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Southern / Soul Food Restaurant

Sylvia's Restaurant

188 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
About this place
Sylvia’s Restaurant, the “The Queen of Soul Food”, was founded by Sylvia Woods, in 1962. Established in the historic village of Harlem, Sylvia’s is a community favorite, known as the world’s kitchen. Serving authentic soul food for over 55 years, this icon remains a culinary must-visit for foodies. Gospel brunch Sundays, Live Music Wednesdays, and Daily Specials scream home-style cooking, within an at-home environment. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, our signature dishes include Sylvia's Down Home Fried Chicken and Sylvia's World Famous Talked About Bar-B-Que Ribs. Come visit for yourself, and experience why Presidents, celebrities, and Harlemites alike call Sylvia’s home. Owned & Operated by The Woods Family.

Tips from locals

Kelly
Kelly
August 04, 2019
The Queen of Soul Food!
Ellie
Ellie
July 28, 2019
Great black southern food in a cool neighborhood of Harlem.
Lewis
Lewis
July 05, 2019
A famous destination for NYC soul food.
Moises
Moises
June 18, 2019
Sylvia's is a must-visit for an authentic Harlem experience. They offer delicious soul food (American southern comfort food), for which the neighborhood is known globally. The restaurant has been open since 1962. The restaurant attracts a clientele that ranges from Harlem locals to visiting…
Ariana
Ariana
May 15, 2019
Southern Soul food - the best fried chicken with live Jazz music
Location
328 Malcolm X Boulevard
Manhattan, NY 10027
Phone+12129960660
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 10:30 PM
Serves the following meal typesBrunch, Lunch, Dinner
Reservations
Yes
Credit Cards
Yes
Outdoor Seating
Yes
Music
Live Music
Menus
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks
Full Bar, Cocktails
Dining Options
Take-out, No Delivery
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