemHouse ~~~ Check out this podcast by RhythmDB with cool soothing chillout and world music blended together with atmospheric house. Multi-Rhythmic Mix(Harlem Beauty)never gets off track from it’s relaxing journey.  One of my favorite podcasts to date by RhythmDB… Continue Reading →

The 5 And Diamond / Harlem

By HarlemHouse The Five and Diamond Restaurant on Frederick Douglass and 112th street has recently gone through a couple of changes.  Chef Ryan Skeen has turned over his expertise to Chef David Santos.   I won’t get into the story… Continue Reading →

A Friday Night at Londel’s Supper Club in Harlem

By NativeNewYorker I had dinner at Londel’s last Friday to celebrate my cousin’s birthday.  I hadn’t been there in quite a while and I am sorry I waited so long.  In his most recent expansion, Londel added a very attractive… Continue Reading →

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