Dining With Miss Lil: Row House Restaurant is Serving It Up

RH Exterior with Outdoor Seating1By Lil Nickelson

Row House restaurant is located along Harlem’s restaurant row at 2128 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York, N.Y. 10026 on the Southeast corner of 115th Street.  Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Baked Peach Pudding With Buttermilk Ice Cream Recipe

Baked Peach PuddingBy Marcus Samuelsson

I love visiting the vendor I’ve come to simply call the Peach Man at the Harlem Harvest Farmer’s Market in Marcus Garvey Park on 124th & Fifth Avenue. Continue Reading →

Mmm Mmm Good, New Harlem Seafood Soul Truck Is Coming

Harlem seafood soulHarlem Seafood Soul makes its savory debut in the Manhattanville Factory District this month.  The solar-powered food truck, owned by Tami Treadwell, will provide lunch service for the West Harlem neighborhood on Mondays and Tuesdays. Continue Reading →

Oso Brings A Taste of Authentic Mexico City Street Food to Hamilton Heights

trebek2aOso, Hamilton Heights newest restaurant with an authentic taste of Mexico city street food is pleased to announce its new fall extended kitchen hours from 5pm to 12am, seven days a week and closing at 2am. Continue Reading →

Get Ready Harlem, Domino’s Is Adding Salads To The Menu

Domino's in harlemWith a number of location in Harlem, Domino’s has decided to get in on this whole healthy food trend consumers have been into for the past few years, and will now be offering salads on all its menus nationwide. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories Of Chinese Food And Identity in America AT MOCA

chinese food4We know where we’re heading this fall, to the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)’s Fall 2016 exhibition, Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories of Chinese Food and Identity in America, on view from October 6, 2016 through March 26, 2017. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Delicious Peanut Cake Recipe


By Chef Marcus Samuelsson

At this time of year, my proclivity towards baked goods spikes, and I am increasingly drawn to the sweeter side of the kitchen.   Continue Reading →

Tarallucci e Vino Opens New Luxe Locale In NoMad

Tarallucci e Vino3If you need reason to head downtown from your Harlem digs next week, Tarallucci e Vino, the group of casual and elegant Italian restaurants, is opening its fifth location in Manhattan’s NoMad (“NOrth of MADison Square Park”) neighborhood on Monday, August 15th, 2016. Continue Reading →

“Pig Foot Mary,” Lillian Harris Dean, Harlem Cook And Entrepreneur 1900’s

2-lillian-harris-dean brown1Lillian Harris Dean, Pig Foot Mary, 1870–1929, was an African-American cook and entrepreneur who became a minor national celebrity in the 1920s for bringing the cuisine of Harlem to national attention. Continue Reading →

Richard Huey’s Aunt Dinah’s Kitchen In Harlem NY 1940’s

b7f317c22c3ba5820ab4d5ff3d488eb5Times Square has its Sardi’s. But for Harlem‘s theater folk in the 1930s and 1940s, Broadway star Richard Huey’s restaurant called Aunt Dinah’s Kitchen was the joint most relished. Continue Reading →