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El Malecon Restaurant

4141 Broadway, New York City, NY 10033-3702
+1 212-927-3812
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“mofongo” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
4141 Broadway, New York City, NY 10033-3702
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, big portions and good price. I had the chicken breast and steak with rice and beans and my brother had the chicken and shrimp linguine. For dessert he had the carrot cake and I had the flan. We will definitely be back on...More

Thank ksdt2005
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This place was extremely busy and just a tad loud, but so worth it. The service is quick once you are seated. Fresh food and very affordable. My family and I all had different dishes and they were all so very yummy and filling. Portions...More

Thank GataGorda69
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to eat Roasted chicken is the best in town, good prices. Ll definitely come back and try it again

Thank Juvenal L
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The roasted pollo is delicious. I use to thane it to go . The service is super fast and the prices very affordable. Definitely to try if you are in Washington heights.

Thank Emanuele B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

You can tell you're in a good place when the locals eat there - and plenty of them do, as well as the constant stream of people getting a take-out. Very tasty!

Thank Jay517
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Modern lighting mixed with retro walls and beams create a nice atmosphere. Try the oxtail, roast pork, and of course, the mofongo. Along with the huge serving of rice and beans, you will be satisfied for hours. Service can be a little spotty when it...More

Thank dadrulz
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Malecon is known because of their delicious rotisserie chicken. I recommend it with any side that your heart desires. It's mouth watering smell satisfies you to the last bit.

Thank Sophy B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Want to sample great Dominican, Puerto Rican, or Cuban fare? This is the place. Always crowded, locals know this is the place for some home-cooked food. It's busy, noisy, and delicious. Definitely order the whole rotisserie chicken. With two side dishes, the dinner special is...More

Thank TOVoyageur
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place has the best rotisserie chicken and is really popular. My family and I love the food. The portion size is really big. The tres Leches cake is also really good. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone looking for a good Spanish...More

Thank Kimberly W
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Crowded and noisy, no reservations accepted, and always - *always* - a line at the door. Doesn't sound like a 5-star, eh? Well, it's worth the wait, no matter how long it is, so shut up and get in line. Chicken is their thing, but...More

Thank DoctorJoeE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4141 Broadway, New York City, NY 10033-3702
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-927-3812
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