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Red Rooster Harlem

310 Lenox Avenue, New York City, NY 10027-4449
+1 212-792-9001
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
The American cuisine at Red Rooster Harlem has made a name for itself on TripAdvisor, where crowd favorites are the cornbread and the soup. One diner shared, "Awesome...More
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
310 Lenox Avenue, New York City, NY 10027-4449
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Trying to pull itself off as a "southern cooking" restaurant. The "fried" chicken was more like pan fried. Service staff were a little snooty for me.

Thank bevmul
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to get a reservation here at the last minute for Sunday brunch because of a last-minute cancellation. It is located right off the 125th subway stop so very accessible. We were 6 friends and they seated us right by the live music...More

Thank LKWendel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed on Lenox Av and had been recommended Roosters. We popped in for a drink on Thursday after a long day sight seeing. The atmosphere brilliant the music fantastic and the chicken wings to die for! We then all went for brunch on Sunday before...More

Thank LDC28
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time in Harlem and I was totally enchanted by my experience at the Red Rooster. I had read an article about the restaurant when it first opened and remember thinking that I’d want to visit someday but never thought I’d have...More

Thank Connie_Atlanta
Guest R, General Manager at Red Rooster Harlem, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Connie_Atlanta, We are enchanted by the wonderfully kind words in your review regarding your recent visit to Red Rooster Harlem! Thank you so very much for taking the time to let us know about your experience, and we look forward to having you as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been wanting to eat here for years and I finally made it and was not disappointed. The place is funky, playful and fun with cool vibe music and colorful art reflecting the local culture. The food is super tasty and creative. Try the popular...More

Thank rcarril
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun and cool brunch on Saturdays ! A must go in NYC! DJ is playing good songs, drinks are awesome, staff is helpful and friendly! Super recommended !

1  Thank AlomaSchmaltzRocha
Guest R, General Manager at Red Rooster Harlem, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for spreading some Red Rooster brunch love! We are ecstatic to read how much you enjoyed your visit; we appreciate your kind words. Please visit us again the next time you are in the neighborhood. All the best, Sheena and the Red Rooster Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had Sunday brunch in the main room and food and service are really good and well served. The place is packed, so reservation is recommended. The only thing that bother me was that the band plays at the bar area. So even though you...More

Thank marceloRioDeJaneiro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience!! We had reservations so didn't have to wait. Music was energetic, the ambiance was cool and the food... amazing! Inventive drinks (although to be honest, I didn't like my bourbon with maple syrup and chocolate bitters, too sweet). In 4 people,...More

Thank ana carolina f
Guest R, General Manager at Red Rooster Harlem, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We so appreciate your heartfelt review on Trip Advisor, Ana Carolina! Thank you for sharing your 5 star experience with us, and hope to welcome you back as our guest the next time you are in the neighborhood. Warmly, Sheena and the Red Rooster Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard great things about this place so made a trip to harlem during a visit to NYC for a late lunch. Ate at the bar , place as packed. Had the 3 course $25 set menu, great food. Fast service and attentive service...More

Thank Swannynz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really really good. Our waitress Cheyenne was patient and attentive. The Mac and Cheese was very cheesy and all the sides were amazing. We only waited 25 minutes to be seated and the pre game drinks were on point. There is a...More

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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Celeste G
25 November 2017|
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Response from Guest R | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in Red Rooster Harlem. Generally speaking, our week night performances start approximately 8:00 PM, give or take 30 minutes each way. We hope this information is helpful, and we look... More
12 November 2017|
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Response from Guest R | Property representative |
Hello NJWB2015! Thank you for your interest in Red Rooster Harlem's Sunday Brunch. Reservations are highly recommended, especially for a group of 5. Looking forward to having you as our guest one day soon. Warmly, Red... More
21 April 2017|
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Response from J P | Reviewed this property |
Unless you get there real esrly I doubt you'll even get a bar seat. Good luck☺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Lenox Avenue, New York City, NY 10027-4449
    (Between 125th and 126th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-792-9001
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Harlem, Red Rooster serves comfort food celebrating the roots of American cuisine and the diverse culinary traditions of the neighborhood. Named in honor of the legendary Harlem speakeasy, Chef Marcus Samuelsson brings his passion for food to the neighborhood he calls home.
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