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Harlem Shake

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Those burgers tho :)
1. Those burgers tho :)
"delicious burgers and fries"
Phernan
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2. So good it's criminal!
2. So good it's criminal!
" Oh, and they have this chicken sandwich that's mouth watering."
catec33
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3. The Tastiest Part of My Trips
3. The Tastiest Part of My Trips
"in a milkshake it was fantastic"
Eric M
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About
Burgers, milkshakes and good times, the Harlem way
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Fast Food, Diner
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery
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All reviews fries burger cookies and cream patty melt chocolate shake pancakes chilli red velvet special sauce double chocolate quality of food quick service new york joint celebrity uptown neighborhood
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard about this place for years and accidentally happened upon it one day. What a great day that was. The food was perfect, the waitstaff nice and the displayed history of the place gave it a unique flavor of it's own.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ronald S
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Brunch after service in church. Real American food. I had a perfect grillad chicken sandwich with avocado and bacon. The mimosa drink did its job.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank C9302NRstefank
Reviewed November 19, 2018

I was here for lunch today and ordered a Harlem Classic burger, fries and a large "Wild Cherry" milkshake. The cashier showed me that I could have the items at a cheaper price by ordering from the Lunch Special's section of the menu, which was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JamieNYC
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Two visits in a few days. Easy menu with all the American classics but GO for the shakes...... ohhhh yeahhh

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank PistolandMaz
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 great experiences here an all agree this was the highlight of our NYC holiday. Great food Great people & Great location to mingle in real New York. We’re gonna be back 👍

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank SteveCaudle
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Decent food and quick service. Does what it says it does and caters well to those wanting a decent brunch.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank kiwi1950598
Reviewed October 22, 2018

If you take a day trip to Harlem, treat yourself to a trip on Harlem Shake, the place is full of history and the service is extremely courteous. If you are not so hungry, so make do with one of their great shakes, you will...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank mortenbp
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We were strolling around Harlem and we had our fast lunch in this nice restaurant. Everything was good. The place itself it's worth a visit. From Italy.

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank francescodvba
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

When I was visiting NYC a group of us friends headed to Harlem Shake after we went to the Panorama Festival. The menu had great choices for food but I tried the veggie burger and it was so good!! I don’t eat beef or pork...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank alexnmartin1189
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I lived here during the crack epidemic and am thrilled with the changes. I came here with my Mom and 2 brothers for a birthday lunch. The food and service were OK, but the atmosphere was great Nice music, happy diners and the decor made...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Cmonique T
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bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
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179morganh
April 11, 2017|
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Response from vburnhamxxx | Reviewed this property |
As Justin said before, contact the restaurant directly, but the fries are made of sweet potatoes, which naturally contains no gluten, and shakes are dairy based, which usually has no gluten either.
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