sylvia's soul food

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Sylvia's is the most famous soul food restaurant in the States. The gourmet heaven was founded in 1963 by chef Sylvia Woods. The restaurant is a must see for Harlem visitors. Soud Food originates from black Americans in the Southern states, it's spicy homemade food with African influences. Sylvia's specialities are grilled chicken and catfish, fried beans, cheese macaroni and yam. Sylvia has published a cook book, which you can buy in the restaurant. Visitors can also buy a spicy soul food sauce. At the weekends Soul and Gospel bands can perform at lunch and dinner times, but confirm it before you go there. The Sunday brunchs are very popular with New Yorkers.

sylvia's restaurant
328 lennox avenue
subway station 125th street


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