Tag: restaurants

Minton’s Harlem Jazz Pays A Tribute to Bud Powell

Minton's Harlem Jazz

On Friday June 16th, Minton’s Harlem celebrates Jazz legend and Harlem’s own Bud Powell, a leading figure in modern jazz, also known as bebop, as was his close friend and musical compatriot Thelonious Monk. They both performed at the original Minton’s, and this special

“Yes, Chef” – Marcus Samuelsson’s New Book Release Event in Harlem

Marcus Samuelsson is set to celebrate the launch of his memoir “Yes, Chef” with a Harlem Community Book Launch Event this Monday June 25th.  The FREE book launch event will take place from 3pm-7pm at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in

FOOD & DRINK BOULEVARD Event on Harlem’s Restaurant Row

Frederick Douglass Boulevard from 112th to 124th streets will turn in to FOOD & DRINK BOULEVARD this Thursday night as Harlem’s Restaurant Row welcomes yet another exciting event.  Expect an evening of food, cocktails,  music and entertainment at participating restaurants

Harlem Battle of the Bars is on!

Sponsored by Grey Goose,  Harlem Park to Park has launched “Harlem Battle of the Bars,”  which will test some of Harlem’s best mixologists to see who will create the best Grey Goose Cherry Noir cocktails. Participating bars and restaurants will

Chef Marcus Samuelsson opens Ginny’s Supper Club in Harlem

Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s new jazz and supper spot Ginny’s Supper Club has been in the works since he opened the popular Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem, and now the joint is open for business.  Ginny’s Supper Club is conveniently located

Chef Marcus Samuelsson “Savoring Harlem” on the Food Network

Chef Marcus Samuelsson of The Red Rooster restaurant is bringing the taste of Harlem to Food Network viewers this Friday February 24th, at 8 pm ET/PT. The TV special, called Savoring Harlem, will focus on Harlem’s new restaurants and food

Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster Harlem restaurant featured on 1st Look

This weekend, NBC 4 NEW YORK’s  “1st Look” television show headed uptown and featured an excellent look at Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster restaurant in Harlem.  Highlighting Chef Samuelsson’s diverse ethnic background, the “Swedish meets southern comfort food” video below

October is Uptown Restaurant Month in New York City

DNAinfo.com has announced its first Uptown Restaurant Month which is taking place throughout the month of October, shining a light on participating restaurants, bars and lounges north of 96th Street in New York City.  This is a great chance to

The Museum for African Art brings African Experience Food Festival to Harlem

Here’s a great way to enjoy some new flavors and culture this Saturday, October 1st.  The Museum for African Art is presenting The African Experience Food Festival right in front of the museum’s future home on Fifth Avenue and 110th

East Harlem Taste Trolley 2011 Launches

East Harlem Presents is set to launch its 2011 East Harlem Taste Trolley this week, taking participants on a “delicious tour” of the best Restaurants and Cafes in East Harlem.  Unfortunately, the this months September 29th edition is already sold