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Inwood offers beautiful parks, plenty of history in Manhattan | am New York

Inwood offers beautiful parks, plenty of history in Manhattan | am New York

By Patrick McGovern With its copious parkland, history and waterfront, Inwood offers residents a respite from the rest of the city. Located on the northern tip of Manhattan, the neighborhood features a forest with glacial caves once used by Native Americans, at Inwood Hill Park on its western edge by the Hudson River. A 20-minute […]


The Essential Guide to Washington Heights | am New York

The Essential Guide to Washington Heights | am New York

By Danielle Valente Real estate prices aren’t the only thing booming in uptown Manhattan right now — so is the Washington Heights art scene. From independent shops to non-profit organizations, the area is bursting with civic-minded creative types. “There are a lot of really engaged people up here — as there should be in any […]


Uptown Video: My Washington Heights – A Guided Tour

Uptown Video: My Washington Heights - A Guided Tour

The good folks at Brick Underground TV take you on a guided tour of Washington Heights with lifelong Washington Heights resident Dennis Golin as the funny and knowledgeable tour guide. From the United Palace, to the Cloisters, to the Shabazz Center and many places in between, the video does a stand up job of properly […]


Eating Along the A Line: Washington Heights/168th St. stop | NY Daily News

Eating Along the A Line: Washington Heights/168th St. stop | NY Daily News

BY Rachel Wharton | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Broadway gets a bit hilly where the A train hits the Washington Heights/168th St. station. When the neighborhood’s steep streets give you an appetite, here’s where to eat. Taste of La casa The nickname of the 36-year-old Margot Restaurant might be “the basement,” but it’s more like […]


11 Foods You’re Missing Out On In Washington Heights And Inwood | BuzzFeed

11 Foods You're Missing Out On In Washington Heights And Inwood | BuzzFeed

There’s no shortage of tacos or tamales in New York, but when’s the last time you had a heaping plate of mangu or a slice of bizcocho Dominicano? For a full self-guided food and historical tour of Washington Heights and Inwood, click here. 1. Dominican Sushi from MamaSushi myri_liz / Via instagram.com MamaSushi stuffs their […]


Edible Manhattan: A Self-Guided Dominican Food Tour of Washington Heights & Inwood

Edible Manhattan: A Self-Guided Dominican Food Tour of Washington Heights & Inwood

This article was originally published in Edible Manhattan. By Marissa Finn There’s no shortage of tacos or tamales here in New York, but when’s the last time you had a heaping plate of mangu or a slice of bizcocho Dominicano? By combining Spanish, African and Middle Eastern influences with the foods of the island’s indigenous […]


Time Travel Tuesdays: Dominican Culture – Uptown in the Caribbean | NY Times

Time Travel Tuesdays: Dominican Culture - Uptown in the Caribbean | NY Times

By SETH KUGEL Published: October 28, 2007 NEW YORK doesn’t look like the Caribbean, and this time of year it doesn’t feel much like it either. But decades of immigration have brought an undeniable Caribbean undercurrent to the city. And no country has sent more of its rhythm or soul here in recent decades than […]


Time Travel Tuesdays: Dominican Restaurants: A New Beat in Nueva York | NY Times

Time Travel Tuesdays: Dominican Restaurants: A New Beat in Nueva York | NY Times

By DAISANN McLANE Published: May 27, 1992 TEMPTATION, not rice and beans, is the specialty of New York City’s flourishing new Dominican restaurants. At El Lina in Inwood, seductive aromas billow from the door, making the unassuming diner a cinch to find. Step down from the No. 1 train at the 207th Street station, then […]


My Fave Meal Uptown: Camarones Al Horno @ El Lina

My Fave Meal Uptown: Camarones Al Horno @ El Lina

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) This is my favorite meal in my favorite Dominican restaurant Uptown, El Lina on 500 West 207th Street. The name alone, Camarones al Horno (Baked Shrimp) does this dish no justice. It should be called Baked Awesomeness or something more fitting of its deliciousness. The shrimps are cooked to perfection and […]


El Lina: The Best Little Dominican Restaurant in Washington Heights

El Lina: The Best Little Dominican Restaurant in Washington Heights

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) A disclaimer: the best Dominican restaurant in Washington Heights is not actually in Washington Heights…but smack dab in the center of Inwood. That said, this place is real easy to miss, located on 207th Street, right off of Nagle Avenue. Literally steps away from the elevated 1 train station and its […]


NY Daily News Declares John's Fried Chicken the Best in NYC

  BY Led Black (@Led_Black) John’s Fried Chicken 512 W. 207th St., (212) 567-6489 Even though I am personally not a huge fan of John’s Fried Chicken, it’s a big deal to be declared the best fried chicken spot in all of New York City. If I’m on 207th street and in the mood for […]


El Malecon – A Dominican Cuisine Machine

El Malecon - A Dominican Cuisine Machine

BY Led Black  (@Led_Black) El Malecon (4141 Broadway at 175th St) is a machine. I mean that in a good way, as in El Malecon is an efficient and delicious Dominican cuisine machine. Great food, great service with a healthy measure of good old Dominican hospitality to match. What more could you ask for? In […]

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