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ENTREES
All entrees come with choice of 2 sides, White meat is $1 extra
The President Barack Obama
Fried, Smothered, Baked or Bar-B-Q Chicken
USD 14.95
The Ludacris
Fried Jumbo Chicken Wings (4)
USD 15.95
The Reggie Harris
Southern Honey-Dipped Fried Chicken
USD 15.95
The Gabrielle Union
Fried or Smothered Pork Chops
USD 16.95
The Nate Robinson
BBQ Spare Ribs
USD 17.95
The Walter Berry
Bar-B-Q Pork Spare Ribs & Chicken combo, Bar-B-Q Pork Spare Ribs & Chicken combo ( $3 extra )
USD 19.95
The James Ford
Pan-Seared Jumbo Shrimp
USD 18.95
The Afrika Bambatta
Fried Whiting
USD 15.95
The Ruby Dee
Fried or Baked Catfish
USD 17.95
The Al Roker
Short Ribs of Beef
USD 23.95
WAFFLES
Amy Ruth's uses 100% PURE Maple Syrup $1 Additional for White Meat
The Rev. Al Sharpton
Chicken & Waffles (Fried or Smothered)
USD 12.95
The Carl S. Redding
Amy Ruth's Original Waffles
USD 9.95
The Tommy Tomita
Waffles with Fried Chicken Wings
USD 13.95
The Lloyd Williams
Waffles with Boneless Rib-Eye Steak
USD 17.95
The Ret. Chief Joseph Leake
Waffles w/Bacon or Pork Sausage
USD 11.95
Beef sausage or ham USD 1
The Monica Brown
Waffles with Fried Whiting
USD 14.95
The Rev. Thomas Johnson
Waffles with Fried Catfish
USD 15.95
The Jennifer Holiday
Waffles with Fried Shrimp
USD 16.95
The Guy Woods & Shay Barnett
Waffles with Cinnamon, Fresh Bananas & Pecans
USD 11.95
The Sister Jannette Robinson
Original Waffles w/ Fresh Strawberries
USD 10.95
SALADS
The Rev. Wenzell Jackson
Vegetable Platter (includes choice of 3 side orders)
USD 12.95
The Honorable David Patterson
Garden Burger w/ Tossed Salad
USD 10.95
The Joshua Bass
Vegetable Lasagna w/ Tossed Salad
USD 14.95
THE JUDGE GEORGE B. DANIELS
Grilled Chicken
w/ Mesclun Greens
USD 11.95
Fried Jumbo Shrimp
w/ Mesclun Greens
USD 16.95
SANDWICHES
All sandwiches are served on Kaiser Rolls with lettuce, tomato, and one side
8oz 100% Beef Burger
USD 11.95
Mac & Cheese Burger
USD 14.95
Grilled Rib-Eye Steak
USD 14.95
Fried Chicken Breast Fillet
USD 11.95
Fried Whiting Fillet
USD 12.95
Fried Catfish Fillet
USD 12.95
DAILY SPECIALS
SPECIALS
Sunday - The Bert Padel
Herb Roasted Turkey w/Fruit & Nut Stuffing
USD 16.95
Monday - The Phillis McCoy Jouber
Tender Pepper Steak
USD 16.95
Tuesday - The Atty. Marvin Pettus
Old-Fashioned Chicken & Dumplings
USD 15.95
Wednesday - The Sister Karriemah Muhammad
Sweet Beer-Braised Oxtail Stew
USD 17.95
Thursday - The Melita Smith
Jerked Shrimp
USD 18.95
Friday - The Rev. Willie & Kerry Dixon
Grilled Seafood Medley (shrimp, Scallops & Tilapia)
USD 19.95
Saturday - The Wendell Haskins
Real Jamaican Jerked Chicken
USD 15.95
BREAKFAST
Sausage
(Pork, Beef or Turkey) w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 6.75
Bacon
(Pork, Beef or Turkey) w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 6.75
Glazed Virginia Ham
w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 6.75
Chicken
(Fried or Smothered) w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 9.5
Pork Chop
(Fried or Smothered) w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 9.95
Sauteed Chicken Livers
w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 8.5
Fresh Jumbo Salmon Croquettes
w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 11.95
Fried Catfish
w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 11.95
Fried Whiting
w/2 Eggs, any style. served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 10.95
Corned Beef Hash
w/2 Eggs, any style (Freshly prepared corned beef. Please indicate to your server if you'd like onions or green peppers with your hash). served with your choice of Grits or Homefries
USD 9.95
DESSERTS
Neal Shoemaker's
Peach Cobbler
USD 6.5
C. Virginia Fields
Carrot Cake
USD 5
Chrissena Coleman's
Pineapple-Coconut Cake
USD 5
Inez Bass'
Red Velvet Cake
USD 5
Bessie Mae Bass'
Sweet Potato Pie
USD 6
Antoinette Burrows
Double Chocolate Layer Cake
USD 5
Herb & Elza Boyd's
Creamy Banana Pudding
USD 6
Charmaine "Cake Diva" Jones
Rum de Rum Cake
USD 6
C. Elaine Parker
Homemade Hot Apple Pie
USD 6
BEVERAGES
Fruit Juices
Orange, Cranberry, Fruit Punch, Peach
USD 4
The Sunrise
Specially Blended Fruit Juice
USD 5
Sodas
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Cherry Pepsi, 7up, Orange, Ginger Ale
USD 3
Bottled Water
USD 2
Sweet Iced Tea
USD 3.5
Kool-Aid of the Day
USD 3
Freshly Squeezed Lemonade
USD 5
Half and Half
Lemonade and Sweet Tea
USD 4
Milk
USD 3
Iced Coffee
USD 3
PRICE RANGE
$21 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews chicken and waffles collard greens mac cheese catfish peach cobbler black eyed peas fries bread ribs potatoes rice soul food sweet tea salmon croquettes two sides new york large portions
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family from the south and they don’t cook like they use to, cooking use to be a badge of honor. We use to know who house to go to when you wanted a great meal. When you wanted some good Collard greens, ribs, chicken,...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020

Nice home style atmosphere, but not southern or soul food. Nothing was seasoned, everyone in our group of 9 had to put more salt and pepper on every item just to get some flavor. I wish they had some garlic and onion powder on The...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 4, 2020

This restaurant was awesome, service was beyond good, staff was kind and helpfull. And now the food!! First they gave us the best corn bread ever ( I must say I am not a fan of corn bread, but could not stop eating this one)...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 4, 2020

Food was ok, I just got the chicken and waffles. The service was good. be prepared to have to wait outside for a table though. We waited about 30mins and to be honest the food wasn't worth the wait. But I got to experience the...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 14, 2020 via mobile

Hands down the best fried chicken I have ever had! Come hungry - the portions are huge. Can’t wait to go back and have the chicken and waffles. My husband said it was great!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 12, 2020

we were lucky to get in right after church concert because after we let there was a long line. so hurry up. the food is sooo good. huge portions, so prepare to share it. also recommend to order different sides so you can try more....More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2020 via mobile

This was my first time eating here, the food was delicious. I had the chicken and waffles and the cheese grits. It was nicely flavored. The portions were great. The service was exceptional. Will definitely go again.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 17, 2020

Dropped in for lunch as we were wandering around Harlem, and wanted to try the local soul food. It was quite busy, but there were a few tables so we got seated straight away. The service was very friendly and efficient, our orders were taken...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2020 via mobile

A visit to Harlem and Amy Ruth's Soul Food cuisine is a must. I'm a southern girl with a palette for good southern food. The food was awww so delicious and they even have sweet tea to quench your thirst. The servings are huge, 2...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 29, 2019

My wife and i visited Amy Ruth's back in November on our recent US trip, was amazing walking in and seeing all the history on the walls, with some amazing murals. They say home style southern cuisine as their calling card, and that is exactly...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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jodim411
July 19, 2017|
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Response from KNic0le | Reviewed this property |
If you have a large group, you want to call ahead to see if they can accommodate you. You might find yourself standing outside for a while.
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tfran88
May 2, 2017|
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Response from dmekles | Property representative |
Hi. We accept single customers. That information you received is wrong. Hope to see you.
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September 29, 2015|
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Response from Janjust16 | Reviewed this property |
maybe, they have a big space.
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