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110th to 150th streets, New York City, NY
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Neighborhood covering the north section of Manhattan Island.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
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110th to 150th streets, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

definitely an area that has changed dramatically over the years. Much better stores and definitely restaurants. It is still a hustle, bustle area especially around 125 street.

2  Thank Rschagrin
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

This area of New York is not at all what we imagined it to be before arriving in the US of A. The people are generally friendly and helpful and it has a good neighbourhood/community feel to it. There are good Restaurants to eat at...More

2  Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 26 October 2014

My friend Dennis and I went to New York and enjoyed all of the attractions one by one, Central Park is beautiful. We walked more than 80 blocks in New York enjoying every moment, finally we came to Sylvia's for lunch and the service and...More

1  Thank Toniisabella
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Recently visited NYC and hopped on the uptown bus to Harlem. This is a must in my book. Get off at 125th st and walk the shopping strip. lots of street vendors line the path plus well priced shops you wouldn't find elsewhere, and it's...More

1  Thank John&Joy
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Okay place to be but nothing to do with downtown and what happens there. Man must visit the upper east and west side so as to see that New York city has its ups and downs!!

1  Thank mdilav
Reviewed 24 September 2014

forget everything you may have been told about Harlem, it's a great place. the area is lovely and clean, and forget about trouble, unless you go looking you wont find any. Like any area in YOUR home town there will be areas you should perhaps...More

3  Thank peter b
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Harlem is such an eclectic neighborhood with lots of history and so many fantastic restaurants! We stayed in a vacation rental walk-up that was close to the subway as well as many food and entertainment options. Sylvia's and The Red Rooster were right around the...More

1  Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

I love Harlem! There are beautiful brownstones, local markets with fresh fruit and vegetables, great restaurants like Red Rooster. There are great parks and mucho history. It is a melting pot of beautiful people from all over the world. Harlem is exciting and colorful.

1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 27 August 2014

We spent a morning walking through parts of Harlem on our way from Lenox Ave to Dinosaur BBQ via 122nd St W and Riverside Church. I must say what a great walk we had marveling at the glorious Brown Stone terraces down those leafy streets....More

2  Thank Mark.Atkinson
Reviewed 27 August 2014

We took the uptown bus tour and it goes around Central Park on a clockwise route and we passed on Harlem. There are many stores for shopping that you normally do not find downtown. From there, we started walking along Museum Av and checked the...More

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As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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27 September 2016|
Response from car9797 |
Wanted to know about the flea market in Harlem. I've been told they have the best deals on shopping there in Harlem, just didn't want to pass in up. Everyone shopping for bargains these days?
22 August 2016|
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Response from Marciahi | Reviewed this property |
Harlem has become very upscale and is completely safe. I would not worry.
24 June 2016|
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Response from salsitanyc | Reviewed this property |
"Take the 'A' Train, Its the fastest way to Harlem"..... advised Ellington & Ella Fitzgerald in this famous song AND it still is! Goes express from 42nd Street to Columbus Circle to 125thSt (8th Av/FDBlvd). "You'll be there... More