Aloft Harlem

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2296 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, New York, NY, 10027, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 212-749-4000   •  Hotel Reservations: 866-716-8143


Best Upper West Side Restaurants

Best Upper West Site Restaurants

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Harlem is a vibrant community full of legendary local attractions, museums, and restaurants. Sylvia's Restaurant and Red Rooster are the two premier dining hot spots in the Upper Manhattan area. With its diverse population and rich background, the Harlem neighborhood is proud to provide famous restaurants where people from near and far can come to celebrate food and the history of the area.

Sylvia's Restaurant

Sylvia Woods, the "Queen of Soulfood," is the founder and owner of the world-famous Sylvia's Restaurant, located in the historical village of Harlem. This classic restaurant has been in the cultural Harlem neighborhood since 1962 and features Southern favorites like fried chicken, barbeque ribs, and delicious burgers.

Image courtesy of NYC & Company / Kate Glicksburg

Image courtesy of NYC & Company / Kate Glicksburg

Red Rooster

Chef Marcus Samuelsson brings comfort food and passion to historical Harlem through his premier restaurant, Red Rooster. Named after the legendary Harlem speakeasy, Red Rooster features delicious, pure foods with a twist of cultural flavor, including fried chicken, burgers, and creative concoctions.

Other great restaurants in the area:
  • Moca Lounge – American 0.41 km/0.25 miles
  • Chocolat Restaurant – American Fusion 0.53 km/0.33 miles
  • Lido - Italian 0.54 km/0.34 miles
  • Harlem Tavern – American Bistro 0.6 km/0.37 miles
  • Sottocasa Pizzeria – 0.64km /0.40 miles
  • Melba’s – American/Southern 0.8 km/0.5 miles
  • Chez Lucienne – French 0.81 km/0.5 miles
  • Barawine Restaurant - New American 0.81 km/0.5 miles
  • Nikko – Hibachi Asian Fusion 0.94 km/0.59 miles
  • Max Soha – Authentic Italian 1.02 km/ 0.64 miles
  • Amy Ruth’s – Southern cuisine 1.11 km/0.69 miles
  • Bier International – Beer Garden 1.29 km/0.8 miles
  • Settepani - Italian 1.58 km/.98 miles
  • Kitchenette Uptown – American Traditional 1.63 km/1.01 miles