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Charles Southern Style Kitchen

2841 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York City, NY 10039-2161
+1 212-926-4313
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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28 Aug 2016
“Great Fried Chicken Dinner and nice size meal”
17 May 2016
“Best soul food in the city”
Closes in 15 min
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2841 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York City, NY 10039-2161
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stopped at Charles Fried Chicken to what was surprisingly his last day in this location. He will be closing the end of today and moving to a new location on 137th Street which means he will be closer to the CUNY campus. Good for...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 18 May 2016

the Fried chicken, Mac and Cheese, candied yams and red velvet cake are to die for. And at a really cheap price, you can't lose!

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Start with the pan-fried chicken - the crust is perfectly crisp without a hint of grease, cuddling moist and tender meat. Collard greens, mac and cheese, every side is soulful and comforting. Go for the buffet and taste the ribs and beans. There were six...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Everything in Charles is great. The chicken is the best I have had in any soul food restaurant. The mac&cheese is my favorite.

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Reviewed 21 July 2011

I've been to most of the ones that make the "lists" -- Hill Country, Redhead, Momofuku -- and this is by far the best fried chicken in NYC. The place is not much to look at, and there are very few tables, so it's really...More

Thank maisany
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Reviewed 23 April 2008

Best fried chicken in NYC... love the pulled pork too. Plus Charles himself is a great guy.. once when we got takeout they forgot to give us our okra. Charles himself delivered it to our apartment in Harlem!

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Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2841 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York City, NY 10039-2161
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-926-4313
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