Dining With Miss Lil At The 3rd Annual Harlem EatUp! Festival 2017 (Photographs)

By Lil Nickelson The 3rd annual Harlem’ Festival took place from May 15th through May 21st throughout various venues in the village of Harlem. On Tuesday, May 16th Prudential Insurance Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil At Vinateria is Buono and Chic

By Lil Nickelson Vinateria is the latest restaurant that I chose to review after meeting its owner, Yvette Leeper-Bueno, her mother, Mrs. Leeper and Executive Chef Gustavo Lopez at the Continue Reading →

Dining with Miss Lil Restaurant Review: Tio Luca South American Cuisine

By Lil Nickelson Tio Luca is the latest restaurant to open up on Lenox Avenue north of 125th St and to further diversify menu offerings in the village of Harlem.

Dining With Miss Lil Restaurant Review: BLVD Bistro A Family Affair

BLVD Bistro is a family owned and operated restaurant located at 239 Lenox Avenue on the Southwest corner of 122nd Street and Lenox Avenue on the ground floor of a Continue Reading →

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Dining With Miss Lil Restaurant Review: The Cecil is Happening

By Lil Nickelson The Cecil, located at 206 W. 118th Street is on the Southeast corner of St. Nicholas Avenue, and is the 2nd restaurant on the block that is Continue Reading →

Dining with Miss Lil Nickelson:”It’s Tea Time” In Harlem

Any day is a perfect day to sip on a mug of hot tea; paper cups just won’t do. It’s one of those fall days that give us a preview Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Chef José Andrés Is Helping Puerto Rico Hurricane Survivors

By Lil Nickelson Washington, DC’s only true hero, Chef José Andrés, has once again jumped into action in response to a natural disaster.  

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Week 2017’s Urban Tech Meet Up

By Lil Nickelson On Thursday, August 10th, 2017 Harlem Week held its “Urban Technology Meet-Up” as the final event of its annual NYC Economic Development Day at Columbia University Alfred Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Havana Cultural Events

By Lil Nickelson Throughout Harlem Week 2017 their theme, “Harlem: Home of Immigrants” has been carefully intertwined throughout this year’s events and happenings.

Dining With Miss Lil: The 2017 Pelham Fritz Basketball League Scholars

By Lil Nickelson On Sunday, August 6th, 2017 The Pelham Fritz Basketball League (“PFBL”) Scholarship Fund, Inc. held their annual awards ceremony in the 2nd floor art gallery at the Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Whole Foods Market Harlem Opens In Grand Style

By Lil Nickelson On Friday July 21st, 2017, the 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market Harlem opened in grand style. 

Dining With Miss Lil: Restoring The Beauty To Harlem’s Parks

By Lil Nickelson Harlem is home to some of NYC’s most beautiful parks.  Last month on Monday, June 19th, 2017 the NYC Parks Department held a waterfall restoration ceremony at Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Mumbai Masala Indian Grill is a Great Place to Eat

By Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins Mumbai Masala Indian Grill opened on June 1 st and the décor and atmosphere sets the tone for a new dining experience Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: WomenWerk’s 4th Annual Conference 2017

By Lil Nickelson Students and professionals of African birth are no longer assimilating into organizations created by African Americans as much as they did in the 20th century.

Dining With Miss Lil: NYCWFF’s Midnight in Harlem

By Lil Nickelson New York City Wine and Food Festival (NYCWFF) 2016 saved the best for last on Saturday night of October 15th, 2016; namely the sold-out Midnight Jazz Breakfast Continue Reading →