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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
University
“The University was founded in 1754 by Alexander Hamilton, prior to America's establishment as a sovereign state, and was known King's College. Today, it's one of the world's leading education institution and one of the eight Ivy League universities. The campus itself is beautiful and worth a stroll through the grand gates on Broadway. ”
  • 256 locals recommend
Church
“This is the 4th Church and Cathedral combination in the world! Magnificent interior and exterior architecture. ”
  • 225 locals recommend
Southern-inspired barbecue served in a vivacious hall
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“forget your diet, wear casual clothes so not covered in the barbecue sauce, yes its finger licking good! Proximity to the Hudson waterfront allows you to think about walking off it off, or hey you can actually walk, all the way to Chelsea Piers and beyond...”
  • 149 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
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“The best bagels place in this neighborhood, and probably in the entire city. Many New Yorker's favorite is everything bagel (standard flour with mixed topping: poppy seed, sesame seeds, onion flakes, garlic flakes, and pretzel salt) A New York classic is smoked lox with cream cheese on a bagel of your choice. Cash only. ”
  • 97 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Excellent vista onto the Hudson River and the New Jersey waterfront...photos plz”
  • 72 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“By 125th street 1 train station, 10 mins walk from home. Being in Japan for a year, I would say this place is a decent place for Japanese ramen. Try the crab meat saland and spicy donkatsu ramen. Oh, and try the Asahi draft beer too. ”
  • 79 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“Amazing craft cocktails with a cool hip Atmosphere. Great for couples or friends looking for a new cool spot!”
  • 80 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“I recommend the walnut hamentashen and the almond horns. For comfort food, they have the best chocolate chip cookie I've ever tasted. Cash only.”
  • 89 locals recommend
Park
“This 30-acre park has distinctive natural geography of a rugged cliff. There are playgrounds, basketball courts, and baseball/softball diamonds, plus a waterfall and pond. Catch some shade or sun - there are open and tree-covered areas alike. A great spot to have a picnic or stroll. ”
  • 67 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“ Southern classics served in a retro setting that's relaxed & homey by day, bustling in the evening. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great spot for your breakfast, brunch or lunch needs. Many healthy options and a trendy vibe makes it a nice experience to eat there. It can be a little more pricy. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Diner
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“Popular as the "Seinfeld diner" that was featured in the television show! Solid food also.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“My favorite Italian restaurant uptown. Great ambiance (especially if you sit in the back area). Great Menu with plenty of options for any dietary restrictions. Phenomenal wait staff.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Park
“This park is full of charm and wonder. The long stairs that go down into the park and then climb up and take you to the Far West Side are full of adventure. It's always fun to go through a stroll in the park and cross from Harlem into Morningside Heights and vice-versa. There is a trail for runners and ample green space for recreational activities. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
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“Though it's not exactly cheap, (honestly, not restaurants in Harlem are) Zoma is one of my favorites in the neighborhood! The staff is friendly and laidback and the food is some of the best. I highly recommend the Doro Wett!”
  • 57 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Another fantastic brunch restaurant that will definitely require a reservation. ”
  • 41 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Southern-inspired barbecue served in a vivacious hall
“forget your diet, wear casual clothes so not covered in the barbecue sauce, yes its finger licking good! Proximity to the Hudson waterfront allows you to think about walking off it off, or hey you can actually walk, all the way to Chelsea Piers and beyond...”
  • 149 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
“By 125th street 1 train station, 10 mins walk from home. Being in Japan for a year, I would say this place is a decent place for Japanese ramen. Try the crab meat saland and spicy donkatsu ramen. Oh, and try the Asahi draft beer too. ”
  • 79 locals recommend
Speakeasy
“Amazing craft cocktails with a cool hip Atmosphere. Great for couples or friends looking for a new cool spot!”
  • 80 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
“ Southern classics served in a retro setting that's relaxed & homey by day, bustling in the evening. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great spot for your breakfast, brunch or lunch needs. Many healthy options and a trendy vibe makes it a nice experience to eat there. It can be a little more pricy. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Diner
“Popular as the "Seinfeld diner" that was featured in the television show! Solid food also.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“My favorite Italian restaurant uptown. Great ambiance (especially if you sit in the back area). Great Menu with plenty of options for any dietary restrictions. Phenomenal wait staff.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
“Though it's not exactly cheap, (honestly, not restaurants in Harlem are) Zoma is one of my favorites in the neighborhood! The staff is friendly and laidback and the food is some of the best. I highly recommend the Doro Wett!”
  • 57 locals recommend

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