LA BODEGA 47 Replaces NATIVE in Harlem!!!

As Harlem continues to grow as one of Manhattan’s most popular and happening neighborhoods, the uptown restaurant scene has added yet another restaurant to the mix.  But unlike the over saturated soul food competitors, LA BODEGA 47 Social Club taps into a wonderful blend of Hispanic and American culture with creative cocktails that make for […]

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Mo’Nique & Patrik Ian Polk SPOTTED @ A HARLEM BODEGA

Academy Award winning actress Mo’Nique was spotted in Harlem at the Schomburg Center last night for the New York premiere of her new film BLACKBIRD with director Patrik Ian Polk alongside the film’s stars, producers and supporters including D. Woods, former BET billionaire Bob Johnson, Tyson Beckford and Monifah. But it was after the film […]

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It’s HARLEM RESTAURANT & RETAIL WEEK!

While everyone is still talking about All Star Weekend and Fashion Week, New York City’s hippest crowd will be uptown all week long checking out the amazing steals and deals for Harlem’s Restaurant & Retail Week. Visit your favorite Harlem Restaurants and Retailers for amazing pre fixe menus and special offers from February 15th through […]

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Where Celebrities DINE IN HARLEM!

  I’ve been writing about Harlem restaurants since I first started the blog.  And it comes as no surprise that the celebrities who love this blog have started to take notice on some of my favorite spots!  I found this article from my good friend Michael Feeney in yesterday’s NY DAILY NEWS and it’s chock-full […]

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TASTY THURSDAY: Chicken Liver, Poussin Yasa & Beef Tenderloin @ THE CECIL, Harlem

I found myself back in Harlem last night on the corner of West 118th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue for a really scrumptious dinner at THE CECIL!  One of Harlem’s newer and swankier restaurants with an unnecessarily complicated menu that fuses Africa, Asian and American bistro fare.  The setting at The Cecil is sexy and […]

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What To Order @ PARK 112, Harlem, NYC

I had a surprising wonderful dinner at the new PARK 112 restaurant in Harlem the other night. Located at 2080 Frederick Douglass Blvd., between 112th and 113th Streets, Park 112 is conveniently located and adds a new vibe to the rising restaurant scene in trendy Harlem.  The sleek and dim decor make for a sexy ambiance […]

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DEALS & STEALS: Bungalow Burger’s HAPPY HOUR Treats

BUNGALOW BURGER is a new lounge and restaurant in New York’s chic and popular Harlem district… Located at West 127th and Frederick Douglass Boulevard ( 8th ave), apparently, there’s a sign that “you can’t miss.” Anyway, from 4-7pm on Monday through Friday, the lounge is offering HAPPY HOUR Specials that include $2 sliders of angus beef, […]

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FREE HOT DOGS, Plus Deals & Steals on NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY!!!

Today is Tuesday, July 23rd and it’s NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY and there are deals all over the nation for you to get your grub on without purging your wallet!  Check out my list below: 7-ELEVEN:  The popular national chain is offering FREE HOT DOGS all day long today, but you’ll need to download the […]

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CORNER SOCIAL’S New Summer Menu Is STUPENDOUS!

My favorite Harlem spot CORNER SOCIAL has a new summer menu and I got to try a couple of the new items during a recent visit… I’ve written about Corner Social so much, I won’t go into the decor, the patrons, or everything else that’s hot and sexy about this uptown hip locale… Instead, today, […]

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HARLEM SHAKE Moves and Grooves Uptown!

If you keep your ears to the beats on the streets of New York City, chances are you’ve been hearing about the new uptown spot HARLEM SHAKE for a few weeks now.  Fresh off the body moving dance craze that recently swept the nation of the same name, Harlem Shake is a 1960’s-style diner with […]

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