Save the Dates for Harlem Restaurant Week 2020 ~ March 1-15




Corner Social, 321 Lenox Avenue

Dates have been set for the annual Harlem Restaurant Week 2020! Dozens of new and exciting restaurants and hot spots have been added to the list this year, including retail and special events.

Don’t want to eat out? Order in right here.

Settepani, 196 Lenox Avenue

Harlem Restaurant Week 2020 is an exciting collaboration among the organizers of Harlem’s most successful culinary themed events. It will take you throughout Harlem/East Harlem, from East to West. Save the Dates ~ March 1st through March 15th.

Joy Burger Bar, Lexington Avenue at 100th Street in East Harlem

Above, Joy Burger Bar on Lexington Avenue in East Harlem. Below, Harlem Tavern on Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem.

Harlem Tavern, 2153 Frederick Douglass Blvd.

Below, Chaiwali ~ Indian & global flavors on Lenox Avenue in Harlem.

With the incredible melting pot within its boundaries, there is no better place to explore authentic International Cuisine and signature Comfort Food, sprinkled with its unique history and great music.

Red Rooster Harlem, 310 Lenox Avenue

The Event will explore great Take Out, show you the best spots for Date Night, and treat you to Live Events. Check out the list of participating restaurants!

Amuse Bouche Bistro at La Marqueta

Above, the popular Amuse Bouche Bistro located next to Sprinkle Splash Bakery in La Marqueta in East Harlem.

Archer & Goat on Lenox Avenue

Above, Archer & Goat on Lenox Avenue between 119th/120th Street in Harlem..

Below, one of the fabulous walls at Harlem Shake on Lenox Avenue.

Harlem Shake on Lenox Avenue

Below, the popular Ginjan Cafe’, opened in 2019 by the Diallo Brothers, inside the beautifully restored, historic Corn Exchange Bank Building on 125th Street in East Harlem.

The historic Corn Exchange building, East Harlem

Below, don’t miss fabulous retail in East Harlem at The Brownstone Woman, with the Spring 2020 Collection just in ~ located at 24 East 125th Street between 5th and Madison Avenue, next to Serengeti Teas & Spices.

Image courtesy of The Brownstone Woman.

Harlem Restaurant Week 2020 will also Explore Retail + Events ~ below, visit the historic, refurbished firehouse in El Barrio, now home to the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI), where on Tuesday, August 20th, Harlem Chefs will discuss the rich history and legacy of rice culture and its cultivation in the event, Taste and Talk: Rice Cultures of the African Diaspora. This is just one of many Chef Talks & Events that will bring visitors back week after week after week.

CCCADI in East Harlem

Below, new to the East Harlem restaurant family, Zaro’s Family Bakery on 125th Street.

Below, the popular UGC Eats near Urban Garden Center in East Harlem.

Below, Chef JJ’s Field Trip Harlem, where Rice is Culture.

Field Trip on Lenox Avenue in Harlem

Don’t want to eat out?  Have it Delivered & Order In.

Follow Harlem Restaurant Week 2020 on Facebook.

As a bonus during Harlem Restaurant Week, Harlem Fresh on East 125th Street opened March 6th!

While your in East Harlem, check out Uptown Grand Scale ~ an East Harlem Mural Project.

Don’t get lost ~ get a Harlem poster map, Apron, Tea Towel or Tote Bag at NiLu Gift Shop in Harlem or Online at Fine Art America or Etsy.

From L-R, The East Harlem Map ~ The Harlem Map. Original watercolor paintings currently on view at NiLu Gift Shop Harlem, along with prints. East Harlem Postcards currently at Amuse Bouche at La Marqueta.

Explore East 125th Street, a work in progress.

And as a nice add-on to Harlem Restaurant Week, the news that Delroy Lindo is set to headline in an ABC Drama Pilot entitled Harlem Kitchen‘ ~ yes, set in Harlem.