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Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

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53 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-2677
+1 212-427-7665
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 19:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

It was small and quaint the food was okay my daughter like the cheesecake that was on sale for a $1.99. I had the Cajun wings which would not spicy at all and I thought was very mild not enough flavor. This location was very close to our hotel on 40th Street and 7th Avenue so we was on the... More 

Thank mark d
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

If you like chicken, this is the place for you. Beats KFC by a clear mile! The food tasted as good as I remembered it from Jeddah, KSA. Go for the hot n spicy, you won't regret it. Fast food but utterly delicious, and the biscuits, mmmmm.

Thank donalddbhu
New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Very popular Louisiana-styled chicken chain restaurant. Staff works hard, food generally very good for what it is.

Thank Will M
White Plains
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

Great chicken, many styles. If u love chicken, Popeyes is great. comes as a meal. self service drinks

Thank JP J
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

I chose this place to eat because it seemed to be like KFC. I ate chicken tenders, biscuit and green beans. Chicken was great like this kind of chicken usually is, but rest were bad. Biscuit were not suitable for sour food more like a dessert. And the green beans, yak. If you want veggies in here don't take them.

Thank Sami L
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014

I got my dinner packed from the place - it was not the outlet given here but at 240 West 40th Street at Times Square & enjoyed the food. Back home in India, we generally have only KFC as an option to try fried chicken & other similar food items. So I wanted to try at some other place while... More 

Thank Mayur S
West Jefferson, NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

The service and food was really good. Also got free refills on soda not sweet tea. The bathroom and clean. The combo was good and was a lot. The biscuit was good. Good for the money and sure wasn't hard on the food budget.

Thank Kimberly W
Chorley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2011

Handy place to eat on the way back to our hotel. Staff friendly but chicken quality not up to KFC, although my wife says the side of fries and rice was excellent. tables could have been a little cleaner.

Thank Arleyboy
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2011

Hey it knocked kfc right off the chart! Pretty good if u have a deep fried high calorie craving

1 Thank nikkiie
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2010

I never get enough of this chicken place. I discovered this fast food chain on a trip to New Orleans. The people in New Orleans know good good and this is GOOD food. I like the spicy version. Some of their sides and not to great, but some are. The red beans, when served are usually good. I don't care... More 

1 Thank Sherry8itall

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Fast food, American, Cajun & Creole
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-2677
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-427-7665

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 you’ll discover some of the most beautiful blocks in the city, filled with handsome brownstones, soul food restaurants, corner shops, and scenic parks. For a taste of a real New York neighbourhood, it’s hard to top a visit to Harlem.
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