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Latin Flavor on a Plate – La Fonda Boricua

Latin Flavor on a Plate – La Fonda Boricua

After passing several Spanish food restaurants, a bakery or two, a brand spanking-new diner one may not recognize, you continue on your trek up Lexington Avenue. Your destination is a neighborhood staple called La Fonda Boricua. As someone more familiar with the westside of Harlem than the east, I learned about La Fonda Boricua, again, [...]

October 22, 2008 | 4 Comments More
Southern Comfort Food in the Comfort of Harlem — Melba’s Restaurant Review

Southern Comfort Food in the Comfort of Harlem — Melba’s Restaurant Review

Photo: Flickr.com As self-proclaimed “foodies” my husband and I are avid Food Network watchers. Coupled with my husband’s subscription to Bon Appetit magazine we often impress visitors (be they friend or family) with our impulsive decision to make a recipe of mac and cheese while spicing it up with salsa. Or making a batch of [...]

October 2, 2008 | 0 Comments More